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Nova Sunday 3 November 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. 
 

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Music Played on the Show

20:00

Title: How Photographs Learn

Performer(s): Simpson, Jurgen

Duration: 11:28

20:12

Title: Inphase

Performer(s): Lippok, Robert

Duration: 5:28

20:19

Title: Title Sequence

Performer(s): Virant, Christiaan

Duration: 4:13

20:23

Title: Bv_01

Performer(s): De Raymondi, Emanuele

Duration: 5:45

20:30

Title: C

Performer(s): Schmidt, Uwe

Duration: 6:19

20:37

Title: Archie

Performer(s): Cutler, Joe

Duration: 5:27

20:44

Title: Walden

Performer(s): Abrahamsen, Hans

Duration: 11:02

20:55

Title: Zwielicht

Performer(s): Schwartz, Jay

Duration: 10:50

21:08

Title: My Angel Rocks Back And Forth

Performer(s): Hebden, Kieran

Duration: 5:20

21:14

Title: Fall

Performer(s): Saariaho, Kaija

Duration: 5:42

21:20

Title: No More/No More

Performer(s): Mccarthy, Danny

Duration: 6:17

21:27

Title: Istanbul Basilic Cistern

Performer(s): Dadure, Franck

Duration: 8:48

21:36

Title: Soundworks For An Exhibition -Chorus

Performer(s): Stenger, Susan

Duration: 22:14

21:38

Title: Tracing The Outline - Movement 6

Performer(s): Metcalfe, John

Duration: 4:35

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Producer: Eoin O'Kelly

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