Horatio Radulescu, 1942-2008

We are greatly saddened to hear of the passing of composer Horatiu Radulescu, an outstanding composer whose Piano Sonata’s (No. 2 and 4) were performed so beautifully by Maria McGarry at our Sligo New Music series last Saturday, Sep 20th. Maria was privileged to spend some time with Radulescu in

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Bellx1 for New Spaces

We’re delighted to announce a new addition to the New Spaces for Music series in the intimate and acoustic shape of Bellx1, who we’ll be bringing to Calry Church on Thursday October 30th. The Church was an incredible venue for the Lisa Hannigan gig back in July and we’re expecting

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Sligo New Music-8 days and counting

The Amstel Quartet (photo: Jamain Brigitha) who are coming to Sligo to perform with Irish musicians Maria McGarry and Cathal Roche on Saturday next, 20th September 2008 It;s hard to believe after a year of planning but we’re just 8 days away from an exciting day-long series of concerts as

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Sligo New Music works on LyricFM this Sunday

Switch on RTe lyric fm’s Nova at 8pm this coming Sunday (14 Sep) to get a preview of some of the works featured in Sligo New Music, taking place on Saturday 20 September 2008. Bernard Clarke will be playing works by Jacob TV including The Body of your Dreamsand Heartbreakers,

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Loscil’s contribution to Relay now online

Loscil (Scott Morgan) has been unveiled as the third contributor to the Model comissioned Relay project, curated by John Lambert. His piece, entitled The Dream Machine was created in response to Jimmy Behan’s relay work, and is now available to listen to and download from the Model’s Relay site. Morgan

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Tales of Time and Space – The Folkestone Triennial

Assistant Curator Emer McGarry made a trip to Folkstone recently for their Triennial. Here’s her report. Folkestone is a funny little town — by turns beautiful and charming, but also depressing and threatening. A strong sense of the past seems to linger everywhere, and relics of old societies dotted around

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