Concerts, workshops & Events

  • July 10th 2016 – ITALY, SOLO CONCERT. ADGPA International Guitar Festival. – Villa Brandolini, Pieve di Soligo and Conegliano, Italy. Solo concert.
  • May 29th 2016 – Summer Gala Concert. Sunday May 29th 2016 at 6pm. Holy Rosary Church, Greystones, Co. Wicklow. Darragh will be taking part in this wonderful evening of music making featuring some of Irelands finest soloists. All proceeds in aid of Leo’s Journey.
  • RESCHEDULED TALK: Changed from Jan 27th to Feb 24th, 2016.
    Lecture on Guitar Pedagogy’ – Griffith College Dublin.
    Guitarist / Composer Darragh O’Neill will be presenting this talk on Wednesday 24th February 2016 from 6.30pm until 8pm. The Leinster School of Music & Drama, Griffith College, Dublin 8.…/leinster-school-music-drama
  • August 30th 2015 – Darragh will be giving his solo concert on the Sunday night August 30th, and will conduct a fingerstyle masterclass workshop on the Saturday afternoon August 29th, at Acoustic Franciacorta 2015. (Italy) More information at
  • 24th February 2015 – Dublin Guitar Night’ – guitarist/composer Darragh O’Neill, one of the featured acts to perform at next Tuesday”s (24th February 2015) “Dublin Guitar Night” at JJ’s Dublin. Also on the bill, Roswell 56 w/ Dick Farrelly, Gerard Farrelly and Tommy Moore and the Hugh Buckley / Nigel Clark Duo. Doors at 8pm, music at 8.30pm.
  • October 24th- 27th 2014 – Cork Guinness Jazz Festival’ – Co. Cork. October 24th- 27th 2014. Concert and Fingerstyle Masterclass.
  • October 11th, 2014 – In concert with Italian fingerstyle guitarist Alberto Grollo’ – The Grape Escape, Blackrock, Co. Dublin. Saturday October 11th, 2014, 9.30pm.
  • July 29th 2014 – The role of positive psychology in music performance, practice and teaching’ (Talk) Guitarist / Composer Darragh O’Neill will be presenting this talk at Dublin Guitar Night, Tuesday July 29th 2014 at JJ Smyth’s, 12 Aungier Street, Dublin 2. Adm 10 euro. Time: 17.45pm-18.45pm. All are welcome (not just guitarists)
  • July 14th 2014 – Fingerstyle Bootcamp! An eight week course beginning Monday July 14th 2014. These classes will aim to cover all things ‘right hand’ from tone production, to articulation and velocity. Venue: The Grape Escape, Blackrock, Co. Dublin. Time: 7.30pm – 9.30pm.
  • July 19th 2014 – The Grape Escape’ – Evening performance. The Grape Escape, Blackrock, Co. Dublin – Saturday July 19th 2014, 9.30 pm.
  • July 5th, 2014 – Darragh in concert with Australian fingerstyle guitarist Simon Fox.’ – ‘The Grape Escape’ Blackrock, Dublin. Performance starts 9 pm. Saturday July 5th, 2014. Simon Fox – ”…one of the best steel string players in the world” – Fingerstyle Guitar Magazine – USA.
  • June 27th-29th 2014 – Italia 2014, ADGPA International Guitar Festival. – Pieve di Soligo and Conegliano Veneto, Italy. Two solo concerts and fingerstyle workshop.
  • June 5th 2014 – St. Paul’s Church Glenageary’ – Co. Dublin. Thursday June 5th 2014 – . Lunchtime recital series, 1pm.
  • May 24th 2014 – The Grape Escape’ – Blackrock, Co. Dublin – Saturday May 24th 2014, 9.30 pm.
  • May 5th 2014 – Phizzfest’ – Phibsborough Arts Festival May 5th 2014, 8.30 pm. ‘The Bohemian’, Dublin 7.
  • July 2016 – Sees the new publication release of ‘Four Scarlatti Sonatas’. Arranged for solo guitar by Darragh O’Neill.
    In addition to traditional staff notation this edition also features each piece in easy to read guitar tablature alongside helpful editorial and biographical notes.
    Contents: K. 208 (A Major) K. 32 (E Minor) K. 380 (E major), K. 322 (A Major). Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757)
  • October 2015 – Out now! Darragh’s featured interview in the Italy’s premier guitar magazine “Chitarra Acustica” published by ′October 2015 issue’ Download or order your hard copy at:
  • January 2015 – Out now! Darragh’s featured interview in U.S. Magazine ‘Fingerstyle 360′ January 2015. Download your copy at:
  • 30th September, 2014 – Book Launch’ – September’s “Dublin Guitar Night” Tuesday 30th, 2014 … This month is our 21st “Dublin Guitar Night” and promises to be a special night of guitar music. Darragh O’Neill will be launching his book “Six Pieces for Solo Guitar” on the night. He will perform a solo set, followed by performances of his pieces by Redmond O’Toole, Sean Whelan, Chequerboard and Hugh Buckley.