Moya Brennan, the Voice of Clannad, with harp virtuoso, Cormac De Barra, bring their enchanting Voices & Harps live show to The Dock to their new, critically acclaimed album, Timeless, along with a rich selection of traditional favourites and songs from their own repertoires. They will also be joined by Lia Wright on fiddle and vocals.
Moya and Cormac's live shows are a spectacle of rhythm, atmosphere and vibrant harmony. Moya's haunting, timeless vocals and Cormac's mastery of the harp pay homage not only to their vibrant Irish traditional heritage but also to their grasp of contemporary musical forms. They will be joined on stage by a superb band that includes Aisling Jarvis (Guitar, Bouzouki) and Paul Jarvis (Percussion, Keys). The band have been winning audiences around Europe during the last 2 years.
Moya Brennan and Cormac De Barra both come from large musical families in Ireland and their mutual admiration for each other naturally developed into a stimulating musical relationship.
Their collection of Voices & Harps albums are the culmination of their friendship and creative synergy over the fifteen years. They combine the simplicity, depth and beauty of the extraordinary skills which make them unique in their own field. Timeless unveils a new chapter in their partnership.
Grammy award winner, Moya Brennan is the singer of Clannad as well as having a successful solo career. She has sung on most of the world’s great stages and has collaborated with many notable artists including The Chieftains, Paul Brady and Bono. Along with Cormac she is also a member of emerging Trad band, Crannua.
Cormac De Barra is renowned internationally as a versatile harp excellence. He continually pushes the boundaries of the Irish harp through his work with a wide array of artists, including Hazel O’Connor, Julie Feeney and Ashley Davis. Cormac also tours and records with his brothers Fionán and Éamonn in the family group, Barcó. Besides his busy performing schedule he regularly gives workshops and masterclasses around the world and was the presenter of TnaG's Imeall for a number of years.