While you listen II – with Hard Rain Soloist Ensemble

17 Dec 2016 - 7:30pm
Lutheran Hall, Adelaide Rd, Dublin

Hard Rain Soloist Ensemble

part of the Irish Composers on Irish Music series

16 December, 7.30pm

Lutheran Hall, Adelaide Rd, Dublin 2

Tickets €12/10 (students)

The AIC is excited to present a concert by one of Northern Ireland’s strongest new music performing groups, Hard Rain Soloist Ensemble.

Directed by composer/performer Greg Caffrey, Hard Rain Soloist Ensemble are regular commissioners of new works, and are known for putting together brilliant programmes that bring these new works together with important international works. This concert, titled ‘While you listen II’ features 3 works commissioned especially for the ensemble this season with funds from ACNI. www.hardrainsoloistensemble.com 

Tickets are €12/10 (students) and are available from https://aic-hardrain.eventbrite.ie 

Irish Composers on Irish Music is a series that encompasses concerts programmed by Irish composers of works by Irish composers; talks and discussion events featuring Irish composers, musicians and musicologists; and articles, reviews and video interviews on the AIC New Music Journal. Supported by Arts Council Ireland and IMRO. www.aicnewmusicjournal.com 


Simon Mawhinney – The Zeddy Dance** (2016)   Flute, Clarinet, Violin, Violoncello & Piano

Karen Power – is it raining while you listen?   Alto Flute, Violin & Piano

Ryan Molloy – Gortnagarn II** (2016)   Alto Flute, Bass Clarinet, Violin, Violoncello & Piano

Piers Hellawell – Balcony Scenes (2014)   Solo Violin


Andrew Hamilton  – D* (2016 – Commissioned by Moving On Music)   Flute, Clarinet, Violin, Violoncello & Piano

Greg Caffrey – These are the Clouds About the Fallen Sun* (2013)    Flute, Clarinet, Violin, Violoncello & Piano

Steven Gardner – Guttersnipe* (2016)   Flute, Clarinet, Violin, Violoncello & Piano

*Written especially for HRSE

**Commissioned by HRSE with funds from ACNI

Irish Composers on Irish Music is supported by Arts Council Ireland. The AIC is supported by IMRO.