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March 2016 – MENDELSSOHN, WIDMANN & WEBER – Irish Times

The Irish Chamber Orchestra

Jörg Widmann Conductor/Clarinet
 
Igor Levit Piano
 

“Widmann and his players brought to it the same kind of sensitive brio that they showed throughout the evening.”

Michael Dervan

The Irish Times

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February 2016 – DEATH AND THE MAIDEN – Irish Times

The Irish Chamber Orchestra
Gábor Takács-Nagy Principal Artistic Partner/Conductor
Ailish Tynan Soprano
 

“The programme itself was rock-solid: sacred settings of Pergolesi, Mozart and Schubert, two movements from Haydn’s Seven Last Words, and Schubert’s Death and the Maiden Quartet arranged for strings. Soprano Ailish Tynan seemed at her beguiling best, and conductor Gábor Takács-Nagy approached the music with vitality and imagination.”

Michael Dervan

The Irish Times

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September 2015 – Agrippina – Sunday Business Post

Irish Youth Opera
with NI Opera

in association with
The Irish Chamber Orchestra
The Lime Tree Theatre
 
Jonathan Cohen Conductor
Oliver Mears Director
Annmarie Woods Design
 

“The superb Irish Chamber Orchestra tackled their role with relish under conductor Jonathan Cohen.”

Dick O’Riordan

Sunday Business Post

 

September 2015 – Agrippina – Irish Times

Irish Youth Opera
with NI Opera

in association with
The Irish Chamber Orchestra
The Lime Tree Theatre
 
Jonathan Cohen Conductor
Oliver Mears Director
Annmarie Woods Design
 

“The IYO cast – performs with an unrestrained energy that is more than matched by the Irish Chamber Orchestra, directed with fire from the harpsichord by Jonathan Cohen.”

Michael Dervan

The Irish Times

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September 2015 – Agrippina – www.goldenplec.com

Irish Youth Opera
with NI Opera

in association with
The Irish Chamber Orchestra
The Lime Tree Theatre
 
Jonathan Cohen Conductor
Oliver Mears Director
Annmarie Woods Design
 
“Their collective experience (ICO) shows in cohesive ensemble playing, neatly conducted by Jonathan Cohen with some lovely solos from oboist Dan Bates…”
 
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Thelma Harrishere: http://www.kentucky.com/2013/11/06/2915080/review-humor-virtuosity-mark-concert.html#storylink=cpy

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    • April 2016 – 1916 REVOLUTION & RHETORIC – Sunday Business Post

      Irish Chamber Orchestra
      Katherine Hunka
      Director/Violin
      Des Keogh
      Narrator
      Albiez Trio
      (Laoise Kelly Harp Tola Custy Fiddle Cormac Jan Breatnach Singer/Whistle)
       

      “The concert full of splendid music under leader Katherine Hunka, benefited from an eclectic approach….overall a stimulating and thought-provoking concert.”

      Dick O’Riordan

      Sunday Business Post

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