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Singing Vice President at Network Ireland Awards

Vice President of Network Ireland Limerick and Awards Coordinator Eve Stafford makes an entrance performing ‘Dreams’ by the Cranberries at the Network Ireland Limerick Businesswoman of the Year Awards 2024 at the Clayton Hotel Limerick 23.05.24.

 


Songbird returns in May

Songbird concert Sunday 12th May at Knockainey Church, Co.Limerick

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Double sell out success for Limerick ‘Songbird’

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Lunchtime Recital – Thursday 21.03.24


Songbird – Both Dates SOLD OUT

Songbird poster 08.03.24

 

 


Eve Stafford Appointed Deputy of Network Limerick

Limerick Post Article

Eve Stafford deputy with Fiona Doyle, Network Limerick President 2024 at the Savoy Hotel, Limerick

Pictured with 2024 Network Limerick president, Fiona Doyle at the Savoy Hotel, Limerick


Songbird Concert 1st March – SOLD OUT!

 


Christmas 2023 Engagements


Lunchtime Concert 21.11.23

Singer recital at St. Mary's cathedral, Tuesday 21st November 2023

St. Mary’s Cathedral, Limerick

Photo courtesy of Morning Star Photography


Opera Workshop Launch 28.10.23

at Gardens International, Limerick twenty thirty

Eve Stafford soprano performs at Operaworkshop season launch at Gardens International

I love Limerick Article


Limerick Opera Festival 07.09.23

Debut performance with Limerick Opera Festival at the Hunt Museum.

Eve Stafford Performs at the Limerick Opera Festival


Guest soloist for the Gaff’s show ‘The Parish’ July 2023

Eve Stafford soprano & Rory Murphy perform ‘Downtown’ at St. Mary’s Cathedral

Eve Stafford performs for 'The Parish,' a show by The Gaff at St. Mary's cathedral, Limerick


Askeaton Castle performance 25.06.23

Eve Stafford soprano performs the French National Athem & La Vie en Rose

Eve Stafford performs French National Athem at Askeaton Castle

Askeaton Castle performance

Limerick Post


A Christmas Gift with Opera Workshop, December 2022

Eve Stafford performed for a number of concerts with Opera Workshop in Nursing Home settings across Limerick city & County in December 2022

Eve Stafford performs with Opera Workshop December 2022 in Nursing Homes across Limerick City & County


Guest Soprano with the University of Limerick Orchestra 04.12.23

Limerick soprani Eve Stafford, Jean Wallace & Sarah Dolan, performing opera, musical and Christmas favourites with ULO orchestra under the baton of conductor Tom Doyle at UCH


Twisted Tales October 2023
with Opera Workshop. Eve Stafford performs in Off Tuskar by Fiona Linnane with Tríona Walsh, Soprano & Sarah Ellen Murphy Contralto


Finalist at Network Ireland National Awards 07.10.23

National Finalist in the Professional Creative Category. Awards night hosted at the Salthill Hotel

 


Eve Stafford wins the Creative Professional Women in Business Award 2022

Creative Professional | Limerick Branch Winner | Network Ireland Women in Business Awards 2022


The Trouble with Virtue tour
with Opera Workshop

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Awards and Training

Licentiate of London College of Music 2020 – LLCM
Classical Singing Performance Diploma with the London College of Music 2019 – DipLCM

Masterclass with Nicole Leupp Hanig, soprano – January 2020
Masterclass with Opera Workshop – March 2019
Masterclass with Elizabeth Atherton, lyric soprano – March 2018

Currently studying with vocal teacher, Olive Cowpar

Todd Cup for Oratorio Solo, Féile Luimnigh, 2016
German Lieder 1st Prize & Bursary, Feis Maitiu Corcaigh 2016
Duhallow Award for Early Music & Bursary, Feis Maitiu Corcaigh 2016
Operatic Solo Cup – Féile Luimnigh 2013 & 2015
Voice of Féile Luimnigh 2013
The Duggan Cup for German Lieder, 2013 & 2014
Alfrieda Atkinson Cup for Sacred Song, 2012
Boyd Cup for Art Songs, 2012 & 2013
Canon Hayes Memorial Cup for Moores Melodies, 2011


Recitals

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

September 2019 – Solo recital with Peter Barley, Piano at  St. Mary’s Cathedral, Limerick
March 2019 – with Tríona Walsh, Soprano and Irina Dernova, piano at St. Mary’s Cathedral, Limerick
September 2018 – with Tríona Walsh, Soprano and Irina Dernova, piano at St. Mary’s Cathedral, Limerick
February 2018 – Solo recital with Peter Barley, Piano at the Chapel in Mary Immaculate College, Limerick
August 2017 – with Ellen Hickey, Soprano and Peter Barley, piano at St. Mary’s Cathedral, Limerick
February 2017 – with Ellen Hickey, Soprano and Peter Barley, piano at the Chapel in Mary Immaculate College, Limerick
February 2015 – Solo recital with pianist Dr. Yonit Kosovske, piano at the Irish World Academy of Music & Dance at the University of Limerick

Oratorio

Soprano soloist for Mozart Coronation Mass in C major K. 317
with MIC Choral Society & Limerick Baroque Players,
Conductor, Dr. Michael Murphy
November 2019


Opera Workshop Performances

 

 

 

 

 

October 2019 – Opera Workshop Season Launch performance at The Park Room, No.1 Pery Square
May 2019 – Abandoned – Site specific shows at the Old Sailor’s Home, O’Curry Street, Limerick
March 2019 – Opera What the Fuss! –Lunchtime concert at The World Academy of Music, UL, Limerick
Autumn 2018 – The Countess’ Salon – Tour at The Drawing Room at No. 1 Pery Square, Friar’s Gate Theatre, Co.Limerick & St. John’s Theatre, Listowel, Co.Kerry
June 2018 – Party Pieces – Fundraising Concert at Dolan’s Warehouse
February 2018 – The Trouble with Virtue – Shows at The Captain’s Room, The Hunt Museum
Autumn 2017 – The Countess’ Salon – Shows at The Drawing Room at No. 1 Pery Square


Other Performances

Soloist at Limerick Mental Health Concert, 11.10.19, St. Mary’s Cathedral, Limerick
Opera Delights in Association with University Concert Hall and Culture Night, Limerick – Soloist 2013 – 2019
Queen of the May – Annual Concert, St. Joseph’s Church, Limerick. Soloist 2013 – 2019
Bunratty Castle Entertainer/Singer with Shannon Heritage 2012


Corporate Events

Music Regeneration/ VTOS graduation, October 2019
Adare Manor, January 2018 – Restaurant Association of Ireland
Dromoland Castle, October 2017 – Event Partners
Dromoland Castle, August 2017 – Event Partners


Publications

Eve features in the classical music section of ‘Limerick Music Throughout the Ages‘ by Paddy Brennan; this beautiful 500 page book documents all the wonderful singers and musicians from Limerick in the past 100 years


Local Radio

Eve has been a guest several times on 95fm with Joe Nash, John Prendergast and the Arts Show with Tom O’Sullivan


Lourdes

 

 

 

 

 

Soloist for Limerick Diocesan Lourdes Pilgrimage 2017, 2018, 2019


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