Ongoing Event - (Ends May 03 2014)
'Life in Paris' - Back in the 70's John Kellett fell in love with Paris and returned many times to capture the atmosphere of the city.
Each picture conveys a tension between the immortality of the Ville Lumière and the contextual elements of the nineties.
Paris may still look the same, but life there is very different. More
9th Apr 2014 (Wed) - 16th May 2014 (Fri) from 11:00 - 18:00
Gallery of Photography
Raphaël Dallaporta (b. France, 1980) is an exciting and provocative voice among a new generation of international photographers. He has garnered widespread acclaim for thoughtful projects that examine warfare, violence, power and the fragility of life. More
27th Apr 2014 (Sun) from 16:00 - 18:00
City Assembly House
We present you with the France Prešeren Academic Choir from Kranj, Slovenia, for an afternoon of choral entertainment.
We are delighted to open the City Assembly House, No.58 South William Street to you for this offering and we hope you will enjoy this historic house and its interesting past. More
30th Apr 2014 (Wed) at 13:10
One of the top international choirs bring their serene sounds to the beautiful setting of Triskel Christchurch.
The Seal Lullaby - Eric Whitacre (b. 1970)
Lux Arumque - Eric Whitacre (b. 1970)
Dismiss Peccatis Nostris - Jaanus Karlson (b.1989)
Ave Maria - Henri Käärik (b. 1990)
For Music - Tŏnu Kõrvits (b. 1969)
Birds Song - Mart Saar (1882-1963)
I Sing, You Sing - Anders Edenroth (b. 1963)
Northern Lights - Ola Gjeilo (b. 1978)
The Ground - Ola Gjeilo (b. 1978)
Music - Pärt Uusberg (b. 1986) More
1st May 2014 (Thu) at 13:10
Two more leading international choirs bring their uplifting tones to the striking surrounds of Triskel Christchurch -
Spiritus Chamber Choir (Canada),
Conductor: Timothy Shantz.
Os Justi - Anton Bruckner
Tabula Rasa- Don McDonald
Long Road- Eriks Esenwalds
Paradise - Malcolm Dalglish
Sparrow's Jig - Bruce Sled.
Agria Swara (Indonesia),
Conductor: Arvin Zeinullah.
Kerabin Sape - Budi Susanto Yohanes
Oina Ni Keke - Butch
Gai Bintang - Budi Susanto Yohanes
Soleram - Fabian Obuispo
Medley Tiga Nusa - Arvin Zeinullah
Yapo Mama Cica - Arvin Zeinullah More
1st May 2014 (Thu) from 20:00 - 22:30
One of the most exciting and versatile vocal groups in
the world will take to the stage in City Hall to present
a top-class co-production with repertoire ranging
from Renaissance polyphony to unique Jazz and Pop
arrangements. The multi-award-winning ensemble will
travel to Cork as part of an extensive European Tour. In
addition VOCES8 will also perform in the USA, Dubai,
Indonesia, Korea, Moscow, and for "La Folle Journee" in
Nantes and Tokyo in 2014. More
2nd May 2014 (Fri) at 13:10
Two more leading international choirs bring their uplifting tones to the striking surrounds of Triskel Christchurch.
Conductor: Siamion Klimanau
St. Stanislav's Girls Choir (Slovenia)
Conductor: Helena Fojkar Zupančič More
2nd May 2014 (Fri) from 19:30 - 21:00
St Finbarre's Cathedral
In 2014 Ireland's premier ensemble and Festival Choir in Residence, Chamber Choir Ireland (formerly The National Chamber Choir of Ireland), perform their annual concert in St Fin Barre's Cathedral. Conductor Paul Hillier will lead the ensemble through an exciting and unique programme to mark this important milestone Festival. A newly commissioned piece from composer David Fennessy will be premiered on the night in addition to a premier performance of the winning composition from the 2014 Séan Ó Riada Competition for Irish composers. More
2nd May 2014 (Fri) from 20:00 - 22:00
Christ Church Cathedral, Waterford
Voces8 specialise in classical choral music and have a repertoire ranging from Renaissance polyphony to unique Jazz and Pop arrangements. The ensemble regularly commission and collaborates with world-renowned contemporary composers including Ola Gjeilo, Roxanna Panufnik, Thomas Hewitt Jones, Alexander Levine and Ben Parry. "Versatile is certainly the word for VOCES8...But above all, it is the youthful group's on-stage presence, character and connection with the audience that has made it so successful." The Telegraph "A perfect blend of calm contentment and soaring spirit." The Independent More
2nd May 2014 (Fri) at 20:00
The Waltons World Masters Series is delighted to welcome the extraordinary jazz pianist, composer and singer Tigran back to Ireland, to perform music from his acclaimed new Shadow Theater album. More
2nd May 2014 (Fri) from 22:00 - 23:30
A celebrated late night concert with a sacred and reflective atmosphere, this year's 60th celebration
Evocations concert will feature Cork based vocal ensemble Madrigal '75. Founded in 1975, the ensemble has developed a reputation as a vocal ensemble of great skill and beauty and they perform repertoire ranging from early to modern music, both sacred and secular. More
3rd May 2014 (Sat) - 3rd May 2014 (Sat)
Witness some of the world's top amateur choirs bringing
their talents to the stage in Cork City Hall to compete for one of the most prestigious prizes in European choral music. With entries ranging from Canada to Singapore, Finland, to Hong Kong not forgetting the best of homegrown talent, next year's 60th celebration competition is set to be the most exciting yet. More
4th May 2014 (Sun) from 20:00 - 22:30
International choirs present choral music representative of their musical and ethnic backgrounds in a celebratory cabaret-style concert. The week draws to a close, and our international choirs mark the end of a superb festival with a joyful celebration of song and colour, with a few surprises! More
15th May 2014 (Thu) from 09:00 - 17:00
Thomond Park, Limerick will host the inaugural European Sport Tourism Summit on 15th May 2014. The one day event will feature expert speakers from Rugby World Cup, Olympic Games, Tough Mudder, Premier League, Synergy Sponsorship, Canadian Sports Tourism Alliance in addition to International Sports and Tourism organisations leading the way in Sport, Events and Tourism. The event is hosted in association with Shannon International Airport.
The panel of experts will provide direct insights into the future of global sports events, trends in global sport tourism and how destinations and sport bodies can build an International Sport Tourism portfolio. More