“Das Blaue Licht” premiere in David Lang’s Festival of Music

Das Blaue Licht, Garrett Sholdice’s third string quartet, will receive its world premiere as part of David Lang’s Festival of Music taking place in Dublin’s National Concert Hall on 6 and 7 March 2015. Das Blaue Licht will be performed…

 

David Bremner to perform piano preludes

Pianist David Bremner will perform a solo recital in Dublin’s National Concert Hall on Monday 23 February 2015. The programme will feature five of Garrett Sholdice’s preludes for solo piano: Prelude # 2 from 2005, After Thomas Tallis

 

“Songs” at Lilliput 3rd Birthday Party

Ergodos Musicians will present material from their acclaimed album Songs at the Listen @ Lilliput 3rd birthday party on Sunday 25 January. The Ergodos Musicians Songs project is a celebration of the song, the most constant…

Michelle O’Rourke in Birmingham and Dublin

Vocalist Michelle O’Rourke will reprise her “AIC Irish Canon” programme at Birmingham Conservatory on Monday 19 January and the Music Composition Centre at Dublin’s Trinity College on Wednesday 21 January. The programme features works for voice…

 

Ergodos featured in Goldenplec’s “Plec Picks” for 2015

Ergodos founders and directors Garrett Sholdice and Benedict Schlepper-Connolly have been interviewed and photographed for Goldenplec’s “Plec Picks” for 2015. Goldenplec is an online music magazine in operation since 2002. Check out the piece

 

Remembering Bob Gilmore

You can read a tribute to musicologist and performer Bob Gilmore (1961-2015), written by Ergodos co-directors Garrett Sholdice and Benedict Schlepper-Connolly, here: https://ergodos.ie/remembering-bob/ The page also includes a number of links to other tributes written since Bob passed away…

“All the ends of the earth” by Ergodos Musicians out now

All the ends of the earth, the new album from Ergodos Musicians, reaches across nine centuries to connect three contemporary Irish voices with the music of mediæval Paris. Christmas music by a French mediæval master, known simply as Léonin, forms…

 

Ergodos Musicians re-visit “I Call to You” for ICC10 Festival

This Thursday, 20 November, Ergodos Musicians will re-visit the music of their acclaimed album I Call to You, as part of the Irish Composers’ Collective Ten Year Anniversary Festival at Project Arts Centre, Dublin. You can check out the full programme…

 

“Star” now available on vinyl

Incorporating beautiful photography by Lucy Clarke, and music by Garrett Sholdice, Benedict Schlepper-Connolly and Simon O’Connor, Maya Homburger and Barry Guy’s 2011 EP, Star, is now available on limited edition 12″ vinyl form the Ergodos webshop. Each vinyl purchase comes with an…