Kate Ellis performing ‘In your own time’

Here’s a video of Kate Ellis performing In your own time at the Music and Media Technologies Show in May 2012. Kate did a really great job of turning a collection of ideas I came to the rehearsals with into something really wonderful. It was a real pleasure to hear what we had worked on come alive on the night.

Kate Ellis

Cellist Kate Ellis is a versatile musician dedicated to the performance and exploration of all new music. With an interest in the use of electronics, Kate has commissioned and premiered works by numerous Irish and International composers and has toured and broadcast in Australia, the USA, Europe and China. Kate has performed with Bobby McFerrin, Iarla O Lionaird, Gavin Friday and Karan Casey and plays regularly with Tarab, Yurodny and the Ergodos Musicians.

We Have Two Ears

Here’s the press release for my class graduation show which takes place this Friday in the Samuel Beckett Theatre, Trinity College Dublin. There are lot of interesting works being shown so pop along.

The MPhil. Music and Media Technologies course is proud to present We Have Two Ears. Featuring works by some of Ireland’s brightest young composers and artists We Have Two Ears is a concert and exhibition of contemporary music, visual expression and performance. The concert features works that explore the full spectrum of musical expression, from the heart-stopping to the tranquil, the traditional to the experimental and everything in-between. Read more

Floor It :: Dublin Fringe Show

Great news the Dublin Fringe festival has been announced, ta da, and most importantly as part of the Dublin Fringe there is a quirky little event called Floor It. The whole show has been put together by a group of mavericks kept going with nothing more than spit and determination, with a budget that would even make Greece wince. For any of you too lazy to click on the link here’s the summary of what’s going down at the Floor It shows: Read more