Legends and lore of South County Dublin with works by Vincent Kennedy
Vincent Kennedy, conductor
The internationally renowned composer and conductor Vincent Kennedy presents the world premiere of his new musical suite based on the legends and lore of South Dublin (Oisín’s return from Tír na nÓg, The Hell Fire Club). Composed for a Symphonic Wind Band comprising the Rathfarnham Concert Band Society and the Sounds Ensemble (Director Terry Clancy) along with choral and solo elements with Sing and Tonics (Director Maeve O’Hara), Aisling Kennedy (Soprano accompanied by Orlaith Sharkey Piano), Anne Murnaghan (Cello). MC and narrator Declan O’Brien. The new musical suite will form the 2nd half of the show. The first half will comprise performances by each of the performing groups and soloists of an eclectic range of music.
It promises to be an inspirational, entertaining and inspiring evening of music.