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International Uilleann Piping Day (IUPD) 2021

November 6

International Uilleann Piping Day, a global celebration of the unique Irish pipes or ‘uilleann pipes’, will take place around the world on Saturday 6th November 2021.

This co-ordinated day of piping activity organised by Na Píobairí Uilleann, is aimed at raising awareness of this iconic Irish instrument. Depending on the local Covid-19 restrictions in place at the time, events will be held online or in person.

As in previous years, piping recitals, exhibitions, on-line broadcasts and discussions explaining the instrument and how it is made will take place across different time zones and those interested in learning more about the uilleann pipes can attend an activity in your locality or tune into online activities through the Facebook site https://www.facebook.com/uilleannpipingday set up specifically for this event.

Anyone interested in getting involved or hosting an event should email maeve@pipers.ie  

 

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November 6
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