2016 Line-up

Liam O'Flynn, Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin, Paddy Glackin & Neil Martin

The Theodosii Spassov Bulgarian Folk Quintet (Bulgaria)

Andy May Trio (Northumbria)

Musique du Morvan (France)

Paddy Keenan & Niall Vallely

The Friel Sisters (Scotland)

The Finnegan McSherry Band featuring Brian Finnegan, John McSherry, Dónal O'Connor, Niall Murphy, Ed Boyd & John Joe Kelly

"The Pipes, The Pipes" featuring Padraig McGovern, Maitiú Ó Casaide, John Tuohy, Lionel Palun & Dónal Dineen

Xavier Boderiou with Sylvain Barou & Jacques Pellen (Brittany)

Ewen Henderson and Angus MacKenzie (Scotland/Cape Breton)

Anne Martin (Scotland)

Cillian Vallely, David Doocey & Ross Martin

Tiarnán Ó Duinnchinn & Laoise Kelly

Fiona Kelleher & Caoimhín Vallely

Calum Alex MacMillan (Scotland)

Sean McElwain & Martin McCormack

Jarlath Henderson

Mick O'Brien

David Power

Eliot Grasso (USA)

Kevin Rowsome

Cúig

Réalta

Connla

Pearse McMahon & Emmet Mulholland

Ceoltóirí Fèis an Earraich (Scotland)

Eamonn Curran

and more to be announced

 

Hooley in the Charlemont

Friday 18th November 2016 - 7.30pm - Charlemont Hotel

Featuring

Paddy Keenan & Niall Vallely
The Finnegan McSherry Band (featuring Brian Finnegan, John McSherry, Donal O'Connor, Niall Murphy, Ed Boyd & John Joe Kelly)
Theodossi Spassov Bulgarian Folk Quintet (Bulgaria)
Xavier Boderiou, Sylvain Barou & Jacques Pellen (Brittany)
Angus MacKenzie & Ewan Henderson (Scotland)
Andy May Trio (Northumberland)
Friel Sisters (Scotland)
Anne Martin (Scotland)
Calum Alex MacMillan (Scotland)
Cúig
Réalta
Connla
Jarlath Henderson
Pearse McMahon & Emmet Mulholland
Morvan Massif
Cillian Vallely, David Doocey & Ross Martin
Tiarnán Ó Duinnchinn & Laoise Kelly
Ceoltóirí Fèis an Earraich

Tickets: £15.75


 

Opening Concert

Thursday 17th November 2016 - 8pm - St. Patrick's CoI Cathedral

Featuring

Liam O'Flynn, Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin, Paddy Glackin and Neil Martin


Theodosii Spassov Bulgarian Folk Quintet


Tickets £19.95


 
         
 

Uilleann Pipes concert

Saturday 14th November 2016 - 8pm - St. Patrick's CoI Cathedral

Featuring

Paddy Keenan
Mick O'Brien
David Power
Eliot Grasso
Sheila Friel
Kevin Rowsome

Tickets £12.75


 

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 will include Pádraig McGovern, Kevin Rowsome, David Power, Eliot Grasso, Mick O'Brien and Eamonn Curran

Full details here

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All-inclusive Festival Tickets

Weekend tickets now available for a special price of £57.75.


The Pipes, The Pipes

an Audio Visual Celebration of the Uilleann Pipes

Saturday 19th November 4.15pm
Marketplace Studio Theatre
Featuring Padraig McGovern, Maitiú Ó Casaide & John Tuohy, Lionel Palun and Donal Dineen
Tickets £10.75