Yet more praise for ‘I Call to You’

I Call to You, Ergodos Musicians’ critically acclaimed meditation on music by J.S. Bach, including music by Garrett Sholdice, has received yet more praise – this time from Michael Quinn, writing for the Classical Ear app.

Quinn gives the…

 

Praise for Concerto for Piano and Small Orchestra

Garrett Sholdice’s piano concerto received it’s first performances last week from pianist Michael McHale and the Irish Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Gábor Tákacs-Nagy.

The work has been described in the media as “mesmeric” and “rich in emotion”. Check…

 

Ioana Petcu-Colan to perform ‘Das Graue Licht’ in Belfast

On April 2 in Belfast, violinist Ioana Petcu-Colan will present an Ergodos-curated programme featuring J.S. Bach’s Partita # 2 and specially composed interludes by Garrett Sholdice, Andrew Hamilton, Simon O’Connor and Benedict Schlepper-Connolly. Check out a live recording of Ioana…

Philip Lawson to perform Three Interludes in March

Guitarist Philip Lawson will present Sholdice’s Three Interludes for classical guitar as part of a Fractal concert in the TCD Composition Centre ‘Agora’ series. Check out some demo recordings of these pieces here, and check out details for…

 

Piano Concerto performance available to stream via Platform Ireland

Platform Ireland is offering video of the Irish Chamber Orchestra’s “Haydn in Paris” concert for pay-per-view streaming. Recorded at the University Concert Hall, Limerick, Ireland on March 7, the concert features Garrett Sholdice’s Concerto for Piano and Small

 

First performances of Concerto for Piano and Small Orchestra

Garrett Sholdice’s piano concerto will receive its first performances on 6 and 7 March 2014. Pianist Michael McHale and the Irish Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Gábor Tákacs-Nagy, will premiere the work in…

Ergodos Musicians ‘Songs’ project

On Saturday 30 November 2013, Ergodos Musicians will premiere the Songs project in the Dublin Unitarian Church on St. Stephen’s Green.

The performance will feature songs by Tim Buckley, P.J. Harvey, Steve Earle, Antonio Vivaldi, Tom Waits, The xx, Richard…

 

Noriko Kawai at Ceol Nua

Celebrated pianist Noriko Kawai will perform Garrett Sholdice’s 2009 piano prelude, After Thomas Tallis, at Ceol Nua, a festival of Irish contemporary music taking place in Durham betwen 29 November and 1 December 2013. Kawai’s recital will also…

 

CMC Podcast

Garrett Sholdice is the subject of a new podcast from the Irish Contemporary Music Centre. The podcast features excerpts of Sholdice in conversation with composer David Collier, as well as various music segments. Check it out here: https://soundcloud.com/cmcireland/garrett-sholdice