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Events Archive 2012

January 20-21:  Society of Musicology in Ireland Postgraduate Conference

January 28: DIT Irish Traditional Music Ensemble perform at Temple Bar TradFest, 5.15pm-6pm.  More information here

¿¿¿February 1-4:  Opera Production of Offenbach's Orpheus in the Underworld, 7.30pm.  Gleeson Theatre, DIT Kevin Street. More information here

February 11-12:  DIT Conservatory of Music and Drama and CIT Cork School of Music Wind Ensemble Exchange Weekend.

February 27-March 2:  DIT Keyboard and Vocal Competitions

March 3:  DIT Music Open Day, DIT Chatham Row, 11am-3pm

March 6-9:  DIT Orchestral Competitions

March 8-10: Graduating Drama Production of Kurt Weill's The Threepenny Opera

March 9: Contemporary Music Centre's Student Music Marathon

¿March 27: Concerto Concert, DIT Symphony Orchestra, David Brophy, conductor

April 22: DIT Ensembles All Together Now, 3pm and 8pm. National Concert Hall, Tickets available online at

April 24:  DIT Chamber Choir and Brass, David Brophy (conductor), 8pm, The Pepper Canister Church (St Stephen's Church)

April 26: Guest Recital: Maestoso Chamber Wind Ensemble, directed by Stephen West, 7pm, McCann Hall, DIT Chatham Row, Dublin 2

May 1,2,3: Macbeth, BA in Drama First Year Production, directed by Mary Moynihan,
The Theatre, Rathmines, 7.30pm

May 8 : Organathon 2012

May 28-June 8: Bachelor of Music and Master of Music Graduating Recitals¿

July 26 - August 4: DIT Concerts at the Boyle Arts Festival 2012

June 21: love:live:music  Ireland's National Music Day

September 21: Culture Night at DIT Conservatory of Music and Drama, Chatham Row, Dublin 2, 6-9pm.  All welcome.¿¿

September 25: Rathmines Square Lunchtime Performances, 1-2pm

September 28: Rathmines Square Lunchtime Performances, 1-2pm

October 8: RDS Lunchtime Recital by MMus student, Iulian Pusca (panpipes), accompanied by Edward Holly (piano), RDS Concert Hall, 1pm.

October 12:  International Masterclass:  Evan Christopher (clarinet)in association with Music Network.  McCann Hall, DIT Chatham Row, Dublin 2, 4pm-5.30pm.  All welcome.

October 22-26:  Erasmus Guest Lecturer: Cecilia Franchini, Conservatorio "Cesare Pollini" di Padova

October 30:  Carmina Burana and Scéalta na Samhna –A Halloween Masquerade at the National Concert Hall, 8pm.  DIT Choral Society and DIT Irish Traditional Music Ensemble. Tickets from

November 7:  International Masterclass:  Sonic Art Saxophone Quartet in session with the Chatham Saxophone Quartet, in association with Music Network.  McCann Hall, DIT Chatham Row, Dublin 2, 12noon-1.30pm.  All welcome.

November 8:  International Masterclass:  Alison Balsom (trumpet) in association with the National Concert Hall.  McCann Hall, DIT Chatham Row, Dublin 2, 1.30pm-3pm.  All welcome.

November 26 Ballymun Lullaby.  DIT Symphony Orchestra and soloists perform in the National Concert Hall for the DIT Ballymun Music Dublin and Music Generation Cork Gala Concert. More information

November 28: Concert: DIT Concert Band, DIT Big Band, DIT Wind Ensemble. Gleeson Theatre, DIT Kevin Street, Dublin 8, 7pm

November 30 and December 1:  DIT Open Day, DIT Aungier Street. More information

December 1: DIT Conservatory Open Day for third-level music programmes, DIT Chatham Row, Dublin 2, 2pm-4.30pm

December 1: Concert: DIT Junior Strings, Intermediate Orchestra, DIT Prelude Winds. Gleeson Theatre, DIT Kevin Street, Dublin 8, 1pm

December 4:  Christmas Concert: DIT Choral Society and DIT Opera Class.  Aughrim Street Church, 6pm

December 5: Carols in Grangegorman with DIT Choral Society. Grangegorman, 4pm

December 5 - 8: Dead Enough To Bury #YOLO BA Drama Third-Year Devised Production, DIT Rathmines Road

December 6: Christmas Concert:  DIT Choral Society and DIT Opera Class. Rathmines Church, 7pm

December 7: Annual Pre-Christmas Concert at the National Concert Hall with the DIT Chamber Choir and Choral Society.  National Concert Hall, 1.10pm. Tickets from

December 11: DIT Opera Scenes. DIT Conservatory of Music and Drama, 163-7 Rathmines Road, Dublin 6, 6.30pm

December 12: Concert: DIT Brass Chamber Ensemble, DIT Sinfonia, DIT Wind Chamber Ensemble, DIT Camerata. Gleeson Theatre, DIT Kevin Street, Dublin 8, 7pm

December 12 and 13:   International Masterclass:  Barry Douglas (piano).  McCann Hall, DIT Chatham Row, Dublin 2.