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Ralph Rolle @ the Rock School

Legendary Drummer, Ralph Rolle (Nile Rodgers, Chic, Sting, Bono, Erykah Badu, John Legend and Paul Simon, to name a small few!) dropped in to give an inspiring workshop to Contemporary...

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BCFE Student’s Eurovision 2018

We are proud to share that former BCFE Rock School student Mark “Cappy” Caplice (pictured left) is one of the co-writers for Ireland’s entry for the Eurovision Song Contest 2018. The...

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Ceoltóir to include instrument making strand

Instrument Making at BCFE Ballyfermot College of Further Education is pleased to announce that the college will be offering an instrument making strand. This will be run in conjunction with the...

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Bowie’s guitarist @ the Rock School

Dublin born guitar legend Gerry Leonard (David Bowie, Suzanne Vega, Rufus Wainwright, Spookyghost) dropped in to give an inspiring guitar and industry workshop to music students in BCFE last week. Gerry...

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Daoiri Farrell, Traditional Music Course Graduate,...

Daoiri Farrell, Traditional Music Course Graduate, wins two BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards. Daoiri had been nominated in 3 Categories. On the night he won, Best Traditional Track  for the...

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Kevin Burke visits Ceoltóir

Kevin Burke visits Ceoltóir (HND in Irish Traditional Music Performance) to do a workshop just last week. Kevin is an ex member of The Bothy Band (and many other bands). He...

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