Recent Performances

Urban Mysteries (2016), multimedia performance work for saxophonist, soundtrack and film. Cathal Roche, saxophones, with film by Johnnie Lawson, 17th June 2017, Cork Midsummer Festival (Irish premiere). 

Homespace (2016/17) - acousmatic work by Claire Guerin, John Hough, Rob Ireson, Brian Mac Domhnaill, Harry Moore, Irene Murphy, Catherine Murray, Katie O'Looney, Mick O'Shea and Ian Wilson, with percussion score by Ian Wilson. Alex Petcu, percussion, 17th June 2017, St Peter's, Cork Midsummer Festival/IRE (premiere).

Sama je tražila [She asked for it] - Theatre play (2017) directed by Ksenija Krnajski using music from Una Santa Oscura for violinist and soundtrack (2010). 8th May 2017, Cultural center BUDO TOMOVIC, Podgorica/MNE.

Also, 9th May 2017, ZAHUMLJE, Niksic/MNE.

So softly for saxophone quartet (1992). Nina van Helvert & ad hoc ensemble, 4th May 2017, Memorial Day commemorative concert, Grote Kerk, Naarden/NL.

Quattro Stagioni for four violins (2016). Mia Cooper, Katherine Hunka, Ioana Petcu-Colan and Helena Wood, Music Network Tour of Ireland. 19th April 2017, St Anne's Church, Dublin/IRE (premiere).

Also: 20th April 2017, Birr Theatre and Arts Centre, Birr/IRE;

22nd April 2017, Riverbank Arts Centre, Newbridge/IRE;

23rd April 2017, Pavilion Theatre, Dún Laoghaire/IRE;

24th April 2017, Linenhall Arts Centre, Castlebar/IRE;

25th April 2017, Station House Theatre, Clifden/IRE;

27th April 2017, Lime Tree Theatre, Limerick/IRE;

28th April 2017, Triskel Christchurch, Cork/IRE;

29th April 2017, Courthouse Arts Centre, Tinahely/IRE.

red over black for flute, clarinet & piano (2004/5). Glass Farm Ensemble, 28th April 2017, Symphony Space, New York/USA (US premiere).

Stations (selection of movements), solo piano (2006/7). Yvonne Troxler, 25th April 2017, Russell House, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT/USA.

Urban Mysteries (2016), multimedia performance work for saxophonist, soundtrack and film. Cathal Roche, saxophones, with new film by Johnnie Lawson, 2nd April 2017, Belfast Film Festival/UK (premiere).

A Sonata of Solstices and Equinoxes, piano solo (2016). Matthew Schellhorn, 25th March 2017, The Duncairn Centre, Belfast/UK. 

crOw + The Quiet Club, joint National Tour of Ireland. 28th February - 23rd March 2017.

28th February 2017, Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology, Galway;

28th February 2017, Hewlett Packard Enterprise Factory, Ballybrit, Galway;

2nd March 2017, Ormston House, Limerick (in association with DMARC, University of Limerick);

3rd March 2017, FUAIM concert series, University College Cork;

8th March 2017, Waterford New Music Week;

19th March 2017, 'Sundays at Noon' series, Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane;

23rd March 2017, The Dock, Carrick-on-Shannon.

Sama je tražila [She asked for it] - Theatre play (2017) directed by Ksenija Krnajski using music from Una Santa Oscura for violinist and soundtrack (2010). 28th January 2017, Dečji kulturni centar Beograd, Belgrade/SRB (premiere).

Also 29th January, 9th February and 24th February 2017.

Sternlos for solo guitar (2007). Redmond O'Toole, 22nd February 2017, Newry Chamber Music Series, Newry Conference and Banqueting Centre, The Mall, Newry/UK.

Spilliaert's Beach for alto flute and piano (1999). Hard Rain SoloistEnsemble, 21st February 2017, Ulster Museum, Belfast/UK.

Drive for clarinet and piano (1992). John Finucane, clarinet & Elisaveta Blumina, piano, 2nd February 2017, Kevin Barry Room, National Concert Hall, Dublin/IRE.

Cortège for 8-string 'Brahms' guitar (2010). Redmond O'Toole, 27th January 2017, Guitar Symposium, Dublin Institute of Technology/IRE.

A Sonata of Solstices and Equinoxes, piano solo (2016). Matthew Schellhorn, 20th January 2017, Brunel University, Middlesex/UK (premiere).

Also: 22 January 2017, Girton College, Cambridge/UK. 

Línte, string quartet no.17 (2016).Vanbrugh Quartet, 16th October 2016, Mall Arts Centre, Youghal, County Cork/IRE (premiere).

Also:

19th October 2016, St. John's Theatre Listowel/IRE;

20th October 2016, City Hall Waterford/IRE;

21st October 2016, Dunamaise Arts Centre, Portlaoise/IRE;

22nd October 2016, The Source Arts Centre, Thurles/IRE;

17th November 2016, Mullingar Arts Centre, Mullingar/IRE;

18th November 2016, Roscommon Arts Centre, Roscommon/IRE;

19th November 2016, Ballina Arts Centre, Ballina/IRE;

29th November 2016, All Saints Church, Castleconnell, Limerick/IRE;

1st December 2016, Cork Orchestral Society, CIT Curtis Auditorium, Cork/IRE.

Variations on the name of Fleischmann for orchestra (2016). Cork Fleischmann Symphony Orchestra, cond. Keith Pascoe, 16th November 2016, City Hall, Cork/IRE (premiere).

Die Zwitscher-Maschine for piccolo solo (2011). Hard Rain SoloistEnsemble, 3rd November 2016, 'Tempered' Contemporary Music Week, Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast/UK.

Therefore I am...(2012) for alto saxophone, violin, viola and double bass. Cathal Roche, members of the Irish Chamber Orchestra, 24th October 2016, National Dementia Awareness Campaign launch, City Hall, Dublin/IRE.

Possession for saxophone(s) and piano (2016). Cathal Roche and Izumi Kimura, 23rd October 2016, Sundays at Noon series, Hugh Lane Gallery, Dublin/IRE.

Cortège for 8-string 'Brahms' guitar (2010). Redmond O'Toole, 20th October 2016, Royal Irish Academy of Music, Dublin/IRE.

The Last Siren, chamber opera for improvising vocalist and sound artists (2014). Lauren Kinsella, The Quiet Club, directed by Ksenija Krnajski, 15th October 2016, Dublin Theatre Festival/IRE.

Possession for saxophone(s) and piano (2016). Cathal Roche and Izumi Kimura, 2nd October 2016, Engage Festival, Bandon, County Cork/IRE (premiere).

Wayfarers for choir and string quartet (2016) on various texts. Chamber Choir Ireland, Vanbrugh Quartet, 25th September 2016, 'Composing the Island' series, National Concert Hall, Dublin/IRE (premiere).

Also 30th September 2016, Triskel Christchurch, Cork/IRE.

Lim for piano (1998). Hugh Tinney, 22nd September 2016, 'Composing the Island' series, Kevin Barry Room, National Concert Hall, Dublin/IRE.

Sonnenwende for solo piano (2010). Michael McHale, 16th September 2016, 'Composing the Island' series, National Concert Hall, Dublin/IRE.

Veer, for string orchestra (2000/16). Irish Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Gábor Takács-Nagy, 14th September 2016, Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin/IRE (world premiere of this version).

Also, 15th September 2016, University Concert Hall, Limerick/IRE.

Heaven lay close II for saxophone quartet (2009). Scottish Saxophone Ensemble, 21st August 2016, Edinburgh Fringe Festival, St Andrew's & St George's West Church, Edinburgh/UK (UK premiere).

Breathing through the eye of a needle from Heaven lay close II for saxophone quartet (2009). Asylum Saxophone Quartet, 17th August 2016, Bay Chamber Concert series, Rockport, Maine/USA.

crOw DUO (Cathal Roche, saxophones & Ian Wilson, live electronics and sound objects) performs at Skibbereen Arts Festival, 28th July 2016, Abbeystrewry Church, Skibbereen, County Cork/IRE.

Aire from Sonáid béaloidis (2014). Alima Ibragimova, Diaghilev Festival, 28th June 2016, Perm/RU (Russian premiere).

Bewitched for soprano and strings (2010). Deirdre Moynihan, members of the Irish Chamber Orchestra, 10th June 2016, Killaloe Chamber Music Festival/IRE.

Negro negro elegía, piano trio no.4 (2004). Glass Farm Ensemble, 25th May 2016, Symphony Space, Broadway & 95th Street, New York/USA (US premiere).

Beda beda beda beda bebop for two saxophones (2008). Adrian Tully and Cristophe Enzel, 22nd May 2016, Sundays at Noon series, Hugh Lane Gallery, Dublin/IRE (Irish premiere).

Feldwege/Holzwege for violin, electronics and film (2015). Cliodhna Ryan, violin; Johnnie Lawson, film. 8th May 2016, Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast/UK (UK premiere).

crOw DUO (Cathal Roche, saxophones & Ian Wilson, live electronics and sound objects) performs at Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast/UK, the first part of a concert which will also feature Wilson's multimedia work Feldwege/Holzwege.

Timelessly this for clarinet, piano, violin and cello (1992). Access Contemporary Music, 6th May 2016, International House at the University of Chicago, E. 59th Street, Chicago/USA.

Die Zwitscher-Maschine for piccolo (2011), Aisling Agnew, 4th May 2016, Hard Rain SoloistEnsemble SOLO series, Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast/UK.

Cortège for 8-string 'Brahms' guitar. Redmond O'Toole, 28th April 2016, CMC Salon, Lutheran Hall, Adelaide Road, Dublin/IRE.

Heaven lay close I for saxophone quartet and bodhrán (2009). Chatham Saxophone Quartet, Aimee Farrell Courtney, 23rd April 2016, Kaleidoscope Night in The Dock, Carrick-on-Shannon/IRE.

So softly... for saxophone quartet (1992). Caprice Saxophone Quartet, 8th April 2016, St Luke's Lutheran Church, Bloomington, Minnesota/USA.

Also: 16th April 2016, Studio Z, East 4th Street, St Paul, Minnesota/USA;

17th April 2016, Spirit of Christ Lutheran Church, Ham Lake, Minnesota/USA.

Bal-Beo-Nea for marimba (2012). Alex Petcu-Colan, 6th April 2016, Kaleidoscope Night, Bello Bar, Portobello, Dublin/IRE (Irish premiere).

Timelessly this for clarinet, piano, violin and cello (1992). Hard Rain SoloistEnsemble, 26th March 2016, Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast/UK.

Fuil is uisce for soprano and guitar (2012) on poems by Louis de Paor. Deirdre Moynihan and Alec O'Leary, 2nd March 2016, Kaleidoscope, Bello Bar, Portobello Harbour, Dublin/IRE.

Spilliaert's Beach for violin and piano (1999). Ioana Petcu-Colan and Michael McHale, 20th February 2016, Belfast Music Society International Festival of Chamber Music, Great Hall, Queen's University Belfast/UK.

Ashes for bass clarinet (2003). Sarah Watts, 10th February 2016, Hard Rain SoloistEnsemble SOLO series, Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast/UK.

Bal-Beo-Nea for marimba (2012). Alex Petcu-Colan (Hard Rain SoloistEnsemble), 6th February 2016, Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast/UK (European premiere).

Winter's edge, string quartet no.1 (1992). Badke Quartet, 24th January 2016, Conway Hall, London/UK.

Mutazione, concerto for piano and orchestra (2003). Matthew Schellhorn, Ulster Orchestra, conductor David Brophy, 18th January 2016, Ulster Hall, Belfast/UK (premiere).

Breathing through the eye of a needle from Heaven lay close II for saxophone quartet (2008). Chatham Saxophone Quartet, 16th January 2016, The Dock, Carrick-on-Shannon/IRE.

Sonáid béaloidis for solo violin (2014). Joanne Quigley, 16th December 2015, Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast/UK (UK premiere).

The Last Siren, chamber opera for improvising vocalist and sound artists (2014). Lauren Kinsella, The Quiet Club, Ian Wilson, directed by Ksenija Krnajski, 5th November 2015, The Guesthouse, Cork/IRE (first performance).

Also: 6th November 2015, Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast/UK;

7th November 2015, SOUND Festival, Aberdeen/UK;

6th December 2015, The Model, Sligo/IRE.

Winter's edge, string quartet no.1 (1992). Badke Quartet, 2nd December 2015, Concertgebouw, Amsterdam/NL.

Feldwege/Holzwege for violin, electronics and film (2015). Cliodhna Ryan, violin; Johnnie Lawson, film; 19th November 2015, The Dock, Carrick-on-Shannon/IRE.

crOw DUO (Cathal Roche, saxophones & Ian Wilson, live electronics and sound objects) performs at The Dock, Carrick-on-Shannon/IRE, the first part of a concert which will also feature Wilson's multimedia work Feldwege/Holzwege.

I Burn for You, chamber opera for three improvising singers, three improvising musicians and video artist (2012). Attila Csihar, Phil Minton, Lauren Kinsella // Cathal Roche, Clive Bell, Lee Patterson // Daniel Jewesbury. Directed by Christian Marten-Molnár. 27th October 2015, Hoxton Hall, London/UK.

Also: 28th October 2015, Capstone Theatre, Liverpool Hope University/UK;

29th October 2015, Nottingham Contemporary/UK;

31st October 2015, Northern Rock Foundation Hall, The Sage, Gateshead/UK.

AT - trio for flute, violin and cello (2006/14). Camerata Pacifica, 8th October 2015, Zipper Hall, Los Angeles/USA (premiere).

Also 9th October 2015, Hahn Hall, Santa Barbara/USA;

11th October 2015, Temple Beth Torah, Ventura/USA;

13th October 2015, The Huntingdon, San Marino/USA.

Cortège for 8-string 'Brahms' guitar (2010, premiere) and Sternlos (2007) for 6-string guitar. Redmond O'Toole, 1st October 2015, Solstice Arts Centre, Navan/IRE.

Feldwege/Holzwege for violin, electronics and film (2015). Cliodhna Ryan, violin; Johnnie Lawson, film; 27th September 2015, Engage Festival, Bandon, County Cork/IRE (premiere).

crOw DUO (Cathal Roche, saxophones & Ian Wilson, live electronics and sound objects) performs on Culture Night, 18th September 2015, in the Courtyard, Contemporary Music Centre, Dublin/IRE.

Games, song cycle on poems by Vasko Popa for mezzo-soprano and piano (2003). Julie Comparini and Yonit Kosovske, 11th September 2015, Hochschüle für Künste, Bremen/D (first performance of this version).

Verschwindend for piano (2001). Matthew Schellhorn, 5th September 2015, 'Late Music' concert series, St Saviourgate Unitarian Chapel, York/UK.

The End of Desire, Acoustic Theatre for saxophonist (2014). Ties Mellema, saxophones & electronics; Jos van Kan, director; 21st August 2015, Grachtenfestival, Amsterdam/NL.

Die Zwitscher-Maschine for solo piccolo (2011). Milica Milojevic-Bogdanovic, 15th August 2015, American Flute Convention, Washington, D.C./USA (USA premiere).

Lios na Gaoithe for flute with glissando head joint (2008). Angus McPherson, 15th August 2015, American Flute Convention, Washington D.C./USA (USA premiere).

im Geheimen, Acoustic Theatre for piano trio (2014). Elole Trio, 2nd July 2015, Hygienemuseum, Dresden/D (premiere).

Sonáid béaloidis for solo violin (2014). Alina Ibragimova, 29th June 2015, West Cork Chamber Music Festival, Bantry/IRE (premiere).

Lios na Gaoithe for flute with glissando head joint (2008). Angus McPherson, 21st June 2015, Canadian Flute Convention, St Michael's College, University of Toronto/CAN (Canadian premiere). 

Man-o'-War for orchestra (2001). RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra, conductor Gavin Maloney, 19th June 2015, National Concert Hall, Dublin/IRE (Irish premiere).

Die Zwitscher-Maschine for solo piccolo (2011). Milica Milojevic-Bogdanovic, 18th June 2015, Canadian Flute Convention, St Michael's College, University of Toronto/CAN (Canadian premiere).

'Sounding the City' - crOw DUO (Cathal Roche, saxophones & Ian Wilson, live electronics and sound objects) performs in 4 different spaces during Cork Midsummer Festival 2015:

National Sculpture Factory, 12th June, 5pm;

The Atrium, City Hall, 13th June, 5pm;

Sky Garden, 'Picnic in the Park', Fitzgerald Park, afternoon, 14th June;

GULPD Cafe, 14th June, 9pm.

Die Zwitscher-Maschine for solo piccolo (2011). Hanan Hadzajlic, 28th May 2015, Bosniak Institut, Sarajevo/BiH (Bosnian premiere).

Also: 5th June 2015, 12 Henrietta Street, Dublin/IRE (Irish Premiere).

Water and Carry it with you from Bewitched (2010). Deirdre Moynihan, ConTempo Quartet, 29th May 2015, Limerick Library, The Granary, Limerick/IRE.

Aso 31st May 2015, Hugh Lane Gallery, Dublin/IRE.

The End of Desire, Acoustic Theatre for saxophonist (2014). Ties Mellema, saxophones & electronics; Jos van Kan, director; 22nd April 2015, Korzo Theatre, The Hague/NL.

Also 1st May 2015, Drogheda Arts Festival/IRE;

3rd May 2015, Bimhuis, Amsterdam/NL;

22nd May 2015, De Doelen, Rotterdam/NL;

27th May 2015, Toneelschuur, Haarlem/NL.

Drive for soprano saxophone and piano (1992). McKenzie Sawers Duo (Sue McKenzie & Ingrid Sawers), 8th May 2015, Lindsey Suite, Staff House, University of Hull/UK.

Slouching towards Bethlehem for SATB choir (2014). Chamber Choir Ireland, conducted by Paul Hillier, 1st May 2015, Cork International Choral Festival/IRE (premiere).

Also 2nd May 2015, University Church, Stephen's Green, Dublin/IRE.

Spilliaert's Beach for mandolin and accordion (1999). Avi Avital and Ksenija Sidorova, 22nd April 2015, Music Network Tour, Pavilion Theatre, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin/IRE (premiere of this version).

Also: 23rd April 2015, Georgian Large Room, City Hall, Waterford/IRE:

24th April 2015, Courthouse Arts Centre, Tinahely/IRE;

25th April 2015, Mullingar Arts Centre/IRE;

26th April 2015, City Assembly House, South William Street, Dublin/IRE;

27th April 2015, Station House Theatre, Clifden/IRE.

Her charms invited, string quartet no.12 (2010). ConTempo Quartet, 24th April 2015, City Library, The Granary, Limerick/IRE.

Also: 26th April 2015, 'Sundays at Noon' series, Hugh Lane Gallery, Dublin/IRE.

Fuil is uisce for soprano and guitar (2012), texts by Louis de Paor. Lena Kiepenheuer and Marco Bartoli, 23rd April 2015, Swiss Vocal Art Foundation, Basel/CH (Swiss premiere).

Aus der Zauberküche, string quartet no.16 (2014). Anime Quartet, 21st April 2015, 13th International Festival, Ub/SRB.

Strange Attractor A & C from The End of Desire (2014). Ties Mellema, 18th April 2015, Remonstrantse Kerk, Nieuwkoop/NL.

Stations for piano (2006-7). Matthew Schellhorn, 31st March 2015, Chelmsford Cathedral/UK.

Četiri kamena for violin, bass clarinet and accordion (2010). Concorde, 21st March 2015, Nun's Island Theatre, Galway/IRE 

Lios na Gaoithe for flute with glissando head joint (2008). William Dowdall, Seoul University/KOR (South Korean premiere).

Also, 12th March, Beijing Conservatoire/CHN (Chinese premiere).

Winter's edge, string quartet no.1 (1992). Badke Quartet, 4th March 2015, The MAC, Belfast/UK.

Aus der Zauberküche, string quartet no.16 (2014). Anime Quartet, 23rd February 2015, Serbian Academy of Science and Arts, Belgrade/SRB (premiere).

Also 2nd March 2015, ARTGET Gallery, Belgrade Cultural Centre/SRB.

Eat, Sleep, Empire for ensemble (2002). Hard Rain SoloistEnsemble, 28th February 2015, Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast/UK. 

Lim for solo piano (1998). David Bremner, 23rd February 2015, "Irish Composers on Irish Music" series, Kevin Barry Room, National Concert Hall, Dublin/IRE. 

Četiri kamena for violin, bass clarinet and accordion (2010). Concorde, 22nd February 2015, RHA Gallery, Dublin/IRE (Irish premiere).

Breathing through the eye of a needle from Heaven lay close II (2009). Asylum Quartet, 22nd January 2015, Christ Church Cathedral, Hartford, Connecticut/USA.

Her charms invited, string quartet no.12 (2010). Vanbrugh Quartet, 5th December 2014, FUAIM concert series, Glucksman Gallery, University College Cork/IRE.

im Schatten, string quartet no.11 (2010). Vanbrugh Quartet, 28th November 2014, 'Scoring History' concert series, Engineering Hall, National Concert Hall, Dublin/IRE (premiere).

Pulsar for organ and saxophone quartet (2012). Pieter van Dijk, Amstel Quartet, 23rd November 2014, Orgelpark, Amsterdam/NL (CD launch).

...wander, darkling, string quartet no.5 (2000) & Across a clear blue sky, string quartet no.10 (2009). Vanbrugh Quartet, 21st November 2014, 'Scoring History' concert series, Engineering Hall, National Concert Hall, Dublin/IRE.

Eat, Sleep, Empire for ensemble (2002). Hard Rain SoloistEnsemble, 21st November 2014, McMordie Hall, Queen's University Belfast/UK.

Lios na Gaoithe for solo flute with glissando head joint (2008). Bill Dowdall, 20th November 2014, Kevin Barry Room, National Concert Hall, Dublin/IRE.

towards the Far Country, string quartet no.3 (1996). Vanbrugh Quartet, 14th November 2014, 'Scoring History' concert series, Engineering Hall, National Concert Hall, Dublin/IRE.

The End of Desire, Acoustic Theatre for saxophonist (2014). Ties Mellema, saxophones & electronics; Jos van Kan, director; 8th November 2014 (2pm & 5pm), De Muzerije, November Music Festival, 's-Hertogenbosch/NL (premiere).

Alluvio, string quartet no.15 (2014) & Her charms invited, string quartet no.12 (2010). Vanbrugh Quartet, 7th November 2014, 'Scoring History' concert series, Engineering Hall, National Concert Hall, Dublin/IRE.

Alluvio, string quartet no.15 (2014). Vanbrugh Quartet, 6th November 2014, Cork Orchestral Society, Curtis Auditorium, Cork School of Music/IRE (premiere).

Rush & Incantations & The Stained Glass Window (from Teampall fuaime, 2014). Cork Chamber Choir, conducted by Helen McGrath, 30th October 2014, St Mark's Church, Zagreb/CRO (Croatian premieres).

Six Twenty-five a.m. for singing violinist (2013, text by Tony Curtis). Monica Germino, 25th October 2014, Sounds of Music Festival, Groningen/NL (premiere).

Three songs of home for alto flute, harp and viola (2014). Camerata Pacifica, 10th October 2014, Hahn Hall, Santa Barbara, California/USA (premiere).

Also 12th October, Temple Beth Torah, Ventura, California/USA;

14th October, Civic Auditorium Gold Room, Pasadena, California/USA;

16th October, Zipper Hall, Los Angeles, California/USA.

Bewitched for soprano and string quartet (2010) & Therefore I am... for alto saxophone and string trio (2011) & Matter for narrator and string trio (2013). Deirdre Moynihan, Cathal Roche, Cathy Belton, members of RIAM, 14th October 2014, Royal College of Physicians of Ireland, Kildare Street, Dublin/IRE.

Arnkell-lág for brass band (2014). Arklow Silver Band, 11th October 2014, Mermaid Arts Centre, Bray, County Wicklow/IRE (premiere).

Heaven lay close (2009) & So softly (1992) for saxophone quartet. Chatham Saxophone Quartet, 23rd September 2014, St Multose Church, Kinsale, County Cork/IRE.

Also: 25th September 2014, Mill Theatre, Dundrum, Dublin/IRE;

30th September 2014, All Saints' Church, Castleconnell, County Limerick/IRE.

Teampall fuaime for unaccompanied choir (2014). Cork Chamber Choir, 27th September 2014, Methodist Church, Bandon, County Cork/IRE.

Sullen earth for violin and strings (2005). Ioana Petcu-Colan, Ulster Orchestra, conducted by David Brophy. 23rd September 2014, Ulster Hall, Belfast/UK (UK premiere).

red over black for flute (dbl. alto flute), oboe (dbl. cor anglais) and piano (Unterwelt part III, 2005/11). Trittico, 17th September 2014, 1901 Arts Club, Exton Street, London/UK (first performance of this version).

A Haunted Heart for solo piano (1996). Svetlana Rudenko, 3rd September 2014, John Field Room, National Concert Hall, Dublin/IRE.

Lios na Gaoithe for flute with glissando head joint (2008). Angus McPherson, 23rd August 2014, British Flute Society Convention, Warwick Arts Centre/UK (UK premiere).

Breathing through the eye of a needle from Heaven lay close II. Asylum Quartet, 10th July 2014, Thomas Crane Public Library, Quincy, MA/USA;

Also: 16th July, Lincoln Square, New York, NY/USA.

August 3rd, Traverse City Film Festival, Traverse City, MI/USA.

Una Santa Oscura - Fragment for alto saxophone and tape (2013). Johan van der Linden, 22nd July 2014, Teror Saxophone Academy, Culture House, Gran Canaria/ES.

Birds in Space (from Catalan Tales, piano trio no.3, 1996). Trio Festivale, 20th July 2014, Walled City Music Festival, Londonderry/UK.

Stations for piano (2006-7). Matthew Schellhorn, 29th June, Wymondham Abbey Festival, Wymondham Abbey, Norfolk/UK.

Also: 10th July, Ripon Cathedral, Yorkshire/UK.

Winter's edge, string quartet no.1 (1992). Vanbrugh Quartet, 4th July 2014, West Cork Chamber Music Festival, Bantry House, Bantry, County Cork/IRE.

Little red fish for mixed choir and saxophone quartet (2006). NDR Choir Hamburg, Rascher Saxophone Quartet, conducted Philipp Ahmann, 27th June 2014, Rolf-Liebermann-Studio, Hamburg/D.

nine(birds)here for mixed choir (1990). NDR Choir Hamburg, conducted by Philipp Ahmann, 27th June 2014, Rolf-Liebermann-Studio, Hamburg/D (German premiere).

i carry your heart for mixed choir (2011). NDR Choir Hamburg, conducted by Philipp Ahmann, 27th June 2014, Rolf-Liebermann-Studio, Hamburg/D (German premiere).

Breathing through the eye of a needle from Heaven lay close II. Asylum Quartet, 19th June 2014, New Haven Festival of Arts and Ideas, New Haven, Connecticut/USA.

Also: 19th June, Ferguson Library, Stamford, Connecticut/USA;

25th June, Reeves-Reed Arboretum, Summit, New Jersey/USA.

Lios na Gaoithe for flute with glissando headjoint (2008). Angus McPherson, 6th June 2014, University of Tasmania Conservatorium of Music, Tasmania/AUS.

Spilliaert's Beach for alto flute and piano (1999). William Sleath and Julian Jacobson, 11th May 2014, Townshend Village Hall, West Cornwall/UK.

Relâche - Musiktheater by Christian Marten-Molnár on music by Erik Satie, arranged by Ian Wilson (2013). 25th April 2014, Theater-Heilbronn/D (premiere).

Also: 26th April, 7th May, 10th May.

Lios na Gaoithe for flute with glissando headjoint (2008). Angus McPherson, 10th May 2014, Orange Regional Conservatorium, Orange, New South Wales/AUS.

Shī Shì shí shī shǐ for soprano, trombone, percussion, piano and cello (2013). Eunoia Quintet, 6th May 2014, Gare du Nord, Basel/CH (premiere).

Teampall fuaime for spatialized SATB choir (2013/14). Cork Chamber Choir, 3rd May 2014, Triskel Christchurch, Cork International Choral Festival/IRE (premiere).

Spilliaert's Beach for violin and piano (1999). Tim Vogler and Michael McHale, 3rd May 2014, Music in Drumcliffe Festival, County Sligo/IRE.

The Last Siren, a chamber opera for improvising vocalist and sound artists. ||Public run-through of work-in-progress||. Elaine Mitchener & The Quiet Club, 29th April 2014, Theatre Development Centre, Triskel Christhurch, Cork/IRE.

Una Santa Oscura - Fragment for alto saxophone and tape (2013). Johan van der Linden, 26th April 2014, Llar de la música de Foios Plaça Mestre M. Rodrigo Corel, Valencia/ES.

Limbo for SATB choir (1999). Singers from the Royal Irish Academy of Music, conductor Lynsey Callaghan, 22nd April 2014, Pearse Street Library, Dublin/IRE. 

Also: 23rd April 2014, Cabra Street Library, Dublin/IRE.

The little Spanish prison for cello and piano (2012). David Cohen and Claudio Trovajoli, 17th April 2014, Sala Accademica del Pontificio di Musica Sacra, Festival di Musica da Camera "Concertando" di Roma/IT (Italian premiere).

Stations for piano (2006-7). Matthew Schellhorn, 27th March 2014, Chapel, York St John University/UK.

Also: 8th April, St George's Cathedral, Southwark, London/UK;

10th April, St Andrew's Cathedral, Clyde Street, Glasgow/UK;

13th April, 'Sundays at Noon' series, Hugh Lane Gallery, Dublin/IRE;

14th April, Blackheath Halls, London/UK;

15th April, Church of St John the Evangelist, Edinburgh/UK;

16th May, Robinson College, Cambirdge/UK;

18th May, St Augustine's Church, Thorpe Bay, Essex/UK.

Timelessly this for ensemble (1992). NUI Maynooth New Music Ensemble: FUAIM, 3rd April 2014, Riverstown Hall, NUI Maynooth, Co. Kildare/IRE.

Heaven lay close for saxophone quartet and bodhrán (2009). Chatham Saxophone Quartet, Aimee Farrell Courtney, Kaleidoscope Night, 2nd April 2014, Odessa Club, Dublin/IRE (Irish premiere of this version).

Causeway for orchestra (2013/14). Ulster Orchestra cond. JoAnn Falletta, 26th March 2014, Ulster Hall, Belfast/UK (premiere).

Una Santa Oscura - Fragment for alto saxophone and recording (2009). Johan van der Linden, 23rd March 2014, Conservatorio 'Santa Cecilia', Rome/IT.

Heaven lay close II for saxophone quartet (2009). Chatham Saxophone Quartet, 20th March 2014, Garter Lane Theatre, Waterford/IRE (Irish premiere of complete work).

Eat, Sleep, Empire for ensemble (2002). Hard Rain SoloistEnsemble, 20th March 2014, Harty Room, Queen's University, Belfast/UK.

Cartography for solo violin (2008). Gregory Harrington, 19th March 2014, Cátedra Europa, Barranquilla/COL (Columbian premiere).

Limena for piano and string quartet (1998/2006). Maarten van Veen, Doelen Ensemble, cond. Arie van Beek, 17th March 2014, Grote Zaal, De Doelen, Rotterdam/NL (Dutch premiere).

Una Santa Oscura - Fragment for violin and tape (2009). Elaine Clarke, 23rd February 2014, 'Up Close with Music', RHA Gallery, Ely Place, Dublin/IR.

motherFUNK! for baritone saxophone and Boss RC-300 loopstation (2012). Ties Mellema, 3rd February 2014, Nederlands Saxofoon Festival, Fontys Conservatorium, Tilburg/NL.

An tIarthar for string quintet (2010). Donegal Camerata String Quintet, 26th January 2014, 'Sundays in Conwal' series, Conwal Parish Church, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal/IR.

Her charms invited, string quartet no.12 (2010). ConTempo Quartet, 10th January 2014, Con Brio Music Series, The Model, Sligo/IR (Irish premiere).

Winter's edge, string quartet no.1 (1992). RTÉ Vanbrugh Quartet, 22nd November 2013, FUAIM Concert Series, Aula Maxima, University College Cork/IR.

Heaven lay close (IV: breathing through the eye of a needle) for saxophone quartet (2009). Chatham Saxophone Quartet, 5th November 2013, Boys' School at Smock Alley Theatre, Dublin/IR.

Also 6th November, Solstice Arts Centre, Navan, Co. Meath; 7th November, Riverbank Arts Centre, Newbridge, Co. Kildare; 9th November, Duiske Abbey, Graiguenamanagh, Co. Kilkenny; 10th November, Station House Theatre, Clifden, Co. Galway; 11th November, Linenhall Arts Centre, Castlebar, Co. Mayo.

Across a clear blue sky, string quartet no.10 (2009). Benyounes Quartet, 11th November 2013, Belfast Music Society, Rosemary Street Presbyterian Church, Belfast/UK.

Tribe, string quartet no.14 for string quartet and loopstation (2013). ConTempo Quartet, 5th November 2013, Galway City Library, Galway/IR (premiere).

Una Santa Oscura - Fragment for alto saxophone and tape (2013). Johan van der Linden, 4th November 2013, Utrecht Conservatorium/NL (premiere).

Winter's edge, string quartet no.1 (1992). RTÉ Vanbrugh Quartet, 3rd November 2013, Irish-Russian Chamber Music Festival, Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception of the Holy Virgin Mary, Moscow/RUS (Russian premiere).

The little Spanish prison for cello and piano (2012). David Cohen, Sasha Grynyuk, 30th October 2013, Music for Galway series, Aula Maxima, NUI Galway/IR (Irish premiere).

Matter for narrator and string trio (2013). Ingrid Craigie, members of the Irish Chamber Orchestra, 23rd October 2013, Adelaide and Meath Hospital, Tallaght, Dublin/IT (premiere).

Spilliaert's Beach for alto flute and piano (1999). Nancy Ruffer and Dominic Saunders, 26th September 2013, Lauderdale House, Highgate Hill, London/UK.

Timelessly this for clarinet, piano, violin and cello (1992). Hard Rain SoloistEnsemble, 21st September 2013, The MAC, Belfast/UK.

Eat, Sleep, Empire for flute, clarinet, piano, violin and cello (2002). Hard Rain SoloistEnsemble, 21st September 2013, The MAC, Belfast/UK (UK premiere).

So softly... for saxophone quartet (1992). 20th September, 2013, Chatham Saxophone Quartet, Culture Night, The Coach House, Dublin Castle, Dublin/IR.

Winter's edge, string quartet no.1 (1992). Badke Quartet, 24th August 2013, Presteigne Festival, St. Andrew's Church, Presteigne/UK.

The Hours for jazz trio and string quartet (2013). Cathal Roche, Matthew Jacobson, Ronan Guilfoyle, ConTempo Quartet. 13th August 2013, Kilkenny Arts Festival, St. John's Priory, Kilkenny/IR.

Shift for choir (2011). Open Arts Community Choir, 10-14th July 2013, International Eisteddfod, Llangollen, Wales/UK (3 performances).

Across a clear blue sky, string quartet no.10 for string quartet, analogue radios and drumming toys (2010). Benyounes Quartet, 4th July 2013, City of London Festival/UK (UK premiere).

Ballad of Breath and Sleeping II for violin, baritone saxophone and electronics (2010/13). Monica Germino and Ties Mellema, 29th June 2013, De Roode Bioscoop, Amsterdam/NL (premiere).

dog & gun II for violin and alto (or bari) saxophone (2009/13). Monica Germino and Ties Mellema, 29th June 2013, De Roode Bioscoop. Amsterdam/NL (premiere).

motherFUNK! for baritone saxophone and loopstation (2012). Ties Mellema, 29th June 2013, De Roode Bioscoop, Amsterdam/NL.

Sarée in Kassel for alto saxophone and organ (2009/10). Bas Apswoude and Una Cintina, 28th June 2013, St. Laurentiuskerk, Alkmaar/NL (premiere of this version).

The Hours for jazz trio and string quartet (2013). Cathal Roche, Ronan Guilfoyle, Matthew Jacobson, ConTempo Quartet, 27th June 2013, Cork Midsummer Festival, Triskel Christchurch, Cork/IR (premiere).

Ondes ombragées for alto saxophone and live recording (2005). Ties Mellema, 27th June 2013, De Roode Bioscoop, Amsterdam/NL.

Bewitched for soprano and string quartet (2010). Deirdre Moynihan, members of the Irish Chamber Orchestra, 25th June 2013, "Culture, Health and Wellbeing" International Conference, Bristol/UK (UK premiere).

Little red fish for choir and saxophone quartet (2006). BBC Singers, Rascher Quartet, cond. James Morgan, 17th June 2013, St. Paul's, Knightsbridge, London/UK (British premiere).

Fuil is uisce song cycle for soprano and guitar on poems by Louis de Paor (2012). Deirdre Moynihan and Alec O'Leary, 13th June 2013, Calary Concert Series, Calary Church of Ireland, Wicklow/IR.

Bal-Beo-Nea for marimba (2012). Ji Hye Jung, 10th June 2013, SWOSU Marimba Camp, Department of Music, Southwestern Oklahoma State University/USA (premiere).

Lios na Gaoithe for flute with glissando headjoint (2008). William Dowdall, 7th June 2013, Concert @ Warsaw 2013 Instrumental Woodwind Competition, Music School 'Stanislaw Moniuszko', Warsaw/PL (Polish premiere).

For Eileen, after rain for solo piano (1995). Hugh Tinney, 31st May 2013, Bir Miftuh International Music Festival, Chapel of Santa Marija ta' Bir Miftuh, MALTA.

Una Santa Oscura - Fragment for violin and tape (2009). Cliodhna Ryan, 30th May 2013, CMC Salon, Kevin Barry Room, National Concert Hall, Dublin/IR (premiere).

Dreamgarden for mezzo-soprano and ensemble (2009). Camerata Pacifica, 16th May 2013, Zipper Hall, Los Angeles/USA (US premiere).

Also 17th May, Hahn Hall, Santa Barbara/USA; 19th May, Temple Beth Torah, Ventura/USA; 21st May, Huntington Library, San Marino/USA. 

The little Spanish prison for cello and piano (2012). David Cohen, Charles Owen, 12th May 2013, Wigmore Hall, London/UK (premiere).

Fuil is uisce (Blood and water) song cycle for soprano and guitar on poems by Louis de Paor (2012). Deirdre Moynihan and Alec O'Leary, 3rd May 2013, Guitar Festival of Ireland, John Field Room, National Concert Hall, Dublin/IR.

Shift for choir (2011). Open Arts Community Choir conducted  by Beverley White, 27th April 2013, Bangor International Choral Festival, Northern Ireland/UK.

Fuil is uisce (Blood and water) song cycle for soprano and guitar on poems by Louis de Paor (2012). Deirdre Moynihan and Alec O'Leary, 14th April 2013, Hugh Lane Gallery, Dublin/IR (premiere).

Minsk, a chamber opera in seven scenes (2005-6, libretto Lavinia Greenlaw). Christian Marten-Molnár, director, Württembergisches Kammerorchester Heilbronn, 3rd March 2013, Theater Heilbronn, Heilbronn/D (premiere).

Also 6th March, 21st March, 22nd March.

In fretta, in vento string quartet no. 6 (2001). Callino Quartet, 3rd March 2013, New Music Dublin Festival, John Field Room, National Concert Hall, Dublin/IR.

from the Book of Longing for violin and piano (1996). Catherine Leonard and Hugh Tinney, 20th February 2013, National Concert Hall, Dublin/IR.

Pulsar for organ and saxophone quartet (2012). Pieter van Dijk, Amstel Quartet, 10th February 2013, Orgelpark, Amsterdam/NL (premiere).

Atlantica for saxophone quartet (2001). Amstel Quartet, 10th February 2012, Orgelpark, Amsterdam/NL.

Where the moorcocks crow (version) for clarinet and saxophone quartet (2010).  Lars Wouters van den Oudenweijer, Amstel Quartet, 26th January 2013, Felix Meritis, Amsterdam/NL (premiere of this version).

motherFUNK! for baritone saxophone and Boss RC-300 loopstation (2012). Ties Mellema, Janine Jansen International Chamber Music Festival, 29th December 2012, van Schijndelhuis, Utrecht/NL.

motherFUNK! for baritone saxophone and Boss RC-300 loopstation (2012). Ties Mellema, 20th December 2012, Grachtenfestival Winterspecial, Zuiderkerk, Zuiderkerkhof 72, Amsterdam/NL.

Who's Afraid of Red, Yellow and Blue? Concerto for alto saxophone and orchestra (1998). Ties Mellema, Hague Philharmonic, conductor Etienne Siebens, 15th December 2012, Schonberg Hall, Royal Conservatoire, The Hague/NL (Dutch premiere).

motherFUNK! for baritone saxophone and Boss RC-300 loopstation (2012). Ties Mellema, 14th December 2012, Paard van Troje, The Hague/NL (premiere).

Sarée in Kassel for alto saxophone and large ensemble (2009). Ties Mellema, members of the Hague Philharmonic, conductor Etienne Siebens, 14th December 2012, Paard van Troje, The Hague/NL.

Heaven lay close for saxophone quartet and tabla (2009). Amstel Quartet, Niti Ranjan Biswas, 4th December 2012, De Link, Tilburg/NL.

...therefore I am for alto saxophone and string trio (2012). Cathal Roche, members of the Irish Chamber Orchestra, 28th November 2012, Royal College of Physicians of Ireland, Kildare Street, Dublin/IR (premiere).

Die Zwitscher-Maschine for solo piccolo (2011). Carla Rees, 16th November 2012, Rarescale Autumn Concert Series, Shoreditch Church, London/UK (premiere).

Common Tongue performance - Lorcán Mac Mathúna, voice; Cathal Roche, saxophones; Ian Wilson, live electronics. 9th November 2011, University College Cork/IR. 

1927 for violin trio (2009). Rosé Trio, 9th November 2012, Morgan Auditorium, University of La Verne, California/USA (US premiere).

Flags and Emblems fantasy for piano, orchestra and flute band (2012). Matthew Schellhorn, Ulster Orchestra, Ballygowan Flute Band conducted by Ian Wilson, 30th October 2012, Belfast Festival at Queen's, Whitla Hall, Belfast/UK (premiere).

Debut of Wilson conducting Ulster Orchestra.

Elegie for alto saxophone and piano (2012). Ties Mellema and Hans Eijsackers, 28th October 2012, Kunstgroep De Compagnie, Cultuurcafe CHV, Veghel/NL (premiere).

from the Book of Longing for violin and piano (1996). Catherine Leonard and Hugh Tinney, 26th October 2012, Irish Embassy, Paris/F (French premiere).

motherFUNK! for baritone saxophone and Boss RC-300 loopstation (2012). Ties Mellema, 8th October 2012, Muziekgebouw, Amsterdam/NL (pre-premiere).

Sternlos for guitar (2007). Michael O'Toole, 2nd October 2012, Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity, Barronstrand Street, Waterford/IR.

Also, 5th March, National Concert Hall, Dublin/IR (1pm) and Friarsgate Theatre, Kilmallock, Co. Limerick/IR (8pm).

An tIarthar for strings (2010). Donegal Camerata String Quintet, 30th September 2012, Conwal Parish Church, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal/IR (premiere of this version).

Ghosts for saxophone quartet (2006). Amstel Quartet, 16th September 2012, Villa Augustus, Dordrecht/NL.

Delicatissimo for toy saxopone and saxophone quartet (2010). Anna Jak, Amstel Quartet, 16th September 2012, Villa Augustus, Dordrecht/NL (premiere).

The Seven Last Words, piano trio no.2 (1995). Trio Atanassov, 15th September 2012, Staatsgalerie Stuttgart Musikfest, Stuttgart/D.

Heaven lay close for saxophone quartet and tabla (2009). Amstel Quartet, Niti Rajan Biswas, 19th August 2012, Uitgast Festival, Lelystad/NL.

The Seven Last Words, piano trio no.2 (1995). Trio Atanassov, 15th August 2012, West France Festival, Fouesnant/FR.

Lim (1998) and Verschwindend (2001) for piano. Matthew Schellhorn, 2nd August 2012, Walled City Festival, Derry/UK.

Tern/Icarus for flute and guitar (2004). Sabrina Hu and Matthew Slotkin, 31st July 2012, Walled City Festival, Derry/UK.

In fretta, in vento for string orchestra (2001). Irish Chamber Orchestra, 11th July 2012, Birr Theatre & Arts Centre Oxmantown Hall, Birr, Co Offaly/IR (Irish premiere).

Also, 12th July 2012, Church of the Immaculate Conception and St. Senan, Kilkee, Co. Clare/IR; 

13th July 2012, Clonmel Junction Festival, St. Mary's Church, Irishtown, Clonmel/IR;

14th July 2012, Watergate Theatre, Kilkenny/IR.

Where the moorcocks crow for saxophone quartet (2010). Quad Quartet, 11th July 2012, 16th World Saxophone Congress, All Saints Church, St. Andrews, Scotland/UK (UK premiere).

Where the moorcocks crow for alto saxophone and saxophone quartet (2010). Johan van der Linden, Púrpura Pansa Quartet, 16th June 2012, Centro Artístico Musical Santa Cecilia de Foios, Valencia/ES (Spanish premiere).

So softly for saxophone quartet (1992). Absolution Saxophone Quartet, 10th June 2012, RNCM Concert Hall, Manchester/UK.

i carry your heart (2011) for choir. Mornington Singers, conductor Orla Flanagan, 9th June 2012, Church of St. Augustine, Galway/IR.

dog & gun for alto saxophone and loopstation (2010). Ties Mellema, 27th May 2012, Leidse Hofjes concerts, Netherlands Music Prize Route (5 performances), Amsterdam/NL.

Also, 28th May, same series, 5 performances.

Where the moorcocks crow for alto saxophone and saxophone quartet (2010). Amstel Quartet and Stefan de Wijs, 26th May 2012, Felix meritis, Amsterdam/NL (Dutch premiere).

Bewitched for soprano and string quartet (2010). Deirdre Moynihan, ad hoc ensemble, 23rd May 2012, Dublin Castle/IR.

i carry your heart for SATB choir (2011). Mornington Singers, conductor Orla Flanagan, 19th May 2012, Pro Cathedral, Dublin/IR (premiere).

Sternlos for guitar (2007). Michael O'Toole, 16th May 2012, Con Brio music series, Markree Castle Chapel, Sligo/IR.

Her charms invited for saxophone quartet (2010). Amstel Quartet, 16th May 2012, New Sound Worlds concert series, Kevin Barry Room, National Concert Hall, Dublin/IR (premiere).

Stille, nacht for guitar and string quartet (2011). Michael O'Toole, Carducci Quartet, 10th May 2012, The Mac, Belfast/UK (premiere).

Also 11th May 2012, Ionad Cultúrtha, Baile Mhuirne, Cork/IR; 12th May 2012, St. Colman's Church, Farahy, Cork/IR; 13th May 2012, Castalia Hall, Ballytobin, Kilkenny/IR.

Winter's edge string quartet no.1 (1992). RTÉ Vanbrugh Quartet, 25th April 2012, Kevin Barry Room, National Concert Hall, Dublin/IR.

Still life in green and red, string quartet no. 13, for string quartet and tape (2011). ConTempo Quartet, 21st April 2012, Macalla Hall, Lough Lannagh, Castlebar, Mayo/IR.

Četiri kamena (version) for violin, bass clarinet and piano. Trio Kontrasti, 12th March 2012, Artget Gallery, Kulturni Centar Beograda, Belgrade/SRB (premiere of this version).

Also 19th March 2012, Serbian Academy for Sciences and Arts, Belgrade/SRB.

22nd March 2012, Kraljevo City Museum/SRB.

Khalwat for quartertone flute and string quartet (2011). Carla Rees, RTÉ Vanbrugh Quartet, 22nd March 2012, University College, Cork/IR (premiere).

Ondes ombragées for alto saxophone and live recording (2005). Ties Mellema, 11th March 2012, Kunstkring, Ommen/NL.

Also, 16th March 2012, International Saxophone Week, Amsterdam Conservatoire/NL.

Bewitched for soprano and string quartet (2010). Deirdre Moynihan, members of the Irish Chamber Orchestra, 13th March 2012, Royal Irish Academy of Music, Dublin/IR.

Drive for soprano saxophone and piano (1992). Linden/Kelder Duo (Johan van der Linden, Henry Kelder), 4th March 2012, Viljandi Music School, Estonia.

Also 5th March 2012, Eller Music School, Tartu/EE; 7th March 2012, Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre, Tallinn/EE.

Ondes ombragées for alto saxophone and live recording (2005). Ties Mellema, 4th March 2012, Nicolaikerk, Utrecht/NL.

Četiri kamena for viola, bass clarinet and accordion (2010). CHROMA, 20th February 2012, King's Place, London/UK (premiere).

Also 26th February 2012, Park Lane Chapel, Norwich/UK.

The stars, the seas for orchestra and SATB choir (2011). Ulster Orchestra, Cappella Caeciliana, cond. Paul Watkins, 17th February 2012, Ulster Hall, Belfast/UK (premiere).

I Burn for You, music theatre (2011/12). Attila Csihar, Phil Minton, Elaine Mitchener, voices; Cathal Roche, sax, Clive Bell, accordion, David Toop, electroacoustic improvisation, 11th February 2012, Britten Studio, Snape/UK (premiere).

Ondes ombragées for alto saxophone and live recording (2005). Ties Mellema, 5th February 2012, ICO-Gebouw, De Schalm, Assen/NL.

Little Black Dog (2004) and Slow Dance of Kolala and Cow (2002/3) for piano (2006). 5th February 2012, 5th Contemporary Keyboard Weekend, Auditorium Conservatoire Frederick Chopin, Paris/F.

Noct for piano quartet (2011). Cappa Ensemble, 2nd February 2012, Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music, Cork/IR.

Also, 4th February 2012, Castalia Hall, Ballytobin, Callan, Co.Kilkenny/IR.

Launch from The stars, the seas for orchestra (2011). Ulster Orchestra cond. JoAnn Falletta, 3rd February 2012, Ulster Hall, Belfast/UK.

Bewitched for soprano and string quartet (2010). Deirdre Moyhihan, members of the Irish Chamber Orchestra, 6th December 2011, Rua Red Arts Centre, Tallaght, Dublin/IR.

Also 25th January, University Hospital Galway;

1st February 2012, University of Limerick.

9th Station for piano (2007). Thérèse Fahy, 18th January 2012, New Sound Worlds concert series, Kevin Barry Room, National Concert Hall, Dublin/IR.

Common Tongue performance - Lorcán Mac Mathúna, voice; Cathal Roche, saxophones; Ian Wilson, live electronics. 26th November 2011, Cló Ceardlann na gCnoc, Gortahork, Donegal/IR.

Spilliaert's Beach for violin and piano (1999). Ioana Petcu-Colan and Michael McHale, 15th November 2011, Taplin Auditorium, Princeton University, New Jersey/USA.

Also 20th November, Hugh Lane Gallery, Dublin/IR 'Sundays at Noon' series.

Lios na Gaoithe for flute with glissando head joint (2008). Angus McPherson, 4th November 2011, Sydney Conservatorium of Music/AU.

Bewitched for soprano and string quartet (2010). Deirdre Moynihan, Mia Cooper, Joanne Quigley, John Lynch, Dominic Dudley, 28th October 2011, 'World Stroke Day' conference, Adelaide and Meath Hospital,Tallaght, Dublin/IR.

DreamGarden for mezzo-soprano and ensemble (2009). Psappha, 21st October 2011, University of Manchester/UK (premiere).

Still life in green and red, string quartet no. 13, for string quartet and tape (2011). ConTempo Quartet, 16th October 2011, Ballintubber Abbey, Mayo/IR.

Noct for piano quartet (2011). Cappa Ensemble, 14th October 2011, Con Brio music series, Methodist Church, Sligo/IR (premiere).

Also 15th October, Anaverna House, Dundalk/IR.

Still life in green and red, string quartet no. 13, for string quartet and tape [plus optional choir] (2011). ConTempo Quartet, Mt. St. Michael's Secondary School Choir, 22nd September 2011, Mount St. Michael's School, Claremorris, Mayo/IR (premiere).

Also 24th September, Knock Shrine Chapel, Mayo/IR.

She passes...passes...passes by for solo horn (1990). Richard Watkins, 1st September 2011, Clandeboye Festival, Bangor, Northern Ireland/UK (Irish premiere).

Ondes ombragées (2005) and dog & gun (2009) for alto saxophone and live electronics. Ties Mellema, 27th August 2011, Uitmarkt, Amsterdam/NL.

 

heaven lay close for saxophone quartet and tabla (2009). Amstel Quartet, Niti Ranjan Biswas, 14th August 2011, Festival Achter De Linie, Beauforthuis, Austerlitz/NL.

 

Schattentiefe for double bass and live recording (2004 rev. 2009). Bryan Quigley, 16th July 2011, Hilltown Festival, Hilltown House, Westmeath/IR.

The Bridge for massed choirs, wind, brass and percussion (2011). Codetta, schoolchildren from Derry~Londonderry, ad hoc ensemble conducted by Donal Doherty, 25th June 2011, new Peace Bridge opening ceremony, Derry~Londonderry/UK (premiere).

heaven lay close for saxophone quartet and tabla (2009). Amstel Quartet, Niti Ranjan Biswas, 21st June 2011, Stichting Muziektagen Eys, Sint Agathakerk, Eys/NL.

Bewitched for soprano and string quartet (2010). Deirdre Moynihan, members of the Irish Chamber Orchestra, 15th June 2011, 'Narratives of Health and Illness Across the Lifespan' Conference, Royal Irish Academy, Dublin/IR.

Spilliaert's Beach for alto flute and piano (1999). Nancy Ruffer, Sophia Rahman, 22nd May 2011, The Forge, Camden, London/UK.

Stations 6 & 9 for piano (2006). Thérèse Fahy, 24th April 2011, Hugh Lane Gallery, Dublin/IR.

Also 29th April, Fenway Center, Northeastern University, Boston, MA/USA; 30th April, Westmoreland Congregational UCC Church, Bethesda, MD/USA; 3rd May, Shenandoah College of Music, Virginia/USA; 5th May, American Irish Historical Society, 5th Ave., New York, NY/USA.

Rise for orchestra (1993). Ulster Orchestra, cond. Jurjen Hempel, 3rd May 2011, BBC Invitation Concert, St Cecilia's School Hall, Derry/UK.

For Eileen, after rain for solo piano (1995). Michael McHale, 18th April 2011, Mozarteum, Rosario/ARG (Argentinian premiere).

The Book of Ways for improvising saxophonist and string quartet (2011). Cathal Roche, RTÉ Vanbrugh Quartet, 15th April 2011, Sligo New Music Festival, The Model, Sligo/IR (premiere).

re:play for improvising saxophonist, string quartet, piano and double bass (2007). Cathal Roche, RTÉ Vanbrugh Quartet, Matthew Schellhorn, Malachy Robinson, 15th April 2011, Sligo New Music Festival, The Model, Sligo/IR.

Across a clear blue sky for string quartet, portable analogue radios and drumming toys (2009). RTÉ Vanbrugh Quartet, 15th April 2011, Sligo New Music Festival, The Model, Sligo/IR.

Ondes ombragées for alto saxophone and live recording (2005). Ties Mellema, 13th April 2011, Oporto Conservatoire/PT.

Her charms invited, string quartet no. 12 (2010). Badke Quartet, 10th April 2011, London Chamber Music Society, King's Place, London/UK (premiere).

Ondes ombragées for alto saxophone and live recording (2005). Ties Mellema, 6th April 2011, KHL, Amsterdam/NL.

Stations 6 & 9 for piano (2006/7). Thérèse Fahy, 30th March 2011, Kevin Barry Room, National Concert Hall, Dublin/IR.

First Last Words for piano trio (2009). Fidelio Trio, 27th February 2011, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign/USA.

Lios na Gaoithe for solo flute with glissando head joint (2008). Bill Dowdall, 27th February 2011, Hugh Lane Gallery, Dublin/IR (Irish premiere).

First Last Words for piano trio (2009). Fidelio Trio, 24th February 2011, Symphony Space, New York/USA (US premiere).

Atlantica for saxophone quartet (2002). Amstel Quartet, 24th February 2011, De Toonzaal, Den Bosch/NL.

The linnet sings her note so pleasing for quartertone bass flute and live electronics (2010). Carla Rees, 15th February 2011, St Cloud University, Minneapolis/USA (US premiere).

heaven lay close (version) for saxophone quartet (2008). Amstel Quartet, 16th January 2011, Theehuis, Venray/NL.

heaven lay close for saxophone quartet and tablas (2008). Amstel Quartet and Niti Ranjan Biswas, 8th January 2011, Felix Meritis, Amsterdam/NL.