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Current Projects:

 

2021 - 'Finding A Voice'

professional development workshop

  • Selected for participation in a workshop as part of the Finding A Voice Emerging Composers Competition with percussionist Alex Pectu

2021 - '14 Days

music for contemporary dance (research and developement)

  • Received an individual artist's grant from Carlow County Council to work with choreographer Roisin Whelan to research and develop new music for dance, reflecting on the theme of isolation.

2021 - 'The Corona' 

music for animated film

  • Currently working with VISUAL Carlow and CYSPC to create the music for an animated film on children and young people's experiences with COVID-19.

2021 - 'Man Down'

music for contemporary dance

  • Created the music for 'Man Down', a contemporary dance film by choreographer Roisin Whelan and the RWD company.

  • Undertook a two-week residency to Shawbrook, Co. Longford, in April 2021 to workshop with the company.

  • Due to premiere online in July 2021.

Recent Projects:

 

2020 - 'Project Prelude'

professional development workshop

  • Selected for participation in Project Prelude, a professional development opportunity for emerging composers with the Fidelio Trio and CMC.

  • Composed 'Daydream', a one-minute piano work, which was workshopped by pianist Mary Dullea of the Fidelio Trio.

 

2020 - 'Hoodie'

music for short film

  • Composed the music for 'HOODIE', a Canadian short film produced by Artocean, written by Christopher Borecky and directed by Sean Nicholas, in connection with Sheridan College.

  • Nominated for 'Best Canadian Student Film' in the Hollywood North Film Awards 2021.

  • Finalist for 'Best Student Comedy Short' at Gelos Comedy Film Festival, Russia, 2021.

  • Screening at OFFA Festivals of Film & Art, Canada, 2021.

  • Screening at RABAT International Comedy Film Festival, Morocco, 2021.

2019 - 'See the Music, Hear the Dance'

music for screendance

  • Received a grant from the Trinity College Visual and Performing Arts Fund to create 'See the Music, Hear the Dance', a screendance exploring the interaction between dance and music.

  • Collaborated with filmmaker Christina Appleby, dancers Hannah Bergin and Oran Leong, and musicians Ailbhe Kehoe, Ultan O'Brien, Niamh Kelly and Lucy Deegan.

  • Premiered in Trinity College Dublin in September 2019.

  • Selected for screening at the Wicklow Screendance Festival 2019 (featured artist's programme) and at Wicklow Screendance Festival 2021.

2019 - 'Post-Dance'

music for performance art/contemporary dance

  • Commissioned by Sarah Muthi to create the music for 'Post-Dance', a site-specific performance art piece in the Project Arts Centre with dancer Oran Leong and filmmaker.

  • The 60-minute performance premiered in August 2019, followed by a lecture on the term 'post-dance' by Amanda Oiestad Nilsen.

2019 - 'This//Place//Meant'

music for contemporary dance

  • Commissioned by choreographer Mariam Ribon to compose the music for 'This//Place//Meant', a contemporary dance piece by the Dublin Youth Dance Company (DYDC) and UK-based Rise Youth Dance company.

  • The piece deals with themes of borders and freedom of movement in the wake of Brexit, the Syrian war and the influx of refugees into Europe.

  • The piece was performed at the Trinity Centre, Bristol, UK, in March 2019 and in Draíocht, Dublin, in June 2019.