|nurturing the composition and performance of new Irish music|
|Contemporary Music Centre
19 Fishamble Street, Temple Bar, Dublin 8, Ireland
Tel: +353-1-673 1922 Fax: +353-1-648 9100
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.cmc.ie
For Immediate Release
Close your Eyes! Open your Ears!: An Evening of Live and Improvised Electronic Music
24 August 2007
The Contemporary Music Centre presents three of Dublin's most exciting electronic musicians as part of Dublin Culture Night 2007, 6.00pm - 10.00pm, Friday, 14 September. With four different sets throughout the night, Ian McDonnell, Muttermal, and Francis Heery, will perform individually and together as a laptop ensemble.
Ian McDonnell is a Dublin-based musician and composer, recently graduated with a Masters in Music and Media Technology from Trinity College Dublin. He is one half of duos Lakker and Lomelindi. Ewan Hennelly (Muttermal) is one of Ireland's best known electronic musicians who also records and plays live as artist Herv. Francis Heery is a composer and musician and also recently graduated with a Masters in Music and Media Technology from Trinity College Dublin. The evening will feature the latest electronic sounds from ambient drones to terrifying noise and anything in between. Rhythmical, non-rhythmical, melodic and abstract: sit back and let the sounds wash over you!
"The Contemporary Music Centre is delighted to showcase composers and musicians as part of Dublin Culture Night 2007 and thereby provide an opportunity for one and all to freely sample the exciting world of new Irish music" says Karen Hennessy, Promotion Manager, The Contemporary Music Centre.
Over 80 of Dublin's galleries, museums and other cultural institutions are taking part in Culture Night, with over 100 free events being offered between 5.00pm and 10.00pm on Friday 14th September. For more information on these events see www.culturenight.ie
The Contemporary Music Centre is Ireland's national library and promotional body for new music. The Centre is supported by the Arts Council/An Chomhairle Ealaíon and the Arts Council of Northern Ireland.
Admission is free but space is limited so booking is advised. To book please tel: 01 673 1922 or email: email@example.com For further information on the event please contact Karen Hennessy, Promotion Manager, The Contemporary Music Centre, 19 Fishamble Street, Temple Bar, Dublin 8. Tel: 01 673 1922 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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