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"Deirdre Gribbin is a charismatic and intriguing new voice in contemporary music."
Paul Conway
The Independent

Her music has been performed at The Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, New York.  Empire States for orchestra was an award winner in the UNESCO International Rostrum of Composers. She also won an Arts Foundation Award for her prestigious opera Hey Persephone! for Aldeburgh and Almeida Festivals. Deirdre has been exploring links between music and genetics at Sanger Institute, Cambridge and UCL London developing music codes from human DNA. She is a Sir Winston Churchill Fellow, a Fulbright Scholar and a Leverhulme Overseas Fellow. (see events pages)

She is Artistic Director of 'Venus Blazing Music Theatre Trust', working with young people with learning disabilities.
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concerts & events

'GenoME' 2017 a new work in collaboration with UCL Genome research group PGP (Personal Genome Project)
New work for piano and orchestra  2017 RTE National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland
'somewhere i have never travelled' with photographer Esther Teichmann at Transformer Station, Cleveland, USA 2017
'Hearing Your Genes Evolve' featured in The Dark Gene, Shortlisted for The Berlinale Film Festival Documentary Prize 2016




A short film about the The Northern Irish influences on Deirdre Gribbin's new piano concerto

See RTE Television's short film about the The Northern Irish influences on Deirdre Gribbin's new piano concerto
http://vimeo.com/52259139

 


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