Rhona Clarke

A European Tour Under Lockdown

A European Tour Under Lockdown

A European Tour Under Lockdown

The Sligo International Chamber Music Festival took place online this year with four concerts and three new commissions from Irish composers. James Camien McGuiggan reviews.

Published on 13 May 2021

James Camien McGuiggan holds a PhD in the philosophy of art from the University of Southampton. Prior to this, he studied music in Maynooth University. He is currently an independent scholar, with interests in the philosophy of music and R. G. Collingwood.

‘A stronger presence of women composers on concert programmes and on the airwaves is well overdue’: Fourth Finding a Voice Festival to be Streamed Online in March

‘A stronger presence of women composers on concert programmes and on the airwaves is well overdue’: Fourth Finding a Voice Festival to be Streamed Online in March

‘A stronger presence of women composers on concert programmes and on the airwaves is well overdue’: Fourth Finding a Voice Festival to be Streamed Online in March

Seven concerts to take place during the festival featuring performances by Alex Petcu, Marja Gaynor, David Power and John Walsh, Kelley Lonergan Petcu, Izumi Kimura and Cora Venus Lunny, Ellen Jansson and more.

Published on 23 February 2021

About the 2" and No. 3

About the 2" and No. 3

About the 2" and No. 3

A review of Contemporary Music from Ireland Volume Three from the Contemporary Music Centre.

Published on 1 July 2001

Fergus Johnston is a Dublin-based composer. His CD Ard Fhearta has just been released and is available in Tower Records, the National Concert Hall shop, and the Contemporary Music Centre.