Choral highs as world famous organist comes to Newport

Mark Duley.

Mark Duley.

World famous conductor and organist, Mark Duley, is to perform in St Patrick’s Parish Church, Newport, with his choir Collegium on this Sunday evening (March 29 ).

The concert will commence at 6pm sharp and people are asked to be seated by 5.45pm at the latest.

As both a conductor and organist, Mark Duley has appeared with most of the major Irish ensembles, including RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra, RTÉ Concert Orchestra, the National Chamber Choir, the Irish Baroque Orchestra, Opera Theatre Company, and his own professional choir Resurgam, which has performed previously in Newport Church .

Duley has performed at many of Ireland’s premiere festivals, including the Wexford Opera Festival, the Cork International Choral Festival, the Kilkenny Arts Festival and the East Cork Early Music Festival.

Duley is the chorus-master to the RTÉ Philharmonic Choir and artistic director of Pipeworks (formerly the Dublin International Organ and Choral Festival ). He is also the organist of the Collegiate Church of St Nicholas, Galway.

Tickets can be purchased at the church door on Sunday evening.



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