MUSIC CURRENT 2024: Black Page Orchestra - Dream Work

4 April 2024 20:00

Project Arts Centre

Black Page Orchestra: Florian Fennes, clarinets / saxophones; Ruben Mattia Santorsa, e-guitar; Alfredo Ovalles, piano / keyboard; Igor Gross, percussion; Matthias Kranebitter, electronics.

Austrian new music group Black Page Orchestra are renowned for their bold and fearless approach to music commissioning, programming and performance. Well-established on the continental festival circuit, here, on their first visit to Ireland, Black Page Orchestra present three works by composers closely associated with the ensemble – Mirela Ivicevic (Croatia), Matthias Kranebitter (Austria), and Vladimir Gorlinski (Russia) – as well as three new commissions written specially for this event, including a new work by Peter Ablinger (Austria), perhaps one of the most recognisable and poetic voices in contemporary music, and two new Black Page Orchestra commissions by CMC composers Amanda Feery and Fergal Dowling.


Mirela Ivicevic - Dream Work (2018), for baritone saxophone, e-guitar, piano, percussion, electronics and film, 11'
Amanda Feery - New Work* (2024), for saxophone, e-guitar, piano, percussion and electronics
Matthias Kranebitter - pitch study no.2 / the 88 piano keys (2022), for piano and keyboard, 19'
Peter Ablinger - The Absolute (The World Will Smile)* (2024), for saxophone, e-guitar, piano, percussion and electronics
Fergal DowlingTotal Harmonic Distortion* (2024), for saxophone, e-guitar, piano, percussion and electronics
Vladimir Gorlinski -The Reason (2014), for tenor saxophone, e-guitar, piano, percussion and video, 10'

* Black Page Orchestra Commission


€16/14. Booking available via Music Current and the Project Arts Centre, click here.



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Dublin 2

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