My Ireland (Mise Eire)

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‘A unique musical and emotional experience.’ Nikos Fotakis, Australianjazz.net

Pianist and composer Gemma Turvey leads the New Palm Court Orchestra in a homage to Irish music traditions, with special guest artists Rob Zielinski (fiddle) and Dan Walker (tenor).

Hear the premiere of Turvey’s piano concerto Banríon for chamber ensemble, Zielinski’s Farewell to the Dohertys, jigs and reels and excerpts from Sean Ó Riada’s evocative Mise Éire.

Presented by Melbourne Recital Centre & NPCO Limited

PROGRAM

Opening Story Track

Gemma Turvey
Heritage

Sean O’Riada
Mise Eire (excerpts)

Gemma Turvey
Banríon – Piano Concerto

Rob Zielinski
Farewell to the Dohertys

Traditional
Mo Ghille Mear

Christy Moore
Reel in the Flickering Light

ARTISTS

New Palm Court Orchestra
Gemma Turvey artistic director/piano
Dan Walker tenor
Rob Zielinski fiddle

Series

This production is part of the following series:

Local Heroes 2019

Now in its eighth year, Melbourne Recital Centre’s Local Heroes series brings together Melbourne’s best artists in a year-long festival of chamber music.

Venue