I’m very pleased that Sound Conversations, which I made with La Cosa Preziosa will air every Wednesday at 17.45 and 23.45 on RTÉ Radio One Extra starting on Wednesday December 16th. It was funded by The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland with the Television Licence Fee. It will follow the same line up as previous airings on Flirt FM:
Episode 1 – Kevin Brew
Kevin Brew from RTE Radio Drama on One. He has produced for Radio 1’s Rattlebag and The Arts Show while making series such as Sound Stories, Mixtape, and Sound Stories Live.
Kevin Brew http://bit.ly/1HvHJlb
Episode 2 – Bernard Clarke
Bernard Clarke, award winning sound artist and presenter of RTE Lyric FM’s Nova programme. Bernard takes us behind the scenes of Lyric FM & discusses his creative journey.
Bernard Clarke http://bit.ly/1L3nHAD
Episode 3 – Liv O’Donoghue
Liv O’Donoghue, choreographer and performer whose work has been presented widely throughout Europe including the UK, Sweden, Germany, Latvia, Italy, Austria and Norway.
Liv O’Donoghue http://www.livodonoghue.com/
Episode 4 – Steve Fanagan
Steve Fanagan, musician and award winning sound designer, editor and re-recording mixer, based at Ardmore Sound and Screenscene.
Steve Fanagan http://www.stevefanagan.com/
Episode 5 – Ronan Kelly
Ronan Kelly; radio producer and feature-maker, of RTÉ’s much loved ‘Doc on One’. He takes us to The Grand Canal in Dublin and discusses his work.
Ronan Kelly www.rte.ie/radio1/doconone/2009/0605/…
Episode 6 – Marta Toropow
Marta Toropow; gifted sound healer and teacher who has been working in Sound Healing for over eight years. She explains the healing properties of particular frequencies.
Marta Toropow www.sound-healing.ie/?id=144
Episode 7 – Tony Langlois
Tony Langlois; lecturer in media, sound artist and musicologist. He spoke to us on the steps of the famous Church of St. Anne’s (with the Shandon Bells) church in Cork.
Tony Langlois http://tonylanglois.ie/
Episode 8 – Dave Lordan
Dave Lordan; poet, educator and author He spoke to us in a very busy Temple Bar and Meeting House square, where he performs a poem.
Dave Lordan: http://bogmanscannon.com/my-work-as-a…
Episode 9 – Roisin Coyle
Roisin Coyle; visual artist. She spoke to us at the Long Walk in Galway about how sound has become increasingly important in her work.
Roisin Coyle www.roisincoyle.com/
Episode 10 – Garret Farrell
Garret Farrell; sound re-recording mixer. He spoke to us in the spare room in his house in Dublin about his career path and the differences in mixing a short and a feature film.
Garret Farrell www.screenscene.ie/people/garret-farr…
Episode 11 – Softday
Softday; sound artists Sean Taylor and Mikael Fernstrom. They chat in one of their ‘bunkers’ in a cafe in Limerick about over 15 years of collaboration and their various projects.
Episode 12 – Brendan Rehill
Brendan Rehill: audio engineer and sound artist. He brings us to the grounds of Trinity College to escape the bustle of the city and to chat about his technical and creative work.
Brendan Rehill: http://www.brendanrehill.com/
Episode 13 – Mairead O’Connor
Mairead O’Connor: radio producer. We walk around People’s Park in Limerick City and discuss her move from education to radio and her award winning work with Grey Heron Media.
Mairead O’Connor: http://greyheron.ie/
Episode 14 – Colin J. Morris
Colin J Morris: composer and audio engineer. We met him at his studio in Greystones, where he discussed composing music for film and TV, field recording and parenthood.
Colin Morris: http://www.colinjmorris.com
Episode 15 – Anthony Kelly & David Stalling
David Stalling & Anthony Kelly: Sound artists. In The Royal Marine Hotel, we discussed the nature of collaboration, how sound creativity can be inspired by childhood, and more.
Anthony & David: http://www.radiossilent.org/