Chloe Agnew and Dermot Kiernan "Celtic Music"
March 4, 2017 – SAT - 3 PM and 8 PM
Tickets $20.00/$25.00 plus Ga 7% tax.
Chloë Alexandra Adele Emily Agnew is an Irish singer and songwriter who is an original former member of the Celtic music group Celtic Woman, as well as its youngest member.
She comes from Knocklyon, County Dublin where she lived with her mother Adele "Twink" King and younger sister, Naomi. She sings in English, Irish, Latin, Italian, and German. Agnew has a soprano vocal range.
Dermot is a native of Kells, Co Meath. He began his musical training on the piano and the classical accordion at the age of 6 under the tuition of John Chilton and from there went on to study with Patricia Kavanagh at the Royal Irish Academy of Music up to ARIAM standard. He has also studied voice with Ms. Mary Brennan RIAM and currently studies with Collette McGahon at the DIT Conservatory of Music.
Dermot graduated with a B MUS (Hons) from NUI Maynooth majoring in performance in 2004 and in 2006 graduated with a Masters Degree in Early Music Performance and Musicology from NUI Maynooth. From there he went to study Medieval Performance under Benjamin Bagby and Katarina Livljanic at the Sorbonne, Paris from 2006-2007.
Dermot has a vast experience in the world of choral music and has worked with many choirs and ensembles both in Dublin and Paris including Christchurch Cathedral Dublin, The Palestrina Choir Dublin, The Sorbonne Scholars, Paris and The American Cathedral Choir, Paris.