CMC WEB UPDATE 1 MARCH 2004 Number 13
SPECIAL EVENTS in new music this month include...
The RTÉ Horizons lunchtime concerts...
...and the Sligo New Music Festival
‘PEOPLE WHO COME TO A CONCERT and want to have the music
all pre-approved and brilliant are bringing no
contribution whatsoever’, says our Composer of the Month,
John McLachlan. View the video clips and read the full
BETWEEN THE TWO POLES of composition and improvisation
there is a whole universe of exciting new tonalities...’.
John Wolf Brennan’s CD, ‘Phoenix: Live in Salzburg and
Zürich’ is our CD of the Month. Listen to sound clips and
purchase the CD on-line.
WHAT’S NEW? Events, seminars, commissions, composer news,
reports and everything that’s current in new music.
CMC SALONS in the coming months take place on Saturdays
27 March, 17 April and 8 May at 3.00 pm in Dublin’s
Project arts centre. Make a note in your diary!
BEING TRAPPED IN A LIFT listening to ‘Imagine’ on a loop
is John McLachlan’s concept of hell. Read our informal
‘What’s it like to be...’ interview with the Composer of
REMEMBER TO CHECK OUR CALENDAR to keep up to date with
this month’s performances of new music in Ireland and
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relevant to contemporary Irish music are welcome for
inclusion in the ‘What’s New’ section of our web site.
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guarantee of publication is given and items are subject
to editing for length and clarity.
Greetings from the CMC team.