Crash Ensemble: Crashlands at Earagail Arts Festival

Sun 23 Jul 2017 - 20:00

Arranmore Lighthouse

To mark their 20th anniversary at the cutting edge of contemporary classical music, Crash Ensemble announce CrashLands - a ground breaking new music project. This ambitious collaboration commissions and showcases new work from 20 Irish and international composers. Live performances will be set in unusual rural locations scattered across their native homeland of Ireland.
 
Crash Ensemble will present 20 new music world premieres by composers including Michael Gordon, Julia Wolfe, David Lang, Nico Muhly, Peter Adriaansz, Tansy Davies, Kate Moore, Paul Lansky, Donnacha Dennehy, Gerald Barry, Roger Doyle, Andrew Hamilton, Sean Clancy, Jennifer Walsh, Amanda Feery, Ann Cleare, Kevin Volans, Linda Buckley, Ed Bennett.
 
This collaborative project will be premiered at atmospheric locations across the island of Ireland in partnership with local festivals and cultural happenings.
 
More information available here.