Artists Announced for 3 Saturdays: 3 Kinds of Music

The Galway Music Residency is delighted to announce the guest artists for its 3 Saturdays: 3 Kinds of Music series. These up and coming musicians will play alongside the Galway ConTempo Quartet across 3 Saturday mornings (11am) in September in the Galway City Museum.

Saturday 3rd September will feature RTÉ Lyric FM’s Composer in Residence, Sebastian Adams, who will be performing a varied repertoire for Viola. Galway-based traditional Irish band, Cogar, will also perform a lively selection of tunes.

Saturday 10th September will feature the Berrill/Felton/Carpio trio. Influenced by a myriad of styles including Jazz, Classical Contemporary Music, expect a fresh, original set of pieces in this line up of clarinet, keyboard and percussion. Also performing will be Ruth McCrohan (flute) and Siún Glackin (fiddle), two of Ireland’s most talented young traditional musicians.

Saturday 17th September will feature the extremely talented classical guitarist, Pavlos Kanellakis. Pavlos, who was discovered by legendary guitarists Oscar Ghiglia and John Feeley, is an international award winning musician. Also performing will be Aidan Connolly (fiddle/banjo) and Liam McGonigle (accordion), some of Ireland’s most talented up-and-coming traditional musicians.

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