Homburger/Guy duo returns to Dublin

Ergodos first presented the incomparable Baroque violin and double bass duo of Maya Homburger and Barry Guy in the capital five years ago, and now they’re gearing up to perform the second Santa Rita Concert at The Little

 

Yet more praise for Ergodos Musicians albums “Songs” and “I Call to You”.

GoldenPlec.com, a website devoted to musical criticism in Ireland, has recently published two extremely complimentary reviews of the last two Ergodos Musicians releases, Songs (2014) and I Call to You (2013), both of which feature arrangements and compositions by Garrett…

 

EXAUDI to premiere new work in London

UK vocal ensemble EXAUDI will give the world premiere of a brand new work by Garrett Sholdice as part of their Exposure 2014 event taking place in the Bishopsgate Institute, London, on Saturday 18 October 2014. Sholdice’s work, Col Tuo Lume,

Crash Ensemble call for scores for Free State 9

Crash Ensemble, Ireland’s foremost large contemporary music ensemble, has put out a call for scores for Free State 9, the 2015 installment of its ongoing series of annual showcases for new Irish music.

The programme will be selected from the…

 

Ergodos “Songs” project: new video + Kaleidoscope Birthday Party set

Laura Sheeran of of Unit1 Studios has made a beautiful short film about the Ergodos Musicians Songs project. Check it out here. It features excerpts of an interview with Ergodos co-director and Ergodos Musicians guitarist Benedict Schlepper-Connolly, as…

 

“Songs” gets ★★★★ in The Irish Times

Songs, the latest album by Ergodos Musicians – featuring arrangements by Garrett Sholdice and Benedict Schlepper-Connolly – is the ‘CD Choice’ in the Irish Times.

The Irish Times jazz critic Cormac Larkin gave the album a ★★★★ rating, writing:

‘Young Dublin…

“Songs” now on sale

Ergodos Musicians’ new album, Songs, is now on sale in the Ergodos shop.

Composers Garrett Sholdice and Benedict Schlepper-Connolly have arranged, re-composed, weaved and stitched material drawn from the songs they love. Working closely with vocalist Michelle O’Rourke,…

 

Ergodos Musicians to launch “Songs” album

Ergodos Musicians celebrate the release of their new album, Songs, with an intimate acoustic performance in the beautiful Georgian interior of the Little Museum of Dublin on St. Stephen’s Green on Thursday 3 July at 8pm. The album features diverse…

 

Michael McHale tour

Pianist Michael McHale, who premiered Garrett Sholdice’s piano concerto with the Irish Chamber Orchestra in March, will tour Northern Ireland between 21 and 24 May. McHale will play his own arrangements of traditional Irish material, as well as…