February is going to be a busy month with plenty of performances and I’d love to see you there!
Sat 5th Feb 7:30pm SARC, Belfast: premiere screening of Pollen, Blood, and Seaspray for accordion, electronics, narrator, and visual media.
Tickets are free but must be pre-booked: https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/ulysses-journey-2022-belfast-new-music-and-film-screening-at-sarc-tickets-249240022617
Wed 9th Feb 8pm Black Box, Belfast: performance of Rasp for brass quintet by the New Antonine Brass Quintet. Tickets are £10/£6: https://thenightwith.com/event/the-new-antonine-brass-quintet-belfast/
Thu 17th Feb 8pm Heaney Homeplace, Bellaghy: I will be performing on the guitar alongside the National Symphony Orchestra’s principal cellist Martin Johnson. Performances of two of my works, including my cello suite Three Words for Light. Tickets are £12: https://seamusheaneyhome.ticketsolve.com/shows/873622985
Republic of Ireland:
Wed 2nd Feb 5:30pm Irish Film Institute, Dublin: premiere screening of Pollen, Blood, and Seaspray for accordion, electronics, narrator, and visual media.
Tickets are €9: https://ifi.ie/film/ulysses-journey-2022/
Sat 12th Feb 8pm Pepper Canister Church, Dublin: premiere of Three Words for Light, for cello and electronics, by Martin Johnson as part of the Spike Cello Festival. Tickets are €25: https://www.spikecellofest.com/events/spike-pepper-canister-saturday
Thu 10th-Sat 12th Feb Performances of Rasp in Aberdeen, Edinburgh, and Glasgow as part of The Night With Concert series. Tickets are £10/£6: https://thenightwith.com/events_schedule/
Wed 2nd Feb 5:30pm Culterel Centre Irlandais, Paris: premiere screening of Pollen, Blood, and Seaspray for accordion, electronics, narrator, and visual media.
It’s lovely to be back making so much music and I hope you’ll be able to join me for some of these concerts. I’m particularly looking forward to the concert at the Seamus Heaney Homeplace, as I will be performing on a guitar originally owned by Sean Shibe, kindly on loan to me by Brian and Linda O’Shea Farren. I’ve been practising in my matching boots…