China meets Ireland – Traditional and new music from China and Ireland

Saturday, May 31, 2014 - 19:00 to 21:00
St Patrick's Cathedral, St Patrick's Close, Dublin 8.

China Meets Ireland is an inter-cultural programme presenting two aspects of Chinese and Irish music featuring traditional Chinese music from a thousand year tradition and new music from China written in the past 10 years.

Ireland’s rich heritage of traditional music is presented with airs and dance tunes for fiddle and flute, Irish Harp and Guitar. New Irish music is represented with the iconic work by John Buckley, ‘I Am Wind On Sea’ for solo voice and a selection from A GIRL by Seoirse Bodley with poetry by Brendan Kennelly.

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China meets Ireland - traditional and new music from China and Ireland