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 2021 Northeast Tionól

The 2021 Northeast Tionól will be held on October 15-18, 2021 at Gavin’s Irish Country Inn in East Durham, New York. We are thrilled to announce our instructors for the event; see below! Online registration will open later this summer.


  • Joey Abarta
  • Nicolas Brown
  • Eamonn Dillon
  • Kara Doyle
  • Sean Gavin
  • Preston Howard Wilde
  • Cillian Vallely


  • Benedict Koehler


  • Eimear Arkins
  • Alison Perkins


  • David Quinn

Tionól Registration Prices

  • Early Bird (if you register before August 20; note that this date may change depending on when we open online registration): $165
  • Regular Registration (if you register between August 21 and September 30): $185
  • On-Site Registration (online registration closes starting October 1): $205
Accommodations are booked directly with Gavin’s Irish Country Inn, which is already getting close to sold out for the weekend. Rates for this year are $269 per person for 4 days/3 nights, or $538 for 4 nights; this includes all meals.

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.