2015

Artists’ Collections

January 23rd – March 7th Group exhibition curated by Adrian Kelly, Director Glebe Gallery Churchill, featuring work by leading artists from the North West along side works by other artists from their private collections. Artists include Sean McSweeney, Locky Morris, Brian Ferren, Denise Ferren, Orla McHardy, Ian Gordon, Sarah Lewtas,…...

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Usher’s Island

Saturday 10th January Andy Irvine, Donal Lunny, Mike McGoldrick, Paddy Glackin and John Doyle. The first ever, public performance, by the new Irish super group, an intimate preview show prior their official debut concert at Celtic Connections. Andy Irvine, Donal Lunny, Mike McGoldrick, Paddy Glackin and John Doyle are among…...

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Music Network Presents: Phronesis

Saturday 7th February A slice of Nordic noir as jazz trio Phronesis, one of the most exhilarating outfits on the European circuit, bring their intelligent and imaginative sound to the stage with its intricate bass lines, hypnotic grooves and spiralling piano patterns. Hailed a few years back as “the most…...

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Music Network Presents: Maura O’Connell, Karan Casey, Martin Tourish & Ed Boyd

Saturday 17th January Blending Irish and progressive American folk singing styles, Maura O’Connell burst onto the trad scene in the 1980s as vocalist with Celtic super group De Danann. The Ennis songbird’s singing career has brought her international acclaim, two Grammy nominations and collaborations with everyone from Bonnie Raitt, Nanci…...

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