Conor Linehan |

Conor Linehan

20 Shots of Opera

Biography

Conor studied piano at the Royal Irish Academy of Music with Therese Fahy and in London with Professor Peter Feuchtwanger. He has written scores for theatre companies including CoisCéim, Druid, The Abbey, The Royal Shakespeare Company, The British National Theatre, The Gate Theatre, the Lyric Theatre Belfast, Liverpool Playhouse, Hampstead Theatre, The Corn Exchange and Siren Productions. Recent productions include Richard the Third and Sive for Druid, Woyzeck in Winter for Landmark/Galway International Arts Festival and Dublin by Lamplight for Corn Exchange at the Abbey Theatre. Conor has solo piano commissions for the 2018 Dublin International Piano Competition and the renowned British pianist Joanna MacGregor which she performed on her 2015 Irish tour. Conor was 2018 Musician in Residence for Dun Laoghaire/Rathdown . As a pianist he has performed as soloist with the National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland, The RTÉ ConcertOrchestra, The Dublin Philharmonic and The Crash Ensemble. He is a member of the WhistleBlast Quartet. Conor is on the piano faculty of the Royal Irish Academy of Music.

October 2020