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Belfast Music Society - International Festival of Chamber Music

Belfast Music Society - International Festival of Chamber Music

19 Feb 2016 12:00AM - 21 Feb 2016 12:00AM

Description: The Belfast Music Society, International Festival of Chamber Music is returning to Belfast between 19 - 21 February 2016. "Various renowend performers throughout the festival, including pianist Janina Fialkowska, violinist Ioana Petcu-Colan, pianist Michael McHale, the Dante String Quartet as well as Live classical music for little listeners with Laura Sinnerton (viola)."
Venue: Various
Booking info: Please see for more info and booking: www.belfastmusicsociety.org

Student Showcase Recital Part of the Belfast Music Society, International Festival of Chamber Music

Student Showcase Recital Part of the Belfast Music Society, International Festival of Chamber Music

19 Feb 2016 1:10PM -

Description: Selected Final Year Performers from Queen's University's Music Performance Prorgamme.
Venue: Sonic Lab
Booking info: Free

Jonathan Zorn - Language as Dust

Jonathan Zorn - Language as Dust

3 Mar 2016 1:10PM - 3 Mar 2016 2:00PM

Description: Jonathan Zorn will perform Language as Dust and other recent works. Language as Dust is an essayistic sound poem exploring the consequences of electronic mediation within spoken and written language. The text of the piece freely repurposes textual sources relating to the history of vocal technologies as well as psychoanalytic and philosophical theories of the voice, including: Aristotle's De Anima, Thomas Edison's anticipated use of audio recording, abstracted lyrics of "How High the Moon," misheard vocoder communications, and transcriptions of Electronic Voice Phenomena.
Venue: Sonic Lab
Booking info: FREE

Úna Monaghan with guests Inge Thomson and Mark Clare

Úna Monaghan with guests Inge Thomson and Mark Clare

10 Mar 2016 1:10PM - 10 Mar 2016 2:00PM

Description: Úna Monaghan (harp and electronics), Inge Thomson (voice, accordion, electronics), Mark Clare (visual artist) Harper, composer and sound artist Úna Monaghan presents a concert in which the folk music of Ireland and Scotland meets electronic technology. Featuring Shetland singer and accordionist Inge Thomson and a new installation in collaboration with visual artist Mark Clare.
Venue: Sonic Lab
Booking info: FREE

Arnold Bax and 1916: A Concert of Chamber Music for Flute, Viola and Harp

Arnold Bax and 1916: A Concert of Chamber Music for Flute, Viola and Harp

12 Mar 2016 1:10PM - 12 Mar 2016 2:00PM

Description: Jennifer Sturgeon (flute), Ruth Bebb (viola), Tanya Houghton (harp) To mark the centenary of the Easter Rising in Ireland, the Sturgeon-Bebb-Houghton trio will perform Arnold Bax's Elegiac Trio (1916), the first of a series of works Bax composed that are associated with the English composer's time in Ireland, a period in which he befriended several key literary and political figures involved in the Rising. The programme also includes Debussy's 1915 Sonata for flute, viola and harp (1915) - a work that, remarkably, Bax would not have known - and Bax's slightly later Fantasy Sonata for viola and harp (1927).
Venue: Sonic Lab
Booking info: FREE

Final Year Undergraduate Recital Students present their work

Final Year Undergraduate Recital Students present their work

14 Apr 2016 1:10PM - 14 Apr 2016 2:00PM

Description: Final Year Performers from the School of Creative Arts' Performance Prorgamme Leading up to their Final Recitals, taking place in June 2016, several of our UG performers will showcase a selection of works during this concert.
Venue: Sonic Lab
Booking info: FREE

Music Therapy Roundtable

Music Therapy Roundtable

19 Apr 2016 4:00PM - 19 Apr 2016 5:00PM

Description: Featuring representatives of music-therapy organisations, practictioners in related careers, and music-therapy researchers. This discussion will be started by introductory lectures on the landscape of music therapy in Northern Ireland and descriptions of research projects taking place here. The roundtable will include discussions of typical career trajectories, training opportunities as well as current trends in music-therapy research.
Venue: McMordie Hall
Booking info: FREE

Duo Harpverk

Duo Harpverk

21 Apr 2016 1:10PM - 21 Apr 2016 2:00PM

Description: Frank Aarnink (percussion) and Katie Buckley (harp)
Venue: Harty Room
Booking info: FREE

David McCann (cello) and Simon Mawhinney (Piano)

David McCann (cello) and Simon Mawhinney (Piano)

5 May 2016 1:10PM - 5 May 2016 2:00PM

Description: David McCann (cello) and Simon Mawhinney (Piano)
Venue: Harty Room
Booking info: FREE

"Concerts of electroacoustic music by the University of Huddersfield, led by Prof Michael Clarke "

6 May 2016 12:00AM - 8 May 2016 12:00AM

Description: Sonorities Festival of Contemporary Music - "Creative Technologies". For more information please visit: www.qub.ac.uk/sonorities
Venue: Sonic Lab
Booking info: www.qub.ac.uk/sonorities

The QUB Big Band Spring Concert

The QUB Big Band Spring Concert

12 May 2016 7:30PM - 12 May 2016 9:00PM

Description: QUB Big Band, directed by Steve Barnett The popular spring concert of classics old and new, given by the QUB Big Band under the direction of Steve Barnett.
Venue: Black Box 18-22 Hill St Belfast
Booking info: