and welcome to my new, freshly shaved and showered website!
...although presumably you know that much if you've gotten this far!
It's going to be a busy 2018...
17-19 January — Workshop with Francesca Placanica and Cochlea Duo in Basel for new work Buaine na Gaoithe
19-20 January — ICTM-SMI Postgraduate Conference at Maynooth University Music (session chair)
31 January — Première of Dúchann, IMBOLC International Arts Festival (Festival commission)
1 February — Lunchtime concert with Mícheál Ó Raghallaigh (concertina) in Riverstown Hall, Maynooth University
3-4 February — Tutor at An tAcadamh Ceoil 'Band Camp' workshops with Luke Daniels, Michael Rooney, David Doocey & Kieran Leonard
31 March — Performance of Amhrán Fheilimidh, Sarah Watts (bass clarinet), 19:30, Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast
12 April — Performance of Gortnagarn II, Hard Rain SoloistEnsemble, 13:00, Riverstown Hall, Maynooth University
14 April — Première of new work for Music Generation Laois Trad Orchestra, details t.b.c.
2-3 July — Tutor at Blas International Summer School for Irish Music and Dance, University of Limerick
20-25 August — Ulster Youth Orchestra European tour, including the première of new work Ogham (special commission, Arts Council of Northern Ireland)
For a list of previous performances and other events please click here.