Cork Folk Fest – Piping Tionól

This year we are having our club Tionól during the Cork Folk Festival. See below for full details. Detail on our annual concert in the festival to follow.

Tionól 2017

Saturday September 30th:  09:30 => 17:00

Sunday   October      01st:  10:00 => 13:00

at Wilton SMA Hall

Directions: Opposite the main entrance to Cork University Hospital and adjacent to Wilton Shopping Centre & the SMA Church (Google Maps link)

Beginner-level Uilleann Piping Class

Maximum of 5 in class*, each with a minimum piping experience of one year.

CLASS FEE: € 25 p.p.

Tutor (Saturday 09:30-17:00)  :  John Byrne

Tutor (Sunday   09:30-13:00)  : Anthony Ruby

Intermediate/Advanced Uilleann Piping Class

Maximum of 5 in class*, each with a minimum piping experience of two years.

CLASS FEE: € 25 p.p.

Tutor: Diarmaid Moynihan

Uilleann Reed-Making Class (Saturday only)

Maximum of 8 in class*

CLASS FEE: € 25 each

Tutors: John Mitchell & Dave Hegarty

*NOTE: A maximum-per-class quota ensures that attendees receive adequate individual attention over the weekend.

Registration

To guarantee a place please register in advance via

E-Mail         – CorkPipersClub@GMail.com

Telephone   – 085 742 6565  or (021) 438 5632   (John)

Unfortunately, we can’t take complete beginners for the Beginner-level Piping class because beginner generally needs hours of initial practice just learning to play the scale properly on the chanter of a set of pipes.  Beginners overcome that hurdle ‘home alone’!

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