Concert Planner 13–19 May 2019

Royal Irish Academy of Music’s production of Francesca Caccini’s ‘Alcina’ – in Dublin this week.

Concert Planner 13–19 May 2019

This week's concerts from Monday to Sunday. To have your concert included next week (20–26 May), please add it to our listings.

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Classical
13.5.19 – BBC Singers: Campden Music Festival, Campden Music Festival St James Church
13.5.19 – Maytime Music: A Celebration of 185 Years, National Concert Hall
14.5.19 – National Children’s Choir, University Concert Hall Limerick
15.5.19 – BBC Philharmonic: An afternoon of Weinberg, BBC Philharmonic Studio – MediaCityUK
15.5.19 – BBC Symphony Orchestra: David Robertson conducts Raymond Yiu, Britten and Shostakovich, Barbican
15.5.19 – Barry Douglas & Camerata Ireland, National Concert Hall
15.5.19 – West Wicklow Festival, Russborough House, Blessington
16.5.19 – BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra: Afternoon Performance – Elgar Symphony No.1, Glasgow City Halls
16.5.19 – BBC Concert Orchestra: Colour Series – Green, Queen Elizabeth Hall
16.5.19 – Cork Orchestral Society presents the Irish Guitar Quartet, CIT School of Music
16.5.19 – West Wicklow Festival, Russborough House, Blessington
16.5.19 – Music in Fermanagh; Miriam Roycroft and Lance Coburn, Castle Coole
17.5.19 – BBC Concert Orchestra: Friday Night is Music Night – Bath Festival, The Forum – Bath
17.5.19 – BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra: Leonskaja Plays Brahms, Glasgow City Halls
17.5.19 – RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra Verdi Requiem, National Concert Hall
17.5.19 – West Wicklow Festival, Russborough House, Blessington
18.5.19 – Rossini: Petite messe solennelle, St Ann’s Church, Dawson Street, Dublin
18.5.19 – BBC National Orchestra of Wales: Vale of Glamorgan Festival, BBC Hoddinott Hall Cardiff
18.5.19 – BBC Philharmonic: Elgar/Rachmaninov, The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
18.5.19 – Irish Baroque Orchestra with Kristian Bezuidenhout director/harpsichord, The Long Gallery, Kilkenny Castle
18.5.19 – West Wicklow Festival, Russborough House, Blessington
18.5.19 – Clementi: The Piano Sonatas, Triskel Christchurch, Cork
19.5.19 – Cello Recital in the historic Victoria Line Carriage - Frantisek Brikcius, Walthamstow Pumphouse Museum
19.5.19 – West Wicklow Festival, St. Mary’s Church, Blessington
19.5.19 – BBC Concert Orchestra: Wimbledon No. 1 Court Celebration Concert, Wimbledon Tennis Club
19.5.19 – Dublin Song Series: Dean Power, Tenor; Dearbhla Collins, Piano, National Concert Hall
19.5.19 – Irish Baroque Orchestra / Guest director: Kristian Bezuidenhout, Castletown House
19.5.19 – West Wicklow Festival, St. Mary’s Church, Blessington

Contemporary
13.5.19 – Oren Ambarchi at 50 / Black Truffle at 10 Festival: Massimo Toniutti + Arnold Dreyblatt & Konrad Sprenger + Kassel Jaeger + Oren Ambarchi’s Hubris With Mats Gustafsson, Johan Berthling, Konrad Sprenger, Eiko Ishibashi, Francois Bonnet, Francis Plagne & Mo, Cafe OTO
18.5.19 – Mika Vainio Birthday & Memorial Book Launch – An International Sound-clash, Cafe OTO
19.5.19 – Martin Bartlett Sunday Social – Matinee, Cafe OTO
19.5.19 – Mika Vainio Birthday & Memorial Book Launch – An International Sound-clash – Night 2, Cafe OTO

Dance
19.5.19 – Pre-Festival Dance Workshops @ Galway Early Music Festival 2019, Aras na Mac Leinn NUI Galway

Folk & Traditional
14.5.19 – The Kíla Sessions, Whelan’s, Dublin
16.5.19 – Bewley’[email protected]! le Gael Linn, Bewley’s Café Theatre
16.5.19 – The politics of the Irish harp symbol: from Henry VIII to Brexit, City Assembly Rooms - South William Street Dublin 2
18.5.19 – Navá, Farmleigh House
18.5.19 – Fête de la Bretagne at The Cobblestone, The Cobblestone
18.5.19 – Palestine: You’re a Vision, National Stadium Dublin
18.5.19 – Féile Raiftéirí, Ceolchoirm Mhór, The Village Theatre
18.5.19 – Declan Sinnott with Vickie Keating, Wexford Arts Centre
19.5.19 – The Very Round Robin With John Spillane, Rónán Ó Snodaigh And Pauline Scanlon, Lost Lane

Indie
15.5.19 – Gráinne Cotter, Róisín Dubh, Galway
17.5.19 – Nina Hynes, Lost Lane
17.5.19 – Musiclee presents Bridget O’Neill in concert, DC Club 20 Camden Row Dublin 2

Jazz & Improvised
13.5.19 – The Long Way Around @ The Dublin Jazz Co-op, The Workman’s Club
14.5.19 – DCU Jazz, National Concert Hall
15.5.19 – DCU Jazz, National Concert Hall
16.5.19 – DCU Jazz, National Concert Hall

Klezmer
18.5.19 – A Different Kettle, An Seomra, Wallis Bar, Midleton, Co. Cork

Musical Theatre
17.5.19 – Secret Love: Doris Day Story, National Concert Hall

Open Mic
19.5.19 – Open Mic Night, Róisín Dubh, Galway

Opera
13.5.19 – English Touring Opera presents: Verdi’s Macbeth, Gala Theatre Durham
14.5.19 – Scottish Opera presents: The Magic Flute, Theatre Royal Glasgow
16.5.19 – Scottish Opera presents: The Magic Flute (Dementia Friendly Performance), Theatre Royal Glasgow
16.5.19 – English Touring Opera presents: Verdi’s Macbeth, Perth Festival Perth Concert Hall
17.5.19 – Francesca Caccini’s Alcina, Freemasons’ Hall Molesworth Street
17.5.19 – Irish National Opera presents: The Magic Flute, The National Opera House
18.5.19 – La Dirindina, The Black Box, Belfast
18.5.19 – Scottish Opera presents: The Magic Flute, Theatre Royal Glasgow
18.5.19 – Francesca Caccini’s Alcina, Freemasons’ Hall Molesworth Street
19.5.19 – La Dirindina, Montalto Estate
19.5.19 – Irish National Opera presents: The Magic Flute, University Concert Hall Limerick

Rock & Pop
14.5.19 – Marc Ribot – Two Day Residency, Cafe OTO
15.5.19 – Marc Ribot – Two Day Residency, Cafe OTO
16.5.19 – Thiago Nassif, Cafe OTO
16.5.19 – Mongoose (Album Launch), Whelan’s, Dublin
17.5.19 – The Scorpios, Cafe OTO
17.5.19 – Flash Harry - A Celebration of Queen, Cork Opera House Cork
17.5.19 – Mik Pyro, Róisín Dubh, Galway
17.5.19 – Robocobra Quartet / Meltybrains?, Black Box Theatre, Belfast
18.5.19 – The Illegals with Niamh Kavanagh – Eagles and Fleetwood Mac 25 Tour, Draíocht, Blanchardstown
18.5.19 – Montauk Hotel, Whelan’s, Dublin
18.5.19 – Robocobra Quartet (Belfast) + Trick Mist (Cork), Bello Bar
18.5.19 – Fast Love, University Concert Hall Limerick
18.5.19 – Burning it Up, Civic Theatre, Tallaght

Talk
15.5.19 – Music Therapy and Pain Medicine: Special Event with Joanne Loewy, Irish World Academy of Music & Dance Limerick
16.5.19 – The politics of the Irish harp symbol: from Henry VIII to Brexit, City Assembly Rooms - South William Street Dublin 2

The week’s concerts from Monday to Sunday. To have your concert included next week (20–26 May), please add it to our listings. To receive the Concert Planner by email subscribe to our newsletter.


Festivals this week

15–19 May: West Wicklow Chamber Music Festival
17–19 May: Gospel Rising Music Festival, Dublin
17–19 May: Féile Róise Rua, Árainn Mhór, Co. Donegal
17–19 May: Skerries Traditional Music Festival, Co. Dublin
17–19 May: Doncaster Folk Festival
17–19 May: Féile Chnoc na Gaoithe – Tulla Traditional Music Festival, Co. Clare
18 May: World Fiddle Day, Scartaglin, Co. Kerry
18 May–19 June: Puccini Festival, Hungary
18–19 May: Sound Unbound, Barbican, London
18 May–25 Aug: Glyndebourne Festival
19–27 May: Fleadh Nua, Ennis. Co. Clare

For more upcoming festivals, see our Festival Calendar.

Published on 13 May 2019

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