Irish Youth Wind Ensemble Concert Tour - Limerick
Over seventy of Ireland’s finest young wind, brass and percussion players have been selected to play in this year’s Irish Youth Wind Ensemble as they bring their national tour to University Concert Hall, Limerick on Friday, 26 July.
They will perform exciting and energetic music for large scale ensemble such as Philip Sparke’s ‘Navigation March’, Martin Ellerby’s ‘Silent Movie Suite’ and James Barnes’ arrangement of Gershwin’s ‘Porgy and Bess’.
The musicians will be led by the talented conductor Ronan O’Reilly, who is the Director of the Artane School of Music, and guest conductor Dr Ken Dye, Director of Bands at the prestigious University of Notre Dame. These concerts mark the culmination of their summer residence course which took place in the University of Limerick. Tickets are €20 / €10 concession and are on sale now from uch.ie or by calling 061 331 549.
Published on 4 June 2019