The ITMP was founded in 1999 with a remit to preserve and promote Traditional music in Inishowen. This work is ongoing through teaching, workshops, concert and event performance.
The project has also been collecting and recording music from Inishowen musicians past and present.
ITMP Folk Club
1999 a Folk Club was set up with acts appearing every two weeks such as Beginish, Na Dorsa, Providence, Paddy Glackin & Michael O Domhnaill, Ciaran Tourish, Mairtin O Connor & Gerry O Bhriain, Frankie Gavin & Arty Mc Glynn, Nollaig Casey, Martin Hayes & Denis Cahill, Cherish the Ladies, Cathal Hadyn, Seamus Begley & Jim Murray, Aileach, Russell’s House, Liz Doherty and Band, Altan, Ciaran O Mhaonaigh and Paul Doyle.
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Other ITMP Events
Projects carried out by ITMP- Gallery of events- photo’s highlighting events.
Presentation of ITMP fiddle at Mirimichi Irish Festival (New Brunswick Canada) to winning receipient Kathleen Gorey Mc Sorley