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ACM Global Connections - Irish Composers

  • Fulton Hall - U of C 5801 South Ellis Avenue Chicago, IL, 60637 United States (map)

Access Contemporary Music’s three-concert Global Connections series concludes with a program of music by Irish composers presented in association with the Contemporary Music Centre in Dublin. Three generations of living composers will be featured including a work by Jane O'Leary, ACM’s second-ever Composer Alive commission.


Judith Ring
Enda Bates
Dave Fennessy
Ed Bennett
Ian Wilson
Deirdre McKay

About the Ensemble

The Palomar Ensemble is the performance wing of ACM, a Chicago-based music ensemble specializing in the performance of the music of living composers. Led by Artistic Director Francesco Milioto, Palomar performs in diverse venues throughout the Chicago area including the Pritzker Pavilion at Millennium Park, Chicago Cultural Center, the Empty Bottle, Green Mill and many more.

In addition to performing throughout Chicago, Palomar has been invited to perform on festivals and other contemporary music events throughout the world including the Beijing Modern Music Festival, the Conservatoire Claude Debussy in Paris, Stanford University’s Pan-Asian Festival and UNAM in Mexico City among others.

Open to the public. $20 at the door, $15 online, $8 students and seniors.

Sponsored by the Global Voices Performing Arts Series and Access Contemporary Music. Presented in conjunction with the Contemporary Music Center in Dublin.