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Gramophone Circles

Gramophone Circles have contributed considerably to the musical life of Cork City since the 1950’s. Music lovers meet regularly to share their favourite music with each other :

Grand Parade Music Library Gramophone Circle:
Recital on the last Friday of every month at 11.00 am. September -May. Tel: 4924919.   

The following is a list of gramophone circles throughout Cork city and county:

  • Academy Gramophone Circle: meets in the Middle Parish Community Hall, Grattan St. every Tuesday night, 8.00-10.30 pm.  Sept – May.
  • Ballincollig Public LibraryGramophone circle: meets on the last Tuesday of every month at 11.00a.m Sept. – June. Tel: 4873024.
  • Ballinlough Gramophone Circle: meets on the 4th Thursday of every month in the Pastoral Centre beside the Church 7.30p.m -9.45p.m. Sept. - May.
  • Ballyphehane Library Gramophone Circle, Tory Top Road: meets on the last Tuesday of every month at 3pm. Sept –June. Tel: 4924934
  • Carrigaline  Library Gramophone Circle: meets every 3rd Thursday at 11am. Sept - May Tel: 4371888. David Tracey.
  • Douglas  Library Gramophone Circle, Douglas: meets at the library every 1st & 3rd Friday of every month. 11am -12.15pm. Sept. – May. Tel: 4924931/2
  • Eircom Retired Members Club (including Gramophone Circle) meets  at their centre in 110 Horgan's Buildings, Magazine Road every Tuesday night at 8.00pm – 10.30pm. Mid Sept- to end of May
  • The Glouthaune Gramophone Circle: meets on the 2nd Thursday of every month in the Parish Community Centre at 8pm. Sept. – May
    Valerie Cuddy 021-4353733, Michael Burke 021-4353642 
  • The Lough Gramophone Circle: meets in Greenmount Community Centre, on the 1st & 3rd Tuesday of every month 2.30 - 4.30 p.m.
  • Macroom  Library Gramophone Circle meets every 2nd Monday of the month at 
    11.00a.m. Sept. – June. Tel: 026-42483.
  • Marian Gramophone Circle: meets in the crypt of the Church of the 
    Ascension, Cathedral Road every Thursday night 8.00-10.30p.m.
    Sept. –June.
  • North Cathedral Gramophone Circle: meets every Wednesday night in the Presbytery
    ( Entrance on Chapel St opposite the Cathedral) 8.00-10p.m all year round.
  • St. Joseph’s Community Association Gramophone Circle, Mayfield: meets in the Community Centre beside the Frank O'Connor Library, Old Youghal Road on the 2nd Wednesday of every month at 11am. Sept. – June.
  • Turners Cross Gramophone Circle: meets in the Church Hall every Tuesday night 7.30p.m – 9.45p.m.

For any further information or for upcoming dates, please contact Mr. Edward Hogan at 021-4875145.