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Irish National Opera present Don Pasquale by Donizetti

Don Pasquale – Irish National Opera

I haven’t yet seen a performance by Irish National Opera that failed to impress me visually. The Journal of Music Irish National Opera presentsDonizettiDon Pasquale Don Pasquale, a grumpy old bachelor. Ernesto, his good-looking young heir. And Norina, an attractive young widow. This unorthodox love triangle yields a hilarious and touching masterpiece that takes a …

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Colmcille Dove of peace

A major new work from composer Vincent Kennedy presented by the Donegal Music Education Partnership A second opportunity to enjoy this remarkable suite of new music by composer Vincent Kennedy which received its world premiere here at An Grianán in March. ‘Colmcille, Dove of Peace’ was specially commissioned for Colmcille 1500 and has been inspired …

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Honeyfeet who perform at An Grianán on a bill with Diane Cannon, Manus Lunny, Theresa Kavanagh and Clann Mhic Ruairí.

Earagail Arts Festival: Diane Cannon with Manus Lunny & Theresa Kavanagh, Clann Mhic Ruairí & Honeyfeet

Be part of the live audience for the second of two very special nights in An Grianán Theatre, featuring Donegal’s finest alongside some international guests, filmed for broadcast on TG4 at a later date in 2022/2023. Forged out of the centuries-old traditions of her native Donegal, Diane Cannon is a singer who brings the songs …

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[REACTIONS] Crash Ensemble

An honest, human and emotive response for now and the future. Tonight Crash Ensemble play a selection of their [REACTIONS] commissions & postcard miniatures for the first time to a live audience, alongside sounds from across the globe… and… the first outing of a brand new piece ‘Standing Water’ by Kevin Terry, winner of the …

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Green Road is a five-piece ballad and folk band from Co. Wexford.

Green Road

Green Road is a five-piece ballad and folk band from Co. Wexford. They play a blend of Irish Folk favourites and traditional tunes infused with a Country and Bluegrass flavour. The band has a wealth of experience. From the vibrant folk and ballad scene in Ireland’s pubs and clubs, traditional sessions and Fleadh competitions across …

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Colmcille Dove of peace

‘COLMCILLE, DOVE OF PEACE’ A major new work from composer Vincent Kennedy Come along and be part of the world premiere of a remarkable suite of new music by composer Vincent Kennedy, ‘Colmcille, Dove of Peace’. The work has been specially commissioned for Colmcille 1500 and has been inspired by significant happenings in the life …

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Trad Week presents this special gig at the Regional Cultural Centre to celebrate Paul Harrigan's Seven Waves project.

Paul Harrigan (Album Launch) + Deirdre & Ella McGrory – Trad Week 2022

Trad Week presents this special gig at the Regional Cultural Centre to celebrate Paul Harrigan’s Seven Waves project. There’s no doubt Covid has hit musicians hard. Despite being starved of their admiring audiences Donegal traditional musician Paul Harrigan has been using his time for an astonishing creative project. Multi-instrumentalist, Paul Harrigan is never anything other …

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Trad Week: Pontún

Trad Week is thrilled to host Pontún, a new Irish-based music quartet embracing folk traditions from Ireland and Africa, at the Regional Cultural Centre. The band features several Jiggy players, including Éamonn Galldubh on Whistle & Uilleann Pipes, Robbie Harris on Percussion, and Niwel Tsumbu on Guitar & Vocals. The legendary Steve Cooney also joins …

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The High Kings

The High Kings

​​The High Kings are Finbarr Clancy, Darren Holden, Brian Dunphy and newest member Paul O’Brien. Formed in June 2007, The High Kings play 13 instruments between them, creating the unique sound that thrills audiences all over the world. Their self-titled debut album, released in 2008, reached number 2 on the Billboard World Music chart, setting …

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