Concert Planner: 6–11 August 2019

Balaklava Blues – in Kilkenny this week

Concert Planner: 6–11 August 2019

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Classical
6.8.19 – BBC Prom 24: Relaxed Prom, Royal Albert Hall
6.8.19 – BBC Prom 25: Tchaikovsky, Sibelius & Weinberg, Royal Albert Hall
7.8.19 – BBC Prom 26: Mozart’s Requiem, Royal Albert Hall
7.8.19 – International Master Course, National Concert Hall
7.8.19 – BBC Prom 27: The Sound of Space: Sci-Fi Film Music, Royal Albert Hall
8.8.19 – BBC Prom 28: Rachmaninov, Borodin & Huw Watkins, Royal Albert Hall
8.8.19 – Esker Festival Orchestra, Galway, Emily Anderson Concert Hall, NUI Galway
9.8.19 – BBC Prom 29: The Warner Brothers Story, Royal Albert Hall
9.8.19 – Tea Dance Tunes: Dementia Friendly Concerts, National Concert Hall
9.8.19 – Irish Chamber Orchestra –Elgar, Britten @ Kilkenny Arts Festival 2019, St. Canice’s Cathedral
9.8.19 – Esker Festival Orchestra, Cork, Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music
9.8.19 – International Master Course, Student Concert, National Concert Hall
10.8.19 – Secret Garden Music @ Kilkenny Arts Festival 2019, Various Locations in Kilkenny
10.8.19 – Musici Ireland – Pärt @ Kilkenny Arts Festival 2019, The Black Abbey
10.8.19 – Esker Festival Orchestra, Dublin, Capuchin Friary Church
10.8.19 – Barry Douglas @ Kilkenny Arts Festival 2019, St. Canice’s Cathedral
11.8.19 – International Master Course, Student and Faculty Concert, National Concert Hall
11.8.19 – Patrick Rafter & Michael McHale @ Kilkenny Arts Festival 2019, St. John’s Priory

Contemporary
7.8.19 – Irish Video Game Orchestra, C.S. Lewis Square

Electronic
9.8.19 – fLux Ireland @ Kilkenny Arts Festival 2019, St. Canice’s Cathedral
10.8.19 – Christian Löffler ,Janus Rasmussen, Ruede Hagelstein & Aparde, Fabric London

Folk and Traditional
8.8.19 – Feakle Festival 2019, Feakle
8.8.19 – A Night of East Clare Music, Feakle
9.8.19 – Music Recital @ The Feakle Festival, St. Mary’s Church, Feakle
10.8.19 – Gala Concert @ The Feakle Festival, Feakle Community Centre

Indie
9.8.19 – Blue Rose Code | Baton Bleu, Glengall Wharf Garden, Peckham
9.8.19 – Sick Love with The Wha @ Kilkenny Arts Festival 2019, Set Theatre, Kilkenny
11.8.19 – Cathal Coughlan @ Kilkenny Arts Festival 2019, Cleere’s Theatre
11.8.19 – David Keenan @ Kilkenny Arts Festival 2019, Set Theatre, Kilkenny

Jazz and Improvised
8.8.19 – Oren Ambarchi, The Sound House Eden Quay Dublin 1
8.8.19 – Eris 136199 (Han-earl Park/Catherine Sikora/Nick Didkovsky), London, The Vortex
9.8.19 – The Good Life: A Tribute To Tony Bennett, National Concert Hall
9.8.19 – The Good Life: A Tribute To Tony Bennett, National Concert Hall
9.8.19 – Clair Butler , Sirius Arts Centre Cobh Co. Cork
11.8.19 – Eris 136199 at Jazz em Agosto, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation in Lisbon

Musical Theatre
10.8.19 – Balaklava Blues @ Kilkenny Arts Festival 2019, Set Theatre Kilkenny

Opera
8.8.19 – Offenbach Bicentenary Festival, Black Box Theatre, Belfast
9.8.19 – Offenbach Bicentenary Festival, The Nerve Centre
9.8.19 – INO Studio Opera Gala, National Concert Hall

Festivals this week
19 July–14 Sept: BBC Proms
19 July–1 Sept: Riga Jurmala Music Festival, Latvia
1–11 Aug: Jazz em Agosto, Lisbon
1–31 Aug: Open House Festival, Bangor
2–9 Aug: Sidmouth Folk Festival, Devon, England
2–26 Aug: Edinburgh International Festival
2–26 Aug: The Edinburgh Festival Fringe
6–11 Aug: NCH International Master Course, Dublin
7–12 Aug: Feakle Festival
8–10 Aug: Fairport Convention Cropredy, Oxfordshire
8–11 Aug: Boyne Music Festival, Townley Hall, Drogheda
9–11 Aug: Flow Festival, Helsinki
9–18 Aug: Kilkenny Arts Festival
11–18 Aug: Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann, Drogheda, Co. Louth

For more upcoming festivals, see our Festival Calendar.

Published on 6 August 2019

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