Classical Notes

Plenty of good reasons to get Bach on track with the ICO

Powerhouse Norwegian violinist Hanning Kraggerud will be performing Bach’s Goldberg Variations with the Irish Chamber Orchestra in Bantry, Limerick and Dublin

There are many good reasons for connecting with the Irish Chamber Orchestra on its second excursion already to Dublin this year. Here are just four of them.

(1) This is an ensemble that always bristles with musical ambition and positivity. Full-on attitude is the name of their game.

(2) Their guest artist happens to be one of the most exciting violinists on the planet.

(3) The venue is the most exciting addition to small theatres ...