This will be 'Ladies’s Night' with this intimate concert at The Old Ground Hotel. The concert will feature Joan Hanrahan, Bríd O’Gorman & Geraldine Cotter, Paula O’Regan, Alisha McMahon and Eimear Coughlan, as well as the ex-Solas singer, Deirdre Scanlan. Special guests at the concert will be well known Clare concertins player, Edel Fox and the great Galway fiddle playing sisters, Liz & Yvonne Kane.
The programme for Fleadh Nua 2013 will include concerts, céilithe, sessions, street and gig-rig entertainment, Irish language classes, set dancing competitions, Sean-Nós dancing competitions and performances, story telling, Singers Club and much more. The wide range of activities, many of them free of charge, will offer something of interest to everyone at this year’s Fleadh Nua.
On Friday 24th , the internationally acclaimed group, Four Men and a Dog will pay a rare visit to Clare and will perform at the West County Hotel. Tickets to this event are on sale via glór box office.
The Mulkere Traditional Group, led by legendary fiddle player and teacher, Brendan Mulkere, will celebrate London musicians, young and old. They will also be joined by a number of local Clare musicians on what will be a very memorable evening.
A celebration of the Irish at home and abroad in the Year of the Gathering.
In 'Spraoi', The Kilfenora are joined by their friends, singer/songwriter Don Stiffe, dancing master, Michael Donnellan and the wonderful West Clare Set Dancers. The show is an exciting celebration of Irish music song and dance from home and abroad.
Fleadh Nua 2013 is the 40th Fleadh Nua festival in Ennis and we are delighted to feature a unique group of musicians who have been wonderful ambassadors for Irish Traditional Music and for Clare, on national and international stages.
Presented by glór and Clare Arts Office in association with Bealtaine.
Following their sell out foyer concert in glór last Autumn, Music Theatre West (MTW) return for what promises to be another wonderful evening of Cello Music & Song.
Once again Pianist/Musical Director Noël Lennon will be joined by Tenor Peter O’Donohue and Cellist Péter Sebestyén, this time in the main auditorium for an intimate candle lit Cabaret concert.
Audiences can expect some of their favourite songs from last November’s concert including La Donne È Mobile, Nessun Dorma, Funiculi-Funicula, Nella Fantasia and new arrangements from the Mario Lanza and Count John McCormack songbook including Macushla, I Hear You Calling Me and Be My Love. This concert will also feature music & songs from the ever popular Les Misérables including Bring Him & The Café Song. Cello repertoire for the evening includes Bach’s Prelude in G, Paganini’s Rossini Variations, Brahms’ Hungarian Rhapsody, Saint Saëns’ Swan, Allegro Appassionato and many more!
Devised and Directed by Noël Lennon
Café Noir @ glór will be opening from 6.30pm for a light evening super before the show. Those with tickets for the show will get 15% discount all Café Noir purchases.
Direct from the National Concert Hall Dublin, Ireland’s Hottest trio - Declan Kelly, David Martin and Ray O’Hare promise you a night to remember! This thrilling concert is packed with the world’s most beautiful, magical feel-good songs from Sinatra (My Way/New York, New York), Leonard Cohen (Hallelujah), Simon & Garfunkel (Bridge Over Troubled Water), Pavarotti (Nessun Dorma) and The Dubliners (Song for Ireland/ The Wild Rover/In the Rare Auld Times). Standing Ovations at every Concert!
‘'FABULOUS, high-calibre, contemporary style - the entire audience was moved by their soulful performance' Sunday Independent (April 2012)
’I would recommend this wonderful concert to anyone –the most delicious box of chocolates your ears could ever have. Knockout vocal performance' New York Times
The American Temptations are, bringing their hit filled show to Theatres across Ireland this November. Experience the magic of Motown, and one of the biggest selling groups of all time live on stage.
The Temptations magnificent career is nothing short of astonishing. Growing up on the tough streets of Detroit, Michigan, they went on to become one the biggest vocal groups of all time. With their career spanning five decades, millions of records sold and an induction into The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, these really are legends of the modern music era.
Featuring all the big hits such as 'My Girl', 'Get Ready', 'Papa Was A Rolling Stone' and many more… this is a show for all Motown fans young and old.