RTÉ Concert Orchestra Signature Series: Lesley Garrett
Lesley Garrett with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra
Saturday 18 January, 8pm
National Concert Hall
Robert Houlihan conductor
One of the world's most radiant, charismatic singers joins the RTÉ Concert Orchestra for a gorgeous selection of popular and classical music.
Described as everything from 'a singing whirlwind' to 'the Geri Halliwell of opera', Garrett's talents know no bounds. She has fronted countless TV shows including Lesley Garrett.Tonight and The Lesley Garrett Show, appeared on Strictly Come Dancing, conquered the West End, toured almost every continent, released 13 solo albums, won a Gramophone Award and a CBE New Year's Honours List for Services to Music.
Her previous concerts with the RTÉ CO have brought packed houses to their feet and this evening promises to be no exception. A suitable opening to the RTÉ CO Signature Series 2014.
Mozart La Clemenza di Tito Overture
Handel Let the Bright Seraphim
Dvorák Slavonic Dance in C major
Dvorák Song to the Moon
Lehár Gold and Silver Waltz
Lehár Why Did You Kiss My Heart Awake
Zeller Don't Be Cross
Rodgers arr. Kelehan My Fair Lady selection
Folk songs Once I Had a Sweetheart, Bold Grenadier and All Around My Hat
Rodgers Carousel Waltz
Rodgers & Hart Lover
Arlen Over the Rainbow
Rodgers & Hammerstein I Could Have Danced All Night
Wright/Forrest And This is My Beloved
Tickets: €15-€49.50 (conc. €13.50-€44.50)
Booking: 01 417 0000 or online
No booking fees apply.10% discount for groups of 10 or more.