National Sawdust

A Showcase of Music Department Talent at National Sawdust (NYC)

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Dasha Koltunyuk
Oct 26, 2017

The creative forces of the Music Department's composition faculty Donnacha Dennehy and Dan Trueman, and Visiting Scholar Iarla Ó Lionáird, come together in a performance this Saturday, October 28, 2017 at 7:30PM at the renowned National Sawdust venue in Brooklyn, NYC.  Ó Lionáird will perform Prof. Dennehy’s “Grá agus Bás”, the reimagined sean-nós songs of Prof. Dan Trueman. Created from the oldest origins of Irish music, Prof. Dennehy’s arrangements will bring to the stage a living tradition in a modern light.

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