Chamber Choir Ireland

After its sold-out, late-night concerts exploring choral works through the ages, Chamber Choir Ireland returns to the Festival with a radical new approach.

Grete Pedersen (Conductor)

Chamber Choir Ireland


The first of two light shows at this year’s Festival is a multi-sensory spectacular taking place inside St Canice’s Cathedral.

Eat My Noise

fLux Ireland

Carlou D

Senegal’s Carlou D's powerful voice and deft guitar playing are wonders to behold, and, backed by a full band featuring acoustic guitars...

Carlou D Senegal

Crash Ensemble

The mighty Crash Ensemble returns to Kilkenny for a series of free pop-up concerts in the atmospheric courtyard of Rothe House.

Song of the Books

Crash Ensemble Ireland

Quiet Music Ensemble

The Quiet Music Ensemble is renowned for its innovative performances of experimental music, mixing improvisation with live electronics and recorded sounds

Deep Listening Sunday

Quiet Music Ensemble Ireland


Arborist bring their entrancing brand of Americana to Cleere’s for an evening of low-fi acoustic songs filled with laidback melodies and washed with gorgeous strings.

Rollercoaster Sessions

Support by Patrick M Barrett