Glucksman Gallery

Glucksman Unplugged: Mark O'Leary

Lewis Glucksman Gallery

For this special Unplugged concert Cork born guitarist + composer Mark O'Leary will perform in conversation with an art work from the current exhiition, Then + Now: Evolving Art Practices.

Mark O'Leary is a Cork born guitarist and composer. Educated at Musicians Institute in Los Angeles, he is considered by some to be the most technically gifted and innovative guitarist Ireland has ever produced. The release of numerous CDs in the past 3 or 4 years has helped him gain a growing following not just in Ireland but also further afield. Levitation with Tomasz Stanko and Billy Hart has received global praise and received 4 stars in Penguin guide to Jazz. His musical tribute to Irish Writer Samuel Beckett with Cuong Vu and Tom Rainey Waiting received 5 stars from Freejazz Stef and strong reviews from both the BBC and The Guardian. O'Leary specializes in post-jazz music, performs virtuoso acoustic folk music and is also an electronic artist composing soundscapes that can be described as post-industrial ambient /Landscape and he is a multi genre composer. For this special Unplugged concert Mark will perform in conversation with an art work from the Then + Now: Evolving Art Practices exhibition currently on display at the Glucksman.

Category: Arts and Cultural Events: Glucksman Gallery
Time: 6pm
Location: Lewis Glucksman Gallery
Target Audience: All Welcome
Admission Price: € Free
Contact: Ciaran Meade
021 4901844

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