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WORKSHOP: Synthesisers with Neil O’Connor

Sunday April 30, 2023
Show Date & Time:
Sunday April 30, 4:00pm
Ticket Price:


Booking fee:

€1 Per Ticket

Running Time:

60 Mins

Acclaimed composer and musician Neil O’Connor offers an insight into his creative process, and explores the creation of his new work Nomos, which reworks classic scores by Seán Ó Riada.

Researcher and composer Neil O Connor (b.1979) has been involved in experimental, electronic & electro-acoustic music for the past two decades and has performed in Ireland, Europe, Australia, Asia and the US with projects such as Somadrone and more recently, Ordnance Survey.His work was been performed at MOMA New York, IRCAM Paris, Institute of Contemporary Art, London and has held residencies at the Massachusetts Museum of Modern Art and EMS – Swedish Institute of Electro-Acoustic Music, Stockholm, Sweden and has worked / collaborated with members of the Crash Ensemble, RTE Symphony Orchestra, Phillip Glass Ensemble and the Glenn Branca Ensemble. Neil has written for orchestra, large ensemble and chamber ensembles but has been more prolific within live electronics using modular synthesizers. His electroacoustic works that have won awards and mentions at Noroit-Léonce Petitot (Arras, France), Euphonie D’Or des Concours International de Musique Electroacoustique (France), Musica Nova Electroacoustic Music Competition, (Czech Republic), Concurso Internacional de Música Eletroacústica de São Paulo and had special jury mention at Prix Ars Electronica.Neil studied at Trinity College (M.Litt/PhD Electronic Music Composition) under Donnacha Denheny and Roger Doyle has lectured in Music, Composition and Performance Technology since 2005 at Art Institute of California (San Francisco), The Institute of Audio Research (New York City) and Trinity College (Dublin).


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  1. Latecomers may only be admitted until a suitable break in the performance at the discretion of management.
  2. Management reserves the right to refuse admission.
  3. Use of flash photography and recording equipment is not permitted. 
  4. Management reserves the right to make essential changes to the cast or programme without prior notice.
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