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 2022 Northeast TIonól will be held from October 14-16, 2022 at Gavin’s Golden Hill Resort in East Durham, New York.

Online registration is now open! Go to the Details page first to choose your workshop and then to the Event Registration page to sign up.

Instructors for 2022 are as follows:


  • Joey Abarta
  • Colm Broderick
  • Nicolas Brown
  • Eamonn Dillon
  • Sean Gavin
  • Preston Howard Wilde
  • Cillian Vallely


  • Benedict Koehler


  • Eimear Arkins
  • Alison Perkins


  • David Quinn

Registration fees for this year are as follows:

* Early Bird (between opening of registration and August 20): $165
* Regular Registration (if you register between August 21 and September 30): $185
* On-Site Registration (online registration closes starting October 1): $205

Please note that Gavin’s is sold out for the weekend; if you didn’t already reserve there you’ll need to find accommodations elsewhere (e.g., Shamrock House, Rose Motel, Blackthorne Resort).

Photo of participants and instructors at the 2018 Northeast Tionól
The Northeast Tionól 2018. Photo by Fel Bautista.

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.