Árd Fhearta

Árd Fhearta cover

Commissioned in celebration of the restoration by Dúchas, The Heritage Service, of St Brendan’s Cathedral in Ardfert, Co. Kerry, the title work on this CD features a replica Bronze Age horn and a digitally-sampled early Christian bell from the National Museum of Ireland. Also included are Johnston’s earlier compositions, Carn for two pianos, Signals for solo violin, and the orchestral work, Samsara.