2015 Line-up

Lúnasa

Boclé Bros. Band featuring Loïc Bléjean and Anxo Lorenzo (Brittany/Galicia/NYC)

"Compánach" featuring Fintan Vallely, Liz Doherty, Tiarnán Ó Duinnchinn, Roisín Chambers and Sibéal Davitt

Apples in Winter featuring Tommy Hayes, Mick O'Brien, Michelle Mulcahy, Karan Casey Carl Corcoran, Mary Francis Keenan and Cindy Cummins

Michelle and Louise Mulcahy with Caoimhín Ó Fearghail

Buille

Mischa MacPherson Trio (Scotland)

Jarlath Henderson

Jimmy O'Brien Moran & Jesse Smith

Cillian Vallely

Mick O'Brien

Bríd Harper, Harry Bradley & Padraig Rynne

Pádraig McGovern

Joe McKenna & Paul Bradley

Seán McKeon

Pipe Major Gordon Walker (Scotland)

Roddy MacLeod MBE (Scotland)

Mikie Smyth

Brian McNamara

Tiarnán Ó Duinnchinn

Four Winds

Daniel Bellón & Diego Maceiras (Galicia)

Dermot, Fintan & Emmet Mulholland

Cathal O'Neill, Conor Murphy & Rachel McGarrity

Connla

Strings Attached

and more to be announced

 

Hooley in the Charlemont

Friday 13th November 2015 - 8pm - Charlemont Hotel

Featuring

Lúnasa
Boclé Bros. Band featuring Loïc Bléjean (Brittany)
Michelle and Louise Mulcahy with Caoimhín Ó Fearghail
Buille
Mischa MacPherson Trio (Scotland)
Jimmy O'Brien Moran & Jesse Smith
Finlay MacDonald & Ross Martin (Scotland)
Bríd Harper, Harry Bradley & Padraig Rynne
Joe McKenna & Paul Bradley
Roddy MacLeod MBE (Scotland)
Pipe Major Gordon Walker (Scotland)
Four Winds
Daniel Bellón & Diego Maceiras (Galicia)
Dermot, Fintan & Emmet Mulholland
Cathal O'Neill, Conor Murphy & Rachel McGarrity
Connla
Strings Attached

Tickets: £15

 
 

Uilleann Pipes concert

Saturday 14th November 2015 - 8pm - St. Patrick's CoI Cathedral

Featuring

Pádraig McGovern
Mikie Smyth
Louise Mulcahy
Cillian Vallely
Jarlath Henderson
Seán McKeon

Tickets £12

 

 

 
         
 

Opening Concert

Thursday 12th November 2015 - 8pm - Áras na bPíobairí

"Compánach"

with Fintan Vallely, Liz Doherty, Tiarnán Ó Duinnchinn, Roisín Chambers and Sibéal Davitt

Tickets £7.50

Apples in Winter

Saturday 14th November 2015 - 3.15pm - St. Patrick's CoI Cathedral

featuring Tommy Hayes, Mick O'Brien, Michelle Mulcahy, Karan Casey Carl Corcoran, Mary Francis Keenan and Cindy Cummins

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. Teachers include Pádraig McGovern, Tiarná Ó Duinnchinn, Mikie Smyth, Brian McNamara, Seán McKeon and Eamon Curran.

Full details here

 

NEWS

All-inclusive Festival Tickets now available

Ticket for all concerts from Thursday to Sunday - £40

Ticket for all concerts from Friday to Sunday - £35 (doesn't include Opening Concert on Thursday)

Workshop teachers announced

Fiddle - Jesse Smith
Concertina - Michelle Mulcahy
Flute - Caoimhin O Fearghail and Louise Mulcahy
Scots Gaelic song- Mischa MacPherson
Sean-nós Dance - Sibéal Davitt
Beginner uilleann pipes - Sinead Lennon
Highland pipes - Ali Levack
Guitar - Innes Watson

Tickets £12

Select workshop

 

 

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