Ailish Tynan (soprano), Finghin Collins (piano), Van Kuijk Quartet @ Great Music in Irish Houses 2019

Ailish Tynan (soprano), Finghin Collins (piano), Van Kuijk Quartet @ Great Music in Irish Houses 2019

Friday, 14 June 2019, 8.00pm

The 2019 Great Music in Irish Houses Festival highlights one of our finest vocal musical ambassadors, soprano, Ailish Tynan.  Described by The New York Times as “a sparkling soprano”, Ailish Tynan make her Festival début in her home town of Mullingar with Irish pianist Finghin Collins and the French Van Kuijk, who return to the Festival to partner with these exceptional Irish artists on a number of works by French composers, amongst others.

Chausson:  Chanson Perpétuelle
Lekeu:  Nocturne from Trois Poèmes
Poulenc:  Trois Mélodies for String Quartet
Mozart:  Divertimento in F major, K138      
and songs by Faurè and Muriel Herbert

The Great Music in Irish House Festival takes place from 11 to 16 June in various venues around Dublin and Wicklow.

This year, Ireland’s oldest chamber music festival features Richard Goode, the Pavel Haas Quartet, Marc Coppey and Finghin Collins, Ailish Tynan, the Van Kuijk Quartet, Chamber Choir Ireland conducted by Paul Hillier, the Colin Currie Quartet, and a special John O’Conor Celebration featuring the pianist and former and current students.  

Venues include the Royal Irish Academy, Kilruddery House, National Botanic Gardens, Belvedere House, St Ann’s, Farmleigh House and Dublin Castle.

For full details, download the brochure below or visit

Listen to a festival playlist below also.



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