Time & Location
22 Mar 2024, 20:00 – 23:00
Levis Corner House, Levis Corner House, Main St, Ballydehob, Co. Cork, Ireland
About the event
Ultan O’Brien is a is a fiddle player, violist and composer hailing from County Clare drawing from a rich background in traditional Irish music and improvised music. In 2020 Ultan was named of the Contemporary Music Centre’s Emerging Composers. Ultan records, performs and tours traditional and contemporary Irish music as a soloist & with a number of groups/ bands including: Irish/Finnish folk group, Slow Moving Clouds, Irish folk band Skipper’s Alley, Scottish/Irish/Manx collaboration Aon Teanga:Un Çhengey and duos with Eoghan Ó Ceannabháin and Nic Gareiss.
Most recently, Ultan and Eoghan Ó Ceannabháin released an album, Solas an Lae, on the Scottish label Watercolour Music which was awarded Best Folk Album at the RTÉ Radio 1 Folk Awards 2021. Ultan plays a Michiel de Hoog violin thanks to the support of the Music Capital Scheme and the Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Music Network and The Arts council.
Tickets priced €15 available from: https://leviscornerhouse.com/events/ultan-obrien/