Archive for August, 2011

Welcome to Con Brio, Sligo Music Series

Welcome to Con Brio, Sligo Music Series

Music has been the one constant in my life – when I was a child I listened to the music my parents played and sang at home; then I began to play music myself and listen to my own choice of music. Every day still I listen to music but some of my fondest memories are of live performances I attended, whether given by classical, jazz or even rock musicians. There are few experiences to match being grabbed and moved and taken somewhere by music – this is why what Con Brio does every season is so important, it gives us the chance to experience wonderful music performed by outstanding musicians and the opportunity to be, for a moment or even an hour, transported. In times of hardship or chaos…

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Dear Friends

Dear Friends

I hope you enjoy our programme of events.
Times are tough but with your help our classical music series will survive!
A warm THANK YOU to all the people who have sent contributions towards our season.

Classical Ceol

Classical Ceol

Saturday 17 September 2011

The Irish Chamber Orchestra

Katherine Hunka Director / Violin
Martin Hayes Traditional Violin
Dennis Cahill Guitar

Pure Magic

Pure Magic

Saturday 4 February 2012

Music Network Presents

Cara O’Sullivan & The Degani Quartet

Alan Smale Violin
David James Cello
John Lynch Viola
Ruby Ashley Oboe

Immortal Beloved

Immortal Beloved

Saturday 3 March 2012

The ConTempo String Quartet

Bogdan Sofei Violin
Ingrid Nicola Violin
Andreea Banciu Viola
Adrian Mantu Cello

Messengers

Messengers

Date: 10th March 2012

The inaugural tour of the

Irish Youth Chamber Choir

Greg Beardsell Artistic director

Orchestral Elements

Orchestral Elements

Saturday 21 April 2012

RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra

Gautier Capuçon Cello
Paul McCreesh Conductor

Guitar Recital

Guitar Recital

Wednesday 16 May 2012

Michael O’Toole Guitar

THE CHAPEL MARKREE CASTLE COLLOONEY 8.30pm

Ticket Sales: The Hawk’s Well Theatre Tel: 071-9161518
Or book on line www.hawkswell.com

Opera Lecture

Opera Lecture

Thurs 16 February 2012 8pm

Divas by John Allen

Yeats Memorial Building
Hyde Bridge Sligo

€15 (€5 for members)