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 ...

Pipers at Culture Night

Pipers at Culture Night
We were delighted to be part of the Culture Night in Cork again this year. The event seems to get bigger and more varied each year and the weather played no small part in the throngs of people around Cork on Friday. It was great to see the Culture Night buses passing with live music ...

Culture Night 2015

Culture Night 2015
We were delighted to be invited by Cork City Council to play at this year’s Culture Night in Cork. We ended up playing at the Cork Bus Station which was a first for all involved. It was a lovely experience with good interaction with people waiting for their bus but the highlight of the evening ...

Uilleann pipe classes for Autumn 2015

The next set of classes will start on Thursday September 24th at 8pm at the SMA Hall in Wilton. As always we aim to cater for beginners and improvers in two separate classes. To ensure we have sufficient numbers to run these, can you let us know that you will be attending either via commenting ...

Tomas O Canainn Mass in Glanmire

Tomas O Canainn Mass in Glanmire
The Glanmire News had news of a mass for Tomás O Canainn which is to be held on August 31 at 10.30am in Glanmire. This is a mass composed by Tomás, Aifreann Chomcille, so it’s a lovely tribute to the kindest and wittiest of pipers.

International Uilleann Piping Day 2013 Pictures

Another International Uilleann Piping Day has come and gone. We played again at the Cork City Music Library which is always an enjoyable venue to play at. This year we had John Murphy, Kevin Moore, myself (Donal O Caoimh) just as we had last year but we had a new piper along this year also. ...

International Uilleann Piping Day 2013

International Uilleann Piping Day 2013
A few of us will be playing tomorrow (Sat 19th Oct) in Cork City Music Library at 3pm as part of the International Uilleann Piping Day. As usual, it will be an informal setting so come along and request tunes or ask us questions. If you are not a member of the music library in ...

Cork Folk Festival 2013 2

It’s that time of year again and we have our uilleann pipes concert as usual on the Saturday afternoon upstairs in the Spailpin Fanach. We’re on at 2pm this year which is earlier than usual. Entry in is €10. Dan O’Callaghan, Ciarán Ryan, Diarmuid Grainger and a young piper from the Dungarvan area named Shannon ...

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 ...

Session tonight and recital on Saturday

2 club events this week. First up is the club session after classes on Thursday from 9.30pm in the Quayside Bar on Victoria Rd. This is near the R&H Hall on the road to Blackrock. Next up is a recital in Cork City Library mar chuid de Seachtain na Gaeilge. is dócha go mbeidh cúpla ...