Soprano  Deirdre Moynihan

October 11th 2017 - St. John's Art & Cultural Centre, Listowel

"Songs Rich and Strange"  8pm


Moynihan O Leary Duo Photo small

Programme: Songs Rich And Strange

Deirdre Moynihan, Soprano

Alec O' Leary, Classical Guitar


Hark Hark The Lark (from Cymbeline) - Robert Johnson

Full Fathom Five (Measure for Measure) - Robert Johnson

Alman - Robert Johnson
Guardame Las Vacas – Luis de Narvaez

Greensleves – Francis Cutting

      The Willow Song (Othello)  - Anon  

      Kemp’s Jig – Anon 
Melancholy Galliard – John Dowland
Where The Bee Sucks (The Tempest) - Pelham Humfrey

      Take, Oh Take Those Lips Away (Measure for Measure) John Wilson  




Four Shakespeare Songs - Peter Sculthorpe       

O Mistress Mine (Twelfth Night)

Come away, come away, death (Twelfth Night) 

Sigh No More Ladies (Much Ado about Nothing)

Take, Oh Take Those Lips Away (Measure for Measure)  


 From 'Remembrance of Things Past' - Peter Croton                       

Come away, come away, death (Twelfth Night)                                                
Remembrance of Things Past (Sonnet XXX)                                        
While you here do snoring lie (The Tempest)                                     




Ruiz Pipo - Cancion y Danza


From 'Canciones Espanolas Antiguas' - Federico Garcia Lorca

El Café de Chinitas

Las Morillas de Jaen


Los Reyes de la Baraja



Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco (1895 -  1968)                                          

Sonnet 18: Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?                       

Sonnet 104: To me, fair friend, you never can be old   

Seals of Love (Measure for Measure)                   



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2017 Highlights

12th Nov 2017

Nov 12th 2017 - Remembrance Day Concert with Kaleidoscope Music 3.30pm, The National Gallery of Ireland (The Shaw Room), Dublin 

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15th December 2017

December 15th 2017 - The Seafield Singers  8pm,  St. John The Baptist Church, Clontarf, Dublin 3

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11th October 2017

October 11th 2017 - St. John's Art & Cultural Centre, Listowel "Songs Rich and Strange"  8pm

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8th October 2017

October  8th 2017 - The Creation  8pm,  Abbeystrewery Church, Skibbereen, Co. Cork.

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6th Sept 2017

Sept 6th 2017 - Kaleidoscope Night 8pm, Bello Bar, Dublin 

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9th May 2017

May 9th 2017 - Performance at Hillsborough Castle "Songs After Rain"

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2019 Highlights

Sonamus Concert

Sept 5th - Rathfarnham Castle: The Classical Era - Music from the 18th and 19th centuries - music by Thomas Moore, Turlough O'Carolan, Thomas Connelan, Tomasso Giordani, and William Balfe De

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16th June 2019

June 16th 2019 - Sundays at Noon (12pm), Hugh Lane Gallery, Dublin 1 Free Entry  

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May 2019 Tour

MAY 2019 TOUR - 18TH - 24TH:  Sounds secretly coming to life - music by Clara Schumann, Robert Schumann, Johannes Brahms, Karl Weigl and Aribert Reimann Deirdre Moynihan, Soprano &&

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From The Olive Tree CD

From The Olive Tree - Moynihan/ O' Leary Duo

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International Record Review

International Record Review

This is a thoroughly beguiling recital disc and one which is certain to help further the cause for this spellbinding, richly detailed music. When sung like this, it deserves the widest possible audience. Read Full IRR Review


Sunday Business Post Review

Vivaldi cantata gems get fine polishing

by Dick O'Riordan  Read Review


Irish Examiner Interview

by Jo Kerrigan.

Deirdre-Moynihan Soprano