Music City 2014 Foreword
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Full programme available at www.musiccityderry.co.uk
DAWN CHORUS Grianan of Aileach | 3.30am – 6am
Music City 2014 begins with the Dawn Chorus at Grianan of Aileach, one of Ireland’s most spectacular ancient sites.
Music from: Cór An Ghrianán, Robert Peoples, Ramon Ferguson, Ciaran Carlin and Joleen McLaughlin
SOUNDS OF THE CITY
Guildhall Square & Waterloo Place 10am - 12:00noon
PORTS THE WOOD BURNING SAVAGES THE CLAMEENS BEST BOY GRIP GLENN ROSBOROUGH JOHN DEERY & THE HEADS THE JEREMIAHS ATHRU THE PLANTIN ARD RI
The Craft Village, off Shipquay St 1pm – 9pm
DECLAN MCLAUGHLIN & THE HI-FLATS DRAMATIC TIGER CLUB EGO THE JACKAL GRIM LITTLE HOOKS OUR KRYPTON SON GABRIEL PASCHAL BLAKE WE ARE AERIALS TEKNOPEASANT
Newmarket St 11am - 6:00pm
ENCORE CONTEMPORARY CHOIR LONDONDERRY MUSICAL SOCIETY ALLEGRI PINK LADIES CHOIR MOMENTUM COMMUNITY CHOIR SIMON HERRON RONAN KEARNEY ROY ARBUCKLE
FESTIVAL VILLAGE Queens Quay 2pm - 9pm
BRITANNIA BAND COLMCILLE LADIES CHOIR KASHMIR KROWS PLUS MORE THE BANDSTAND Riverfront (near sainsburys) 12pm - 8pm
JOHANNA FEGAN, CONOR HUTCHEON, KEVIN BROWN, JUDE MCCANDLESS, CAHIR MCLAUGHLIN, NIAMH MCCAY, QUENTIN WYLIE, JESSICA DOHERTY, REBECCA MULHERON, LEAH MCDAID, NYREE PORTER, AISLING HARKIN
Tech-Over Electronica in the 21st Century
Session 1 - 10:30am - 12:00noon Session 2 - 12:30pm - 2:00pm The chance to hook up with a professional production team to create music using iPads, laptops and Ableton live. Shantallow Library 11am The Tracey Cullen Band Creggan Library, Central Drive 11:30am-12:30pm The Golden Era of Ceilidh Music and Dance from 1955 to 1970 a talk by Brian Lawler Waterside Library 1pm – 2:30pm Paul Casey Central Library, Foyle Street 2:30pm – 4:00pm The 6 String Songbook
City Centre 12:30pm – 4:30pm
Globally renowned saxophonist McChrystal will deliver five unique perforances across the city throughout the day in some unconventional venues including:
Music City at the LegenDerry Maritime Festival
MUSIC CITY AT LIBRARIES NI
ROARING MEG BUSKING COMPETITION
Floating Stage at Foyle Marina Fiorentinis, Strand Rd Bedlam, Pump St City Walls
SOLAS THE RAMBLING BOYS OF PLEASURE THE BIG OUTDOOR CEILI THE BIG SESSION
VOICES OF THE CITY
NEWMARKET STREET STAGE
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in association with Cultúrlann Uí Chanáin
Guildhall Square 12:30pm – 8pm
Music City will see young people perform on every stage at the festival. Those creating the sounds of the future have been taking part in the SYNC project for over a year. Come along and experience the SYNC vibe and see for yourself what the stars of the future have to offer.
A showcase of Derry’s best bands.
GERARD MCCHRYSTAL’S WORLD TOUR OF DERRY: PART 2 Various locations 12noon - 3:30pm
Waterloo Place 12noon – 8pm
Entries are encouraged from performers and buskers of all abilities. Prizes include
BEST ACT: £1,000 BEST JUNIOR/U18: £200 BEST SENIOR: £200 BEST GROUP: £200 BEST MALE: £200 BEST FEMALE: £200 SPIRIT OF THE FESTIVAL: £100
BBC PRESENTS MUSIC CITY LIVE The Guildhall 8pm – 10pm
Winners will be announced in Guildhall Square at 5.30pm. To receive a registration form email email@example.com or phone Seanin at The Gasyard on 02871262812
With special guests...
EOIN O’CALLAGHAN GERARD MCCHRYSTAL PAUL CASEY & RUTH MCGINLEY
MUSIC CITY IN THE CATHEDRAL QUARTER
Bedlam, Garden of Reflection, Sandwich Company 12noon – 5pm Derry’s buzzing Cathedral Quarter gets into the spirit of Music City with DJs, singer songwriters and bands playing across the area.
Join John Toal as he introduces some of the city’s finest performers alongside the Ulster Orchestra, conducted by Stephen Bell.
The Playhouse, Artillery St 10pm – 12pm
SOAK SLOWPLACELIKEHOME EGO THE JACKAL THE WOOD BURNING SAVAGES + more to be announced
Stephen McCauley presents a lineup of some of Electric Mainline’s favourite musicians. Apply for tickets to both BBC events at www.bbc.co.uk/tickets
AROUND THE WALLS City Walls 1pm – 5pm
Why not join us for LegenDerry Maritime Festival 21st - 29th June welcoming the Return of the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race www.legenderrymaritimefestival.com
ROCKERS REUNION STAGE
ECHO ECHO PRESENTS SUSU (Sight Unseen Sound Unheard) Echo Echo Studios, Magazine Street 4pm Steve Batts and Lorcan Doherty in Concert. Instant composition in sound and movement which takes a journey from the meditative through the humorous and strange to the passionate and back.
5pm - 9pm Masons, Magazine St
STATUS QUO TRIBUTE WITH MATCHSTICK MEN & PAPER PLANE
Under the guidance of Dónal Doherty, internationally acclaimed chamber choir, Codetta will travel around the city delivering performances at various locations throughout the day.
MAKING MONSTERS, SENERON, LADY J, BAKKEN
The Glassworks, Great James St 9pm - Late Salsa Celtica’s synthesis of Afro Latin Salsa with Scottish and Irish traditional music has taken the band on a remarkable journey, from the village halls of Scotland to music festivals around the globe.
Various locations 1pm - 5pm
Tickets: £15 on sale at Culturlann Ui Chanain, Great James St, Derry
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Trad/SYNC Stage Sounds of the City Voices of the City Festival Village Rockers Reunion Stage The Big Jam / An Seisun Mor Floating Stage Newmarket Street Stage The Playhouse The Guildhall The Glassworks
Hot 8 Brass Band
Celtronic present Friday 11th July @Sandinos, Water St,
Headliners include: Ame, Ben
UFO Derrick Carter, Karenn, Kolsch, Magic Mountain High, Max Cooper, Move D, Pearson Sound and more
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Foyle Marina 2pm - 10pm A selection of solo acts, bands and DJs will provide the soundtrack on this unique stage at Foyle Marina.
A musical wander around the Derry Walls featuring performances from the Britannia Junior Band, Gerard McChrystal, Walled City Tattoo ft. Sontas, Alba Flamenco, Ibuki Taiko, Uilleann Pipers, Songlines Choir and many more.