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Seye Adelekan, live bassist from Gorrilaz...

PMCE student Aaron Kenny conducted an excellent interview with Seye Adelekan (left), singer/songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and live bassist for Gorillaz, this morning via Zoom (below). Congratulations to Aaron and a huge...

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BCFE Rock School student Lucy Blue...

BCFE Rock School celebrates the major label signing of current second year student Lucy McDonnell to Columbia Records in the UK. She is pictured (left) at the signing with label...

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Harp and mandolin to be added...

BCFE is pleased to announce that commencing September 2020 the Harp and Mandolin/Mandola will be added to the college’s instrument making strand. The Instrument Making strand runs in conjunction with the college’s...

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Photos and video of BCFest

Many congratulations to all who participated in BCFest, and made it such a great day. Photos are included below (and see also the link to the video). BCFest 2019 –...

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BCFE Nominations to RTE Folk Awards

BCFE were well-represented again on this year’s RTE Folk Awards shortlist. Rock School graduates Junior Brother (pictured left) and Lisa O’Neill were both nominated in various categories, as well as Daoirí Farrell...

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BCFE traditional musicians on the Sean...

In Ceoltóir news, one of our students Joe Byrne, is performing on a major concert in Liberty Hall this Saturday 28th. It is Na Piobairi Uilleann’s (NPU) flagship concert ‘The...

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Junior Brother at Electric Picnic

Former BCFE Rock School student Ronan Kealy (aka. Junior Brother) has taken the Irish music industry by storm this summer (see the full video below). According to Blindboy of the...

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BCFE Graduate Single Release with Odd...

BCFE student Sam Martin and his band  Odd Morris have released their debut single “What Might Be”.  Sam is a second year student on the Music and Event Management PMH...

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Instrument making at BCFE

Following on from last years successful pilot programme in instrument making, Ballyfermot College of Further Education (BCFE) is pleased to announce that the college is now offering an instrument making...

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