Review: RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Jonas Alber. Soloist: Claudia Boyle. National Concert Hall, September 4. Reviewed by Dick O’Riordan
Fiction: The Dust that Falls From Dreams. By Louis de Bernières. Harvill Secker, €19. Reviewed by Joanne Hayden
It seems like only yesterday that someone contacted me about a new annual event called Culture Night taking place in Dublin. The idea was to have everything free so citizens could wallow in the wonders of their capital city, cost be damned.
The Hugh Lane Gallery’s [email protected] series of free concerts has just launched its 40th season, a testimony to the quality and variety of its concerts, and a heartening endorsement by Dublin City Council of the importance of classical music in the ci
Fiction: Purity. By Jonathan Franzen. Fourth Estate, €27. Reviewed by Kevin Power
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