Nova

Nova

Sunday, 8 - 10pm

Nova Sunday 8 December 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

20:04

Title: Antimidas 03 Chorus Iv Whole

Performer(s): Rigaki, Evangelia

Duration: 1:51

20:06

Title: Kepler

Performer(s): Jurgen Simpson

Duration: 4:18

20:19

Title: Speculative Narrative Part 1

Performer(s): Mccarthy, Danny; O'Shea, Mick; O'Looney, Katie

Duration: 3:11

20:23

Title: Spectral Wasabi

Performer(s): Devane, Ed

Duration: 3:13

20:27

Title: Symphony No.4 - I. Prelude: Mission San Juan Bautista

Performer(s): Puts, Kevin

Duration: 3:45

20:35

Title: Fuga Interna (Begin)

Performer(s): Norman, Katherine

Duration: 10:36

20:45

Title: How The Hammer Felt

Performer(s): Poppy, Andrew

Duration: 7:51

20:58

Title: Render

Performer(s): Heery, Francis

Duration: 3:13

21:12

Title: Untitled

Performer(s): Power, Karen/Weeter, Jeff

Duration: 3:19

21:30

Title: Two Observations

Performer(s): Parmar, Robin

Duration: 3:14

21:42

Title: Untitled, For Christchurch

Performer(s): Tuohy, Kevin & Slevin, Liam

Duration: 3:13

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Presenter: Bernard Clarke

Producer: Eoin O'Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Michael O'Kane

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