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 ...

Tionól and Cork Folk Festival Concert

Next weekend sees 2 events on the Cork Pipers’ Club calendar. Firstly, we are holding our club tionól on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th of October. Classes are taught by the magnificent Mick O’Brien and Stephen Scales who will also be playing at our concert in the Folk Festival. Dave Hegarty is back again this ...

Gremlins and Upcoming Events

Firstly, apologies to those who have subscribed to this site and got an email full of links about 2013 posts. I have been updating the site lately and was trying out some nice new WordPress tools but somehow managed to give a list of posts from last year. This time of year we are busy ...

Tionol 2013

We are delighted to announce that the Cork Pipers Club Tionol takes place April 13-14. See below for details. We look forward to seeing you there.   VENUE: The SMA Wilton Community Hall. (Directly opposite the main entrance to the Cork University Hospital and adjacent to the SMA Church, Wilton.)   DATE:  The weekend of ...

Kilkenny Tionól this Weekend

News from our Cork-based Kilkenny member about a tionól in Kilkenny this weekend… The annual piping tionol in Kilkenny is on this weekend, 2nd-4th November. Piping classes are on all day Saturday and half day on Sunday. Tutors are Nollaig McCarthy and Tommy Keane with sessions on Friday and Saturday nights. There are also beginners ...

Johnny Cronin’s

Johnny Cronin's
The second tune from Jimmy Morrison at the club Tionol this year. [audio:http://www.corkpipersclub.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/Johnny-Cronins-Reel-Jimmy-Morrison.mp3] Save audio: Johnny Cronin’s (Reel) – Jimmy Morrison

The Honeymoon Reel

The Honeymoon Reel
The first tune from Jimmy Morrison at the club Tionol this year. [audio:http://www.corkpipersclub.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/The-Honeymoon-Reel-Jimmy-Morrison.mp3] Download audio file – Right-click and choose Save as.  

Tionol and CD Launch

I’m all piped out after the weekend with some mind-bending tunes from Jimmy Morrison at the Tionol and great tunes at the Spailpin for the club CD launch where we had 8 pipers playing at the same time. Some audio and tunes to follow but first off a few photos.  If you are interested in ...

Tionol 2012 April 28-29

The Cork Pipers Club tionól for 2012 is on this coming weekend.  We have beginner, improvers and reed-making classes.  Please register in advance at the relevant link below so we have an idea of the numbers.  We will be taking payment on the day, there is no online payment required. The venue is the Wilton ...

Tionól 2010

Cork Pipers’ Club present our 2010 Tionól on March 20 & 21 at the Wilton SMA Hall in Cork.  Eoin Ó Riabhaigh and Ciaran Ryan will be providing tuition for the pipes classes on the Saturday from 10am-1pm and again after lunch from 2-4.30pm.  Dave Hegarty will provide reedmaking classes at the same times on ...