The Northeast Tionól

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 Northeast Tionól will be held on October 12-15, 2018, at Gavin’s Irish Country Inn in East Durham, New York.

  • See the Registration page for details on pricing and accommodations. PLEASE NOTE THAT ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED.
  • Gavin’s is sold out for accommodations; you’ll find suggestions for other places to stay on the Registration page.
  • Information on classes, workshop, and the event schedule is on the Details page.
  • If you need a lift (or can offer one) or are looking for a roommate, check out the Roommates and Transportation-Sharing blog post.

We’re thrilled to announce our instructors for the 2018 Northeast Tionól! Bios, photos, and links to videos or websites are available on the Instructors page


  • Tom Creegan
  • Eamonn Dillon
  • Ivan Goff
  • Benedict Koehler
  • Caoimhín Ó Fearghail
  • Kieran O’Hare
  • Torrin Ryan
  • Cillian Vallely


  • Pádraig O’Kane


  • Yvonne Casey
  • Liam O’Connor

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.