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From Hong Kong to Ireland: concert for St. Patrick’s Week

Posted: 3 March, 2015

On 16 March, as part of celebrations for St Patrick's week, the DIT Conservatory of Music and Drama will present a very special collaborative performance of Chinese traditional and Irish traditional music.

The  Conservatory is delighted to welcome three visiting students from the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts - Pui Yee Shiu, Kai Him Chan and Fung Lim To. The students are all performers of Chinese traditional music and their instruments are the pipa (Chinese lute), erhu (Chinese fiddle) and dizi (Chinese flute). 

During their visit the students will take part in a workshop with the DIT Irish Traditional Music Ensemble, followed by a lunchtime concert in the Rathmines Public Library.  The concert will feature Chinese traditional music, Irish traditional music and a few collaborative pieces. 

The lunchtime concert details are below:


Monday 16 March, 1.00pm

Rathmines Public Library, 157 Rathmines Rd Lower

Admission Free, Booking Essential | Email to reserve your seat

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