Cork City Council and the National String Quartet Foundation present the second of three Friday evening chamber music concerts in the lovely setting of Fitzgerald's Park
Festival Baroque Ensemble
Marja Gaynor and Anita Vedres - baroque violins.
Cian Ó Dúill - Baroque viola
Aoife Nic Athlaoich - baroque cello
Kelley Lonergan - soprano.
Music by Handel and Purcell
Violinists Marja Gaynor and Anita Vedres from the Irish Baroque Orchestra join forces with members of the Irish chamber orchestra Cian O Duill and Aoife Nic Athlaoich to form the Festival Baroque Ensmble. They will be joined by the outstanding Mezzo soprano Niamh O Sullivan, Niamh will represent Ireland in the finals of the Hans Gabor Belvedere singing competition in Capetown this summer and will join the Munich opera house on the young artists programme this September.
update 30th June - Niamh O'Sullivan is unfortunately indisposed, we are grateful to Kelley Lonergan for stepping in at short notice