IRELAND

 

IRELAND

Violin

Seamus CONROY
Elizabeth COONEY
Niamh CROWLEY
Declan DALY
Dara DE COGAN (form Principal 2nd Violin of the Halle, Manchester; now head of strings at Ampleforth College)
Muireann DENNEHY
Aileen DULLAGHAN
Michelle FLEMING
Pauline FLEMING
Aisling MANNING 
Rita MANNING
Stephanie MCCABE
Catherine MCCARTHY
Maighrèad MCCRANN (now Concert Master of the ORF Radiosymphonieorchester Wien)
Siun MILNE
Jane MURPHY
Orla NI BHRAOIN
Aisling O'DEA
Mary O'HANLON
Paul O'HANLON
Jessica O'LEARY
Sarah QUINN (now Sub-principal with London Symphony Orchestra) 
Kenneth RICE
Cliodhna RYAN
Rolf SEEBER
Sarah SEXTON
Brian SHERRY

Viola 
Edmund CREEDON
Sabine GOOR
David KENNY 
Samantha MILLER
Roísín Aine NÍ DHÚILL
Clíona O’DRISCOLL
Cian O’DUILL
Sean OWENS
Una PALLISER
Eoin SCHMIDT-MARTIN
David Nathan STRANGE

Cello 
Aoife BURKE
Brona COLFER
Julie-Anne MANNING
Sarah MCMAHON
Niamh MOLLOY
Miriam ROYCROFT

Double Bass 
David DALY (now Principal bass, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra)
Ronan DUNNE (now with the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, Assistant principal) 
Sarah HALPIN
Mark O'LEARY

Flute 
Susan DOYLE
Cormac HENRY
Fiona KELLY 
Patricia MOYNIHAN
Alison MURPHY

Oboe 
Aisling CASEY (now Principal, Dutch Radio Kamer Filharmonie)
Lauretta KEARNS

Clarinet 
Donal BYRNE
Derek HANNIGAN (now with BBC Concert Orchestra) 
Deirdre O’LEARY

Bassoon 
Peter WHELAN (now with Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra) 
Ide NI CHONAILL

French Horn 
Mark BEDDY
Joe MARMION
Stephen NICHOLLS
Fearghal O'CEALLACHAIN
Cormac OHAODÁIN
John RYAN (now with London Symphony Orchestra) 
Crispin WARD

Trumpet 
Eoin DALY

Percussion 
Derek GLEESON (now Conductor and Music Director of the Dublin Philharmonic Orchestra)
Marney O'SULLIVAN (now playing timpani with Opera North) 
Bernard REILLY

Harp 
Triona MARSHALL