THREE OF Ireland’s finest sopranos - Celine Byrne, Regina Nathan and Cara O’Sullivan - have joined forces for The Three Sopranos Summer Gala national tour.
The tour will see The Three Sopranos play Leisureland, Salthill, on Wednesday June 5 at 8pm.
The programme will feature works by Mozart, Puccini, Rossini, and Verdi, among other composers, performed solo, in duets, and as specially arranged trios. The sopranos will be joined by The RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra, conducted by John Finucane.
RTÉ broadcaster Kathryn Thomas will be the MC for the concert and The John Murray Show will broadcast its daily programme live from Galway on Thursday June 6.
Joining the sopranos at the show for a rendition of ‘O Sole Mio’ will be Padraig Connaughton from Loughrea. Padraig is a service manager in Leahy’s Garage in Loughrea and a part-time sheep farmer. He is married to Helena, with whom he has a baby daughter. He has performed with the West Coast Big Band.
Tickets are €25/22/15 and are available from the Town Hall on 091 - 569777 and www.tht.ie