Saturday 3rd September 2022, 7:30pm
Lumen – The Music of Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin
|On sale Tuesday 7th June at 10am online and 1pm from our Box Office
The National Symphony Orchestra, conductor David Brophy and some of Ireland’s finest traditional musicians and dancers will join forces for Lumen: The Music of Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin – A Celebration of the Light, a concert to honour the memory and the music of Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin during University of Limerick’s fiftieth anniversary year.
Devised in collaboration with Mícheál’s family, this concert, the first since Mícheál’s death in 2018, will feature some of Mícheál’s most significant and popular orchestral works performed by musicians including sean-nós singer Iarla Ó Lionaird; flute player Michael McGoldrick; saxophonist; Kenneth Edge; traditional percussionist Mel Mercier; uilleann piper Mark Redmond; fiddlers Liz Doherty, Zoe Conway, Aidan O’Donnell and Katie Boyle; sean-nós singers Síle Denvir, Lillis Ó Laoire and Iarla Ó Lionáird and cellist Neil Martin, along with a group of traditional music students from UL & UCC.
Presented by: The National Symphony Orchestra, conductor David Brophy and special guests.