Con Brio Presents Rising Stars : Rachel Croash & Nadine Fiorentini

Rising Stars

Rachel is a graduate of Maynooth University and recently completed the Master in Music Performance Degree at The Royal Irish Academy of Music. She has performed in recitals for Opera Theatre Company, Wexford Festival Opera, The Contemporary Music Centre, Lismore Opera Festival and Opera Ireland.

Nadene Fiorentini, the National Concert Hall’s ‘Rising Star’ of 2014, made her solo recital debut on the main stage of the NCH in March 2014 and her concerto debut with the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra in July of the same year, which featured on a live broadcast for Lyric FM. Nadene is currently in the final year of a Doctorate of Performance in Music course at the Royal Irish Academy of Music and was appointed as an examiner for the RIAM, where she is also a teaching fellow.

Recital is followed by a Meet the Artist reception. All welcome.

Puccini, O mio babbino caro
Catalani, Ebben? ne andro lontana
Puccini, Quando m’en vo
Debuss, Prelude
Britten, The Salley Gardens
Havelock, Nelson Dirty work
Trad, Danny Boy
TC Kelly, The Mother
Chopin, Mazurka
Rodgers & Hammerstein, If I loved you
Arlen, The Wizard of Oz
Loewe, I could have danced all night
Gershwin, Summertime

Supported by: Maurice Doran, Fran and Deirdre O’Keeffe