“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…

“Contemporary music making at its most intelligent, lyrical and accessible”

The smartphone music app Classical Ear gave Ergodos Musicians’ Songs five stars in a recent review. Songs features diverse songs spanning the last 800 years of music, arranged by composers Garrett Sholdice and Benedict Schlepper-Connolly, and performed by vocalist…

 

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…