Chopin by Candlelight Knockainey

Thursday 30th November 2023
Location: St John’s Church, Knockainey
Hospital V35 HA89 Knockainey Ireland
“Chopin by Candlelight” – a mesmerizing concert taking place on Thursday, November 30th, at 9PM, at the beautiful and historic St. John’s Church, Knockainey, Co. Limerick. This one-of-a-kind musical event promises an evening of unparalleled elegance and artistic brilliance in the uniquely atmospheric candlelit Church.
Concerts by candlelight are a growing phenomenon worldwide and proving to be the ultimate setting to enjoy wonderful music. From New York to London to Paris to Sydney and now Knockainey, these concerts are consistently selling out and creating a huge cohort of satisfied concert goers, many of whom are attending a classical concert for the first time. Many candlelit concert attendees report that it wasn’t just a great concert but a great experience. An immersive experience that allows the listeners to lose themselves in a magical hour of great music.
🎶 Captivating Ambiance: A Night Like No Other
As the sun sets and the stars emerge, St. John’s will be transformed into a realm of captivating beauty, illuminated solely by the soft glow of countless candles. This breathtaking setting provides the perfect backdrop for an evening that promises to awaken the senses and transport the audience to a bygone era of musical grandeur.
🎹 Masterful Performance: Frank McNamara at the Piano
At the heart of this enchanting event is renowned Irish pianist, Frank McNamara. His exquisite interpretation and profound connection to the music will create an experience that resonates deeply with audience, leaving them spellbound by his artistry. McNamara’s stories of the music and the composer give the audience a deeper insight into the music, giving them a greater connection and enhancing the overall experience.
🌠 An Hour of Musical Brilliance
“Chopin by Candlelight” is meticulously crafted to showcase the breadth of Chopin’s genius. From the delicate grace of the Nocturnes through the heartwarming Waltzes to the lively energy of the Polonaises, the repertoire will span the emotional spectrum, captivating hearts and minds alike. This hour-long musical odyssey promises an immersive experience that will linger in the memory long after the final notes have faded.
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