Archive for August, 2010

Welcome 2010-2011

Welcome 2010-2011

It is with great pleasure and much anticipation that I welcome you to the new Con Brio season. Now that The Model has re-opened we will present most of our concerts in the impressive new performance space there, which allows us to programme ensembles of varying sizes. I’m delighted that as well as welcoming back our friends the Irish Chamber Orchestra, we will introduce both the Irish Baroque Orchestra and, from Spain, Concerto Málaga, and it will be very exciting to hear larger- scale repertoire spanning the ages, and the continent, of such high calibre.

On a more intimate scale we are pleased to welcome back one of our favourite pianists, Hugh Tinney, as well as, for the first time, the violin and piano duo of ...

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Dear Friends 2010-2011

Dear Friends 2010-2011

It seems only yesterday since we started Con Brio thinking that we would run one or two concerts –  Twelve years and one hundred concerts later, we are still here!

We are now one of the most successful musical associations in Ireland with a rock solid record for presenting world class music in a totally professional manner....

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A Tale of Two Countries

A Tale of Two Countries

Saturday 9 October 2010

With Orquesta de cuerdas española (Spanish String Orchestra) and conducted by renowned Italian Maestro Massimo Paris

La tradición camerística Italiana al servicio de la música española de todos los tiempos...

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Songs of Love & Romance

Songs of Love & Romance

Saturday 30 October 2010

With Lenneke Ruiten (Soprano) and Finghin Collins (Piano)

SLIGO METHODIST CHURCH – WINE ST. SLIGO 8PM
Tickets 20 Euro available from The Model at 071 9141405.
Students 10 Euro at the door only
Concert will be followed by a meet the artists reception

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Flights of Fantasy

Flights of Fantasy

Friday 19 November 2010

With the Irish Baroque Orchestra Chamber Soloists

THE MODEL – SLIGO 8PM
Tickets 15-13 Euro  (concession) available from The Model at 071 9141405
Concert will be followed by a meet the artists wine reception

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Musical Prodigies

Musical Prodigies

Friday 14 January 2011

With The Carducci Quartet

THE MODEL – SLIGO 8PM
Tickets 20-18 Euro (concession) available from The Model at 071 9141405.
Students 10 Euro at the door only
Concert will be followed by a meet the artists wine reception

The Carducci Quartet

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Great Romantics

Great Romantics

Friday 4 February 2011

With Trio di Parma

THE MODEL – SLIGO 8PM
Tickets 20 Euro available from The Model at 071 9141405.
Students 10 Euro at the door only
Concert will be followed by a meet the artists wine reception

Trio di Parma

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The Lyric Thread

The Lyric Thread

Friday 11 March 2011

With Elizabeth Cooney (Violin) and Elisaveta Blumina (Piano)

THE MODEL – SLIGO 8PM
Tickets 20 Euro available from The Model at 071 9141405.
Students 10 Euro at the door only
Concert will be followed by a meet the artists wine reception

Programme

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Masterclass

Masterclass

Piano Masterclass with Elisaveta Blumina & Open Workshop with Elizabeth Cooney

The Model at 10am on 12 March 2011 & St Edward’s School at 10 am on 12 March 2011

Following the huge success of last year’s masterclass, we plan to run two events this season.
The first is a Piano Masterclass with Pianist Elisaveta Blumina, and the second is an Open Workshop with Violinist Elizabeth Cooney....

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Opera Lecture

Opera Lecture

Thursday 24 March 2011

With John Allen

Yeats Memorial Building

Lecture will be free for all Con BRIO sponsors and patrons.
Members: 5 Euros / Non Members:15 Euros.

Refreshments will be served....

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Horror and Elegance

Horror and Elegance

Friday 8 April 2011

With Hugh Tinney on Piano

THE MODEL – SLIGO 8PM
Tickets 25 Euro available from The Model at 071 9141405.
Students 10 Euro at the door only
Concert will be followed by a meet the artists wine reception

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Classical Music Festivals in Sligo

15th Sligo Festival of Baroque Music

1 – 3 October 2010 The Model
The highly acclaimed Polish Baroque Orchestra Arte dei Suonatori giving two concerts and an Introduction to Baroque Music; Susan Alexander-Max (fortepiano) and The Music Collection; Kate Hearne (recorder); Sarah Groser (viola da gamba); Tonos and more…a veritable feast of baroque music.
Get a FESTIVAL TICKET and go to eight concerts for only ?85
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Sligo New Music Festival

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