News: Camerata Ireland
Barry Douglas leads Camerata Ireland in their fourth tour of China this week (9 – 12th December), including performances in major cities Shanghai and Wuhan as well as the capital Beijing. “There is a huge interest in western classical music in China and we are delighted to be able to …READ MORE
This year’s Clandeboye Festival takes place from the 12th to the 20th August, with Barry Douglas maintaining his role as Artistic Director. The predominant theme is Russian music, in honour of the 30th anniversary of Barry Douglas winning the 1986 Tchaikovsky International Piano Competition, and Barry will be performing on …READ MORE
Barry Douglas participated in the Kennedy Center’s Ireland 100 Festival gala last night, “suspending time” with his performance of a John Field Nocturne. On Saturday 21st May, Barry will return to the Festival with Camerata Ireland alongside Harmony North and Codetta. The festival, which commemorates the 100th Anniversary of the …READ MORE
To mark the 400th anniversary of the unique relationship between Derry~Londonderry and the City of London, a new music cantata has been commissioned from two of the world’s leading creators in words and music.
Pianist Barry Douglas directs Camerata Ireland in its Proms debut with a programme continuing the season’s focus on the music of Benjamin Britten and his contemporaries.