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An Introduction to Uilleann Piping


Commissioned by Na Píobairí Uilleann, Dublin, this ten minute film discusses the origins, unique features and recent history of this Irish traditional musical instrument as well as showing how the knowledge of tunes and techniques are being passed on to the next generation. The film features the playing of Mick O'Brien, Louise Mulcahy, Pat Mitchell, Kevin Rowsome with his daughters Tierna and Naoise, Gay Mckeon and Jane Walls.