New Music Digest: 19 - 25 October

CCC_Bon-Accord1-2Events This Week

The final Little Woodland Heights children's workshop with composer Nick Roth takes place this week, with a performance by the students of St. Brigid's Primary School

  • 22 Oct, 1pm, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin
  • More

A number of performances of Brian Irvine's Bluebottle will take place as part of the City of Derry International Choral Festival, with a choir of 300 school children with the Ulster Orchestra

  • 22 Oct, 5pm and 7.30pm, St. Columb's Hall, Derry
  • More

An exhibition titled Two Worlds Collide will feature six new audio-visual works by Dominika Mayovich (artist) and Matthew Whiteside (composer)

  • 23 Oct – 9 Nov, 3pm, Sound, Scotland's Festival of New Music, Aberdeen
  • More

The Irish Composers' Collective present a concert called Buttons and Bows with accordion player Dermot Dunne and double bassist Malachy Robinson, with works by member composers

  • 22 Oct, 8pm, Lutheran Hall, Adelaide Rd, Dublin
  • More

Composer Benjamin Dwyer will perform at the 'What's in a Name' Symposium, presented by the Transdisciplinary Improvisation Network research group at Middlesex University

  • 23-24 Oct, Middlesex University, London
  • More


Highlights from the Bangers and Crash percussion ensemble concert at the recent Sounds from a Safe Harbour Festival, featuring music by Donnacha Dennehy and other Irish composers

[soundcloud url="" params="auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true" width="100%" height="450" iframe="true" /]