Organisation: Cork School of Music
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
She’s come a long way since her Cork Opera House debut, aged 11, as Little Red Riding Hood. Next week, the actress tells Marjorie Brennan, she returns to the same stage in Angela’s Ashes.
Thu, 12 Sep, 2019
Niamh O’Sullivan returns to her home city for Cork Operatic Society’s anniversary concert, writes
Fri, 06 Sep, 2019
The property supplement to a recent issue of the Irish Examiner contained a piece by Tommy Barker about the sale of Monkstown Castle House — ‘House of the week’ (June 8) — home of the late Charlie Hennessey and Abby Scott.
Fri, 21 Jun, 2019
A large and ambitious collaboration between dance-theatre company Junk Ensemble and Belfast musical production company Dumbworld saw 80 Cork choristers, young and old, take to the cavernous stage of the Opera House for a Dance Opera that set out to explore our deepest, darkest fears.
Wed, 19 Jun, 2019
Twin choreographers Megan and Jessica Kennedy explore the innermost fears of Cork people for their ambitious dance opera, writes
Fri, 14 Jun, 2019
Lorna Moore is a full-time vocal coach, piano tutor, and choral conductor.
Wed, 01 May, 2019
The Cork actor won the award for his work in Martin McDonagh's "The Lieutenant of Inishmore" which ran in the West End last year.
Mon, 08 Apr, 2019
One of the best remaining, compact prime redevelopment sites in Cork city has been sold for over €7 million, for 0.63 of an acre, or for the equivalent of €11 million per acre, to Dublin-based purchasers.
Thu, 31 Jan, 2019
Bríd Cranitch is retiring from her 17-year tenure at the helm of the thriving cultural centre in Baile Mhúirne, writes
Thu, 20 Dec, 2018
WHEN Capitol Records releases a new remix of the classic Beach Boys hit ‘Good Vibrations’ in the coming months, AudioSourceRE will be credited with the software that brought the original mono tracks into stereo.
Fri, 14 Sep, 2018
More than 1,000 musicians from 20 countries will perform at this year’s Cork Guinness Jazz Festival, which is expected to generate €35m for the local economy.
Thu, 13 Sep, 2018
The native of Glanmire, Co Cork, is, with his 1000 Beasts project, regarded as one of the brightest prospects in Irish pop.
Mon, 30 Jul, 2018
Having flown higher than any Cork flag in history, the blood and bandages that once orbited the globe have returned to Earth.
Tue, 24 Jul, 2018
Some of the world’s top urban thinkers biked and walked around Cork yesterday to see how a “city on the rise” is poised to become the fastest growing region in Ireland — but decision-makers need to realise its value for the benefit of the whole country.
Fri, 29 Jun, 2018
Abigail Hennessy, one of the doyens of the cultural life of Cork, has died at St Luke’s Nursing Home in the city.
Thu, 10 May, 2018
She’ll be playing all along so keep your eyes peeled.
Tue, 27 Mar, 2018
Variety and versality have marked this Cork musician’s journey to date, writes
Tue, 13 Mar, 2018
ACTRESS Hilary Rose believes in being prepared. But it’s not for the next major storm, it’s for the next big role. And so at the start of the year, when her fitness instructor asked about her goals, she didn’t blink.
Fri, 09 Mar, 2018
ELLA Van Poucke’s career took a big leap forward last July when she emerged as the “Golden Star” of the prestigious Premio Chigiana held in Siena in Italy, writes
Thu, 15 Feb, 2018
Thu, 11 Jan, 2018
Kerry’s Gemma Sugrue is ready to take the spotlight and is writing the authentic music she wants to express, she tells.
Tue, 19 Dec, 2017
With over 100 years of experience between them, the conductor and first female member of the Butter Exchange Band are adamant that the much-loved Cork institution will continue into the future, writes
Mon, 27 Nov, 2017
Cork Institute of Technology is being asked for a full explanation of how its ex-president Brendan Murphy personally signed off on more than half the €13,000 costs of two functions to mark his own retirement.
Fri, 17 Nov, 2017
Cork actress Molly Lynch tells‘Sunset Boulevard’ is about pitfalls of stardom
Tue, 14 Nov, 2017
As Cork City Council and the Office of Public Works draw up plans to erect controversial flood defences in the city centre, the Irish Examiner brings you an alternative view. All this week, we highlight the shortlisted entries to the Save Cork City competition to unlock the potential of Morrisson’s Island in the heart of the city centre and reimagine what its future might hold. Some are brave. Some are bold. But all are designed to spark debate. The overall winner will be revealed in the Irish Examiner next Monday.
Tue, 07 Nov, 2017
A party atmosphere kicked off the Guinness Cork Jazz Festival when large crowds thronged a free open-air concert, signalling the start of celebrations for the festival’s 40th birthday.
Sat, 28 Oct, 2017
Engineering and science programmes have been struggling to cope with funding shortfalls, the acting president of Cork Institute of Technology (CIT) has said.
Fri, 20 Oct, 2017
The former home of composer John Gibson hits all the right notes, says
Sat, 01 Jul, 2017
DURING his music lesson, a string broke on young Conor Russell’s violin. A minor setback, and a common experience of every student. What happened next set a life-long course for Russell who is now one of Ireland’s most established violinmakers, or luthiers, as they are known in the trade.
Thu, 29 Jun, 2017
Day three of the Cork International Choral Festival sees plenty more exciting events happening across Cork City. Check out some of Friday's highlights here.
Fri, 28 Apr, 2017
Day 2 of the Cork International Choral Festival features Grammy-winning The Swingles in the Gala Concert, but Thursday's events have plenty more to offer as well. Check out some of the highlights here.
Thu, 27 Apr, 2017
Cork-born musician Eoin French was on the verge on moving to America for a career designing buildings when fate took a hand, writes. Now, he’s about to release a stunning debut album.
Mon, 10 Apr, 2017
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Fri, 24 Mar, 2017
Walking into Monday like …
Sun, 05 Feb, 2017
Visitors to the Cork School of Music today could enjoy a day of percussion.
Sun, 05 Feb, 2017
Wed, 25 Jan, 2017
I must confess, when L’Atitude 51 first opened in 2012, I thought it would soon become another swiftly-forgotten entry on the endless rollcall of hospitality failures.
Sat, 07 Jan, 2017
IN THE mood for cultural experience but not sure you’re up being confined to a concert hall seat for the duration? A Kaleidoscope night might be just the ticket for you, writes
Wed, 07 Dec, 2016
As the Vanbrugh Quartet get a lifetime achievement award, Gregory Ellis reflects on his 30 years with the group, writes
Fri, 18 Nov, 2016
A free open-air gig outside the Opera House kicked off the 34th annual Guinness Cork Jazz Festival, which is expected to attract 40,000 fans to the city this bank-holiday weekend.
Sat, 29 Oct, 2016
learns why research on housing is more important than ever
Mon, 22 Aug, 2016
The seventh annual Lismore Opera Festival will take place at Lismore Castle, Co Waterford, on June 3 and 4.
Mon, 16 May, 2016
Thu, 14 Apr, 2016