ConTempo Countywide: Claregalway

Venue: Claregalway Castle

Date: 23 November 2021 at 12:45pm

Price: FREE, booking required

Galway Music Residency is delighted to be back on the road, continuing its commitment to bringing performance to local centres throughout County Galway, offering all the opportunity to engage with music and spark joy in their lives.

On Tuesday 23rd November at 12:45pm, ConTempo Quartet will perform a lunchtime concert in Claregalway Castle. Local audiences will be treated to a 60 minute programme of varied classical and contemporary works including music by Haydn, Beethoven, Jane O’Leary and Alec Roth. 

 Ticket-holders will be required to show proof of a valid COVID-19 certificate demonstrating vaccination/immunity.

The Concert will be followed by the launch of ‘Away with the Fairies’ a wonderful new book from Galway Historian, Author, and Columnist, Mr Willy Henry. The book will be launched by well-known Journalist and Editor of the Tuam Herald, Mr David Burke.

ConTempo Quartet was appointed Galway Music Residency’s Ensemble in Residence in 2003 and continues to provide opportunities for the people of Galway to engage with music in unique and meaningful ways. The quartet maintains a national and international presence as one of the most exciting ensembles performing today.

Covid Safety precautions will be in place and face coverings must be worn at all times. Galway Music Residency is proudly supported by NUI Galway (Education Partner), the Arts Council, and Galway City and County Councils.

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