National Heritage Week 2011, 20th-28th August

Some musical highlights from this years Heritage Week:

Cathedral Music Tour By Ms. Sue Hemmens

23 August : 13:15 – 14:00

Event Description: Everything you ever wanted to know about cathedral music with cathedral musician, Sue Hemmens. Tour is restricted to 25 participants, allocated on a first-come-first-served basis.

Event Organiser/Organisation: Christ Church Cathedral Dublin
Venue: Christ Church Cathedral
Christchurch Place Dublin 8
Dublin City

Exhibition: Irish Traditional Music on Long Playing Discs

22-27th August: 14:30 – 16:30

Event Description: Exhibition: Irish traditional music on long playing discs. The exhibition will allow people to handle LPs as well as listening to some rare recordings.

Event Organiser/Organisation: The Irish Traditional Music Archive
Venue: The Irish Traditional Music Archive
73 Merrion Square, Dublin 2,
Dublin City

Echoes of a Gaelic Chieftains’ Court

26 August : 19:30 – 21:30

Event Description: Evocative Gaelic Harp, Pipe & Vocal Music of the 16th-18th Century with early Irish harps, Scottish song & historical pipes

Event Organiser/Organisation: Historical Harp Society of Ireland
Venue: St Audoen Church
Dublin City

For further listings see the Heritage Week website