| It’s nearly time for Ardee Baroque Festival.|
Beethoven 250 with Finghin Collins, violinist Claire Duff and cellist Sarah McMahon of the Irish Baroque Orchestra will take place on November 28th and Bach duos with violinist Claire Duff and cellist Sarah McMahon of the Irish Baroque Orchestra will conclude the festival on November 29th.
Check out the short interview below, recorded with Michael Lee and featuring one of our upcoming performers. Finghin Collins discusses the unique sound world of Beethoven on period instruments, the different approach for pianists and the broader context for such work as part of a Baroque festival.
Today’s the day!
We will kick off the Ardee Baroque Festival with Introductory baroque playing techniques featuring violinist Marja Gaynor. Join Marja Gaynor for an introductory lesson on baroque playing where she looks at the similarities and differences with classical and traditional Irish playing. Pick up your instrument and play along in some short dances and gigues, as Marja demonstrates ornamentation techniques too.
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At 7.30pm Beethoven 250 with Finghin Collins, Claire Duff and Sarah McMahon of the Irish Baroque Orchestra. will be live via our website for those who registered for their free tickets on Eventbrite. We look forward to bringing you a wonderful day of music from the comfort of your home.
All concerts will be made available to watch until December 4th for those who have secured their FREE tickets!