Thursday 30th March Madrigal '75 take to the stage of the Curtis Auditorium, Cork School of Music to perform 'Baroque Splendour'. A concert of Baroque music including Scarlatti's 'Stabat Mater' and Lotti's 'Dixit Dominus in G minor' along with other motets by Monteverdi. Tickets are available from via the Madrigal 75 website.
So I have been pretty quiet with my own personal recordings recently as I have been focussing on recording with Douglas Kelly, building up our recorded repertoire for our YouTube channel. It took me many years to build up the confidence to record myself - for a professional musician you may find that utterly bizarre, [...]
I remember the first wedding that I sang at... I wore my favourite navy skirt and a white blouse with my favourite blue jumper. One of the hymns was 'Bind us together', and an older girl performed 'Hear our Prayer/Oh for the wings of a Dove' at the signing of the register. At the end [...]
Since the beginning of 2017 www.VDMusic.ie has been gaining momentum, we have been busy rehearsing and recording for our Facebook page. Do head over and like the page. We are specialising in performing for Humanist wedding ceremonies, if you or anyone that you know is having this style of wedding do not hestitate to contact [...]
Just before Christmas myself and a fellow singer who also plays Cello united and created a brand new Duo dedicated to the Humanist Wedding Ceremony Market. I would like to present to you 'Veronica and Douglas Humanist Wedding Music' (VDMusic for short). A versatile blend of Cello, Piano and Voices allows for us to arrange [...]
2016 was a great year on a personal achievement level - let's not dwell on all the celebrities that were take from us. I got to perform in New York and Spain along with venues around Ireland. The weddings I performed were great and new projects were started. All in all 2016 was a positive [...]
Last week I had the pleasure of seeing my little brother marry his beautiful bride. It was rare not to be attending a wedding and singing for it, but I wasn't quite let off the hook as I had a reading to do, which was the lyrics to the Disney song 'Once Upon a Dream'. [...]
So I am taking this opportunity to interact with the world. OOO how exciting! I hope the summer is being as magical to you as it has been for me so far. This is the first year where I have not worked alongside performing. It is an exhilerating experience being able to have control over [...]