Four of our brave listeners have been mentored by the Sopranos to give them the confidence to step on stage & perform with them & the RTE Symphony Orchestra in front of a live audience. Padraig Connaughton took to the stage in Galway & Miriam speaks to Kathryn Thomas who presented the show from our Galway studio. For further details go to www.rte.ie/orchestras
Earlier this week our four finalists gathered the the NCH to meet the three sopranos & the orchestra. Soprano Celine Byrne metored garage service manager, Padraig Connaughton from Galway, Regina Nathan offered her advice to Garda Sean O'Mahony, originally from Limerich but now living in Athy. Cara O'Sullivan mentored both Lorraine Melia, Castleknock, Dublin & Wendy Thibault from Wicklow. To bring the day to a close, all seven singers took to the stage to sing O Sole Mio for the very first time along with RTE Symphony Orchestra, conducted by John Finucane.
For the terms and conditions of the Castlepalooza competition, please click here. For the terms and conditions of our Get Your Book Published Competition, please click here. The Secret Life of the Shannon We’re teaming up with ESB sponsor “The Secret Life of the Shannon” on RTE 1 this week on the show The next programme goes out on RTE 1 this Sunday at 6.30 and on the show this week ESB are looking to give Radio 1 listeners the chance to experience the Shannon for yourselves with a week-long family cruise on the Shannon for six people to be ...
As the John Murray Show has joined forces with the RTE Symphony Orchestra & the three wonderful sopranos, Celine Byrne, Cara O'Sullivan & Regina Nathan, we offered four lucky listeners a chance to sing on stage with the sopranos. Joining Neil are Lori Melia, Sean O'Mara, Padraig Connaughton & Wendy Thibault.