New Ross Piano Festival Commission

Sheaf, Sholdice’s eleventh solo piano prelude will receive it’s premiere at the New Ross Piano Festival on Sunday 25 September 2016. The piece was commissioned for pianist Piers Lane as the fifteenth installment of the New Ross Piano Festival’s …

 

“Tanka for Aki Takahashi” at Composing the Island

Garrett Sholdice’s fifth solo piano prelude, Tanka for Aki Takahashi, composed whilst in residence at the Irish Cultural Centre in Paris in 2011, will feature in Crash Ensemble’s “Here and Now” marathon concert at the Composing the Island festival …

 

Video of “The Root and the Crown”

You can now check out a video of Crash Ensemble performing Garrett Sholdice’s piece, The Root and the Crown, on YouTube, here. The performance was filmed by Laura Sheeran at Crash Ensemble’s Free State 9 showcase concert in March …

Sylvia O’Brien presents “A Contemporary Voice”

Irish soprano Sylvia O’Brien will include Garrett Sholdice’s Three Lieder After Franz Schubert as part of a concert celebrating contemporary Irish vocal repertoire at 3pm on Saturday 16 April in Dublin’s Hugh Lane Gallery. The programme will also feature music …

 

Crash Ensemble Free State 9

Crash Ensemble’s Free State 9 showcase will take place on Tuesday March 22 in the National Concert Hall, Dublin. Crash Ensemble’s annual open submission concert from new Irish composers is guest curated by composer Garrett Sholdice, and will feature the …

 

Music Network Songs Tour

Ergodos Musicians hit the road from 3 to 11 February, bringing the celebrated Songs project to seven venues around Ireland, presented by Music Network.

Michelle O’Rourke (voice), Kate Ellis (cello), Seán Mac Erlaine (saxophone/bass clarinet), Garrett Sholdice (synthesiser) and Benedict …

Ergodos at the ECM Weekend Fringe

Ergodos is honoured to be part of a must-see weekend of events at Triskel in Cork celebrating the German record label ECM.

On Saturday, 28 November, Ergodos founders Garrett Sholdice and Benedict Schlepper-Connolly are joined by Michelle O’Rourke (voice), Seán

 

Michael McHale Berlin recital

On Friday 28 August in Berlin, Michael McHale will perform a lunchtime recital as part of the Irish Embassy’s “Last Rose of Summer” series. The recital will feature music by Ludwig van Beethoven, Philip Hammond, and Franz Liszt, along with

 

Ergodos feature in ‘I Care if You Listen’ magazine

Ergodos is the subject of an in-depth feature article written by Matt Mendez for the latest issue of the digital new music magazine I Care if You Listen.

Mendez traces Ergodos’ relationship to the Irish ‘new music’ scene, the …