Performing Groups

A Nation’s Voice: 1100-strong choir to perform major new work on Easter Sunday RTÉ 1916 | The Arts Council   A Nation’s Voice: 1100-strong choir to perform major new work on Easter Sunday     1100 singers to join RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra and conductor David Brophy for open-air free concert at Collins Barracks featuring new work by composer Shaun Davey and writer Paul Muldoon     The Arts Council […]
RTÉ Concert Orchestra presents Back to the Future Live! Back to the Future Live! RTÉ Concert Orchestra Ernst van Tiel conductor Sunday 15 November 2015, 3pm & 8pm Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Dublin   Celebrating the 30th anniversary of a worldwide cultural phenomenon, the RTE Concert Orchestra proudly presents Back to the Future Live. In an Irish first, the film can be experienced in […]
The RTÉ Concert Orchestra has been declared the World’s Favourite Orchestra 2015 RTÉ Concert Orchestra     The RTÉ Concert Orchestra has been declared the World’s Favourite Orchestra 2015 following the results of an international vote www.bachtrack.com.     The RTÉ Concert Orchestra secured a massive 25% of the vote in an international poll to find the world’s favourite orchestra. The Irish orchestra achieved double the votes of the […]
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra and RTÉ Contempo Quartet at Galway International Arts Festival Press Release: Tuesday 2nd June 2015 RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra and RTÉ Contempo Quartet join forces with Galway International Arts Festival The RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra and the RTÉ Contempo Quartet will debut at Galway International Arts Festival this July. The new development will result in a weekend of orchestral and chamber music masterworks: five […]
Declan O’Rourke, opera choruses at The Helix, ABBA night in Cork & other RTÉ CO updates 8 January 2014 RTÉ Concert Orchestra Declan O’Rourke joins the RTÉ Concert Orchestra for a special Valentine’s night concert (14 February, National Concert Hall), the orchestra teams up with the RTÉ Philharmonic Choir for an evening of favourite opera choruses and arias at the Helix, the popular ABBA concert travels to Cork Opera House as […]
David Brophy makes his final appearance as Principal Conductor of the RTÉ Concert Orchestra RTÉ Concert Orchestra 13 December 2013 David Brophy makes his final appearance as Principal Conductor of the RTÉ Concert Orchestra this Monday, 16 December when he conducts the RTÉ CO and guests in Mooney Tunes at the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre.  Over the past seven years, David Brophy has distinguished himself in his concert, radio, […]
Lesley Garrett, John Scofield & Vince Mendoza, Hayley Westenra in RTÉ Concert Orchestra Jan–Mar season at National Concert Hall RTÉ Concert Orchestra January–March 2014 at the National Concert Hall Below please find details of the RTÉ Concert Orchestra’s January to March season at the National Concert Hall, featuring:  –   John Wilson’s début as Principal Conductor of the RTÉ Concert Orchestra with Hollywood Rhapsody (30 January), a massive hit for the John Wilson Orchestra in […]
RTÉ Concert Orchestra’s December 2013 season Hello  Below please find details of the RTÉ Concert Orchestra’s December 2013 season at the National Concert Hall and Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, featuring:  –   jazz royalty Jacqui Dankworth, daughter of Cleo Laine and John Dankworth, joining the RTÉ Concert Orchestra & Big Band for the New Year’s Eve Gala with (31 December, National Concert […]
RTÉ Concert Orchestra Takes 2nd place in World’s Favourite Orchestra Poll! The RTÉ Concert Orchestra has taken a remarkable second place in an online poll to find the World’s Favourite Orchestra on classical music website www.bachtrack.com  Over a month of voting, the poll has attracted interest from all around the world, with 11,895 votes for 417 orchestras from 97 countries. The winning orchestra was the world-renowned […]
Jenna Russell & Maria Ewing in star line-up for RTÉ Concert Orchestra’s South Pacific The RTÉ Concert Orchestra is proud to announce that Olivier Award-winning Jenna Russell and superstar Maria Ewing are among the top international cast joining the orchestra and conductor John Wilson for concert performances of South Pacific on Thursday 10 and Friday 11 October at the National Concert Hall. Jenna Russell, playing the lead role of […]