#341 Ulysses Journey

February 2nd, 2022 marks the 100th anniversary of the publication of James Joyce’s landmark novel Ulysses.

To celebrate the importance of this milestone, the Contemporary Music Centre, Ireland (CMC) teamed up with the Centre Culturel Irlandais (CCI) to present an international celebration across Ireland and Europe from February to June 2022. 

Seth Boustead talks to the CMC’s Linda O’Shea Farren from the CMC about this project and features music from the resulting concert and film series.


Luminary Reflection by Ed Bennett
– Performed by Dermot Dunne – accordion, Ed Bennett – electronics and Thomas Bennett – spoken word

Solas Imboc by Áine Mallon
– Performed by Katalin Koltai – guitar

Luteofulvous Ebullition: the qualities of water by Garth Knox
– Performed by Barry McGovern – spoken word, Dermot Dunne – accordion

The Private Consciousness of Molly Bloom by Greg Caffrey
– Performed by Katalin Koltai – guitar, Elizabeth Hilliard – soprano

Oak by Petra Szászi 
Performed by Katalin Koltai – guitar

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