Wednesday 27th April 2016

Cork City Hall

Fleischmann Choir

 

Opening Gala Concert given by the Fleischmann Choir and Cork School of Music Symphony Orchestra, conductor Conor Palliser.  The programme featured Gerald Finzi’s Intimations of Immortality for tenor, chorus and orchestra, with soloist Robin Tritschler, and the first performance in Cork of Fleischmann’s Cornucopia for French horn and orchestra with soloist Cormac Ó hAodáin.  The programme also included Seán Ó Riada’s Mise Éire Suite, together with an accompanying film of the period.  The pre-concert recital featured the Band of the 1st Southern Brigade.  This concert was brought to you in collaboration with Cork Orchestral Society.

 

The Cork International Choral Festival Opening Gala 2016 was kindly sponsored by

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