Friday, 14 August 2020
3.00pm – 4.00pm | Online Event
This event is a pre-recorded event and will be broadcast on this page at the stated date and time above. All of our 2020 Festival events will remain on our website after the initial release, for our audience members to come back and enjoy it again.
Join us for this specially recorded interview with Deirdre McKay, our 2020 featured composer.
In conversation with Mary Dullea, they explore themes relevant to Deirdre’s work, her inspirations and processes as well as future plans. Two of Deirdre’s pieces will be performed in this evening’s concert at 7.00pm.
About our featured composer
Co. Down-born Deirdre McKay‘s work has featured at London’s South Bank, The Phillips Collection, Washington, World Harp Congress, Amsterdam, Konzerthaus, Berlin, Sonorities and RTÉ Living Music Festivals, Louth Contemporary Music Society’s Baltic Voices in Ireland Festival, Beckett Centenary Festival, Orléans Concours International, IAMIC and new music: new Ireland concerts at Symphony Space and Carnegie Hall, New York.