David Lynn and Friends - Concert in St Michael's Church, Ballina - Visit North Mayo

David Lynn and Friends – Concert in St Michael’s Church, Ballina

David Lynn will be joined by Rachel Croash & Rory Musgrave, and accompanied by Adam McDonagh in St Michael’s Church for a performance in this wonderfully atmospheric venue. Come along on Sunday 21st July at 7:30pm, for a night of classics from opera, musical theatre and Irish classics.

About the Artists

Rachel has sung at Áras an Uachtaráin for The President of Ireland Michael D.Higgins and as guest soloist for the televised National Commemoration Day Service at Collins Barrracks. She has appeared with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra in RTÉ’s ‘Carols from Dublin Castle’ and ‘Christmas with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra.

Rory recently made his international operatic debut singing the role of Young Kelvin in the Asian premier of Solaris by Dai Fugikura (Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre, Japan). Other recent roles include Dr. Falke Die Fledermaus (Lyric Opera Studio Weimar, Germany), Schaunard La bohème (Lyric Opera Productions & Boyle Arts Festival), Le Podestat Le Docteur Miracle (Wexford Festival Opera/The Merrion Hotel), Silvio Pagliacci (Cork Opera House), Mayor of Youghal Vagabones (Opera Collective Ireland – World Premier, National Tour), Taddeo L’italiana in Algeri (Blackwater Valley Opera Festival, formerly Lismore Opera Festival) and Eumete The Return of Ulysses (Opera Collective Ireland).

Adam is a Samling Artist and has been awarded the Michael McNamara Gold Medal (DIT Conservatory), the Robert Gardiner Memorial Scholarship (Cambridge University), and, most recently, First Prize in the Feis Ceoil Orchestral Conducting competition, which includes conducting the RTÉ Concert Orchestra for a RTÉ Lyric FM recording. Additional highlights include reaching the final of the 10e Concours de Chant-Piano Nadia et Lili Boulanger, performing in the Oxford International Song Festival as a bursary-awarded Mastercourse participant, and acting as accompanist in the masterclasses of Patricia Bardon, Dame Emma Kirkby, Ailish Tynan and Maxim Vengerov.
This coming September, Adam will begin his training as a Young Artist on the Global Talent Programme at the National Opera Studio (NOS), London.

Tickets are on sale via Eventbrite HERE

St. Michael's Church of Ireland, Ballina