Concert: Performance of Tarik O’Regan’s Acallam na Senórach


Location: DeBartolo Performing Arts Center, Leighton Concert Hall

This is the North American premiere of Tarik O’Regan’s _Acallam na Senórach_ commissioned by the University of Notre Dame: a substantial work for chamber choir, guitar, and percussion based on one of the most important ancient Irish texts to survive the Middle Ages. A symposium discussing the work will take place before the chamber choir performs in the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center's Browning Cinema. Speakers include: Micháel Ó Suillebháin, University of Limerick Joseph Nagy, University of California, Los Angeles Anne Dooley, University of Toronto Peter McQuillan, University of Notre Dame, Department of Irish Language and Literature Sponsored by the Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies