Booking Opens

You can contact us via email, at or at +353 (0)27 52788.

If you have any queries, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.


– 19 January Priority booking for the Gold Friends
– 16 February Priority booking for the Silver Friends
– 16 March Booking opening for the General Public

How to Book

Programme page

To book as a Friend, become one or renew your membership, please contact us by phone or email (

When booking is open, the easiest way to book is online here. Booking links will then be available to click on. Online booking will not be available until General Booking opens.

If you need help with the booking system, a Step by Step Guide is available. 

Download/Print our 2023 Booking Form here

Please Note: Online booking closes 24 hrs prior to each concert start time.

Booking form

We will have a booking form available to download and print closer to the date.
You can choose to fill it out and return it to us, with payment, to:
West Cork Music, 13 Glengarriff Rd, Bantry, Co Cork, P75 HW72.

West Cork Music Office

If you’d prefer to discuss your booking with a friendly human being, or if you have any problems or queries, you can contact us:

  • By phone on +353 27 52788, Monday to Friday from 9:30am to 5pm
  • In person at our West Cork Music offices, Monday to Friday from 9:30am to 5pm
    13 Glengarriff Road, Bantry, Co. Cork, Ireland, P75 HW72

Payment Method & Booking Charges

We accept payment by debit/credit card, cheque, postal order and cash.

Booking with Cheque or Credit Card

  • €5 fee for all forms of booking

Office Opening Hours

Normal Office Hours: Mon – Fri 9:30am to 5pm

The office hours will expand during our West Cork Chamber Music Festival 2023. More details will be available closer to the date.

Concessions, Savers and Packages

We offer

  • 50% concession for most events to those aged 16 and under, and 15% for students. No other concessions are available
  • Packages for tour groups
  • 20% saving on Weekly Passes, which include Coffee Concerts, Crespo 4pm Concert, Main Evening Concert, Late Great Show
  • 20% saving on Weekly Crespo Passes, which include the 12.05 and 4pm Crespo Series
  • 15% saving on Daily Crespo Passes, which include the 12.05 and 4pm Crespo Series
  • €50 Day Passes for Students

Please contact the West Cork Music Box Office for these requests as they cannot be handled through our website. Note – Festival Savers can be booked using the booking form.

Festival Luncheon

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Friday 23 June 1pm

Seaview House Hotel, Ballylickey

Tickets: €90

Join Festival Friends and Organisers for a fundraising luncheon before the Opening Concert

Special private performance by Pacifica Quartet

Book tickets by ringing +353 (0) 27 52788


Refunds will be given only in the case of a cancelled concert.

Seating Plans

Bantry House

CMF 2015 Bantry House Library

Please note Bantry House’s seating plan will be updated to allow for more social distancing

St Brendan’s Church

Tamsin Waley-Cohen and audience in St Brendans Church

Please note St Brendan’s Church seating plan will be updated to allow for more social distancing

Gift Vouchers

What better gift than a ticket to one of our festival’s concerts or events? Or even a choice of tickets!

You can purchase a Chamber Music Festival gift voucher from our offices on +353 27 52788 or buy online – just click the Buy Gift Voucher button under the gift voucher image to the left.

You can choose any amount. And we can send the voucher directly to the recipient, or to you, whichever you prefer.

To cash in a voucher, simply place your order with our team by phone, email or in person, quoting your gift voucher number.

Vouchers are valid for five years from date of purchase. Terms and conditions apply.

Terms & Conditions

The following terms & conditions apply to all West Cork Music events, including but not limited to West Cork Chamber Music Festival, West Cork Literary Festival, Masters of Tradition, and our Concert Series.

  • Every effort will be made to ensure that the programme will proceed as advertised.  However West Cork Music accepts no responsibility for any changes made due to circumstances beyond its control.
  • €5 Booking Fee applies per transaction.
  • West Cork Music regrets that tickets cannot be exchanged or refunded after purchase.
  • West Cork Music reserves the right to make changes at any time to the content and schedule of the programme without prior notice in the case of any unforeseen circumstances.
  • Refund will be given only in the case of a cancelled concert.
  • Tickets will not be held without payment.
  • No photography, sound or visual recordings may be made without the express permission of the West Cork Music management.
  • West Cork Music reserves the right to refuse admission or to remove persons on the grounds of public safety.
  • Latecomers will not be admitted until a suitable break in the event/performance. In the event of lateness, admission cannot always be guaranteed.
  • Customers with limited mobility should contact West Cork Music prior to attending a performance, for assistance with access to Bantry House.
  • Cars parked at owner’s risk

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Arts Council - funding music
Crespo Foundation
Fáilte Ireland
Wild Atlantic Way
Cork County Council
Pure Cork
RTE Lyric FM
Irish Examiner
Maritime Hotel
IMRO - Irish Music Rights Organisation