Finegan Viscardi Duo Debut EP Irish Launch
The Oriel Centre, Dundalk Gaol
The Finegan Viscardi saxophone and harp duo comprises of prize-winning Irish musicians, and graduates of the Royal College of Music London and TU Dublin Conservatoire, Robert Finegan and Tara Viscardi. Their original programmes have been presented at the 2020 and 2021 Bloomsbury Festivals, London; the Irish Cultural Centre in Hammersmith; the Embassy of Ireland, London; Goodenough College; and the Royal College of Music Chamber Music Series.
This concert will launch their debut EP, which is supported by the Royal College of Music Accelerate Scheme. The EP features folk music from the UK and Ireland in different contexts, arranged for saxophone and harp, and includes music by Benjamin Britten, James Oswald, Robert Owen, CMC Composer John Buckley, Turlough O’ Carolan and Tara Viscardi. In addition to releasing on all the usual streaming platforms, the EP will be distributed via QR codes attached to prints of artwork by Irish artists Claudio Viscardi and Ken Finegan which will be available on the evening.
Tickets €15/12, available from the Oriel Centre.