Music Network Performance and Touring Award

The total award fund for this round of applications was €33,33

Artist Amount Awarded
Ann Scott €4,500
Proposal: Ann Scott (above) (vocals, guitar, bass, keyboards) and Katell Keineg (vocals, guitar, percussion, keyboards) proposal for a 5-concert collaborative tour featuring reworkings and re-interpretations of repertoire from both artists. Tour is to include dates in Clonakilty, Limerick, Galway, Longford, Dublin in September 2007.
Kevin Brady €6,789
Proposal: Kevin Brady’s proposal for a tour by The Kevin Brady Trio featuring US pianist, Bill Carrothers (Bill Carrothers, piano; David Redmond, double bass; Kevin Brady, drums). Tour is to promote ensemble’s debut album. Dates will include 5 concerts and 2 workshops on improvisation and composition by Bill Carrothers. Touring to Dublin, Galway, Sligo, Cork and Boyle in November 2007.
Mary Dullea €10,233
Proposal: Mary Dullea’s proposal for a tour by the Fidelio Trio (Darragh Morgan, violin; Robin Michael, cello; Mary Dullea, piano) to promote the ensemble’s new CD, “Bulb”, which includes commissions from 3 Irish composers, alongside performance Ravel’s piano trio and other works. Tour includes dates in Dundalk, Dundrum, Waterford, Limerick, Cork and Manorhamilton, February 2008
Karen Dervan €10,494
Proposal: Karen Dervan’s proposal for a tour by Lynda O’Connor, Nicole Hudson (violins), Karen Dervan (viola), Lioba Petrie (cello), Berni Balfe (clarinet) Jane O’Leary (composer) and Linda Buckley (composer) with repertoire celebrating Irish contemporary music and the Elizabeth Maconchy centenary. Concerts taking place in Dublin, Bray, Dundalk, Cork, Limerick, Loughrea and Kilkenny between September and November 2007.