Pipeworks Festival 2019
WEDNESDAY 19 JUNE
Nosferatu with organ score improvised by Rónán Murray
9pm | Saint Patrick’s Cathedral
The 2019 Festival opens with a screening of Murnau’s 1922 expressionist silent film “Nosferatu”, his retelling of the Dracula story, in the dramatic gothic surroundings of Saint Patrick’s Cathedral...
THURSDAY 20 JUNE
Four Hands, Four Feet, One Organ | Patrice Keegan and Carole O’Connor (organ duet)
1:15pm | St Teresa’s Church, Clarendon Street
The accomplished eight-limbed duo perform romantic and modern repertoire in the stunning surroundings and sumptuous acoustics of a hidden gem of Dublin city churches...
RTÉ Concert Orchestra, Pipeworks Festival Chorus, Fergal Caulfield (organ), David Leigh (conductor)
Fauré Requiem plus Barber and Elgar
8pm | Saint Patrick’s Cathedral
In partnership with The RTÉ Concert Orchestra and Saint Patrick’s Cathedral
Fergal Caulfield—a former Dublin International Organ Competition prizewinner and one of Ireland’s leading keyboard players—takes the virtuosic solo organ part in Toccata festiva, a work revealing a surprisingly exuberant side to its composer Samuel (Adagio for Strings) Barber...
SATURDAY 22 JUNE
Young Organists’ Platform Concert
11:30am | Dublin Unitarian Church, St Stephen’s Green
Some of Ireland’s most promising young organists perform their repertoire in a public concert on the recently restored J. W. Walker organ at the Dublin Unitarian Church...
The Trinity College Organ Through Five Centuries | Organbuilder Dominic Gwynn in conversation with Andrew Johnstone
2pm | Public Theatre, Front Square, Trinity College
Hear the remarkable life-story of Ireland’s oldest playable musical instrument from its origins in the year before Bach’s birth to its recent re-emergence from generations of obscurity...
Masterclass with Daniel Moult
4pm | Public Theatre, Front Square, Trinity College
Daniel leads a masterclass on the historic college organ focusing on the music to which it is especially suited. He will help participants craft their performances of seventeenth- and eighteenth-century repertoire...
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