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    Sunday, 8 - 10pm

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

    Quiet Music Ensemble, in association with RTÉ lyric fm, will perform 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 major new work from one of the world’s most influential composers and performers, an independent and pioneering spirit who has been at the cutting edge of musical and technical innovation for many decades. The composition is for improvising musicians and sound engineer, live electronics, multi channel audio and unusual venues including radio and internet. Quiet Music Ensemble is Ireland’s leading Experimental music group, which has been breaking radical new ground since 2008, and recently performed to a sell-out crowd at the prestigious Huddersfield Festival of Contemporary Music.

    Tickets are no longer available for this concert. However you can listen live on 96-99 RTÉ lyric fm, or via the RTÉ Player.

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    Presented by Bernard Clarke, Nova is about new music inlcuding highlights from Offaly born composer Ann Cleare's Horizon's concert recorded last February.

    hearSpace

    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.

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    Music Played on the Show

    • 08:00 p.m.
      Title: TXRF 1 & 2
      Performer(s): Kubin, Felix
      Performer(s): Kubin, Felix
      Duration: 0:05:06
    • 08:06 p.m.
      Title: Retrotech Overture
      Performer(s): Pavlov, Ivan
      Performer(s): Pavlov, Ivan
      Duration: 0:06:07
    • 08:12 p.m.
      Title: Bugs Build A House
      Performer(s): Pavlov, Ivan
      Performer(s): Pavlov, Ivan
      Duration: 0:05:57
    • 08:19 p.m.
      Title: Method As Fun
      Performer(s): Pavlov, Ivan
      Performer(s): Pavlov, Ivan
      Duration: 0:07:43
    • 08:28 p.m.
      Title: Requiem for West Wittering
      Performer(s): Schaeffer, Janek
      Performer(s): Schaeffer, Janek
      Duration: 0:08:14
    • 08:38 p.m.
      Title: Harmonielehre III
      Performer(s): Adams, John
      Performer(s): Adams, John
      Duration: 0:10:49
    • 08:49 p.m.
      Title: The Mayfly
      Performer(s): Gardner, Stephen
      Performer(s): Gardner, Stephen
      Duration: 0:06:51
    • 08:57 p.m.
      Title: relocating elk...by train
      Performer(s): Power, Karen
      Performer(s): Power, Karen
      Duration: 0:07:49
    • 09:09 p.m.
      Title: phosphors (...of ether)
      Performer(s): Cleare, Ann
      Performer(s): Cleare, Ann
      Duration: 0:12:55
    • 09:17 p.m.
      Title: La Mer
      Performer(s): Trenet, Charles
      Performer(s): Trenet, Charles
      Duration: 0:03:35

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