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Derek Gleeson, Dublin Philharmonic Orchestra.

Maestro Derek Gleeson in rehearsal,

Frankie Gavin performs at the White House on St. Patrick's Day, 2008.


The Dublin Philharmonic Orchestra Association, Ltd.
is a registered Irish Charity. No. CHY 17732


China Programs from January 2016 Tour

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Announcing a new Dublin Philharmonic Orchestra tour of
China from December 24th 2015 until
January 10th 2016.

Music Director and Principal Conductor Derek Gleeson

Soloists: Svetlana Smolina (Piano) Mark Redmond (Uilleann Pipe)

January 1st, 2016 (F)
Concert 1, in Suzhou
January 2nd, 2016 (Sat)
Concert 2, in Wuhan
January 3rd, 2016 (Sun)
Concert 3, in Wuhan
January 5th, 2016 (Tu)
Concert 4, in Harbin
January 6th, 2016 (W)
Concert 5, in Daqing
January 8th, 2016 (F)
Concert 6, in Tianjin
January 9th, 2016 (Sat)
Concert 7, in Tianjin
January 10th, 2016 (Sun)
Concert 8, in Changsha

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DPO China Tour
July 2010

Bringing Dublin & Ireland to the biggest and fastest growing market in the world

DPO China Tour Souvenir Program July 2010

DPO Shanghai Grand Theatre Program Brochure


Message From Her Excellency President
Mary McAleese

Message From
Chinese Ambassador
Liu Biwei

Message From Irish Ambassador
Declan Kelleher

DPO China Tour managed by APA Management,
Ellin Chu, CEO.

Pre-Tour Press Release

U.S. Tour 2009

In 2009 the DPO and Music Director Derek Gleeson embarked on a highly successful 49 concert inaugural tour of the U.S.A. under the auspices of Columbia Artists Management, Inc.

Music Director
& Conductor

Principal Guest Conductor

| Soloists | Repertoire

DPO U.S. Tour Souvenir Brochure

DPO U.S. Tour
Review & Photos

Anna Livia Dublin International Opera
Festival (’08)

“Conductor Derek Gleeson kept perfect pace and never overwhelmed the action……I doubt if there has been a better Rigoletto in Dublin, The President of Ireland led a prolonged standing ovation, and deservedly so.”
- The Sunday Business Post



The Dublin Philharmonic Orchestra teams up with Samuel L.Jackson and Dionne Warwick for a gala fundraising event in aid of the Samuel L. Jackson Foundation and Irish Autism Action at the O'Reilly Hall, UCD, Dublin on February 13th, 2010.

The Dublin Philharmonic Orchestra performed at Ireland's biggest Irish and Celtic music festival called "The World Fleadh," in Portlaoise Ireland, held from 31st July to 4th August, 2008. On August 3rd, Frankie Gavin and the Hibernian Rhapsody performed in concert with the Dublin Philharmonic Orchestra, featuring very special guests Moya Brennan, Brian Kennedy, and Anthony Kearns.

U.S Ambassador Tom Foley hosts launch reception for the Dublin Philharmonic Orchestra's U.S. Tour 2009


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