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Music

Eight Seasons

The strings of the Irish Chamber Orchestra make their long-awaited return to the stage to perform two magical masterworks celebrating the seasons

Irish Chamber Orchestra

Eight Seasons

Secret Music Series

The ever-popular series goes online with short films of leading musicians performing pop-up concerts in some of the city’s loveliest spaces. 

Secret Music Series

The Return of Ulysses

The Festival is delighted to present one of our most acclaimed shows of recent years, free to stream for a limited period.  

Opera Collective Ireland & Kilkenny Arts Festival

The Return of Ulysses

Grey Area

This mesmerising new film follows a skateboarder’s journey through the city, accompanied by Sam Perkins' hypnotic score performed by Crash Ensemble.

Crash Ensemble

Grey Area

Encounters

Rediscover the power of live music as musicians from two of Ireland’s most celebrated ensembles offering bespoke concerts for small groups in locations around the city.

Members of Irish Chamber Orchestra & Crash Ensemble

Encounters