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Nova Sunday 15 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 has commissioned is this on? a new 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 will be performed in concert along with works by Yoko Ono, John Godfrey and Cat Lamb played by the Quiet Music Ensemble, and broadcast live from 8pm on Nova, RTÉ lyric fm. 
 
If you cannot make the concert in person, tune in and watch the video below while listening this new work celebrating our aural heritage. is this on? will be performed around 9.15pm.
 
 

Nova

On tonight's show a chance to hear new compositions 2013.6 and When We're Both Cats from young Irish composers Sebastian Adams and Daragh Kearn-Hayes. Tweet: @bernardnova

Music Played on the Show

20:08

Title:

America Is Waiting

Performer(s):

Byrne / Eno

Duration:

3:53

20:10

Title:

Rock Bottom

Performer(s):

Phillips / Josea

Duration:

2:49

20:30

Title:

A Thanksgiving Prayer

Performer(s):

Burroughs, William S

Duration:

2:36

20:33

Title:

Lee's Game

Performer(s):

Price, Dave

Duration:

10:53

21:26

Title:

2013.6

Performer(s):

Adams, Sebastian

Duration:

10:06

21:38

Title:

When We're Both Cats

Performer(s):

Kearns-Hayes, Darragh

Duration:

7:06

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Presenter: Bernard Clarke

Producer: Eoin O'Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Michael O'Kane

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