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NPU Annual Tionól

Na Píobairí Uilleann Annual Tionól 2018

Thursday May 24th

8.00pm CD LaunchA New Harvest  St Laurences Church, DIT Grangegorman

Concert will feature pipers on the CD:  Peadar Giles, Joseph Byrne, Kieran Joy, Robert Fell, Fionntan Byrne, Claire Fennell (MC Conor McKeon)

Friday 25th May

3.00pm to 7.00pm Reedmaking with Louis Priour and Mick O’Brien

8.00pm to 9.00pm Young Pipers Recital - Sean Neylon, Laura Ní Fhearraigh, Alain Carroll and Peter McKenna

9.00pm Pipers Chair

Saturday 26th May

10.30am – 3.30pm Piping Classes: Robbie Hannan, Caoimhín Ó Fearghail and Shelia Friel

10.30am to 3.30pm Reedmaking continues with Louis Priour and Mick O’Brien

1.00 pm to 3.00pm Radio Documentary “A Piper in the Streets Today”

4.00pm AGM

6.30 – 8.00pm Dinner

9.00pm Piping Recital Néillidh Mulligan, Pádraic Keane, Nollaig Mac Carthaigh, Sean McKiernan

10.30pm Pipers Chair

Sunday 27th May

11:00am Lecture ‘By Royal Appointment: Thomas Mahon (c.1801–92), Finea, Co. Westmeath, “Irish Piper to Her Majesty the Queen” by Seán Donnelly

12.30 Group Photograph

1.00pm Walking Tour taking in sites of piping significance  with Mick O’Connor

The NPU Annual Tionól will be held in 15 Henrietta Street, Dublin 1  (Headquarters).

To book any classes please email info@pipers.ie. Places for all classes are limited.

Below is a list of accommodation in the surrounding area for the Tionól. Suggestions of hotels, hostels and B&B’s are welcome and can be emailed to info@pipers.ie

Castle Hotel Gardiner  Row/Great Denmark St, D1 Dublin, Ireland http://www.castle-hotel.ie/
The Charles Stewart 5/6 Parnell Square East, D1 Dublin, Ireland www.charlesstewart.ie/
The Gresham Hotel 23 O’Connell Street Upper, North City, Dublin, D01 C3W7 www.gresham-hotels-dublin.com/Plaza-Hotels/Dublin‎
Maldron Smithfield Smithfield Square, Smithfield, Dublin 7, D07 RF2Y http://www.maldronhotelsmithfield.com/
Maldron Parnell Street Parnell Square W, Rotunda, Dublin 1 http://www.maldronhotelparnellsquare.com/
Jurys Inn Moore Street Plaza, Parnell St, Dublin 1, D01 E0H3 https://www.jurysinns.com/hotels/dublin/parnell-street
Belvedere Hotel 1 Denmark Street Great, Rotunda, Dublin 1, D01 PP66 http://www.belvederehoteldublin.com/
Cassidys Cavendish Row, Upper O’Connell Street, Rotunda, Dublin 1 http://www.cassidyshotel.com/
Holiday Inn Express 28-32 O’Connell Street Upper, Rotunda, Dublin 1, D01 T2X2 https://www.ihg.com/holidayinnexpress/hotels/gb/en/reservation
Charleville Lodge 268-272 North Circular Road, Phibsborough, Dublin, D07 DT61 www.charlevillelodge.ie/
The Gate Hotel 80 – 81 Parnell Street, D1 Dublin, Ireland www.gatehoteldublin.com/
The Morrison Dublin Ormond Quay Lower, D1 Dublin, Ireland https://www.morrisonhotel.ie/
Handels Hotel Temple 16-18 Fishamble Street, Temple Bar, D2 Dublin www.thekeycollection.ie/handelshotel.html
Harveys Guest House 11 Upper Gardiner Street, D1 Dublin, Ireland www.harveysguesthouse.com/
Marian Guest House 21 Upper Gardiner Street, D1 Dublin, Ireland www.marianguesthouse.ie
Fleet Street Hotel 19/20 Fleet Street, D2 Dublin, Ireland https://www.fleethoteltemplebar.com/
The Morgan Hotel 10 Fleet Street, D2 Dublin, Ireland www.themorgan.com/
Fitzsimons Hotel Temple Bar 21-22 Wellington Quay, Temple Bar, Dublin, Ireland https://www.fitzsimonshotel.com/
Wynn’s Hotel 35-39 Lower Abbey Street, D1 Dublin www.wynnshotel.ie/
Arlington Hotel O’Connell Bridge 23-25 Bachelors Walk, O’Connell Bridge, D1 Dublin https://www.arlington.ie/
The Aisling Hotel Parkgate St, Arran Quay, Dublin 8 www.ashlinghotel.ie/