Nova

Nova

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Nova Sunday 29 September 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, a live concert featuring the Crash Ensemble with Grammy-award winning soprano Dawn Upshaw recorded at the Kilkenny Arts Festival in August.

Music Played on the Show

19:00

Title: Lauma

Performer(s): Delay, Vladislav

Duration: 8:43

19:10

Title: Architectonics Iv "Per Cadenza Ad Metasimplicity"

Performer(s): Tuur, Erkki-Sven

Duration: 9:59

19:25

Title: Dog-Ear

Performer(s): Mclachlan, John

Duration: 10:21

19:45

Title: Soittajan Kaipuu

Performer(s): Vesterinen, Viljo

Duration: 3:45

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Presenter: Bernard Clarke

Producer: Eoin O'Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Michael O'Kane

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