Crash Ensemble

Founded in 1997 by composer and Artistic Partner Donnacha Dennehy, Crash Ensemble is a 10-piece new music group. The ensemble features on recordings by labels such as NMC, Cantaloupe and most recently Nonesuch, and has worked with many well-known artists from diverse musical backgrounds, such as Steve Reich, Gavin Friday, Dawn Upshaw, Terry Riley, David Lang, Íarla Ó Lionáird, Julie Feeney, Gerald Barry, Gavin Bryars, Michael Gordon, David Lang and Louis Andriessen.

As well as performing regularly throughout Ireland, Crash has appeared in the Netherlands, Sweden, Denmark, Estonia, Germany, the UK, Australia, USA and Canada.

The artistic director is Kate Ellis. |