Yurodny SciLens – featuring live DJ set by ZOID and video by Yellow Brick Media
Date: Saturday 26th January 2013, Grand Social Dublin
Time: 20:00 TO 23:00
Tickets: €10 or €8 concessions
The Yurodny SciLens project, launched in August 2012, involved the design and build of new gestural interfaces; physical and virtual electronics that map physical movement data in real time and lead to the development of a new language for the contemporary interpretation of traditional music.
This January, presented as part of the Diatribe Launch Series 2013, the group will unveil how this new technology works in a live performance that also includes video pieces by Yellow Brick Media and a live DJ set by ZOID.
SciLens and the Diatribe Launch Series are funded by the Arts Council of Ireland
In March and April of this year, Yurodny SciLens will travel to Scandinavia to work with leading experts in the field of gestural electronics in Denmark and Norway. For this the
Yurodny Ensemble received the EU Presidency Award for Culture 2013 from Culture Ireland.
Isole – Tarab with Paul Goodman – music from Ireland and Crete
Time: 20:00 TO 23:00
Tickets: €10 on the door
Irish multicultural ensemble Tarab dives deep into the Mediterranean with help from Crete based Irish multi-instrumentalist Paul Goodman. This one-off unique collaboration mines the links between the driving rhythms and jagged melodies of Ireland and Crete.
Paul will perform on the Cretan Lyra (a spike fiddle) and the Turkish saz (a long-neck lute) and will augment the already rich sound palette of Tarab which features flutes, whistles, saxophone, pipes, cello, accordion, lafta and percussion.
Paul Goodman – Cretan Lyra, SazEmer Mayock – Irish flute, Whistles, Pipes
Nick Roth – soprano sax, furulya
Francesco Turrisi – accordion, lafta, percussion
Kate Ellis – cello
Robbie Harris – PercussionPresented with funding from the Arts Council
Solo Series: Kate Ellis
Time: 20:30 TO 22:00
Tickets: €10/€5 concession
Taking a more curatorial approach to her work, Kate is co-artistic director of Crash and co-curator and co-founder of the highly successful ‘Kaleidoscope Nigh’. In July 2011 Kate became musician in residence at the Cork opera House working as co-curator of the Reich Effect, a festival marking the 75th year of Pulitzer Prize winner Steve Reich. Kate continues her residency performing and curating her own nights of music in collaboration with musicians other artists all working to expand the confines of their chosen genres. Inspired by these collaborations, Kate has joined forces with six diverse musicians, two visual artists and a poet for a new project RESOUND, presenting original music with live visuals and poetry.
Kian Geiselbrechtinger – Cello Solo (from Close Studies)
Galen Mac Caba – Phrasebook 1
Dylan Rynhart – Smile
Robert Coleman – Burnished Autumn
Massimo Davi – Breve Studio sul Plenilunio
Jenn Kirby – Friction
Anna Murray – Mutter II
Tickets to Kate Ellis (solo cello) cost €10/€5 conc. and are available from the National Concert Hall box office: