CMC WEB UPDATE 08 NOVEMBER 2004 Number 21
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NOVEMBER 2004 - NEW ON OUR WEB SITE THIS MONTH
WHAT’S ON IN NOVEMBER?
This month’s CMC Salon features music by young composers
from Trinity College Dublin. Saturday 13 November, 12.00
Other CMC events include an open composer workshop on 20
November in conjunction with SPNM and Concorde.
A special screening of the five ReJoyce in Music
commissions takes place at the Darklight Digital Festival
in Dublin’s Digital Hub.
Opera Theatre Company tours the ‘nightmare cabaret opera’
Vera of Las Vegas by US composer Daron Hagen...
AND AMONG OUR CALENDAR LISTINGS...
Eric Sweeney’s new orchestral work in the NCH on 12
Craig Ogden’s tour of Ireland with Ben Dwyer’s new guitar
Kevin Volans is a featured composer at the Huddersfield
And premieres abroad by Donnacha Dennehy and Frank
‘THE IDEA OF AN IRISH COMPOSER of "classical music", or
whatever you want to call it, is still a strange item,
generally speaking,’ says John Kinsella, our Composer of
the Month. Read his interview with video/audio excerpts.
JOHN KINSELLA’S GREATEST AMBITION is to win the Lotto so
that he can get his orchestral music recorded. Read our
‘What’s it like to be...’ feature.
Your latest round-up of all the news and upcoming events.
THE TWELFTH EDITION of CMC’s directory, Irish Composers,
is now available.
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selection of Irish contemporary CDs you’ll find anywhere.
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Greetings from the CMC team.