List of Works.
Opera, Premiere by RIAM Opera Briefs, Smock Alley March 2017
Well (Paula Meehan)
Premiered by Elizabeth Hilliar, Paul Roe and David Bremner at Lutheran Hall, Dublin
Premiered by Evlana Ensemble at University Church Dublin
Leda and the Swan,
premiered by Therese Fahy at Handprints, New Music Dublin festival 2013
premiered by Tony Arnold and the SoundScape Ensemble, Maccagno Italy
premiered by Argento Ensemble at the National Concert Hall
Scenes from a Dongba Script.
Premiered by RTÉ Vanbrugh Quartet at the National Concert Hall
Opera selected by Boston Metro for production in 2013
commissioned by Wave train, premiered by Nathelie Forget (Ondes) and Matthew Schellhorn (pno)
Theophilus Thistle and the Myth of Miss Muffett
commissioned by the Cork Choral festival with funds from the Arts Council of Ireland premiered on April 30th 2011 by the National Chamber Choir (directed by Paul Hiller) .
commissioned by RTE and premiered by the National Symphony Orchestra (conducted by Vladimir Antschuler)
for Irish speaker and Orchestra work commissioned by Kerry School of music with funds from the Arts Council of Ireland. Premiere Jan 28th 2009 at Siamsa Tire, Tralee, Co. Kerry
Commissioned by Sligo New Music festival for Amstel Quartet and Maria McGarry with funds from the Arts Council of Ireland. Premiere Sept 20th 2008 .
Piano, Commissioned for the AXA International Piano competition
Sweit Rois of Vertew, The Dance of the Seven Deadly Sins (SATB)
Commissioned by Orbsen Choir
Fall and Passion ( vn pf)
Premiered by Darragh Morgan and Mary Dullea at the Warehouse, London. Irish premiere by Rolf Hind and David Alberman at the Printing House, Dublin
Eblana Civitas (Tape)
Commissioned by the Contemporary Music Centre for their 25th anniversary
Son of a Red-Haired Man (Piano)
Commissioned for the 25th Anniversary Celebrations of the Tyrone Guthrie Centre in Annaghmakerrig. Premiered at the 44th Belfast festival by Maria McGarry conductor Celso Antunes.
‘Non so fair als he was’
(UPIC system/Tape). Composed and premiered at the CCMIX L‘Ateliers UPIC in Paris
Elde (SATB Choir)
Commissioned by National Chamber Choir with funds provided by the Arts Council / An Chomhairle Ealaíon.
Premiered National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin by National Chamber Choir,
Premiered at the Mostly Modern festival, Dublin. Broadcast on BBC radio programmes ‘Mixing it’ and ‘Late Junction’. Released on CD Contemporary Music from Ireland Volume 6
Ringsend Sky with Egret (bfl, tape
)Text by Gerry Beirne Premiered at the Mostly Modern festival, Dublin
The Dole of the King’s Daughter (Soprano, String Quartet and electronics)
Commissioned by Lyric FM. Broadcast on Lyric fm. performed by Kathleen Tynan and the Vanburgh Quartet. Part of the opera Jack the Ripper
Morphine (Ensemble and electronics) Commissioned by RTÉ for performance by the Crash Ensemble in the RTÉ Living Music Festival.
Carrowkeel (String Quartet) Commissioned by National Concert Hall, Dublin for Composers' Choice series 2003. Premiered by Topologies
Suantraí (Piano) Commissioned by Con Brio with funds from Sligo County Council. Premiered by Maria McGarry at the Model Arts Centre, Sligo
The Time Traveller Incidental music and orchestral score for the film . Director Andrew Legge
Alchemy (Orchestra). Commissioned by RTÉ for the National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland.
It's 'd' Jim, but not as we know it Ensemble and electronics. Premiered by the Crash Ensemble at the Project Arts Theatre Dublin
Petering Out (sopranino rec, live electronics) 'Mostly Modern' series with funds provided by the Arts Council / An Chomhairle Ealaíon
Dangerous Curves Incidental music and orchestral score for the film ‘Dangerous Curves’ directed by Jeremiah Cullinane and produced by Roger Corman
Pipoon (vc hrp) Premiered at Hugh Lane Municipal Gallery of Modern Art, Dublin by Annette and Maria Cleary
Hum! (String Orchestra and 2 actors). Commissioned by the Irish Chamber Orchestra with funds provided by the Arts Council / An Chomhairle Ealaíon.
Incidental music and orchestral score for the film ‘Spacejacked!’ directed by Jeremiah Cullinane and produced by Roger Corman
Cordes (String Orchestra)
Premiered at Cité des Arts, Paris by the Anna Livia Ensemble
The Andalusian Dog (Violin)
Premiered at Cité des Arts, Paris, France by Michael D’arcy
Un Chien Andalou (Violin and Piano). Incidental music for the film of the same name commissioned by the Cineteca di Bologna. Premiered by Valentino Guilli (vn), Marco Dalpane (pf) in Cineteca di Bologna, Italy
Big Changes (Ensemble). Commissioned and performed by Octandre, conductor Marco Dalpane at Capella Farnese, Bologna Italy
Luna (Violin and Piano) Commissioned and Premiered by Valentino Guilli (vn), Marco Dalpane (pf) at Capella Farnese, Bologna, Italy
Arabesque, Scherzo and Chorale (Ensemble)
Deuce! (2 violins)Young Composers competition finalist Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival, England.
Performed by Irvine Arditti (vn), Mieko Kanno (vn)
Released on CD: Contemporary Music from Ireland, Volume Three
Four Bird Songs by Simon J. Ortiz. Premiered at the United Arts Club, Dublin.
Performers; Aylish Kerrigan (Mez-solo), Ruth Hickey (cl), David James (vc), Anthony Byrne (pf).
Etudes 1 - 3 Performed La Belle Friche, Marseilles, France. Raymond Deane(pf)
Nunc Viridant Segetes (SATB Choir)
She Weeps Over Rahoon (S-solo, pf). Text by James Joyce
Threads (Orchestra). performed by the Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Jiri Mikula. Released on Vienna Modern Masters CD Music from Six Continents (1997)
Stabat Mater (SATB). Performed by Enchiriadis Choir conductor Marion Doherty
A chronological list of works.
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