Ficino Ensemble
with Finghin Collins

Finghin Collins, piano
Elaine Clark, violin
Nathan Sherman, viola
Ailbhe McDonagh, cello
Macdara Ó Seireadáin, Clarinet
Hannah Miller, French horn


Thursday 25th January 2024 | 7.00pm


Formed in 2013, Ficino Ensemble is an acclaimed chamber music group known for programming a breadth of musical styles. Their concerts have been described as “distinctive, transparent and carefully poised”, and have been broadcast on radio programmes worldwide. Each member of the ensemble is a major force on the Irish classical and contemporary music scene, and enjoy devoting time to curated chamber music programmes.
We are greatly indebted to the funding support provided by the Arts Council to enable the Ficino Ensemble to tour this concert 

Tickets are €28 per person and can be purchased below. The concert commences at 7pm and doors will be closed until the next break in music.




Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Divertimento in E-flat
Penderecki - Sextet
Deirdre McKay - Secret letters
Janáček - In Between


Tickets Available 17th Nov


The DMA Memory Book

In 2021, the DMA published a Memory Book, listing all concerts and music played since the first concert in 1987. The book has wonderful sketches from concerts at Tullynally drawn by the late Jeremy Williams. There are also several delightful short 'memories' from performers and audience members. Books are €10 each plus P&P at €3 per book and you can purchase them by contacting
If you have booked to attend a forthcoming concert, you can reserve books to collect saving you the cost of postage.  We are now operating our events as 'cashless' so we ask you email your order to in advance and pay into the DMA account directly and you can collect your books at the concert.      


2023/24 Concert schedule

October 21st, Marmen Quartet
presented in association with the NSQF

November 25th, Anna Dennis, soprano; Jonas Nordberg, lute; Liam Byrne, viola da gamba
presented in association with Music Network

Full details of the Autumn 2023 and Spring 2024 concerts can be found here

We no longer send out information about concerts in the post, as all communications are now through email. Please send your email address to if you wish to receive updates about our concerts.


Patron: Thomas Pakenham 

Chaired by: Jane Massy

Una Fitzgibbon (Co Secretary), Eliza Chisholm, Muireann Sheahan 
Joan Flood, Dawn Harmon, Hugh Logan, Octavia Tulloch, John Farrell, Charney and Maire Weitzman.