Crash Ensemble Free State #10
Friday 5th May, 8.30pm
Room: The Studio
Prices: €15 (Concession: €10)
25% discount for Friends of the National Concert Hall
Donal Sarsfield: The Snare Piece
Daniel McDermott: A Mathematician’s Apology
Timothy Doyle: Veneer
Eric Skytterholm Egan: Fragments | of Shapes | Hewn | in White | Silence
Finola Merivale: Emma Are Eye
Be the first to hear what’s happening in new music in Ireland.
Crash Ensemble and The National Concert Hall present Free State #10, the most vibrant music from Ireland’s up and coming composing talent, featuring work by Donal Sarsfield, Robert Coleman, Daniel McDermott, Timothy Doyle, Eric Skytterholm Egan and Finola Merivale.
See where new music is at, check out Free State 10.
Crash Ensemble is a group of world-class musicians who play the most adventurous, ground-breaking music of today.
Crash Ensemble, an Irish new-music collective with international cachet and considerable chops. The Washington Post.
Performing worldwide, from the Edinburgh International Festival to Carnegie Hall, with artists as diverse as Íarla Ó Lionáird (The Gloaming), Bryce Dessner (The National), Richard Reed Parry (Arcade Fire), Sam Amidon and Gavin Friday, Crash has made an indelible mark on the Irish music scene and beyond.
Founded in 1997 by composer and artistic partner Donnacha Dennehy, Crash has worked with some of the most distinctive living composers including Terry Riley, David Lang, Michael Gordon, Louis Andriessen, Arnold Dreyblatt, Kevin Volans, Glen Branca, Nico Muhly and Gerald Barry.
Crash have recordings on NMC, Cantaloupe, Nonesuch and upcoming on the Icelandic Bedroom Community label.
Presented by Crash Ensemble and NCH