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St. Patrick's Day is upon us on the 17th March, but what does Ireland's classical music heritage have to offer? Discover the best music of the Emerald Isle with our guide to St. Paddy's day listening...
Otherwise known as 'The Caves of Carrig-Cleena', this was one half of Gilbert and Sullivan's attempt to encapsulate the Irish via the medium of comic opera. At its heart is a strong defence and promotion of Irish culture (a professor tasked with making Irish people more English ends up switching sides - a bit like an operatic version of 'Avatar'), but it has fallen out of regular performance despite a strong opening at the Savoy after Sullivan himself had passed away.
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