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<p class=MsoNormal><st1:place w:st="on"><st1:PlaceName w:st="on"><b><font
  size=5 face=Verdana><span lang=EN-IE style='font-size:16.0pt;font-family:
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 font-weight:bold'> <st1:PlaceName w:st="on">World</st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceType
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size=5 face=Verdana><span lang=EN-IE style='font-size:16.0pt;font-family:Verdana;
font-weight:bold'><o:p></o:p></span></font></b></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><b><font size=5 face=Verdana><span lang=EN-IE
style='font-size:16.0pt;font-family:Verdana;font-weight:bold'>Of Music and
Dance<o:p></o:p></span></font></b></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><b><font size=5 face=Verdana><span lang=EN-IE
style='font-size:16.0pt;font-family:Verdana;font-weight:bold'>Lunchtime Concert
Series<o:p></o:p></span></font></b></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><b><font size=5 face=Verdana><span lang=EN-IE
style='font-size:16.0pt;font-family:Verdana;font-weight:bold'>Thursday November
5<sup>th</sup> , 1.15 pm, Performing Arts Centre, <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:PlaceName
 w:st="on">Foundation</st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceType w:st="on">Building</st1:PlaceType></st1:place><o:p></o:p></span></font></b></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><b><font size=5 face=Verdana><span lang=EN-IE
style='font-size:16.0pt;font-family:Verdana;font-weight:bold'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></font></b></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><b><font size=4 face=Verdana><span lang=EN-IE
style='font-size:14.0pt;font-family:Verdana;font-weight:bold'>Catherine
Humhreys (violin) &amp; Niamh Roche (viola)<o:p></o:p></span></font></b></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'><b><font size=2 face=Verdana><span
style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Verdana;font-weight:bold'>Catherine
Humphreys</span></font></b><font size=2 face=Verdana><span style='font-size:
10.0pt;font-family:Verdana'> began studying the violin at the age of six in the
Cork School of Music. She has LTCL Diploma in Violin Performance from Trinity
College of Music in <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:City w:st="on">London</st1:City></st1:place>.
Recently, Catherine graduated with a BSc. (Hons) in Clinical Speech and
Language Studies from <st1:PlaceName w:st="on">Trinity</st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceType
w:st="on">College</st1:PlaceType>, <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:City w:st="on">Dublin</st1:City></st1:place>.
She is currently studying with Mariana Sirbu as part of the MA in Classical
String Performance at the <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:PlaceName w:st="on">Irish</st1:PlaceName>
 <st1:PlaceName w:st="on">World</st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceType w:st="on">Academy</st1:PlaceType></st1:place>,
UL.&nbsp; She works regularly as a freelance violinist in <st1:City w:st="on">Dublin</st1:City>
and throughout <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:country-region w:st="on">Ireland</st1:country-region></st1:place>.
She has been invited to perform with the World Youth Orchestra on three
occasions, and has played with this ensemble for the United Nations General
Assembly in <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:State w:st="on">New York</st1:State></st1:place>.
She is a deputy violinist with the RTE Concert Orchestra and has worked with
the Lyric Opera Orchestra. <o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'><b><font size=2 face=Verdana><span
style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Verdana;font-weight:bold'>Niamh Roche</span></font></b><font
size=2 face=Verdana><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Verdana'> completed
a PGDip at the Royal Academy of Music, London, where she won the Josephine
Euler Award and was awarded the highly coveted D-day fund. In 2008 Niamh began
studying with Bruno Giuranna on the MA programme at the <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:PlaceType
 w:st="on">University</st1:PlaceType> of <st1:PlaceName w:st="on">Limerick</st1:PlaceName></st1:place>,
where she won a partial scholarship. She has worked as principal violist with
conductors such as Sir Colin Davis in <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:City w:st="on">London</st1:City></st1:place>,
and deps regularly with the National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland and the RTE
Concert Orchestra.<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'><font size=2 face=Verdana><span
style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Verdana'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='text-align:justify'><font size=2 face=Verdana><span
style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Verdana'>Admission free, all welcome.<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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