Friday February 28, 2020

Poignant conclusion to Cara’s glittering career

Coloratura soprano Cara O’Sullivan's untimely departure from the stage she has graced for so long is simply heartbreaking.

22nd September, 2019
Cara O’Sullivan will be the subject of a gala tribute at the National Concert Hall this Wednesday, September 25

This Wednesday evening, Dublin’s National Concert Hall (NCH) will be thronged with music lovers from all quarters to pay tribute to Cara O’Sullivan, whose untimely departure from the stage she has graced for so long is simply heartbreaking.

The greatest and most admired Irish coloratura soprano of her time, her departure is not through any loss of vocal beauty, but because of that unspeakable and accursed illness that destroys memory with...

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