Friends of the James Joyce Tower & Museum and The James Joyce Centre present: A Centenary Concert with James Joyce's Chamber Music
James Joyce Chamber Music by Geoffrey Molyneux:
The Lost Long Settings and The Story of An Intriguing Collaboration.
Dean Power - Tenor
Mairead Hurley - Piano
Susie Kennedy - Narrator
Written and directed by Peter McDermott
Lucia: A Suite for Guitar and Strings
Axis Arts Centre
Axis Ballymun is delighted to present the world premiere of ‘LUCIA’ - a suite for guitar and strings composed by multi-award nominated musician Joe Chester. This new composition will be brought to life by ‘The Sound of Bells’ a quartet featuring long-time collaborators Trevor Hutchinson, Vyvienne Long, Steve Wickham alongside Chester.
Lucia Joyce spent 47 years in institutions as a result of mental illness, including long periods in isolation. She died in the notoriously cruel St. Andrew’s asylum, Northampton at the age of 75. And yet, in her youth she had shown enormous potential
Gospel Rising Music Festival
The Gospel Rising Music Festival is coming to Dublin City centre for its 2nd time over the weekend of Friday 17th to Sunday 19th June. Promising to bring singing back to Dublin after 2 years of silence. Visitors are guaranteed a social, fun and energetic weekend made up of workshops, social events and a major outdoor concert showcasing Ireland’s many talented gospel choirs!
Taking place in a number of venues across Dublin City, the Festival aims to spread the joy and positivity of singing with others. Leading Irish and international choral experts will lead workshops in gospel choir musi