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1st Prize!

Congratulations to Katrina for winning first prize in the free-scores composers competition for her piece “Nightfire” for cello and flute. Have a listen!      

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Ah! Sirocco

We played the Irish premier of May Howlett’s – Ah! Sirocco at Ballymaloe house venue The Grain Store.  

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The Big Dry at Ballymaloe

Lovely concert at The Grain Store at Ballymaloe. Here is our programme The Big Dry                                                Elisabeth Kelvin (b.1966) Goldfish Through Summer Rain            Anne Boyd (b.1946 ) Snow, Moon and Flowers                        Peter Sculthorpe (b.1928 ) Eliza’s Aria                                                Elena Kats-Chernin (b. 1957 ) Colours of the … Continue reading

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2 first performances!

2 new works will have their first hearing in Ballymaloe on Sunday 13th November – Nightfire by Katrina Emtage for bass flute and cello and a new work for solo cello by Ilse de Ziah. As well as these the … Continue reading

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Music of Elena Kats-Chernin in The Grainstore, Ballymaloe, November 13th 2011

Music of Eliza Kats-Chernin at The Grainstore, Ballmaloe, 13th November 2011. We will be presenting a first Irish performance of the composer’s own arrangement of Eliza’s Aria, made famous as being the theme music for Lloyd’s bank in the UK. … Continue reading

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Concert at Cork School of Music March 1st 2011

An enjoyable concert to a delighted audience. Video soon to come and sounds on their way. The programme included three premieres of Australian composers Elisabeth Kelvin ‘The Big Dry’, John Plankenhorn ‘Meanwhile, upthebackpaddock, and Ilse de Ziah ‘Blow by Blow’ … Continue reading

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