Ceol na Coille Summer School 9th -13th July 2018

Bookings now open for Ceol na Coille. Founded by Burnfoot native Paul Harrigan, Ceol na Coille has become one of the top summer schools for traditional music with this year having a superb line up of renowned tutors on a wide range of instruments.

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Moxie in Concert Sun 11th October

Inishowen Traditional Music Project
Autumn Series presents

Moxie in Concert

Sun 11th OctoberThe Colgan Hall-Carndonagh plus special workshops with Moxie  Sat 10th and Sun 11th October

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The Donegal Fiddle Tradition -Workshop, Talk and Recital -The Wee Hall, Culdaff-Sat 25th April

The Donegal Fiddle Tradition
donegal-fiddle2.irWorkshop, Talk and Recital
Saturday 25thApril 2015 – The Wee Hall Culdaff
The Inishowen Traditional Music Project along with Cairdeas na bhFidiléirí hosts The   Donegal Fiddle Tradition to look at the varying styles and repertoire in Donegal fiddle playing.

Workshops 11pm-1pm (Intermediate -advanced) Tutors  include Paul O’Shaughnessy and Martin Mc Ginley . This workshop is aimed at intermediate to advanced players. Booking is essential in order to facilitate levels. Workshop fee is €10 which includes admission to talk and recital.

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Whistle Workshop – Saturday 28th of March

Inishowen Traditional Music Project (ITMP) will host a Whistle Traditional Music Workshop and Recital tomorrow Saturday 28th of March in the Wee Hall Culdaff.


The Tutors are Michael Carey, Jasmine Lynch and Catherine Smyth.


Michael CareyMichael Carey has played music all around the world performing with trad/modern and rock bands. He has won numerous All Ireland Titles and Slogadh Competitions. He has developed his own style of playing and subtly incorporates musical nuances from other traditional instruments.Tomorrow’s recital promises to be first class entertainment.


Workshop  Details

The Whistle Workshop including the Recital costs 10 euro per student.
Admission to the recital is 5 euro and  10 euro per family group
Workshop runs from 1pm to 3.30pm.
Recital with Michael Carey and Michael Gallinagh runs from 4 to
An open session follows at
Venue: Wee Hall Culdaff

To Book a  Workshop place: Contact Roisin at  087 7528639  (int: 00353 87 7528639)

This event follows our successful Harp and Uilleann pipe workshop held last month.  Further workshops are planned by Inishowen Traditional Music Project over the coming months.


ITMP is a voluntary organisation and receives no financial assistance. Many thanks for your continued support.



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Harp and Pipes Workshops – A Great Success

Last Sunday the  Inishowen Traditional Music Project hosted the  first in a series of one day workshops and  recitals planned for  2015.


Laoise Kelly Workshop
Tiarnan Workshop
Laoise Tiarnan Compresses


The students of Harp and Uilleann Pipes were delighted and inspired by the experience. The recital was top class entertainment by two of Ireland’s finest musicians Laoise Kelly (harp) and Tiarnan O Duinnchinn (uileann pipes).  A very fine music session by local and visiting musicians completed the days events.


Stay tuned for details of  the workshop and recital planned for March.








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Harp and Uilleann Pipes Workshops – Sunday 15th February

LaoiseLaoise Kelly (harp) and Tiarnán Ó Duinnchinn (uilleann pipes) will lead a 2 hour Workshop in McGrory’s Hotel Culdaff County Donegal on Sunday afternoon 15th February from  2pm to 4pm.


The Workshops will be followed by a 1 hour recital by Laoise and Tiarnán from 4.30 to 5.30pm.  The evening will conclude with a general music session from 5.30 to 7pm.


TiarnainLaoise and Tiarnán have been acknowledged individually with numerous awards as two master musicians. This event provides a wonderful opportunity for students and for listeners to hear the best in Irish Traditional Music.


The Workshop including the Recital costs 10 euro per student.
Admission to the recital is 5 euro and  10 euro per family group


To Book a  Workshop place: Contact Roisin at  087 7528639  (int: 00353 87 7528639)


The event is the first of a number of workshops planned by Inishowen Traditional Music Project over the coming months.



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Summer School – Ceol na Coille -21st to 25th of July

Ceol na Coille will run their Annual Traditional Irish Music Summer School in Colaiste Ailigh in Letterkenny from the 21st of July to the 25th of July 2014.  Some of the finest traditional musicians from Ireland and abroad will attend this years Summer School delivering top quality tuition for a wide range of instruments.


A Traditional Singing Workshop will be hosted by the Inishowen Traditional Singers Circle on Wednesday the 23rd of July.