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Nova Sunday 17 August 2014

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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.
 
 

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Music Played on the Show

19:00

Title:

Forever New Frontiers

Composer:

Olaf Bender

Performer(s):

Carsten Nicolai

Album:

Diamond Version EP 2012

Duration:

7:07

19:08

Title:

Acoustic Aphasia -- Lost Objects

Composer:

Gordon, Michael; Lang, David; Wolfe, Julia

Performer(s):

Bang On A Can

Album:

Lost Objects -- 685738410729

Duration:

3:59

19:13

Title:

40% Swing

Composer:

Adams, John

Performer(s):

Leila Josefowicz (Violin), Leila Josefowicz (Violin)

Album:

Road Movies

Duration:

5:00

19:18

Title:

Les Onze Tableaux De L'Escouade -Beginning

Composer:

Michel Blanc

Performer(s):

Michel Blanc Band

Album:

les onze tableaux de l'escouade

Duration:

6:28

19:36

Title:

Transliterate

Composer:

Darryl Lucas

Performer(s):

Aka Pytchblend

Album:

Private Recording

Duration:

8:24

20:21

Title:

Night Watches

Composer:

Raymond Deane

Performer(s):

Hugh Tinney

Album:

The Noctuary

Duration:

5:21

20:27

Title:

Zahre

Composer:

Bosetti, Alessandro

Performer(s):

Radio Art

Album:

20 Years EBU Ars Acustica

Duration:

4:46

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Presenter: Bernard Clarke

Producer: Eoin O'Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Michael O'Kane

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