Ciaran Farrell - Composer at Ciaran Farrell

Composer at Ciaran Farrell

Current location

Ireland

Work category

Media and Design

Education

Masters/PostGrad

Ciaran Farrell is a composer based in Dublin, Ireland.

He has received commissions from the BBC, C4, Discovery Channel, Non-Fiction Films, RTÉ lyric fm, RTÉ Performing Groups, Craig Ogden, The Smith Quartet, Gerard McChrystal, John Feeley, Feeley/Dowdall duo, Katie McMahon, Concorde, Cois Ceim, Irish Modern Dance Theatre and Codetta amongst others.

More information: www.ciaranfarrell.com and www.myspace.com/ciaranfarrell

Ciaran Farrell's Professional Experience

1997 - Present

Ciaran Farrell - Composer

Irish composer Ciarán Farrell was born in Dublin and graduated from Trinity College in 1997.

On graduating he was dubbed by then head of department, Hormoz Farhat, as being, '...one of the most promising composition students I have had in a teaching career spanning some thirty five years.' He also took classes with renowned film composer Ennio Morricone at the Accademia Musicale Chigiana in Siena, Italy.

He has received commissions from the BBC, RTÉ lyric fm, RTÉ Performing Groups, Craig Ogden, The Smith Quartet, Gerard McChrystal, John Feeley, Feeley/Dowdall duo, Katie McMahon, Concorde, Cois Ceim, Irish Modern Dance Theatre and Codetta amongst others.

Ciarán has also worked on numerous TV/Film productions including the internationally broadcast series Divine Magic and Eyes on the World. Andre Singer (MD of Cafe Productions) wrote of Ciarán on the completion of Divine Magic, '...a hugely ambitious undertaking which composer Ciarán Farrell took into his stride. I look forward to working with him again, although I suspect he will be in too great demand in the future.' Other production companies worked with include C4, Discovery, RTÉ, TG4, Littlebird and Non-Fiction Films. In addition he has written music for numerous commercials including the highly successful Heineken and Shell campaigns.

Key Skills
Composer film

Ciaran Farrell's Education and Qualifications

2011

Masters/PostGrad - Music Composition.

Trinity College, Dublin

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