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Esker Festival Orchestra in Galway – 2017 Tour

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The Esker Festival Orchestra embarks on its 4th annual festival and national tour between August 25th and 27th. The orchestra brings together 65 Irish and International emerging young professional musicians and is conducted by Galway born Peter Joyce (University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna).

Their 2017 programme consists of Gustav Mahler's 'Songs of a Wayfarer' with Mezzo-soprano Carolyn Holt (Royal Academy of Music), a world premiere of new work Iridescence by young Irish composer Christopher Moriarty (Winner of the 2017 Irish Freemasons Young Musician of the Year) and Tchaikovsky's 6th Symphony 'Pathetique'. It will be perfected over an intensive rehearsal residency in NUI Galway from August 21st to 25th .

Before their national tour, Esker Festival Orchestra present an additional Evening of Chamber Music in association with the Black Gate Cultural Centre Galway City on the Thursday August 24th 8pm.

The Esker Festival Orchestra is delighted to continue their collaboration with the The Galway Music Residency and the RTÉ Galway ConTempo Quartet, who along with other top professionals will provide tutoring to the members of the orchestra.

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24th August 8pm | Galway | An Evening of Chamber music | The Black Gate Cultural Centre | €5
25th August 8pm | Galway | Galway Cathedral | €15/€10
26th August 5pm | Cork | Curtis Auditorium, Cork School of Music | €15/€10
27th August 2pm | Dublin | The Capuchin Friary, Church St, Dublin | €15/€10

Tickets can be purchased on the door or via www.eskerfestivalorchestra.com

The Esker Festival Orchestral is gratefully supported by Irish Association of Youth Orchestras and the Arts Council of Ireland, NUI Galway and the CIT Cork School of Music.

FURTHER INFO at: www.eskerfestivalorchestra.com

FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/eskerfestivalorchestra/

TWITTER: https://twitter.com/EskerFestival @EskerFestival

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