This event has now been confirmed by Bedlam Management.
It is highly likely that a further concert will be held in Limerick the following evening (9th Dec) but full details (including the venue) have yet to be confirmed. A new thread will be started as soon as all details are known.
RTE have now published the programme for this concert
Coventry Carol Away in a Manger Silent Night O Holy Night Little Drummer Boy Little road to Bethlehem Chestnuts Roasting (The Christmas Song) Hine E Hine Gabriel's message Ave Maria (Caccini) Love Came Down at Christmas
I will take my flight to Dublin in a few hours......... Tommorow traveling to Belfast, and back to Dublin on tuesday!! BTW...........will there be a pre gathering before the concert?? I guess, most of the HWI -ers are in the Harcourt Hotel..........??
what a wonderful concert given by Hayley and the RTE Concert Orchestra conducted by David Brophy, and followed by a very relaxed signing session.
Here's just the song list (pieces sung by Hayley signed with H)
The Snowman Silent Night - H Little Drummer Boy - H A Christmas Fantasy Ave Maria (Caccini) - H Veni Veni Emmanuel - H Allegro from Concerto Grosso, Op. 6/8 in G minor 'Christmas Concerto' Pastoral Symphony from The Messiah The Wexford Carol Prayer - H Coventry Carol - H Sleigh Ride
Carol of The Bells River - H (again without high heels at the piano) Pokarekare Ana - H In Dulci Jubilo Away in a Manger - H Hine e Hine - H Gabriels Message - H Suantrai na Maighdine (translated - thanks to Eugene and Paddy: That Virgin's Lullaby) The First Noel Little Road To Bethlehem - H Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire - H
Love Came Down at Christmas - H O Holy Night - H
(with standing ovations after the first and second encore)
and a short impression from the signing session, which lasted a few time - thanks to Hayley's, Gianmarcos's and the NCH's patience - thank you very much indeed again: