Programme

  • Saturday 16 February 2019 - 1:10 pm
    Triskel Christchurch, Tobin Street
  • The Vanbrugh with Michael McHale

    Presented in association with the National String Quartet Foundation
    The Vanbrugh continue their exploration of the great piano quartet repertoire in the company of acclaimed Belfast pianist Michael McHale, recently appointed lecturer at CIT Cork School of Music.Buy tickets for COS Membership 2018 - 2019

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  • Saturday 23 February 2019 - 8:00 pm
    City Hall, Cork
  • Cork Concert Orchestra with David Brophy (conductor)

    The world-renowned Irish conductor and choirmaster, David Brophy, guides the Cork Concert Orchestra through performances of Mahler‘s Fifth, a Stokowski arranged Rachmaninoff Prelude, and the ever-popular Mendelssohn E minor concerto, with the nimble-fingered Cork-born violinist Ioana Petcu-Colan the guest soloist.
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  • Saturday 9 March 2019 - 1:10 pm
    Triskel Christchurch, Tobin Street
  • The Lir Quartet

    Presented in association with the National String Quartet Foundation
    The Lir QuartetSiobhan Doyle, violin; Siun Milne, violin; Ed Creedon, viola; and Christopher Ellis, cello – return with a wonderfully contrasted programme of works by Britten and Mendelssohn.Buy tickets for Mary Hegarty and Gabriela Mayer

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  • Thursday 14 March 2019 - 7:30 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • "On Sequences" with Alex Petcu and Peter Power

    Composer/Sound Designer Peter Power and percussionist Alex Petcu have come together and devised “On Sequences”, an exciting new show that brings together elements from each of their backgrounds, creating an immersive and engaging experience for the listener.Buy tickets for "On Sequences" with Alex Petcu and Peter Power

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  • Thursday 21 March 2019 - 7:30 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • Carducci Quartet and Julian Bliss (clarinet)

    The highly acclaimed Anglo-Irish Carducci String Quartet joins Julian Bliss, one of the world’s finest clarinettists, for a thrilling programme featuring immortal works by Haydn and Brahms, plus David Bruce‘s Gumboots Clarinet Quintet, “an engaging new work which deserves a place in the chamber repertory” (Gramophone).Buy tickets for Carducci Quartet and Julian Bliss

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  • Thursday 4 April 2019 - 7:30 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • Raphaela Gromes (cello) and Julian Riem (piano)

    Raphaela Gromes is an exceptional young cellist who has quickly garnered a slew of rave reviews for the incredible intimacy of her playing, her musical imagination, and thrilling virtuosity. Add to this her symbiotic duets with partner Julian Riem and you’re set for a truly inspiring evening.Buy tickets for Raphaela Gromes and Julian Riem

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  • Saturday 13 April 2019 - 1:10 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • Cork School of Music Symphony Orchestra

    The CIT Cork School of Music Symphony Orchestra presents a FREE lunchtime performance of Finnish composer Jean Sibelius’ Symphony No.1. First performed in 1899, it is a work filled with memorable melodies and voluptuous sonorities. Conor Palliser conducts and all are welcome.

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  • Wednesday 1 May 2019 - 8:00 pm
    City Hall, Cork
  • Fleischmann Choir with Cork School of Music SO

    The 65th Cork International Choral Festival Opening Gala Concert
    The Fleischmann Choir and CSM Symphony Orchestra will bring their wealth of talent and passion to the distinctive melodies of Sibelius’ Symphony No. 1, and Nielsen’s Fynsk Forår and Hymnus Amoris. They will be joined on stage by the CSM Junior and Senior Childrens’ Choruses. Buy tickets for "On Sequences" with Alex Petcu and Peter Power

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  • Thursday 16 May 2019 - 7:30 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • Irish Guitar Quartet

    The versatile Irish Guitar Quartet is one of Ireland’s premier instrumental ensembles. Jerry Creedon, David Keating, Fiona Falvey and Aengus Kirakowski have garnered international acclaim as soloists and each member contributes towards the creation of exciting, dynamic and engaging musical performances.
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  • Saturday 15 June 2019 - 7:30 pm
    Aula Maxima, University College Cork
  • The Vanbrugh and Friends

    A fundraising concert for the National String Quartet Foundation
    The Vanbrugh and special guests present a celebration of string playing in Cork, featuring two of the best loved chamber works ever written, together with four spectacular arrangements for eight cellos, presented by no less than nineteen of Cork’s finest string players. This concert marks sixty years since the first performance of the RTE String Quartet Residency in summer 1959.Buy tickets for National String Quartet Foundation Gala Concert