REFLECTED GLORY (18') a piece for cello and
video premiered at the Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival (2012).
"one of the exquisite moments of the Festival...fierce beauty" The Independent on Sunday
The RTE release of Deirdre Gribbin's major orchestral works, VENUS BLAZING (performed by the National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland), had it's London launch at Wilton's Music Hall on Friday, 29 January 2010.
The CD includes three major orchestral works
Venus Blazing (2005)
Empire States (2004)
Unity of Being (2001)
Entitled VENUS BLAZING, the CD is available on the
RTE lyric fm Label
ANAHORISH, a setting of a poem by Seamus Heaney, premiered at the Whitla Hall, Belfast and given to Heaney as a present on receiving a Lifetime Achievement Award from Queen's University, Belfast, 2 December 2008.
Deirdre Gribbin's new one woman opera Crossing the Sea was performed at Wilton's Music Hall as part of The China Now Festival 2008.
"If she ever writes another opera as haunting as Crossing The Sea, she-and we-will be lucky". Richard Morrison, The Times. Click here for full review.
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