Autumn Classes 2017

The next set of uilleann pipe classes will begin on Thursday Sep 28th at 8pm in SMA Hall in Wilton. We cater for beginners and improvers in 2 separate classes. Each term is 12 weeks long and costs €100. Please let us know if you are joining us this term, especially those who currently have ...

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 ...

Spring term classes

The next set of classes will start next week Thursday 26th at 8pm in SMA Hall in Wilton. We have beginner and improver classes as always. The term lasts 12 weeks and costs €100 for the full term.  Get in touch via our Contact page if you want to enquire about these classes or leave a comment ...

Last class for 2016

Tonight is the last of the current term of classes. Hope to see you all tonight but, if not, have a great Christmas break and keep up the practice!  New set of classes will begin in late January. Details will be posted here in the new year.  Nollaig shona! 

View Across the Valley

View Across the Valley
This is a lovely reel I learnt from a concertina player at our session in Glanmire. Cracking tune when I can keep up with her! We usually play The Coming of Spring after this but sets are not set in stone, no matter what people tell you. This is a very slightly different version to ...

The Spike Island Lasses

We did this tune tonight in the improver’s class at Jim’s suggestion. Lovely 4 parter reel with a few tricky bits but worth persevering with. See different versions on The Session.

Autumn Classes 2016

We are starting our next set of uilleann pipe lessons this Thursday, September 29 at 8pm in the SMA Hall in Wilton. As usual, classes cost €100 for the 12 weeks with both beginners and improvers catered for.  We may have a number of club loan sets available so if you’re thinking of starting the ...

Na Ceannabháin Bhána

We did this little ditty in Autumn term. Also known as Little Canavan’s. See The Session for more versions.

Spring Classes 2016

The next set of classes will start on Thursday 21st January at Wilton SMA Hall. Beginners and improvers both kick off at 8pm and classes cost €100 for 12 weeks. Please let us know if you’re coming to classes this term in the comments below, on Facebook or on Twitter or by text. See details ...

The Dublin Reel

The Dublin Reel is another one of our recent tunes this Autumn. As usual, The Session has plenty of versions.