The Northeast Tionól

Participants at the 2014 Northeast Tionól. Photo by Larry Green

Participants at the 2014 Northeast Tionól. Photo by Larry Green

Held every year since 1986, the Northeast Tionól is a weekend of classes, workshops, and concerts focusing on the Irish uilleann pipes and fiddle.

The 2015 Northeast Tionól will be held on October 16-19, 2015, at Gavin’s Resort in East Durham, New York.

Online registration is now closed for the 2015 Tionól. If you missed the boat, you can still register on-site; see below.

We’re thrilled to announce our instructors for 2015! See the Instructors page for bios, photos, and links to video or sound clips.



  • Sheila Friel
  • Ivan Goff
  • Patrick Hutchinson
  • Caoimhín Ó Fearghail
  • Kieran O’Hare
  • Fiachra O’Regan
  • Anthony Santoro
  • Cillian Vallely


  • Jim Wenham


  • Liz Knowles
  • Oisín Mac Diarmada

Registration and Accommodation Fees

Tionól Registration Fees

  • $135 early bird (opening of registration through August 15)
  • $150 regular registration (Aug. 16 – Sept. 30)
  • $175 on-site registration

Gavin’s Resort Packages for the Tionól Weekend

Gavin’s is now sold out. If you’re not staying at Gavin’s but want to have meals there, meal rates for daytime guests are: $9.95 for breakfast; $10.95 for lunch and $21.95 for dinner.

Other places to stay in the area include:

If you want to share a room but don’t have a roommate, visit our blog and leave a comment on the 2015 Roommates and Transportation Sharing post.

Email List

If you’d like to join our email list to receive occasional announcements and updates, please click here.

Culture Ireland logoThe Northeast Tionól would like to acknowledge with appreciation the support we’ve received (financial and otherwise) over the years from Na Píobarí Uilleann. The tionól has also received support from Culture Ireland.