Ailís performs at Cafe Oto, London 2nd March

Ailís will perform her piano suite Into the Sea of Waking Dreams… at Cafe Oto, London on Wednesday 2nd March as part of The World According to Bob – a night of Irish music is an immersive showcase of the vibrant and diverse world of Irish composition to honour the Northern Irish musician and musicologist Bob Gilmore, who died in January 2015. The concert takes places as part of “The world according to Bob”, a two-day event with performances and talks held at London’s City University and Cafe OTO.

Award winning Irish broadcaster and documentary maker Bernard Clarke and Irish publisher and musician Toner Quinn will read short extracts from Bob Gilmore’s writings on Irish music between each work, in this fitting tribute to a seminal figure in Irish music.

Supported by Culture Ireland as part of the Ireland 2016 Centenary Programme.

Royal Academy of Music Premiere July 2022

Royal Academy of Music Premiere July 2022

Double-bass player and singer Eleanor Grant will give the world premiere of Ailís Ní Ríain's Mascaron for double-bass and recorded prepared piano on 1st July...

Irish Times Feature April 2022

Irish Times Feature April 2022

A feature about Ailís was published in The Irish Times in April 2022 in advance of the premiere of her orchestral work Flower Scar Road for the RTÉ Concert...