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Production work

Laoise O'Brien has been active as a music producer since 2011. She has worked on numerous albums, video projects, radio broadcasts, interviews and podcasts.
Laoise's skill-set includes: project management, programming, score reading, music editing (pro tools), video editing (premier pro), studio supervision, design, and art-work management. She works with a number of graphic designers, photo and videographers, technicians, and post-production professionals, in addition to a successful partenership with recording engineer, Ben Rawlins.

Projects

Music Albums (Sample)

·      Favourite songs, Claudia Boyle, soprano (June 2021)

·      The New Irish Harp, music for Irish harp, Anne-Marie O'Farrell (April 2021)

·      The Irish Double Bass, works for Double Bass by Irish composers- Malachy Robinson (March 2021)

·      Travelling: works by Irish composers- Adrian Mantu, cello and Dermot Dunne, accordion (February 2021)

·      RTÉ lyric fm- Sweeney by Neil Martin- RTÉ Concert Orchestra, David Brophy, Iarla Ó Lionáird, Mark Redmond, (September 2019/Sept 2020)

·      RTÉ lyric fm - Music of Brian Boydell- directed by Dr Cliona Doris (April 2019)

·      RTÉ lyric fm- The Piper and Fairy Queen, Camerata Kilkenny with David Power (February 2018)

·      RTÉ lyric fm- The string music of Swan Hennessy. RTÉ ConTempo Quartet (2017)

 

Radio projects

·      Chamber Choir Ireland: Northern Lights (February 2022)

·      RTÉ lyric fm broadcast (Oct 2021): RTÉ Concert Orchestra, Gavin Moloney. Young soloists programme to be broadcast in 2022.

·      Liberation: The Music of Daniel O’Connell (Oct 2021) Live concert broadcast featuring Gavan Ring (Tenor), Fiachra Garvey (piano) and guests.

·      Musici Ireland (2021): Series of Chamber music concerts from Wells House: Broadcast on RTÉ lyric fm and BBC Radio 3.

·      Boyne Music Festival (2021): Pre-recorded concert for broadcast on RTÉ lyric fm. Various artists.

·      NUI Maynooth 50th Anniversary Carol Service (2019): Broadcast on RTÉ lyric fm.

·      Documentary on the National Youth Orchestra tour to Amsterdam (2018): Broadcast on RTÉ lyric fm. 

·      Documentary, Sonnets for the Cradle (2013): Broadcast on RTÉ lyric fm.
 

Video projects (Music producer on these projects)

·      Ulysses Journey 2022 video project for the Contemporary Music Centre and Centre Culturel Irlandais (January 2022)

·      Blackwater Valley Opera Festival: Gianni Schicchi, Lismore (September 2021) and John F Larchet Project and Opera Arias (October 2020)

·      Kilkenny Arts Festival: Secret Music Series (August 2021 and August 2020)

·      Boyne Music Festival: Chamber Music Series (July 2021)

·      Travelling: Reimaging Irish Historical Works - Adrian Mantu & Dermot Dunne for the Romanian Cultural Institute/Culture Ireland (March 2021)

·      NUI Maynooth 225th Anniversary Concert with Kairos Productions (February 2020)

·      Music Network series at DLR LeXicon (2 seasons: 2018 & 2019)

Irish double bass
Anne-Marie O'Farrell
Robert Harvey
Swan Hennessy_RTÉ ConTempo Quartet
The Far Flung Trio
Camerata Kilkenny
St. Mary's Pro Cathedral Girls Choir
Easter in Ireland
Róisín Ward-Morrow
NYOI Jan19
Julie Maisel
NYOI - July 18