Archive : Literary Programme 2014

The IMRAM Blues Project: Dhúisíos ar Maidin

The IMRAM Blues Project: Dhúisíos ar Maidin
(Presented by Liam Carson)

Where
Maritime Hotel

Date
Sun 6 July

Time
22:30

Cost
€15

Féachfar anocht ar an gormacha sa cheol agus san fhilíocht. Gheobhaimid amhráin chlasaiceacha sa seánra seo ó Bessie Smith, John Lee Hooker, Blind Willie McTell and Billie Holiday; is dánta de chuid Langston Hughes, Amiri Baraka (LeRoi Jones) agus a thuilleadh nach iad. Liam Ó Muirthile is Gabriel Rosenstock na haistritheoirí agus na hoirfidigh a chuirfidh inár láthair na seoda seo i dteannta an Mary Ryan Blues Group, le Dick Farrelly (giotár); Dave Fleming (dord); Tim  Creedon (cnaguirlisí). Teilgfidh Margaret Lonergan físeanna gormacha ar an scáileán.

Tonight  IMRAM explores both  blues poetry and  song. Here are classic blues songs by Bessie Smith, John Lee Hooker, Blind Willie McTell and Billie Holiday; and poems by  Langston Hughes,  Amiri Baraka (LeRoi Jones) and others. Translated by poets Liam Ó Muirthile and Gabriel Rosenstock, they will be performed by the poets themselves and by the Mary Ryan Blues Group, featuring Dick Farrelly on guitar; Dave Fleming on bass; and Tim Creedon on percussion. With screen projections by Margaret Lonergan, the evening is curated by Liam Carson of IMRAM.