new music::new Ireland, London Showcase presented by Contemporary Music Centre, Ireland

England • Music
06 Feb 2018— 07 Feb 2018

new music::new Ireland, London Showcase presented by Contemporary Music Centre, Ireland

Café Oto


Café Oto, The Print House, 18-22 Ashwin St, London E8 3DL

The new music::new Ireland  recording series by Contemporary Music Centre, Ireland (CMC) aims to highlight a selection of the most recent recordings by composers from the island of Ireland.

Contemporary Music Centre, Ireland will launch the third edition of the new music::new Ireland series with a London Showcase. Following the international launch event in the iconic Irish setting of the Irish Embassy, the event at Cafe Oto will be a showcase of contemporary music from Ireland in the home of contemporary music in London, Cafe OTO. This unique event will include performances of works featured on the new double CD new music::new Ireland three and celebrate the artistic contribution of composers from the island of Ireland to the new music landscape in the UK.

The international showcase performance at Café OTO will feature leading performers of contemporary music; Xenia Pestova (piano), Paul Roe, Elizabeth Hilliard, Garth Knox and Ruaidhri Mannion (guitar) and will also be complemented by ‘in conversation with’ discussions, with a selection of the composers featured on the release, in relation to Ireland’s contemporary creative strengths.

Image Caption: new music::new Ireland three, promotional release of the Contemporary Music Centre, Ireland