The Cork Proms – Midsummer (Night 1) @ Cork Midsummer Festival 2019
Friday 21st June 2019
The first night of The Cork Proms, MIDSUMMER, on Friday 21st June, will be an evening of orchestral magnificence, conducted by John O Brien. The orchestra will perform music by Mendelssohn, Mozart and Vivaldi, drawing from the theme of Midsummer and will explore how nature inspired these composers to write some of the most beautiful orchestral works.
More concerts in The Cork Proms:
We’ve had an incredible year of music, with our very own Cork Opera House Concert Orchestra providing for many of the magical moments in opera and orchestral music on our stage. This Summer we’re going to be celebrating Cork Opera House Concert Orchestra, with a series of three concerts in June as part of Cork Midsummer Festival. Curated by Wayne Jordan (ProdiJIG, The Wizard of Oz), this promises to be the musical highlight of your Summer!
BROADWAY on Saturday 22nd June, will take us on a journey of America’s best loved musicals. Guests vocalists, many of whom have performed part of our summer shows, will join the orchestra to perform hits from the masters of Musicals including Rodgers and Hammerstein, Stephen Sondheim and more. We welcome multi award winning composer and conductor Cathal Synnott (Riverdance, Threepenny Opera) to conduct.
Tickets for Broadway available here.
DIVA, on Sunday 23rd June, will be an orchestral homage to the worlds of pop, rock, funk and soul music with performances by Cork singing royalty Majella Cullagh, Kim Sheehan, Laoise Leahy, Karen Underwood and Camilla Griehsel. A night of epic songs reimagined and of musical fireworks, as the series closes with electrifying takes on classics from David Bowie to Queen, conducted again by John O’Brien.
Tickets for Diva available here.
Tickets for each individual show are available from €32, but as a valued patron ofmusic, we can offer you a full weekend ticket for just €70 (a saving of morethan 25%)! This discount will apply automatically when you purchase tickets for all 3 events online, or if you have any other queries, please contact our Box Office on 021 42770022.
*Tickets may be subject to a booking fee
Published on 17 May 2019