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Midwinter Festival: STANFORD

For its 2022 Midwinter Festival, Music for Galway shines a light on a largely unsung hero of music history, the Irish composer Sir Charles Villiers Stanford. While many music-lovers might have a passing acquaintance with some of his choral music, the scope and breadth of his extensive musical output is worthy of far greater recognition.…

Get Tickets €10.00 – €25.00

RTÉ Concert Orchestra celebrates John William’s 90th birthday!

Leisureland Salthill, Galway, Galway

Presented by the RTÉ Concert Orchestra and Music for Galway The RTÉ Concert Orchestra salutes living legend John Williams with a 90th birthday celebration! A thrilling evening of classic themes from Star Wars, E.T., Harry Potter, Superman and more, played with passion and flair by the RTÉ CO under Conductor Stephen Bell. Tickets:  

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Mishka Rushdie Momen

Emily Anderson Concert Hall, NUI Galway Emily Anderson Concert Hall, NUI Galway, Galway

Byrd - Fantasia in A minor Prokofiev - Visions fugitives op. 20 Chopin - Fantasie in F minor Janacek - In the Mists Missy Mazzoli - Heartbreaker (Irish premiere) Schubert - Fantasie D. 760 “Wanderer Fantasy”   Mishka Rushdie Momen was The Times Arts critics’ chosen nominee in the field of classical music for their…

€6.00 – €20.00

Sitkovetsky Trio

Emily Anderson Concert Hall, NUI Galway Emily Anderson Concert Hall, NUI Galway, Galway

ALEXANDER SITKOVETSKY violin | WU QIAN piano | ISANG ENDERS cello BEETHOVEN   Piano Trio Op. 1 No. 2 SAM PERKIN   Freak Show RAVEL              Trio   The Sitkovetsky Trio has established itself as an exceptional piano trio of today, with sensational performances in the foremost concert halls around…

€6.00 – €20.00

TOTEMIC – VIOLA & PERCUSSION

An Taibhdhearc 19 An tSráid Láir, Gaillimh

NATHAN SHERMAN viola | ALEX PETCU percussion   KATE MOORE Iarann (world premiere) IAN WILSON Totemic BENEDICT SCHLEPPER-CONNOLLY One Thing I Know LUCIANO BERIO Naturale   This programme, based around Luciano Berio’s Naturale, is a world of hypnotic sounds, street vendor songs, yearning melodies, and joyous dances.  Berio’s work uses Sicilian folk music as its…

€6.00 – €20.00

Music for Good Friday

St. Nicholas' Collegiate Church St. Nicholas Collegiate Church,, Galway

RESURGAM vocal ensemble | MARK DULEY director BUXTEHUDE Jesu Membra Nostri   Buxtehude’s Membra Jesu Nostri is one of the most dramatic yet intimate Holy Week works from the baroque period. Resurgam’s performance will feature an ensemble of five singers and four  players together with a five part viol consort. It will allow our Galway…

€10.00 – €25.00

CELLISSIMO Concerto Gala

Leisureland Salthill, Galway, Galway

Music for Galway and Galway 2020 present this concert in association with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra   RTÉ Concert Orchestra | David Brophy conductor | Tatjana Vassiljeva cello | Jakob Koranyi cello | Laura van der Heijden cello   Gerald Barry Cello Concerto (world premiere) Julia Wolfe Wind in my Hair (Irish premiere) Edward Elgar…

€10.00 – €25.00

Abendmusik: Over the Alps

St. Nicholas' Collegiate Church St. Nicholas Collegiate Church,, Galway

Music for Galway & Galway 2020 present this concert In association with the Galway Early Music Festival   Resurgam | English Cornett & Sackbut Ensemble | Mark Duley director   JOHANN ROSENMÜLLER Vespers SEAN DOHERTY Hail! Gladdening Light (world premiere)   In his lifetime, Rosenmüller was considered one of Europe’s greatest and most well-travelled musicians,…

€10.00 – €25.00