CEOL | MUSIC
Songs for an Autumn Evening
Deborah Cunningham, Paul Martin, Evan McGarrigle and The Bluestack Chorale
Date: September 30
Venue: St Patrick’s Parish Centre, Donegal Town
Time: 8pm / Cost: €10
A mutual love of opera brought Deborah Cunningham and Paul Martin together with Evan McGarrigle a number of years ago to stage what has now become known as the Mountcharles Opera Festival. This event has been held annually since 2008 and has seen them deliver some of the most beautiful opera scenes in the popular repertoire, from works as diverse as Verdi’s La Traviata, Mozart’s Marriage of Figaro and this year’s offering of Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin.
Deborah and Paul are soloists with North West Opera and Donegal Voices, whilst Evan is in much demand both as a solo pianist and accompanist.
In 2011, they formed The Bluestack Chorale, very quickly establishing themselves as a reputable ensemble with a diverse repertoire. Deborah,
For all Festival events, tickets will be available for purchase at the venue on the evening of the performance. To avoid disappointment, however, please plan arrive at the venue at least 20 minutes before the advertised showtime.