History of Project


Workshops ITMP Events

Following a workshop held in St Bodens NS Culdaff on the 20th-21st of February 1998 by tutors Michael Carey and Kathleen Forde on whistle and fiddle tutors Liz Doherty, Oisin Mc Cauley and Stephen Campbell.

The first official ITMP workshop was held in Ballymena National School, Glengad, Inishowen in November 1999. Tutors over the years have included Paddy Glackin, Pierre Schryer (Canada), Ryan Mac Neil (Canada), Tommy Peoples, Gerry O Connor, Carmel Gunning, Michelle O Brien, Cyril Maguire, Marcus O Murchu, Una Ni Bhriain, Mairead Walls, Seamus O Kane, Sean Carroll, Peter Tracey, Damien Harrigan, Ronan Galvin, Paul Bradley, Tara Conaghan, Gavin Whelan, Majella Bartley, Sean Gallagher, Majella Beirne, Mick Browne, Aoife O Connor, Ronan Galvin, Paul Harrigan, Tom Byrne, Kathleen Forde, Martin Mc Ginley, Orlaith Ni Bhriain, Muireann Nic Amhlaoidh, Niall Keegan, Dezy Adams, Barry Kerr, Brona Graham to name a few.

10th Anniversary Celebrations

In 2009 the 10th anniversary celebrations. The weekend honoured local Musicians past and present, Paddy Byrne, Seamus GrantKevin Mc LaffertyNeil Toland, and Dinny Mc Laughlin.

We also have a number of tribute movies for our local musicians here.