Diary

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2018

September 2018

26 September 2018 – Irish Composers Collective – 6 new works for voice plus electronics by Paul Scully, Rachael Lavelle, Éna Brennan, Darragh O’Kelly, Aran O’Grady, Lindsey Vincent as well as works by Jennifer Walshe, David Bremner and Gráinne Mulvey

21 September 2018 – Xenia by Nick Roth – CMC Pop-up opera in association with Bealtaine, produced by Siobhra Quinlan, for myself Raymond Keane (actor), violin, piano and objects

August 2018

30 / 31 August 2018 – The Worlding performances with Tonnta Music as part of Jennifer Walshe’s large-scale exhibition of the Aisteach Foundation at the Model Gallery, Sligo

July 2018

28 July 2018 – Philipe Leroux’s Un lieu verdoyant – hommage à Gerard Grisey at Saxophone Studio Recital, Lichtenstein Academy Gross Saal, Darmstadt, performed with Jeffrey Siegfried (soprano saxophone)

May 2018

6 May 2018 – Xenia by Nick Roth – CMC Pop-up opera in association with Bealtaine, produced by Siobhra Quinlan, for myself Raymond Keane (actor), violin, piano and objects

February 2018

4 February 2018 – She dreams, she dances, world premiere of new cycle by Christopher Fox on Yeats texts, performed with David Bremner at the Hugh Lane Gallery, with excerpts from Schumann: Liederkreis

6 February 2018 – Launch of New Music :: New Ireland – Contemporary Music Centre’s New CD at the Irish Embassy, London, performed Elis Czerniak’s Koło with tape

7 February 2018 – CMC Showcase at Cafe Oto, London – performed Kevin O’Connell’s Three South American Songs with Paul Roe (clarinet) and Xenia Pestova (piano) as well as Elis Czeriak’s Koło with live electronics

2017

March 2017

3 March 2017 – soloist with Chamber Choir Ireland / RIAM Chorale – Tarik O’Regan: The Ectasies Above, St Ann’s Church, conducted by Blanaid Murphy

24 March 2017 – Saluting the Feminists – Recital with Dearbhla Brosnan (piano) and Paul Roe (clarinet) at closing recital of Royal Irish Academy of Music day focussing on works by female composers – performed songs by Mulvey, Clarke, Ní Ríain, and McKay

April 2017

23 April 2017 – Soloist with Dublin Orchestral Players – Mendelssohn Hymn of Praise – National Concert Hall, conducted by Marion Doherty, repeated 6 May 2017 in Ulster Hall, Belfast

28 April 2017 – solo recital of works by Christopher Fox and Kaija Saariaho – Music Current Festival, presented by Dublin Sound Lab at Smock Alley Boys School

29 April 2017 – performance with Chamber Choir Ireland in Cork International Choral Festival, soloist in Ne Reminiscaris by David Fennessy, conducted by Paul Hillier

30 April 2017 – recital of new works for voice plus electronics – Music Current Festival, presented by Dublin Sound Lab at Smock Alley Boys School

October 2017

21 October 2017 – Sonic Vigil – performed as an improviser with other sound artists in a six-hour performance in Cork

2 December 2017 – Crann – performed the premiere of ‘Crann’ by Derek Ball with David Bremner (piano) and Mark O’Keeffe (trumpet) at Smock Alley Boys School

2016

April 2016

15 April 2016 – Kaleidoscope on tour in Ennis – Jennifer Walshe: The Soft Menagerie with ensembÉal

11, 12, 19, 20 April 2016 – CD recording of music by Linda Buckley, Christopher Fox, David Bremner and Gráinne Mulvey

21 April 2016 – Tom Johnson: Drawers – chamber opera with David Bremner (piano) in DIT in front of the composer

28 April 2016 – Kaleidoscope on tour in Drogheda – Derek Ball: Aifreann Krishnamurphy with John O’Brien (chamber organ) and Claire Fitch (cello)

May 2016

4 May 2016 – Kaleidoscope Night – Jennifer Walshe: The Soft Menagerie with ensembÉal

6 May 2016 – Seafield Singers Summer concert – conducting the choir and performing some solo piano repertoire

19 May 2016 – AIC Canon – works by Maria Cristina Kasem, Sara Carvalho, Sebastian Adams, David Bremner, John McLachlan, Kevin O’Connell, Raymond Deane with Paul Roe (clarinet) and David Bremner (piano)

29 May 2016 – Sandford Summer Recital Series – accompanying Maeve Coghlan (soprano) in recital of Schumann: Frauenleben und Lieben, Britten: On this Island and folk songs from Ireland, France and England arranged by Britten

July 2016

8/9 July 2016 – Béal presents Inappropriate Moments – musical director for performances of 10 works by Jennifer Walshe for vocal ensemble (3 voice to 16 voice), presented at the Project Arts Centre Dublin

October 2016

19 October 2016 – Phonica4 – performing logic ballad #2: The guarded tourist makes the guide the test. by David Bremner and Eternity is Now by Gráinne Mulvey, upstairs in Nealons, Capel St

November 2016

2 November 2016 – Kaleidoscope Night – performing Greg Caffrey’s Til Night is Overgone? with Chatham Saxophone Quartet and Irish premiere of Christopher Fox’s Magnification

December 2016

12 December 2016 – Sea to the West – launch of CD at Christ Church Cathedral Music Room, hosted by Béal, performance of Mulvey: Phonology Garden and Fox: Sea to the West, CD officially launched by Dr Orla McDonagh (head of DIT Conservatory of Music and Drama)