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CIT Cork School of Music Concert Information

CIT Cork School of Music Concert Information

Published on: Wednesday, 01 June 2016

 

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Summer Lunchtime Concert Series

Thursdays 12th May to 16th June @ 1.10pm
Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
With the support of CIT Arts Office
 

Due to storm damage to the roof of the Lecture Theatre at the Crawford Gallery sustained during the winter, this year’s Summer Lunchtime Concert Series will instead take place in the Curtis Auditorium at the CIT Cork School of Music, Union Quay, by kind facilitation of the Director Dr Geoffrey Spratt. 

A full series of six concerts on consecutive Thursdays from 12th May to 16th June will be presented, with many familiar faces performing and introducing some exciting new names to the series. CIT Cork School of Music graduates are very much to the fore featuring in all six concerts.  

Tickets priced €10 with concessions €7 are available at the door.  All  concerts begin at 1.10pm. Doors open 12.45pm. 

See below for details.

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Jordan Bagot

Thursday 16th June 2016 @ 7.30pm
Curtis Auditorium

Scriabin - Wild- Kapustin - Liszt - Chopin - Debussy

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Summer Lunchtime Concert Series

Thursday 16th June 2016 @ 1.10pm
Curtis Auditorium


The series concludes with violinist Siún Milne, now studying in Austria after an outstanding student career at CIT Cork School of Music. Siún will be partnered by pianist Gabriela Mayer, one of our most experienced and accomplished performers in a programme of Bach, de Falla and featuring Brahms’ magnificent Sonata No.3

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Cillian Williamson


 

Cillian Williamson's concert is posponed for medical reasons

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Kieran Finnegan

Wednesday, 15th June 2016 @ 1.10pm
Curtis Auditorium

Music by
Beethoven
Liszt
Chopin

Admission is free

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Miriam Roycroft - cello
Reamonn Keary - piano

Monday 13th June 2016 @ 1.10pm
Curtis Auditorium


Brahms - Cello Sonata in F maj, op 99
Janacek - Pohadka
Smetana - Vzpominka, op 4 no 3
Martinu - variations on a Theme of Rossini

Admission is free

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Gala Concert
Youth Symphony of Kansas City

Saturday 11th June 2016 @ 1.10pm
Curtis Auditorium

Directors - Steven D Davis and Russell E Berlin Jr

Suite from Carmen - Bizet
Karelia Suite - Sibelius
Chaconne in E Minor - Buxtedhude
Overture for a Celebration - Smith


Admission is free

 

 

 

 

 

This outstanding youth orchestra of
100 musicians will perform an
impressive programme. 

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Songs my Mother Taught Me

Friday 10th June 2016 @ 1.05pm

Helen Houlihan - soprano
Michael Joyce - piano


Songs & Arias by Dvorak, Brahms, Massenet, and Saint-Saens


Admission is free

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Summer Lunchtime Concert Series

Thursday 9th June 2016 @ 1.10pm
Curtis Auditorium


Trombone is the featured instrument on June 9th with the brilliant Cillian O’Ceallachain, from a well known Cork musical family joined by the multi-talented Conor Palliser on piano. They will play music by Ropartz, Telemann, Schumann, Crespo and Sulek.

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Mjolnir Timpani Concerto
Holst Suite in Eb

Tuesday 7th June 2016 @ 8pm
Curtis Auditorium
 

Kevin Power
Cork Philharmonic Winds
Robert O'Brien - conductor


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Eoin Ducrot

Saturday 4th June 2016 @ 1.10pm
Curtis Auditorium

Solo Violin Recital

Bartok Solo Sonata
Ernst The Last Rose of a Summer
Bach Chaconne

Admission is free

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Gallimaufry
Band 1 Brigade

Friday 3rd June 2016 @ 1.10pm
Curtis Auditorium


Sgt Roy Doherty - solo clarinet
Coy/Sgt Noel Galvin - conductor

Music for Wind Band by
Guy Woolfenden
Martin Ellerby
Malcolm Binney 

Admission is free

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Summer Lunchtime Concert Series

Thursday 2nd June 2016 @ 1.10pm
Curtis Auditorium


We welcome back Rebecca Čápova to the series. With multiple international competition prizes behind her Rebecca is now studying towards a Ph.D in Finland on the works of Mendelssohn. She will perform a programme of works by Mendelssohn, Janačék and Slavicky.

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Piano Recital
Gary Beecher


Wednesday 1st June 2016 @ 1pm
Curtis Auditorium

Scarlatti - Chopin - Liszt - Perkin

Admission is free


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French Baroque Recital

Tuesday 31st May 2016 @ 1pm
Curtis Auditorium

Featuring Cian O'Leary - harpischord
Rebecca Archer - flute
Martha Campbell - viola

Music by Couperin, Boismortier, Duphly, and Rameau

Admission is free

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Master's Recital 2016

Monday 30th May @ 5pm
Stack Theatre 

Will Tomao - clarinet
Lucia Mac Partlin - violin
Martha Campbell - viola
Eugene Alves - cello
Maria Ryan - violin

Admission is free

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Lucia Mac Partlin

Monday 30th May 2016 @ 1.10pm
Curtis Auditorium

Accompainiment by Ciara Moroney & Cormac McCarthy

performing music by Bach, Dvorak, Bloch, Paganini, and the Irish premiere of a piece by Dave Flynn.

Admission is free

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Advanced Recital Competition

Preliminary Round
Friday 27th May 9.30am - 8pm
Saturday 28th May 9am - 6pm

Final
Monday 30th May @ 7.30pm

Adjudicator: Alan Smale (retired leader of RTE SO)


All are welcome
Admission is free

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Summer Lunchtime Concert Series

Thursday 26th May 2016 @ 1.10pm
Curtis Auditorium


CIT Cork School of Music graduate Santa Ignace, now studying in Amsterdam will play Chopin’s Ballades Nos 2, 3 and 4 and Medtner’s Sonata Reminiscenza. Originally from Latvia, but resident for a number of years now in Ireland Santa has performed in Latvia, Ireland, England, France and the Netherlands.

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CSM Jazz Big Band

Thursday 26th May 2016 @ 8.30pm

Venue: Crane Lane Theatre

Director - Cormac McCarthy
Guest soloist - Karl Rooney - saxophone

Admission €5

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Barry Wilson

A performance of original material

Thursday 26th May 2016 @ 2.15pm
Stack Theatre

 

Admission is free

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BA in Popular Music presents
Deirdre O'Kelly


Thursday 26th May 2016 @ 12.45pm
Stack Theatre

Performing the music of Erykah Badu, Esperanza Spalding, Herbie Hancock, Richard Bona, and more.

Admission is free

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Yseult Cooper Stockdale

Wednesday 25th May 2016 @ 8pm
Curtis Auditorium

Timothy Cooper - piano
Aoife Burke - continuo

Boccherini - Debussy - Schumann

 

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Specialized

Opehlia McCabe

Monday 23rd May @ 7pm
Stack Theatre

 

Admission is free

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Summer Lunchtime Concert Series

Thursday 19th May 2016 @ 1.10pm
Curtis Auditorium


Alex Petcu will be joined by soprano Kelley Lonergan in a fascinating duo programme featuring marimba, vibraphone and bells.
With music ranging from Bach, Fauré and Debussy to Muramatsu and Abe this promises to be a recital of exceptional interest.

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Summer Lunchtime Concert Series

Thursday 12th May 2016 @ 1.10pm
Curtis Auditorium


Pianist Nicholas O’Halloran plays a programme of works by Liszt, Chopin and Debussy, and well known composer John Gibson’s Moladh go deo le Dia.

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CSM Senior Orchestra

Tuesday 10th May 2016
Curtis Auditorium @ 6pm

Tom Doyle - conductor

Featuring works by Mozart, Holst, Sibelius, and Walter Leigh


Admission is free

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Louder than Words
An evening of song & musical theatre

Sunday 8th May 2016 @ 7.30pm
Curtis Auditorium

Featuring
Mary Hegarty, Linda Kenny, Gemma Sugrue, Laoise O'Hanlon & Voice of Ireland Winner Keith Hanley


Musical director - Tom Doyle 
Devised by Aaron Barriscale 
Hosted by Ciaran Bermingham

Tickets: €17/€13
available at www.eventbrite.ie

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MADRIGAL 75
AWARD-WINNING IRISH VOCAL ENSEMBLE

Saturday 7th May 2016 
Curtis Auditorium @ 6pm

A concert of sacred and secular choral music.
This concert performance is dedicated to the memory of the late Alan Cutts, former conductor of Madrigal '75

Admission is free

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Chamber Music Competition


Saturday 7th May 2016
10.30am - 5.00pm

All are welcome


Admission is free

 

 

 

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Guitar Plus Guitar orchestra

Friday 6th May 2016
Curtis Auditorium @ 8pm

Directed by Jerry Creedon

Join some of Cork’s finest classical guitar players for a programme of great music.

Admission is free

 

 

All That Is Sound by Kim Sheehan


Thursday 5th May 2016 @ 4.30pm
Stack Theatre

 

 

Admission is free

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Kevin Brady Trio
featuring Bill Aarrothers


Wednesday 4th May 2016 @ 8pm
Stack Theatre


Admission is free
www.kevinbrady.ie

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Guitar Duo

Conor Nash & Murrough Connolly
Wednesday 4th May 2016 @ 1pm
Curtis Auditorium

First Year BMus Students Conor Nash and Murrough Connolly make their debut duo recital.

Admission is Free

 

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One Last Time 

BAPM Final Showcase @ Cork Opera House

Tuesday 3rd May 2016
Doors open at 9.30pm

Admission is free

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Alex Mercado
with Patrick Lynch - drums and Niall McGuiness - Bass
 


Sunday 1st May 2016 @ 1.00pm
Stack Theatre

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Benjamin Britten

Saturday 30th April 2016 @ 1.10pm and 5.30pm
Curtis Auditorium

Benjamin Britten’s SERENADE
for Tenor, Horn & Strings
with Robin Tritschler & Cormac Ó hAodáin
and
LES ILLUMINATIONS
for Soprano & Strings
with Mary Hegarty
and
CSM CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
Leader: Hugh Murray
Conductor: Geoffrey Spratt



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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CSM Symphonic Wind Ensemble
Parkour

Friday 29th April 2016 @ 1.10pm
Curtis Auditorium

 As part of the Cork International Choral Festival Fringe, the 45 members of the CSM Symphonic Wind Ensemble will give a short lunchtime concert. 

A very attractive programme includes Shostakovich’s Festive Overture, Samuel Hazo’s Parkour, Frank Ticheli’s American Elegy, and Fukuda’s Belly Dance.

Admission is free

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Violin & Piano Recital

Thursday 28th Aril @ 1.10pm
Curtis Auditorium

 

Admission is free

 

 

 

 

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Opening Gala
A Celebration of Heritage

Fleischmann Choir &
CSM Symphony Orchestra

Wednesday 27 April, 8pm @ Cork City Hall
Conductor:  Conor Palliser

Gerald Finzi’s Intimations of Immortality for tenor, chorus and orchestra, with soloist Robin Tritschler, and the first performance in Cork of Fleischmann’s Cornucopia for French horn and orchestra with soloist Cormac Ó hAodáin.

The programme will also include Seán Ó Riada’s Mise Éire Suite, together with an accompanying film of the period.

The pre-concert recital will feature the Band of the 1st Southern Brigade. 

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Penneys On A Track

Monday 25th April 2016 @ 8pm


CSM Recording Studio

A night of orginal music
Colm Keady Tabbal, The Davies Brothers, Cathal Broderick, and Dylan Creedon

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experiential music workshops

Sunday 17th April 2016

CSM and Early Years Music Cork
In conjunction with the
Cork Lifelong Learning Festival

presents experiential music workshops

10.45am -11.15am – Infants
11.30am -12.00pm – Toddlers
12.15pm -1.00pm – Pre-school

For more information contact Edel Sullivan M: 087 2344669

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Bel Canto to Broadway

Thursday 14th April @ 1.05pm

Sinead Ni Mhurcho - soprano
Niamh O'Sullivan - mezzo soprano
Gary Beecher - piano

 

 

 

 

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MUSIC AT LUNCHTIME @ 1.10PM
CSM FOYER

Monday 11th April 2016 
CSM BAPM & BMUS students perform Prokoviev, Beethoven, Chopin & Original Music. Featuring: Martin Vallely, Marta Stocco, Maeve Kelly, Mark Aherne & Cillian Plummer
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Tuesday 12th April 2016

Guitar Plus - directed by Jerry Creedon
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Wednesday 13th April 2016

Soundtracks for Animation - CSM MA  & MSc Students in Music Technology
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Thursday 14th April 2016

A Collaborative Concert featuring The Amazing Team (Cope Foundation) & Year 2 BMUS/BAPM Community Music Students

COMMUNITY MUSIC STUDIES presents

Guest Speakers Peter Fitzpatrick & James O’Flynn
Tuesday 12th April 5pm - 6.30pm
Room 412
Peter and James will discuss the musical and personal impact of their involvement in Community Music projects as participants



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Animal Farm

7th, 8th & 9th April 2016
Stack Theatre

Shaping up to be a thought-provoking and hilarious production given by the BATDS 3 Ensemble under the direction of Donal Gallagher, Peter Hall’s dramatic adaptation of George Orwell’s novella opens this Thursday at the Stack Theatre at 8pm and runs for three nights.

Tickets are available (see link above) and early booking is advisable.
Tickets €15
Concessions €10

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ST Pius X Catholic High School Symphonic Band

Atlanta USA


Thursday 7th April 2016 @ 1.10pm
Curtis Auditorium

Chad Paetznick, Director
Ian Labreck, Assistant Director

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