Louth Contemporary Music Society

'These are voices we need to hear': Louth Contemporary Music Society Festival Starts Today

'These are voices we need to hear': Louth Contemporary Music Society Festival Starts Today

'These are voices we need to hear': Louth Contemporary Music Society Festival Starts Today

‘We Sing for the Future’ takes place online and features work by Sarah Hennies, Fredrik Rasten, Mareike Yin-Yee Lee, Marc Sabat, Kevin Volans, Cornelius Cardew, Julian Anderson and Leo Brouwer.

Published on 14 April 2021

Emanating Sparks

Emanating Sparks

Emanating Sparks

At this year's Drogheda Arts Festival, Louth Contemporary Music Society presented a spectralist work from the 1970s alongside a postminimalist one from the last decade and a series of techno-inspired shorts.

Published on 16 May 2018

Brendan Finan is a teacher and writer living in Meath. He writes a blog at www.brendanfinan.net.

Louth Ritual

Louth Ritual

Louth Ritual

Ritual is central to the latest commission from the Louth Contemporary Music Society, writes Brendan Finan – a major new work by Scottish composer James Dillon, performed by Peyee Chen and Crash Ensemble at the Drogheda Arts Festival.

Published on 15 May 2017

Brendan Finan is a teacher and writer living in Meath. He writes a blog at www.brendanfinan.net.

This is Curatorship

This is Curatorship

This is Curatorship

Since 2006, Louth Contemporary Music Society has been commissioning internationally renowned composers such as Arvo Pärt and Terry Riley, hosting ambitious concerts, and has issued several recordings.

Published on 16 September 2015

Garrett Sholdice is a composer and a director of the record label and music production company Ergodos.