The Vanbrugh

The Vanbrugh

The Mall Arts Centre, Youghal      Saturday 21st March 2020 at 3pm      Tickets €15.00/€13.00 concession.

Yew Wood Venues is thrilled to present
Keith Pascoe, violin
Simon Aspell, viola
Christopher Marwood, cello
with guests
Elizabeth Charleson, violin
David Kenny, viola

Mozart – String Quintet in C major K.515
Brahms – String Quintet in F Major Op.88
This is a rare opportunity to hear these two great classical works in the same concert.  The Vanbrugh is delighted to welcome two very distinguished guest artists for this special event.

The Vanbrugh evolved form the work of the Vanbrugh Quartet which was based in Cork as RTE’s Resident Quartet from 1986 to 2013.  Over there decades the quartet gave close to three thousand concerts, presenting the chamber music repertoire to audiences throughout Ireland, Europe, the Americas and the Far East.  Commercial recordings include more than thirty CDs of repertoire ranging from the complete Beethoven quartets to many contemporary Irish wroks.  In 2016 the group was presented with the National Concert Hall;s Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition of their contribution to music in Ireland.

Tickets €15.00 per ticket, €13.00 concessions, are available to purchases at 087 9593276 or through Eventbrite or at the door on the afternoon of the performance.




Youghal Choral Society presents MUSIC FOR A SUMMERS EVENING

Youghal Choral Society presents MUSIC FOR A SUMMERS EVENING

St Mary’s Collegiate Church, Youghal      Sunday 10th May 2020      Tickets: €15.00

Youghal Choral Society never fails to present us with a wondrous evening of musical entertainment just as we say goodbye to Spring and welcome the Summer.  This year is no exception as the musical greats of our Choral society present and evening of choral and solo voice in the magnificent setting of St Mary’s Collegiate Church, Youghal. Youghal Choral Society under director Patricia Whyte, will be joined by the Lee Singers and many more special guests.

The Society has bee very busy in recent years with concerts featuring the Number 1 Army Band of the Southern Brigade, the City of Cork Male Voice Choir and other renowned artists and is eagerly anticipating another very special night on May 10th.

The Lee Singers (formerly The Cork Airport Singers) were founded in 1986.  They participate regularly in Concerts, Religious and Fundraising events and also partake in Choral festivals and competitions.  The group has a wide repertoire which includes pieces from the Negro Spiritual, Religious, Traditional, Pop and Light Operatic genres.

The Lee Singers have performed in France, Austria, Spain and Whales over the past few years and have produced a number of CD’s.  Their latest CD, “We Wish You a Merry Christmas” was a best seller and very popular.  Local Cork charities are beneficiaries of their fundraising efforts though the years.

St Mary’s Collegiate Church is looking forward to giving a rapturous welcome to all involved.

Tickets €15.00 will be available at Cree’s Card Shop, North Main Street, Youghal and at the door on the evening of the concert.



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