Diary

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2018

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)