Recent Concerts

  • 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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  • Thursday 16 March 2017 - 8:00 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • Michael Marshall & Brian Connor – Trombone and Piano Recital

    New Addition: Cork Orchestral Society is delighted to add a new concert to our Spring programme, a recital by the virtuoso Cork born trombone player Michael Marshall and the acclaimed pianist Brian Connor. 

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  • 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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  • Sunday 26 February 2017 - 8:00 pm
    City Hall, Cork
  • Cork Concert Orchestra with Dumitru Goia (conductor)

    Internationally renowned conductor Dumitru Goia and highy esteemed guest soloist, violinist Diana Jipa, join Cork Concert Orchestra for a very special concert. The all Russian programme featuring masterpieces by Tchaikovsky, Glazunov and Shostakovich.

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  • Saturday 18 February 2017 - 8:00 pm
    City Hall, Cork
  • Fleischmann Choir & CSM Symphony Orchestra

    The ever popular Fleischmann Choir, accompanied by the CSM Symphony Orchestra, performs one of the most profoundly beautiful sacred works of the nineteenth century, Stabat Mater by the great Czech composer, Antonín Dvořák.

    Tickets are now available from Pro Musica and the Cork School of Music.

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  • Thursday 16 February 2017 - 8:00 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • Philip Martin – Piano Recital

    Acclaimed Dublin-born pianist and composer Philip Martin has a unique, sought-after reputation which has made him a distinguished international artist.

    “Mr. Martin is capable of prodigious virtuosity and is musicianly to the utmost degree”.  Paul Driver, The Daily Telegraph

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  • Thursday 9 February 2017 - 8:00 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • Ficino Ensemble

    Ficino Ensemble was formed by Nathan Sherman in 2012 as a flexible chamber music group that performs all the great music for small ensembles, ranging from string trios to works written for larger groups. For our concert, five esteemed soloists from this exciting new ensemble perform works by Brahms, Rozca and Glass.

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  • Thursday 26 January 2017 - 8:00 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • Vanbrugh Quartet with Bill Butt (cello)

    For over 30 years, the Vanbrugh Quartet have been key to the rise and development of string quartet playing in Ireland. This will be their last ever tour with the existing line up of musicians. For this very special concert, Vanbrugh will perform string quartet miniatures from China, Norway, Ireland and the USA, plus Schubert’s sublime String Quintet with guest cellist, Bill Butt.

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  • Thursday 19 January 2017 - 8:00 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • Ed Creedon & Sabine Ducrot – Viola & Piano Recital

    Chamber music recital by the highly acclaimed young Cork-born violist Ed Creedon and award winning French pianist Sabine Ducrot. The wonderfully musical programme features works by Schumann, Clarke, Penderecki and Vieuxtemps.

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  • Saturday 7 January 2017 - 7:30 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • Strung ~ Official Launch Concert

    Strung is a contemporary Irish music ensemble based in Cork, comprising Maria Ryan (violin/vocals), Lucia Mac Partlin (violin), Séan Warren (cello) and Aonghus McCarthy (piano). While undergoing classical training at Cork School of Music, they maintained a participating interest in Irish traditional music. Strung’s sound radiates with originality, yet has an understated energy that instantly captivates. 

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  • Wednesday 21 December 2016 - 8:00 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • Madrigal '75 Oíche Nollag

    Madrigal ’75 present their ever-popular Christmas Concert, with a stunning selection of seasonal choral music.

    TICKET UPDATE: Online sales have sold out.
    Returns may be available at the door.

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  • Thursday 8 December 2016 - 8:00 pm
    Everyman Theatre: The Palace Bar, 15 MacCurtain Street
  • Kaleidoscope Night Presents…

    Dublin’s premier salon music series, described as a “bespoke mini festival”, makes its third visit to Cork city with a typically eclectic programme that celebrates musical diversity and dynamism.

    one of those life-saving, spirit-lifting, pioneering cultural ventures we keep hearing about”  The Irish Times

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  • Thursday 1 December 2016 - 8:00 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • Vanbrugh Quartet

    The widely acclaimed and highly popular Vanbrugh Quartet return with an exquisite programme featuring famous works by Hadyn, Beethoven and Schubert, plus a new work by composer Ian Wilson, String Quartet no.17, “Línte”.

    “Only one or two ensembles in the world plumb such depths”  The Strand

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  • Thursday 24 November 2016 - 8:00 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • Mairéad Hickey, Sinéad O Halloran, Ciara Moroney – Piano Trio

    Ortús Chamber Music Festival Launch Concert

    Mairéad Hickey (violin), Sinéad O Halloran (cello) and Ciara Moroney (piano) perform music by Beethoven, Mendelssohn, Poulenc and Glière.

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  • Saturday 19 November 2016 - 1:10 pm
    Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
  • CIT Cork School of Music Symphony Orchestra

    CSM Symphony Orchestra present a FREE lunch-time concert featuring the overture to Richard Wagner‘s early, and first successful, opera Rienzi; Ambroise Thomas‘ stirring, and very Gallic, overture to his opera Mignon; and the wonderful romantic tone poem The Enchanted Lake by Russian composer Anatoly Lyadov.

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