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Photos from one of our many youth sessions. This one was on Feb 17,2013
 
Murphy Roche Annual General Meeting 2012 followed by a session.
 
In our club's historic and most memorable event to date, over 100 members attended the 2012 All Ireland Fleadh and won gold!    

The students and members of Murphy Roche Irish Music School were treated to Tea and a session with Chicago's own Liz Carroll.
  Murphy Roche Irish Music school and club rang in 2011 with a session at Irish Legends. At 6pm, midnight Irish time, we celebrated the (Irish) new year as the bells of Christ Church, Dublin rang,
   
 

The 2009 Fox Valley Folk festival was another stunning success with beautiful weather. As always a great time was had by all at our two performances and the picnic and session that followed.
   
 
The sun was shining on a bright and warm glorious fall day for the 2008 Fox Valley folk festival.  This was only fitting as the 2007 festival was cancelled because Island Park in Geneva where it is held was under water.
   

2006 was out third time to play at the Fox Valley folk festival. We performed on one of the stages and then held a session afterwards.  A great time was had by all.
 
Photos from Murphy performance at Gaelic Park festival Memorial Day 2009.
 
Murphy Roche Irish Music Club has been a regular performer at the University of Chicago Folk Fest (pictures from 2010)
   

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Murphy Roche hosting visitors from the Sean Tracy branch of Comhaltas in  Dublin at our session in the Irish Legends (August, 2013).
 
New Year's Eve 2012 at the Irish Legends. Our second - soon to be annual - New Year's eve party -on Irish time!
    
Some more pictures from out weekly session at the Irish Legends in Willowbrook.
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Murphy Roche welcomes Adrian, Attracta and Roisin Brady to dinner followed by a session at Irish Legends.
   
Photos  from Murphy Roche's performance at Gaelic Park festival Memorial Day 2012.
   
   
A selection of photos from the 2012 Midwest Fleadh at the Irish American Heritage Center in Chicago.
   
 
If you've been to our session you might see a picture of yourself here!
   
Our Music school sponsored a work shop with all four members of the Brock McGuire band during their 2008 visit to Chicago. Admission was free for members.
   
 
Musicians and dancers flocked to Chicago for the 2006 North American Conventions hosted by Murphy Roche.
Photos from one of the many youth sessions hosted by Murphy Roche (January 2, 2010)
    
"The cat on the fiddle case"  -- now there's a tune waiting to be written!  Here are just some more pictures of our club



Special thanks to Tim Jedlicka who has done much of the work with our web albums and has  captured these wonderful memories for us all to enjoy.

 

Our club and Music school participates in and sponsors several events where all club members are welcome to attend.

These range from sessions, performances, workshops, dances and socials.

In most cases, where admission applies, these events are free to our members.

 


If you are interested in Irish music and heritage and are looking for a home for your interests please consider joining us.

Dues are modest and the rewards are... priceless!

For further information please contact us.