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Tipperary Launch for New Album “TIDES”
Special Guest Sean Og Graham
Friday 02nd June 2023
Doors 8pm: Show 9pm
Clonmel World Music is delighted to host the Tipperary Album Launch for Niamh Dunne’s amazing first self penned collection of songs, released in September 2022. The Album is called TIDES and contains 12 tracks. The album is getting rave reviews and Niamh will be touring it nationwide in 2023.
Niamh has played for us in clonmel on 3 occasions, twice as part of the Karan Casey
band and as a special guest with The Mairtin O’Connor band.
We are thrilled to have her play for the Tipperary launch of her new album here in Clonmel in 2023
Niamh Dunne is an accomplished violin player and singer, who is known for her folk infused fiddle compositions and smoky warm vocal style. She has performed on the world stage as founding member of the renowned band Beoga. Beoga are best known for their Irish fusion music and 20 years touring and recording experience. Their album ‘How to tune a fish’ was shortlisted for a Grammy nomination in the ‘Best contemporary world music album’ category. In 2017 their profile was elevated through their writing and performances on Ed Sheeran’s ‘÷’ album. They made numerous appearances with Sheeran, including his headline Glastonbury performance, and were the support act on his 2018 tour.
Niamh has vast experience as a composer and has performed her own compositions with a full orchestra at the The Proms in the Park and written with top Irish song writers including Stefanie Rainey, Foy Vance and Ryan McMullan.
Her influences are rooted in traditional Irish and folk but has been at the forefront of pushing the boundaries of the tradition to explore new ground and pave the way for contemporary Irish music. She is well regarded session musician who focuses on layering lush strings and backing vocals for a myriad of different genres and projects. Niamh is also a collaborator and is always looking to expand her musical horizons with other artists and musicians.
Her debut album Portraits was released in 2013. Her Live EP “ Songs I Like Singing” was released in 2022.
This gig will be part of The County Sessions series, held in Jerry Moynihans, Gladstone Street Clonmel.
Tides; 4 star review in The Irish Times ****
“Tides is a deeply considered and generously endowed collection of original songs”
Niamh Dunne onstage at 9pm
2nd June 2023
9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Venue: Moynihans Bar, Clonmel