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Sunday 22 October 2017

Ensemble Eriu to perform at Arts Centre

Esther Hayden

Ensemble Eriu
Ensemble Eriu

Ensemble Ériu , a group of some of Ireland's most exciting and experienced young musicians from a range of performance backgrounds, will perform at Wexford Arts Centre on Friday October 2 at 8.30 p.m. Formed in 2011 and led by Jack Talty and Neil O'Loghlen to perform arrangements of Irish traditional music the group brings together a chamber ensemble and the result is a unique combination of the fresh and familiar.

The band features Jack Talty (Clare Memory Orchestra) on concertina, Neil O'Loghlen (Louis Stewart Quartet, Clare Memory Orchestra) on double bass and flute, Matthew Berrill (Clare Memory Orchestra) on clarinet, Jeremy Spencer on fiddle, Maeve O'Hara (CNAG) on marimba, Paddy Groenland (Leafzang) on guitar and Matthew Jacobson (ReDiviDeR) on drums.

The group was just recently awarded the 'Musical Collaboration Award 2015′ from An Gradam Ceoil TG4.

To book contact 053 9123764 or www.wexfordartscentre.ie.kk

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