Michelle O'Rourke sings new Simon O'Connor songs, 27 April, NCH
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Indiana Jones: Raiders of the Lost Ark Live in Concert
In an Irish first, watch Raiders of the Lost Ark with John Williams' epic score performed live by the RTÉ Concert Orchestra. This will be the latest in the RTÉ CO's hugely successful series of film screenings with live performance of the orchestral score and promises to be just as impressive. A Steven Spielberg classic, a thrilling John Williams score, a magnificent orchestra and a beautiful venue - all the ingredients for an epic night out! Friday 3 and Saturday 4 June, Bord Gáis Energy Theatre.+More Information
Patricia Bardon, Pastoral and Hebrides
One of the world's great mezzos, Patricia Bardon, returns to her home town of Dublin to perform Elgar's Sea Pictures with the RTÉ CO and John Wilson. This musical journey into the wonders of nature and the imagination also features Mendelssohn's Hebrides Overture and Beethoven's majestic and uplifting Pastoral Symphony. Wednesday 13 April, National Concert Hall.+More Information
Talise Trevigne as Cio-Cio-San, Bruno Ribeiro as Pinkerton and Anne Marie Gibbons as Suzuki join the RTÉ Concert Orchestra and John Wilson for a concert performance of Puccini's Madama Butterfly. One of the world's most popular operas, Butterfly is filled with soaring melodies and tender duets, communicating an entire world of emotion. An evening not to be missed. Saturday 28 May, National Concert Hall.
Concerts with John Wilson 12 & 19 May
On the proramme for the RTÉ CO and John Wilson on Thursday 12 May is Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 21, 'Elvira Madigan', with Finghin Collins, his Haffner Symphony and Strauss's Metamorphosen. On 19 May, it's a night of classic film music in And the Award Goes to... Thursday 19 May. National Concert Hall.