Music Network Announces Spring Season 2015

26 November 2014

View the Music Network Spring 2015 season brochure here.
 

Music Network Presents
Maura O’Connell, Karan Casey, Martin Tourish & Ed Boyd
(Ireland/UK)
On Tour 14 – 25 January 2015

“Breathtakingly lovely... emotionally compelling” – The Washington Post on Maura O’Connell
“Casey’s voice is among the loveliest in folk music and she’s a wonderful interpreter of both contemporary and traditional material” – Boston Globe

Tour details here.

 

Music Network Presents
Phronesis
(Denmark/UK/Sweden)

Jasper Høiby, double bass
Ivo Neame, piano
Anton Eger, drums

On Tour 4 – 9 February 2015

“One of the most exciting bands on the planet today” – Jazzwise

“Phronesis creates music from the heart and soul and makes the world just that little bit better” – All About Jazz

Tour details here.

 

Music Network Presents
Joanna MacGregor, solo piano
(U.K.)

On Tour 19 – 28 March 2015

“Sublime…” – The Guardian
“One of contemporary music’s great individualists, a uniquely enlivening presence who slices her way through all the barriers she sees as false and limiting” – The Independent

 

Music Network Presents
Avi Avital and Ksenija Sidorova
(Israel/Latvia)

Avi Avital, mandolin
Ksenija Sidorova, accordion

On Tour 22 – 27 April 2015

“Avi Avital's programme of music for solo mandolin boldly bypasses the obvious with playing of sheer brilliance” – The Telegraph 
“Dazzling flair…with light, shade, delicacy – and breath-taking virtuosity.” – The Observer on Sidorova

Tour details here.

 

Music Network Presents
The April Verch Band
(Canada/USA)

April Verch, fiddle, vocals
Hayes Griffin, guitar
Cody Walters, bass, banjo

On Tour 6 – 15 May 2015

“A transcendent level of musicianship where hard-earned technique can be safely abandoned” – Toronto Star
“Award-winning fiddler, step dancing expert, and vocalist April Verch brings new meaning to the word multi-tasking…” – Fiddler Magazine

Tour details here.