2014 Line-up

Michael McGoldrick, Dezi Donnelly, Ed Boyd & John Joe Kelly

Anxo Lorenzo (Galicia)

Cormac Breatnach, Tola Custy & Laoise Kelly

Padraig McGovern & Peter Carberry

Mister Klof (France)

Anne Martin (Scotland)

Griogair Labhruidh (Scotland)

Mick O'Brien

Brian McNamara

Mikie Smyth

Gearóid Mac Lochlainn

Tiarnan O Duinnchinn

Cillian & Niall Vallely

Jimmy O'Brien Moran

Caoimhin O Fearghail

Noel Monahan

Niall & Conor Murphy


Barry Kerr

Justin Toner

Martin Meehan

Ceoltoiri Feis an Earraich

Mark Mohan

Tommy & Rosie Smyth

Ciaran & Niall Hanna

APC Piping Quartet

and more to be announced


Hooley at the Theatre

Friday 14th November 2014 - 8pm - Market Place Theatre


Over 15 Acts on 4 stages

including Michael McGoldrick Quartet; Anxo Lorenzo Trio (Galicia); Cormac Breatnach, Tola Custy & Laoise Kelly; Padraig McGovern & Peter Carberry; Mister Klof (France); Griogair Labhruidh (Scotland); Cúig; and many more

Tickets: £15


All-inclusive Festival Ticket

Limited number available

Accommodation in Armagh City Hostel*
Tickets to all concerts**


* this will be on a shared basis - 2 bed/4 bed/6 bed available

** 4 concerts - Hooley at the Theatre/Uilleann Pipes Concert/Master & Apprentice/Poet, Piper, Painter.

***Dinner Fri/Sat - Breakfast Sat/Sun - Lunch Sat. Breakfast and Dinner served in Armagh City Hostel - Lunch voucher for £5 redeemable at various city centre restaurants.

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Uilleann Pipes concert

Saturday 15th November 2014 - 7pm - St. Patrick's CoI Cathedral


Tiarnán Ó Duinnchinn, Padraig McGovern, Caoimhin O Fearghail, Mick O'Brien, Brian McNamara, Jimmy O'Brien Moran and Éamonn Curran.

Tickets £12



William Kennedy Academy of Piping

The William Kennedy Piping Academy brings a new dimension to the teaching and appreciation of uilleann piping through a comprehensive immersion course, covering all aspects of performance as well as the making and maintenance of uilleann pipes under the direction of universally respected pipers and artists.

Tutors include Tiarnán Ó Duinnchinn, Mick O Brien, Mikie Smyth, Cillian Vallely, Brian McNamara, Padraig McGovern, & Éamonn Curran.

Full details here.




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Workshop teachers announced

Fiddle - Tola Custy & Eoghan Neff
Accordion - Peter Carberry
Flute - Caoimhin O Fearghail
Singing - Anne Martin
Beginner uilleann pipes - Sinead Lennon
Highland pipes - Kevin Rodgers

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Session Schedule available now

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All-inclusive Festival Tickets now available

Accommodation, meals and tickets for all concerts for £135

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