Monday September 21, 2020

Classical Notes: Festival fiesta gets under way

May is the month when the year moves up a gear.

11th May, 2014
As part of the Great Music in Irish Houses Festival, William Dowdall, Miriam Kaczor and Conor Cavanagh will perform in the Botanic Gardens in Glasnevin in Dublin. Photocall Ireland

May is the month when the year moves up a gear, and festivals that have been hovering comfortably in the distance suddenly move up close and personal. Decisions need immediate attention: where to go, who to see, what to pay?

Ireland has a marvellous tradition of festivals, with classical music well to the fore. Some of its events have longevity in their pedigrees – KBC Great Music in Irish Houses (June 10-15) and West Cork...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly



Unlimited Access for 2 Years

This product does not auto-renew

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

The best writing and and the biggest stories of 2019 from the Business Post

Richie Oakley | 8 months ago

Denis O’Brien is back in court, residents continue to fight the Council on halting site and a row surfaces in government over rent control proposals

Leanna Byrne | 4 years ago