2016 Line-up

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

The Theodosii Spassov Bulgarian Folk Quintet (Bulgaria)

Andy May Trio (Northumbria)

Morvan Massif (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

Kevin Rowsome

Eliot Grasso & Brandon Vance (USA)

Cúig

Réalta

Mairi Morrison

Connla

Pearse McMahon & Emmet Mulholland

Ceoltóirí Fèis an Earraich (Scotland)

Eamonn Curran

and more to be announced

 

9am

Academy workshops (and grading) - Armagh City Hotel

10am

Workshops - St. Malachy's Primary School
Fiddle 1 - David Doocey
Fiddle 2 - Clare Friel
Guitar - Ian Stephenson
Flute - Anna Friel
Uilleann Pipes beginners - Sinéad Lennon
Uilleann Pipes slow airs - Tiarnán Ó Duinnchinn
Scots Gaelic Singing - Anne Martin
Highland Pipes - Angus MacKenzie

Click here to book Workshops
11am

I am a Little Boat - Áras na bPíobairí

A performance for little people (under 6s) featuring Fiona Kelleher, George Hanover & Caoimhín Vallely

Tickets £3.75

12noon

Pipers and their Pipes - Armagh City Hotel
Interview/Discussion with David Power and Kevin Rowsome

12.15pm

I am a Little Boat - Áras na bPíobairí

A performance for little people (under 6s) featuring Fiona Kelleher, George Hanover & Caoimhín Vallely

Tickets £3.75

1pm

Lunchtime session - Embers Restaurant
Xavier Boderiou, Sylvain Barou, Jacques Pellen
Angus MacKenzie & Ewan Henderson

1.30pm

Lunchtime session - Market Place Theatre Bar & Bistro
Ceoltóirí Fèis an Earraich

2pm

Academy workshops - Armagh City Hotel

2pm

Session - Northern Bar
Brandon Vance, David Doocey, Louisa Bennion and Gerry Lappin

3pm

Junior Session - Áras na bPíobairí

3pm

Session - Turners
Cúig

4pm

Session - Victoria Bar
Andy May Trio, Angus MacKenzie, Ewan Henderson & Ross Martin

4.15pm

The Pipes, The Pipes - Market Place Studio Theatre

an Audio Visual Celebration of the Uilleann Pipes featuring Padraig McGovern, Maitiú Ó Casaide & John Tuohy, Lionel Palun and Donal Dineen

Tickets: £10.75

5pm

Session - Hole in the Wall
The Friel Sisters & Hajime Takahashi

5.30pm

Academy Session - Charlemont Arms Hotel
tutors and students

6pm

Session - Red Ned's
Sinead Lennon, Tiarnán Ó Duinnchinn, Cillian Vallely and Eamonn Curran

8pm

Uilleann Pipes Concert - St Patrick's CoI Cathedral

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

Tickets: £12.75

10pm

10.00pm - Session- Turners Bar

10pm

Festival Club - Charlemont Arms Hotel

featuring
Cúig
Réalta
Connla
Morvan Massif

Tickets: £5.75