The 5th International McIlroy Guitar Gathering will be held in
Gurteen, Co. Sligo, Ireland in August 2016 (11th to 14th).


There will be workshops, sessions, concerts and plenty of time for playing, talking and drinking Guinness.

Accommodation can be found in different B&Bs in the village, I will forward a list of places on request.




Thursday afternoon:
Arrival, lunch at 6:30pm in The Crossbar, Main Street
Thursday evening: 
Get together at 9:00pm in The Crossbar, Main Street
Friday morning: Climbing Knocknarea with neolithic passage tomb at summit
Friday afternoon:
Workshop 1 “Celtic Fingerstyle Guitar” with Gabriele Possenti (11:00am – 1:00pm in the Coleman Music Centre)
Friday evening: Concert in Coleman Centre
(Gabriele Possenti, Clanu, Junior Dacey & Friends)
Saturday morning:
Workshop 2 "Celtic Fingerstyle Guitar" with Gabriele Possenti
(11:00am - 1:00pm in the Coleman Music Centre)
Saturday afternoon: Sligo Coast, Strand Hill
Saturday evening:  
Get together and music session in
Pub Roisin Dubh, Main Street
Sunday morning:



gabriele possenti
Gabriele Possenti


junior davey
Junior Davey

There is no registration fee. For further details please contact me by email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Klaus Harder