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Friar Alessandro



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About Friar Alessandro

When you meet Friar Alessandro Brustenghi you realise straight away there is something beatific, possibly angelic about him. Slight and sweet in his brown Friar’s garb. When we meet in the Porziuncola-Basilica of Santa Maria degli Angeli/St. Mary of the Angels in Assisi he talks ...

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Concerts In Ireland

After his successful tour of Ireland two years ago involving concerts in Dublin, Galway and Cork, Friar Alessandro has agreed to return to the country to do 2 dates in the towns of Athlone and Killarney. The first of these will be held at Athlone Friary on 15th April and tickets for this can be purchased in advance via the website.

The second concert will be held in the Cathedral in  Killarney on 17th  April and tickets for these can be purchased in advance at the following link.

Friar Alessandro is looking forward to collaborate once again with Marina Cassidy and Sr. Anne O'Flanagan who will be accompanying him at the concerts and welcomes the participation of the Athlone Choral Society and the Friary Choir in respect of the first concert. He will be available to meet those attending the concerts on their completion to sign CDs etc. The full details of the events can be seen on the posters below.


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