Tiarnán is an award winning Uilleann Piper from Monaghan who started playing the Uilleann Pipes when he was around nine years of age in The Armagh Pipers Club.
He has won 4 Fleadh Ceoil (1st place) All-Ireland titles –and two Oireachtas titles.
In January 2013, Tiarnán won the Seán O Riada Bonn Oir (Sean O Riada Gold Medal) competition.
Tiarnan has been described by many as being one of the most influential pipers of his generation.
Tiarnán has being touring and performing professionally on a regular basis since 1995 both as a member of various bands and as a solo performer. His music has taken him to Europe, United States, Asia, Africa, Canada, Japan, New Zealand and Australia.
Tiarnan was recognized by the Irish government with an award in 2015 from the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht to purchase uilleann pipes in furtherance of his career.
Tiarnán toured extensively with Máire Ní Bhraonáin (Clannad) from 1997-2001 and recorded two albums with Máire during that time. He has recorded with many different artists, between CDs, TV advertisements and his music has featured on two films.