Programme

  • Thursday 2 March 2017 - 8:00 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • Catherine Leonard & Hugh Tinney – Violin & Piano Recital

    Catherine Leonard (violin) and Hugh Tinney (piano), two of Ireland’s foremost musicians with highly successful solo careers in Ireland and internationally, have performed as a duo since 2000. For this concert, the acclaimed duo perform works by Bach, Schubert, Brahms and Messiaen, plus a modern piece by Irish composer Raymond Deane.

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  • Thursday 23 March 2017 - 8:00 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • Emmanuelle Bertrand & Pascal Amoyel – Cello and Piano Recital

    Emmanuelle Bertrand and Pascal Amoyel have performed together for many years, garnering widespread acclaim from critics and audiences alike for the wonderful singing quality of their playing – the nuanced phrasing of Amoyel the perfect foil for the glowing tones and textures of Bertrand’s cello. Unmissable!

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  • Friday 21 April 2017 - 8:00 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • Earlsfort Brass ~ Brass Quintet

    Earlsfort Brass is a quintet of Ireland`s finest brass players, all members of the RTE Concert and National Symphony orchestras. They have a wealth of experience of working with world class performers and conductors in the orchestral world and are also accomplished chamber musicians and soloists in their own right.

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  • Thursday 27 April 2017 - 8:00 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • Ilian Garnet & Stanislav Jar – Violin & Piano Recital

    Cork Orchestral Society are very pleased to present a recital by the exciting and multi-prizewinning Moldovan duo Ilian Gârnet (violin) and Stanislav Jar (piano). The delightful programme features works by Bach, Beethoven and César Franck.

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  • Wednesday 17 May 2017 - 8:00 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • Elizabeth Cooney Sextet

    Violinist Elizabeth Cooney and an eminent group of musical friends – Mairéad Hickey (violin); Simon Aspell and Ruth Gibson (violas); Guy Johnston and Brian O’Kane (cellos) – perform popular works for string sextet by Brahms and Tchaikovsky.

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  • Friday 2 June 2017 - 8:00 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • Fiona Kelly & Sabine Ducrot – Flute & Piano Recital

    Irish flautist Fiona Kelly, hailed by the New York Times as a player with “impressive technique and elegant musicianship”, is principal flute of the Swedish Chamber Orchestra. In this recital, Fiona will be accompanied by pianist Sabine Ducrot for a programme featuring famous works by Debussy and Franck, plus a selection of delightful pieces for flute by four lesser known French composers.

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  • Saturday 17 June 2017 - 8:00 pm
    Aula Maxima, University College Cork
  • Vanbrugh Quartet Scholarship Fundraiser Concert

    The Vanbrugh Quartet’s annual Scholarship Gala Fundraiser is always a spectacular finish to our season. This wonderful event invariably promises a memorable mix of great music and special guests.

    The concert is in aid of the National String Quartet Foundation.

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