The orchestra explores the ‘blurred boundary between fine arts and and media arts’ in a collaboration with DJ Dashka who combines old and new technologies in his work.
Dashka is an award-winning music producer, composer,DJ and instrumentalist from Cork. His productions have been signed to the biggest global record labels,and he has performed DJ sets as far afield as Miami, Ibiza and Dubai.
Dashka also composes music for film. He presents a weekly 3 hour specialist radio show on Spin Southwest, and was awarded a Masters in Music & Technology from Cork School of Music.
“We are passionate about sharing the great music of the orchestral repertoire with a new audience of young people and we hope that these concerts will be an inspiring experience and one that will provide material for teachers to develop in the class-room.”