Road to Dublin 2022-23

We are happy to announce the Road to Dublin – a series of weekend online events taking place between May 2022 and March 2023.

Road to Dublin website:

As it was still not possible due to the pandemic to organise the Dublin ESS Summer School in time for this year, we put forward an extended series of online events to give us all the opportunity to be in touch virtually and move together step by step towards the ESS Summer School 2023 in Dublin, Ireland, where we finally can meet up again in person.

The Road to Dublin 2022 – 2023 timeline:

28/29 May 2022 – 1. Online Event
November 2022 – 2. Online Event
December 2022 – ESS Online Concert
March 2023 – 3. Online Event  
Summer 2023 – Dublin ESS Summer School

We already can announce the line up for our 1. Online Event, the other event dates and details will be announced in due time.

Online Event – Saturday 28 May + Sunday 29 May 2022

We are particular happy to have, from the US Araki Kodō VI representing the oldest continuous shakuhachi lineage, as well as from Japan, Shiori Tanabe, representing the young and exciting new generation of the Tanabe shakuhachi family.

And we have a fine selection of European guest teachers too: Horacio Curti, Nina Haarer and Philip Horan.

The programme will have 10 sessions covering traditional and modern pieces, tips and technique and of course there will be moment to ro-buki together.

Registration for the 1. Online Event will open on the 9 April 2022


Hope to see you there!
ESS committee