Biography

Seán Clancy

  • Dublin, Ireland, 1984
  • Composer

Dublin born composer Seán Clancy’s music has been described as ‘exploring the tensions between found and original material, narrative and rupture, elite and vernacular values, and between innovation and intervention.’

His music has been performed and broadcast internationally by many of the worlds leading artists and ensembles and has featured at numerous international festivals of new music. Awards include an RTÉ Lyric FM/IMRO Composition Bursary (2012), selection for the UNESCO International Rostrum of Composers (2011) and BCMG/SAM Apprentice Composer in Residence (2011). Principal teachers have included David Lang, Joe Cutler, Howard Skempton and Gerald Barry. He is represented by the Contemporary Music Centre, Dublin.

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