Sharon Carty, mezzo-soprano | Gavin Maloney, conductor
News & Events
October & December Lunchtime Concerts
Operatic arias, orchestral and seasonal favourites coming up in our lunchtime concerts at the National Concert Hall this October & December. First up in October is baritone Rory Musgrave on 6 October. Then we are joined mezzo Sharon Carty on 13 October and soprano Kim Sheehan on 20 October. Christmas lunchtimes on 8, 10 & 15 December. View our brochure here.
Musical Adventures with the RTÉ NSO
Trolls, ogres, villains and fairies abound in the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra's Musical Adventures, a tailor-made concert presentation for children aged 8-12. Leading music animateur, presenter and broadcaster Tom Redmond presents favourite excerpts from movies and ballets, the symphonic and operatic repertoire with influences from Shakespeare to Star Wars!+More Information
Leaving and Junior Certificate Music Guide Concerts
Next March, presenter and animateur Paul Rissmann returns for our ever popular Leaving Certificate Guide to Berlioz's Symphonie fantastique concerts on 7 March at 10.30am and 12.15pm. And for the first time, we are pleased to announce A Junior Certificate Music Guide on Tuesday 8 March at 10.30am and 12.15pm! Both concerts are conducted by Gavin Maloney feature tailor-made big screen presentations.
Mahler: The Wunderhorn Years / Mahler in Vienna
Our 2015-2016 Season includes a particular focus on Mahler with The Wunderhorn Years, presenting four symphonies and two orchestral song cycles inspired by the seminal collection of German romantic poetry Des Knaben Wunderhorn. Mahler in Vienna - a series of three related late evening concerts featuring chamber music by Schoenberg, Zemlinsky and Webern, composers who fell under Mahler's spell during the time he lived and worked in turn of the century Vienna, performed by the RTÉ Contempo Quartet and guests.+More Information