Nova

Nova

Sunday, 8 - 10pm

Nova Sunday 25 August 2013

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In 1927, Cork City Gaol hosted one of Ireland’s earliest radio broadcasts, the simple sound of cartwheels on cobbles. RTÉ lyric fm commissioned is this on? a work for radio from renowned Irish composer Karen Power to mark the place of that first broadcast and to pay tribute to the profoundly significant contributions by woman to Ireland’s turbulent history in the early twentieth century. It was performed in concert at the Cork City Gaol and broadcast live on Nova, RTÉ lyric fm on 19th June 2016. You can listen to is this on? below with the accompanying video made by Shaun O'Connor documenting Karen's inspiration and the composition process. 
 

Nova

Presented by Bernard Clarke, Nova is about new music, chronicling what's radical and what's conservative, who's established and who's in the avant garde.

Music Played on the Show

20:00

Title: Wing Body Wing

Performer(s): Hebden, Kieran

Duration: 7:42

20:08

Title: Summa

Performer(s): Part, Arvo

Duration: 6:16

20:15

Title: Four Guitars

Performer(s): Volans, Kevin

Duration: 6:33

20:22

Title: Industry

Performer(s): Gordon, Micheal

Duration: 10:57

20:34

Title: Jour 54-Beginning

Performer(s): Jodlowski, Pierre

Duration: 13:32

20:48

Title: Kafka Fragments Part 1

Performer(s): Kurtag, Gyorgy

Duration: 16:09

21:14

Title: Il Sonno Di Atys-First Movement

Performer(s): Ronchetti, Lucia

Duration: 3:40

21:19

Title: Ophelia's Revenge

Performer(s): Hagan, Kerry

Duration: 7:23

21:26

Title: Walk / Don't Walk

Performer(s): Sweeney, Eric

Duration: 8:02

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Presenter: Bernard Clarke

Producer: Eoin O'Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Michael O'Kane

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