The Northeast Tionól

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

The 2024 Northeast TIonól will be held from October 18-21, 2024 at Gavin’s Irish Country Inn in East Durham, New York.

We are thrilled to announce our instructors for 2024! Online registration will open in July.


  • Joey Abarta
  • Sheila Friel
  • Sean Gavin
  • Ivan Goff
  • Fiachra O’Regan
  • Torrin Ryan
  • Cillian Vallely


  • Clare Friel
  • Patrick Ourceau


  • Benedict Koehler

Triage/Pipe Clinic

  • David Quinn

Tionól Registration Prices

Online registration will open in July, 2024. Registration prices for this year are listed below. Please note that this does not include accommodations and meals; contact Gavin’s directly at (518) 634-2582 to reserve and pay for your room and meals.

  • Early Bird (if you register before August 20): $190
  • Regular Registration (if you register between August 21 and September 30): $220
  • On-Site Registration (online registration closes starting October 1): $250
Group photo of 2023 tionol participants
Participants at the 2023 Northeast Tionól

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.