The Hugh Lane Concert series – Patrick Rafter

First TX on Tuesday April 5th, 2022, at 2pm


Near FM presents a unique performance from violinist Patrick Rafter accompanied by pianist Ellen Jansson, recorded in Dublin’s Hugh Lane Gallery in the summer of 2021. This performance is interspersed with an extended interview by Patrick, offering insights into his formative years as a musician, growing up in Kilkenny and his journey as a world renowned musician.

The concert was recorded by Ber Quinn. Interviews by Ken Tuohy, and programme mixed by Paul Loughran. Thanks to Mary Barnecutt and all in the Hugh Lane gallery, Dublin.

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Made with the support of the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland Sound and Vision scheme through the Television Licence Fee.