BelfastTrad offers 30 classes per week in traditional Irish music in the Crescent Arts Centre in Belfast, situated between Queen's University and Shaftesbury Square, and 5 weekly Dance Classes held nearby in Rosemary Hall behind All Souls' Church in Elmwood Avenue. 

We also support sean nós dance classes in Bangor and Lurgan, sets ceilis at Belfast Castle and the monthly Belfast Singing Circle held upstairs in the Garrick bar. We also run a full program of masterclasses, lectures and other events.

Our classes are open to everyone 12 and up. Younger students can start  at our BelfastTrad Youth classes in conjunction with St Bride's Parish Music School.

We believe that everyone's life can be improved with a bit of music and dancing. Come join in the craic!


Our next term of classes will start the week of September 11, 2017. Enrolment opens though this website August 20th. Sign up for our mailing list to be notified of all our events.

See Events Calendar for more info