Matthew Halls

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Selected highlights chosen by Michael Dervan, Jim Carroll, Tony Clayton-Lea, Siobhán Long, Aidan Dunne, Peter Crawley and Cormac Larkin GOOD FRIDAY (...)

For Courtney Lewis, above, Haydn is a bedrock of the repertoire. Photograph: Travis Anderson

Haydn has not been having a good time with the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra. A work as popular as his Clock Symphony has been neglected for more t(...)

Tara Erraught: the Irish mezzo soprano of the moment gives recitals at Wexford Festival Opera, the NCH and in Galway. Photograph: Dieter Nagl/AFP/Getty Images

The new concert season kicks off in earnest on Friday, with one of the most explosive works ever written. Stravinsky’s still awe-inspiring Rite of (...)

Pieter Wispelwey: captures Britten’s seeming paradox of making something intimate of the political
Wispelwey (cello), Ainsley (tenor)
  • Music
  • December 2, 2013, 18:10

Wispelwey (cello), Ainsley (tenor), RTÉ Cór na nÓg, RTÉ Philharmonic, RTÉ NSONCH, Dublin****Britten – Soirées Musicales; Symphony for cello and orches(...)