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RTÉ NSO Summer Music Festival 2013

Friday 26 July 2013, 8pm, National Concert Hall
THE PRESIDENT'S CONCERT WITH THE RTÉ NATIONAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

Glinka Russlan & Lyudmilla Overture
Puccini O Mio Babbino Caro (Gianni Schicchi)
Bellini O quante volte (Capuletti e i Montecchi)
Grieg Peer Gynt Suite No.1: In the Hall of the Mountain King
Mascagni Intermezzo from Cavalleria Rusticana
Zoë Conway Bearna Mheabh (Meabh's Gap)
Trad. Desert Storm/Rounding Malin Head
Harty Irish Symphony: A Fair Day
Monti Czardas
Evelyn Glennie A Little Prayer
Rimsky-Korsakov Flight of the Bumblebee
Falla Three Cornered Hat: Jota
Copland Variations on a Shaker Tune
Lisa Hannigan (arr. Michael Keaney)
Lille
Little Bird

Knots
John WIlliams Star Wars (main theme)

A concert in honour of the RTÉ NSO's patron, President Michael D. Higgins and a musical celebration showcasing outstanding Irish talent from the fields of classical, traditional and popular music.

The young Cork based percussionist Alex Petcu-Colon and the award-winning Aoife Miskelly from Northern Ireland share the stage with traditional Irish fiddle player Zoë Conway and Mercury Prize nominated singer/songwriter Lisa Hannigan for a rich and varied collaboration with the orchestra, conducted by the acclaimed young Irish conductor, Gavin Maloney.

RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
Lisa Hannigan
singer
Ze Conway fiddle
Aoife Miskelly soprano
Alex Petcu-Colon percussion
John McIntyre guitar
Gavin Maloney conductor

Tickets: €15, €25, €32, €40 (Conc. €13.50, €22.50, €29, €36)
Dinner and concert deals available:

Starter plus Main course incl. tea/coffee
for €23.50 (normally €26.50)

AND
Summer Sparkling Prosecco offer for €6.00 (normally €7.00) available with voucher at express queue at any bar

Enquire when booking.

Booking (no fees): 01 417 0000 or online

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