2014

Twenty Fingers – Duo b!z’art

Sunday 9th November 3pm Duo B!z’art from Belguim are a piano duet for one piano founded by André Roe and Geoffrey Baptiste in 2004. They regularly perform in Belgium, Luxembourg, France, United Kingdom and Ireland and they specialise in educational projects for young people. “Twenty Fingers”, specially designed for children…...

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RTÉ ConTempo Quartet

Sunday November 16th at 3pm Conwal Church Letterkenny The Regional Cultural Centre is proud to present the first ever concert in Letterkenny by the RTÉ ConTempo Quartet in the wonderful surroundings of Conwal Parish Church on Sunday November 16th at 3pm. The concert is presented as part of “Sundays in…...

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A Most Peculiar Wintry Thing

Sunday 7 December 3pm The Regional Cultural Centre is delighted to offer Donegal families the chance to see a magical new music show “A Most Peculiar Wintry Thing” for children aged four to twelve in the run up to Christmas on Sunday December 7th. The show is commissioned by Music…...

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Shore Shots

October 7 – November 29 Shore Shots the Irish Surf Film Festival Dublin and the Regional Cultural Centre present a photography showcase of the best in Irish surf photography from the 2013/2014 season. The main body of work features a project undertaken by Sligo based photographer Christian McLeod. McLeod travelled…...

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The Everyday Experience

November 11 – December 13 The Everyday Experience is a group show with architects, designers, artists and filmmakers. The exhibition reveals how much of our experience of designed and informal space is unconscious, immersed in the everyday, but yet it has a significant effect on us individually and as a…...

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Dodeca Cycle – Have fun making music with a new invention

Tuesday 14 October – Friday 17 October Musician and inventor Ed Devane has designed and built an amazing new instrument that can be played by 12 people at once with no musical experience necessary. Come and meet the inventor Ed, learn how he makes his crazy inventions and create beautiful…...

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West Ocean String Quartet

Saturday 27 September Seamus McGuire & Niamh Crowley – violin; Ken Rice – viola; Neil Martin – cello Formed in 1999, the West Ocean String Quartet’s vision, eclectic repertoire and style have won them global praise. Their music, most of it written and arranged by Neil Martin, lies somewhere in…...

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Martin Simpson (UK)

Friday 17 October Nominated for Musician of the Year and for Best Album with ‘Vagrant Stanzas’ BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2014 There is no doubt that after 35 years as a professional musician Martin is, right now, better than ever. Widely acknowledged as one of the finest acoustic and…...

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Music Network Presents: My Cello, My Voice with Leonard Elschenbroich, solo cello (Germany)

Friday 28 November Following the tremendous success of The Naked Violin Tour with Tasmin Little, Music Network is delighted to present Leonard Elschenbroich, one of the most charismatic cellists of his generation, in an evening of masterpieces from the solo cello repertoire. Performing an intriguing programme of music with which he…...

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Music Network Presents: Furnace Mountain (USA)

Saturday 1 November Straight from the Appalachian mountains, Virginian act Furnace Mountain unleash their own distinctive take on rootsy Americana, breathing new life into old-time, bluegrass and folk tunes. One of the fast-rising stars of the American roots scene, Furnace Mountain have true Appalachian soil caked onto their boots. With…...

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