Times: Anytime during the working day
Format: 45- 60 minute live sessions that can be delivered at any frequency ie. weekly/daily/one-off. Businesses can book as many or as few sessions as they like.
Requirements: Any device with access to Zoom
Participants: Up to 20 participants per session
Customisation: Sessions can be tailored to business needs
Keith Acheson is a Belfast-based composer, conductor and teacher. After obtaining a BMus (Hons) in 1996 he was awarded a PhD in Composition from the Ulster University in 2002, studying under composer Dr David Morris. He has also studied with the late James Wilson, Martijn Padding, Kalevi Aho and Ake Pamerud at the Ennis IMRO and ISCM World Composers’ Summer Schools. He has had work performed by the Ulster Orchestra, Gemini Ensemble, Arco String Quartet, HuuJ Ensemble, Philippa Davies, Anne-Marie O’Farrell and Brian Keenan.
Most recently he conducted the world premiere of his hour-long work ‘18’ for soprano, women’s choir, narrator, string quartet, piano and tape, at the Crumlin Road Gaol. Commissioned by Belfast City Council, it honoured the activism of local suffragettes.
He is currently an arts facilitator for Arts Care and Choir Master for the Sing For Life and Crescendo community choirs as well as the Citi and Belfast Trust staff choirs.
Arts & Business is generously supported by The Arts Council of Northern Ireland.