Heritage Ireland

Heritage Week: Consort in the Castle


Free of charge


2:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Kilkenny Castle

Join Laoise O’Brien in the Parade Tower of Kilkenny Castle for an afternoon of renaissance music making. Explore ensemble music from the sixteenth century, and learn about the social context of the music in a relaxed and enjoyable setting. Open to wind, string and plucked instrumentalists of all levels. The ability to read music is an advantage. Music will be sent in advance.

Places limited to 20 participants and booking is required. This is a free event. 

Please email kilkennycastleevents@opw.ie if you would like to book a place on this special workshop along with the following information:

Booking required limited availability. To reserve your place contact: kilkennycastleevents@opw.ie





The Parade
Kilkenny City
R95 YRK1

056 770 4100

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