The Recitals Series bring music to the Great Houses and Churches of the Blackwater Valley.
Enjoy the wonderful gardens, and experience these elegant and historic homes
while listening to beautiful music.
Daily From Thursday May 30th to Monday June 3rd
Tickets from €20.00
Welcome To Blackwater Valley Opera Festival
The Blackwater Valley Opera Festival, Ireland’s only summer opera festival, from 29th May to 3rd June 2019, presents its centerpiece, the annual opera at Lismore Castle, with an exciting schedule of additional musical events throughout the week.
Playing host to many of these one-off events are the Great Houses and unique locations of the glorious Blackwater Valley, offering a chance to explore this hidden gem of the Munster Region, an historic part of Ireland’s Ancient East. Patrons can also enjoy an outstanding array of dining and hospitality choices, provided by local businesses and prepared by local chefs, making the Blackwater Valley Opera Festival an experience like no other.
BVOF Artistic Director, Dieter Kaegi, the Board and the Executive Team are proud and delighted to present the phenomenal talent of pianist, Giovanni Bellucci at Dromore Yard’s Evening Concert on Sunday, 2nd June. Bellucci’s stratospheric career started when he...read more
The Blackwater Valley Opera Festival has a well sung reputation for presenting wide and varied musical talent, what we are less well know for and would like to sing about now, is the exception culinary talent we bring to the Blackwater Valley each year. We are...read more
From its inception the Blackwater Valley Opera Festival has always put its music education front and centre. It was the vision of co-founders Dieter Kaegi and Jennifer O’Connell to offer school children the opportunity to experience opera in the sublime setting of the...read more