2nd Single and Weekend Concerts

The 2nd single from my upcoming album Light of Shore is out today on all streaming services!

Tonight at 5:30pm there will be a performance of this work by Martin Johnson, lead cellist of the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra, for Culture Night Dublin, hosted by the Contemporary Music Centre Ireland. Watch it below:

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Album Broadcasts/Reviews

Delighted that two releases featuring my work have been getting some coverage recently:

The Testimony of John Paton, on Inner Voices by the BBC National Orchestra of Wales‘ Laura Sinnerton:

Reviewed in the September 2021 Issue of The Wire.

Broadcast on 28th August on BBC Radio 3’s New Music Show. Listen here from 1:03:00

Broadcast on ConTempo in Montreal, Canada. Listen here.

Light of Shore, my debut album, launching on 8th Oct 2021:

Extensive feature in GetClassical in NY.

Upcoming Interview and broadcast for BBC Radio Ulster.

17th September a movement from Three Words for Light for cello to be broadcast as part of Culture Night Dublin.

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August 2021 (First Single)

Plenty of news to share in this post! The first single from my album is released today! Alban Hefin, Light of Shore, is available on all streaming platforms and bandcamp.


Alban Hefin is the fourth movement of a piano suite I wrote for Armagh born pianist Cahal Masterson. This final movement is a reflection on the first light of summer solstice (light is quite a common theme for this album). The music is built from patterns of interlocking fifths that gain force and pace throughout the piece. I hope you enjoy it! Cahal will be performing the full suite Ceaselessly into the Past in the next few months at the Hugh Lane Gallery, Castleconnell concert series in Limerick, and in the SARC building at Queen’s University Belfast, links to his performances will be available nearer the time.

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