The Hugh Lane Concert series – Lauren Kinsella and Kit Downes

Series 3 of our Hugh lane series kicks off with a concert from award winning singer Lauren Kinsella and mercury music nominated artist Kit Downes. Here the duo, collaborate for a performance celebrating the work of the late great composer Paul Motian, and a selection of Irish Sean Nos songs.

About the series
The Hugh Lane Concert series showcases contemporary, traditional, classical and jazz music concerts recorded at Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane, as part of the Sundays @ Noon concerts. This radio series captures the best in Irish and international based composers and musicians performing in front of a live audience. As well as the performances, Near FM have recorded in-depth interviews with the musicians, and reactions from members of the public.

Series 1 and 2 are available here

Made with the support of the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland with the television licence fee.

Recorded by Ed Grannell with Gay Graham and Gary Kirwin

Produced and mixed by Paul Loughran

Interview and voiceover by Ken Tuohy

Voxpops by Silvana Benedetto