Maria McGarry, Piano

Maria McGarry, Piano

Maria McGarry will perform a romantic piano masterworks programme including Bach/Busoni's 'Chaconne', Schumann's 'Fantasie Op. 17' and works from 'Goyescas' by Granados. Presented with funding from the Music Network Performance and Touring Award

Tour Dates

12 Nov Con Brio Series, The Clarion Hotel
17 Nov Ballina Arts Centre
4 Dec Music for Kilkenny, Castalia Hall
7 Dec Linenhall Street
15 Jan Sundays@Noon

Maria McGarry has represented Ireland at many international events, performing at the Biennale for Contemporary Artists in PugliaItaly; the European Music Festival in Warsaw; the E.U. Cultural Week in New Delhi and at the Palais de Nations, Geneva.

Winner of numerous prizes and awards, she has performed as soloist with the National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland, Spain's New Millennium Orquesta, the RTE Concert Orchestra, the London-Irish Camerata and the Dublin Symphony Orchestra.

Her recordings are released on Lyric Fm’s recent CD ‘Hiccup’ and CMC’s ‘Contemporary Music from Ireland Volume 9’. She has recorded for Polish National Radio, Lyric Fm and has featured on R.T.E.'s 'The Late-Late Show' and, as a fluent Irish speaker, on TG4.

Programme:

J.S Bach/E. Petri: Sheep May Safely Graze
J. S. Bach/F. Busoni: Chaconne in D minor
E. Granados:   Los Requiebros;
Quejas o la Maja y el Ruisenor
(Lament or the Maiden and the Nightingale);
El Amor y la Muerte (from Goyescas)
Schumann: Fantasie Op. 17

12 Nov Con Brio Series, The Clarion Hotel
Sligo
8pm www.hawkswell.com or 071 9161518
17 Nov Ballina Arts Centre
Ballina, Co. Mayo
8pm 096 73593
4 Dec Music for Kilkenny, Castalia Hall
Ballytobin, Co.Kilkenny
4pm 056 7761497
7 Dec Linenhall Street
Castlebar, Co. Mayo
8pm 094 9023733
15 Jan Sundays@Noon
Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane
12 noon