Personal Reflections on Discordant Music
We are all used to hearing discordant music such as in a film score. This novel event is to further the idea of modern music introducing both old and new compositions that will become old friends in the future. During the evening celebrated pianist Ashley Wass will perform a selection of works by composers including Shostakovich, Stravinsky, Prokofiev, Schoenberg and Ligati against a background of film clips. Well-known local personality and Chair of Music in Fermanagh, Richard Pierce, will speak about how many of these pieces form part of his musical upbringing and contributed to his love of music.