Programme

  • Sunday 17 December 2017 - 3:00 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • Helmi Consort (Baroque Trio) with Kelley Lonergan, soprano

    The Helmi Consort – Katri Susitaival (viola da gamba), Anna Savelainen (cembalo) and Marja Gaynor (violin) – are joined by special guest Kelley Lonergan (soprano) for an afternoon baroque concert to help relieve your Christmas shopping fatigue! The programme includes Telemann’s Violin Sonata in F major.
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  • Wednesday 20 December 2017 - 8:00 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • Madrigal 75 Christmas Concerts

    CHRISTMAS CONCERT No.1: WEDNESDAY 20 DECEMBER (SOLD OUT)
    CHRISTMAS CONCERT No.2: THURSDAY 21 DECEMBER (SOLD OUT)

    In response to huge audience demand, this Christmas Madrigal ’75 will present their annual concert of seasonal choral music not once, but twice! Tickets for this magical event have sold out quickly in recent years so please try not to miss out on what has fast become the essential Christmas concert for music lovers in Cork.

    PLEASE NOTE: Both concerts are now sold out – a limited number of tickets will be available on the door on a first come, first serve basis.

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  • Thursday 18 January 2018 - 8:00 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • Cara O'Sullivan (soprano) with Michael Joyce and Macdara Ó Seireadáin

    Schumann: Three Fantasy Pieces for Clarinet and Piano, Op.73
    Schubert: “The Shepherd on the Rock”, D.965 (for soprano, clarinet, and piano)
    Strauss: The Four Last Songs

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  • Thursday 1 February 2018 - 8:00 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • Vanbrugh with Michael McHale (piano)

    Mozart: Piano Quartet No.1 in G minor, K.478
    Stanford: Piano Quartet No.1 in F major, Op.15
    Dvorak: Piano Quartet No.1 in D major, Op.23

    Keith Pascoe (violin), Simon Aspell (viola)
    and Christopher Marwood (cello)
    with Michael McHale (piano)

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  • Saturday 10 February 2018 - 8:00 pm
    City Hall, Cork
  • Cork Concert Orchestra with Neil Thompson (conductor)

    Mosolov: The Iron Foundry
    Tcherepnin: The Enchanted Kingdom
    Rachmaninov: The Isle of the Dead
    Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring

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  • Friday 9 March 2018 - 8:00 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • Decibel Ensemble

    Decibel Ensemble
    Togetherness – The Music of Ed Bennett

    “Unclassifiable, raw-nerve music of huge energy and imagination”
    The Guardian

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  • Thursday 15 March 2018 - 8:00 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • Michael Marshall (trombone) and Brian Connor (piano)

    Schumann: Romance, Op.28
    Ewazen: Sonata for Trombone and Piano
    Bach: Prelude No.8 (trans. Heitor Villa-Lobos)
    Pärt: Spiegel im Spiegel

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  • Saturday 24 March 2018 - 8:00 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • Cork Philharmonic Winds with Gary Curtin

    D’Addona: Gran Fanfarria
    Appermont: Cantiphonia
    Chobanian: Armenian Dances
    Marshall: Variations for Wind Ensemble, “L’Homme Armè”

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  • Thursday 12 April 2018 - 8:00 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • Winds of Change (Wind Quintet)

    Reicha: Wind Quintet, Op.88 No.2
    Ibert: Trois Pièces Brèves
    Barber: Summer Music, Op.31
    Bozza: Scherzo for Wind Quintet, Op.48
    Neilsen: Quintet for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, French Horn and Bassoon, Op.43
    Arnold: Three Shanties for Wind Quintet

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  • Thursday 26 April 2018 - 8:00 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • Thibaut Garcia (guitar) & Isang Enders (cello)

    Bogdanović: 4 Pièces Intimes
    Cassadó: Suite for Solo Cello
    Granados: 2 Danzas Españolas, “Andaluza” and “Oriental”
    Granados: Intermezzo from the Opera “Goyescas”
    Bach: Chaconne, from Partita No.2 in D minor, BWV 1004
    Dwyer: New commission by Music Network
    Villa-Lobos: Ária: Cantilena, from Bachianas Brasileiras No.5
    Goss: Park of Idols

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  • Sunday 6 May 2018 - 8:00 pm
    City Hall, Cork
  • CSM Fleischmann Choir and Symphony Orchestra

    Brahms: A German Requiem, Op.45
    Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.1 in G minor, “Winter Dreams”

    CIT Cork School of Music Fleischmann Choir and Symphony Orchestra
    Conor Palliser (conductor)

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  • Thursday 10 May 2018 - 8:00 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • One by One: Chris Marwood with Hugh Tinney and Mairead Hickey

    Debussy: Cello Sonata
    Beethoven: Cello Sonata No.3 in A Major, Op.69
    Schubert: Piano Trio No.1 in B-flat major, D.898

    Chris Marwood (cello)
    Hugh Tinney (piano)
    with Mairead Hickey (violin)

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  • Thursday 17 May 2018 - 8:00 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • One by One: Simon Aspell with Chamber Orchestra

    Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No.6 in B-flat major, BWV 1051
    Elgar: Serenade for Strings in E minor, Op.20
    Telemann: Viola Concerto in G major, TWV 51:G9
    Mozart: Divertimento in D major, K.136
    Handel: Concerto Grosso in A major, Op.6 No.11

    Simon Aspell (viola/conductor)

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  • Thursday 24 May 2018 - 8:00 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • One by One: Keith Pascoe with Cork Fleishmann SO

    Parker: Violin Concerto No.2
    Wilson: Fleischmann Variations
    Stravinsky: Firebird Suite

    Cork Fleishmann Symphony Orchestra
    Parker, Wilson: Tom Crowley (conductor), Keith Pascoe (violin)
    Stravinsky: Keith Pascoe (conductor)

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  • Saturday 16 June 2018 - 8:00 pm
    Aula Maxima, University College Cork
  • National String Quartet Foundation Gala Concert

    Vanbrugh (and special guests) presents the annual National String Quartet Foundation Scholarship Gala Fundraiser. This wonderful event is always a spectacular finish to our season and is not to be missed!

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