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    Nova Sunday 25 January 2015



    Bernard Clarke presents a 2015 Horizons series concert performed by the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra with the Irish born but London based composer David Coonan the focus tonight


    hearSpace is a new interactive piece of radio art composed for and through Irish radio by Karen Power. Based on the idea of exploring the sounds of a particular time, place and memory, hearSpace was broadcast on March 23rd at 9pm, and we had a great reaction to the work. Thank you everybody who sent in the beautiful and evocative sound-recordings that made hearSpace so special.

    Listen to hearSpace on the RTE Player

    Nova presents the World Premiere of Pauline Oliveros’ The Mystery Beyond Matter

    Quiet Music Ensemble, in association with RTÉ lyric fm, performed the world premiere of Pauline Oliveros’ new work The Mystery Beyond Matter on Sunday 27th April at 8pm in Studio 1, RTE, Donnybrook, Dublin 4.

    Commissioned by Quiet Music Ensemble with funds made available by the Arts Council of Ireland, The Mystery Beyond Matter is a composition for improvising musicians and sound engineer, live electronics, multi channel audio and unusual venues including radio and internet. 

    Listen to The Mystery Beyond Matter on the RTÉ Player

    Music Played on the Show

    • 20:01
      Title: We Never Die At Home
      Composer: Eberhard J. Alexander; Jsx
      Performer(s): Bonanza
      Performer(s): Bonanza
      Album: We Never Die At Home
      Duration: 4:39
    • 20:29
      Title: Fingerbib
      Composer: James, Richard D (Aka Aphex Twin)
      Performer(s): Alarm Will Sound
      Performer(s): Alarm Will Sound
      Album: Acoustica: Alarm Will Sound Performs Aphex Twin (Recordno CA21028), Cantaloupe Records, CA21028
      Duration: 3:49
    • 20:34
      Title: Supercodex 19
      Composer: Ikeda, Ryoji
      Performer(s): Ryoji Ikeda
      Performer(s): Ryoji Ikeda
      Album: Supercodex, Raster-Noton, R-N 150
      Duration: 5:57
    • 20:46
      Title: Opening Frame
      Performer(s): Scanner (Programming & Electronics)
      Performer(s): Scanner (Programming & Electronics)
      Album: The Broken Tales Issue, Vibro, Vibro No. 2
      Duration: 6:05


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