photo by Robert O'Byrne

photo by Robert O'Byrne

The full programme of concerts and events for the 24th Sligo Festival of Baroque Music 2019 is now available, and tickets are on sale here.

The ensemble in residence for the weekend are the renowned Collegium Marianum of Prague, performing Bach and Bohemian baroque, who together with Colin Booth, Nina Treadwell, Sarah Groser, Sligo Baroque Orchestra and the RIAM Ensemble, will be offering the variety and quality of baroque performance that fans of the festival enjoy so much.

What We Were Told

There have been so many kind and flattering things written and said about the festival that it is slightly embarrassing – as well as being very encouraging. Below are a few of the comments we have received over the years.

All very impressive for such a small and tightly run weekend”

”A great choice of performers and their repertoire. It’s a pleasure being part of this experience”

”The music was fantastic”

”The Model is a wonderful setting”

”What a wonderful festival with performers of the highest calibre and variety in repertoire and opportunities for young musicians to participate”

”Brilliant! Converted me to Baroque”

”Great festival with a wonderful atmosphere and generous spirit”

”Fabulous venue, love to see music live especially “younger players mixed with more experienced ones ”

“ Came down from Dublin to see this concert – and it was worth every mile….Very impressed. Well done”

”Superb programming, really world class ”

”A great event! Well organised, lovely, great artists”