Classical Notes: Phoenix Hall gives rise to RTÉ NSO anniversary
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I expect few readers remember the Phoenix Hall in Dublin. It was between Exchequer Street and Dame Street on the fringe of Temple Bar. It was a big bland square space used as a recording studio and for various events, all of which are long forgotten – except, perhaps, three.
It was in the Phoenix Hall that Radio Éireann broadcast its popular Question Time show with Joe Linnane. It was also used by Irish Hospital...
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