'Run the Night' / Sound installation in Greenwich Foot Tunnel
Oct
25
6:30 PM18:30

'Run the Night' / Sound installation in Greenwich Foot Tunnel

This unique 10km course is your chance to race from the depths of a Thames tunnel to the adrenaline-filled highs of the luminate zones, until you reach the exclusive after-party beyond. The route will take you past London landmarks such as Canary Wharf, the Cutty Sark and the O2 arena.

Commissioned by Crohn's & Colitis UK, Ruaidhri is creating an immersive and experiential sound art installation in the Greenwich foot tunnel for the public and participants of the Run the Night charity run. Sign up at RuntheNight.org.uk.

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Irish premiere of 'Unravel and Ruin' w. Xenia Pestova / Music Current Festival 2018
Apr
14
8:00 PM20:00

Irish premiere of 'Unravel and Ruin' w. Xenia Pestova / Music Current Festival 2018

Considered as the ‘Fringe’ of Irish new music festivals, MUSIC CURRENT, now in its third year, gives a platform for the newest contemporary electronic music, hosting four concerts over three days. This year’s festival focuses on piano repertoire and includes: Belgian iconoclast Stefan Prins and his Piano Hero series of works for piano, electronics and video; renowned Irish improviser Izumi Kimura performing John Cage’s seminal ‘Sonatas and Interludes’ for prepared piano; and UK-based Xenia Pestova presenting a programme of works for piano and electronics.

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new music::new ireland 3 / CD Launch at Irish Embassy London
Feb
6
7:00 PM19:00

new music::new ireland 3 / CD Launch at Irish Embassy London

The recording series, new music::new Ireland, was launched in 2013 with the aim of documenting and promoting recordings of music by Irish composers nationally and internationally. Now in its third edition, the series delivers a cross-section of the latest recordings of works from composers from the island of Ireland and is made available digitally and through a limited number of CDs to a targeted list of International music promoters, programmers and broadcasters. This edition features Ruaidhri's piece 'The Second Tear Says'

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'mise en abyme' w/ Nouvel Ensemble Contemporain /|\ IRISH PREMIERE
Oct
8
7:00 PM19:00

'mise en abyme' w/ Nouvel Ensemble Contemporain /|\ IRISH PREMIERE

Irish premiere of Mise en Abyme at the Belfast International Arts Festival - an immersive multimedia creation and the result of an intensive year-and-a-half collaboration with the Swiss composer, Benoit Moreau - commissioned by the Nouvel Ensemble Contemporain.

 Violinist, Daniel Meller performs in the premiere Mise en Abyme at the Maison du Concert in Neuchatel.

Violinist, Daniel Meller performs in the premiere Mise en Abyme at the Maison du Concert in Neuchatel.

 
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Sep
20
to Sep 21

'hommage without permission' LP release

Global digital release of new LP of music for piano and live electronics by Ruaidhri Mannion and Antoine Francoise. Listen below to a recent interview with fellow composer, Louis d'Heudieres about the upcoming LP and get a preview of 'Hommage without Permission' :: Live from Kammer Klang at Cafe Oto in April 2016 (recording courtesy of BBC).

 

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Apr
5
8:30 PM20:30

'hommage without permission' @Kammer Klang / Café OTO, London

Performance with pianist, Antoine Francoise (Ensemble Nikel) of the jointly-devised work for piano, live electronics and visuals 'Hommage without Permission (LMY)' at popular monthly experimental music night, Kammer Klang. Also featuring performances by Perks Ensemble and electronic composer, John Wall. This live performance will be broadcast on 'Hear and Now' BBC Radio 3.

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Feb
2
8:00 PM20:00

'tribunal of the dusk' / White Cube Gallery, London

Collaboration with artist, Eloise Hawser to create a performance installation for rare and exotic electronic instruments including Melotone, Miller Organ, Ondes Martenot and Electronics. Part of the 'History of Nothing' exhibition, curated by Hannah Gruy. Titled after a 1962 film by Eduardo Paolozzi, the exhibition explores the idea of the 'supersized' American dream.

Also features the work of Thomas Bayrle, Katherine Bernhardt, Mike Bouchet, Nicholas Cheveldave, Anthea Hamilton, Zak Kitnick, Josh Kline, Josephine Meckseper, Eduardo Paolozzi and Timur Si Qin.

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Dec
10
8:00 PM20:00

'attack sustain release' / Royal College of Music, London

Curated by RCM composer and researcher, Ruaidhri Mannion.

An absorbing programme of live visuals and music for strings, pianos and electronics that probes the brittleness of sonic textures found at dynamic extremes, and the purity found in between.

I've always felt that night doesn't fall. Night rises." - James Turrell

 

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