ARTS San Antonio presents The Five Irish Tenors, direct from Dublin, Ireland. Experience Irish wit and boisterous charm, with lyricism, dramatic flair and operatic style to bring you a unique Irish tenor concert experience. The production features beloved Irish song and opera arias in combinations of ten solos, duets, trios, quartets and tutti. This distinctive program includes, among others, W.B Yeats’s “Down by the Sally Gardens,” Verdi’s “O Mio Rimorso” from La Traviata, Cherubini Bixio’s “Mamma, The Rose of Tralee,” Cesar Frank’s “Paris Angelicus,” Mozart’s “Il Mio Tesoro,” “She Moves Through the Fair,” “Will You Go Lassie Go,” and the glorious “Danny Boy,” performed by Ireland’s most legendary tenors. This concert project is the first tour ever in North America of Ireland’s most popular ensemble, and has been specially recreated from the major cities in Ireland for the United States and Canada.
The Five Irish Tenors are: David Martin: Lyric Bel Canto Irish Tenor; Aaron Cawley: Spinto Irish Tenor; Ciarán Kelly: Mozart Irish Tenor; George Hutton: Traditional Irish Tenor; Alan Leech: Buffo Irish Tenor.