Oblivion / Seachmalltacht / ᖃᐅᔨᒪᔭᐅᔪᓐᓃᖅᑐᑦ Live at the Complex Dublin

Time: 18:15 GMT Date: Dé Máirt 21 Nollaig 2021 Venue: The Complex, Dublin
 This event will be live-streamed on itma.ie
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On the winter solstice, 21 December 2021 at 7 pm, a live manifestation of Oblivion / Seachmalltacht / ᖃᐅᔨᒪᔭᐅᔪᓐᓃᖅᑐᑦ will be presented in The Complex, Dublin 7.

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An aurora borealis of music and art on our winter solstice, this once-in-a-lifetime event will feature individual performances by Inuit Canadian electronica artist RIIT ᕇᑦ and harpist Aisling Lyons, as well as the live performance of Oblivion / Seachmalltacht / ᖃᐅᔨᒪᔭᐅᔪᓐᓃᖅᑐᑦ by RIIT ᕇᑦ, Aisling Lyons and a live band.

Presented by RTÉ Radio 1’s Ruth Smith, the event will feature a panel discussion with the artists involved in the making of this Barry’s collaborative work of music and visual art and will be livestreamed to ITMA’s Facebook, YouTube and Instagram channels, and will also be viewable at Music Network’s and Aideen Barry’s channels. An Invitation to register to attend this free, live event is available at https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/oblivion-seachmalltacht-tickets-214526323007.

The event will also be livestreamed on ITMA, Music Network and Aideen Barry social media channels.

The sound-track to Oblivion / Seachmalltacht / ᖃᐅᔨᒪᔭᐅᔪᓐᓃᖅᑐᑦ, which also incorporates music composed by Cathal Murphy and arranged by Stephen Shannon, will be available on vinyl as a limited edition signed artwork.

Oblivion / Seachmalltacht / ᖃᐅᔨᒪᔭᐅᔪᓐᓃᖅᑐᑦ was commissioned by Music Network and the Irish Traditional Music Archive under the Bunting Commission award and will be presented as the centrepiece of Aideen Barry’s “By Slight Ligaments” exhibition at the Limerick City Gallery of Art from 16 December 2021 – 13 February 2022, and at The Source Arts Centre, Thurles from 18 March – 29 April 2022.