Cellist • Pianist • Composer
Welcome to the official website of Ailbhe McDonagh.
Irish cellist, pianist, composer and international music artist.
World Premiere of Ailbhe McDonagh's 3 new songs for voice and piano in Vienna performed by Mairead Buicke and Deirdre Brenner
Ailbhe performed the Shostakovich Cello Concerto with The Hibernian Orchestra, Christchurch Cathedral, Dublin
Book launch in the RIAM of 'It's a Piano Thing', 36 compositions of Ailbhe's in two books published by Boosey&Hawkes
Watch and Listen
For more videos of Ailbhe on YouTube, you can watch them on her channel here which includes performances of Bach/Gounod's Ave Maria and Ravel's Piece en forme de Habanera.
Ave Maria, Bach/Gounod
Piece en forme de Habanera, Maurice Ravel
To listen to Ailbhe playing some traditional Irish music on the cello with Trio Elatha, click on the following link
The Butterfly/Aaron's Key
Named 'CD OF THE WEEK' on LYRIC FM, 'It's a Cello Thing', Ailbhe McDonagh's debut album, was released on Friday 27th April 2012. It is available to download from iTunes, Amazon, CD Baby and many others. It is also available to purchase directly from this website in hard copy - please follow this link.
"A Stunning Debut Album", Irish Independent