The following is a chronological list of select Past Performances of Ina Boyle's MUSIC.

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2018 Boyle’s choral anthem The Transfiguration was performed by the choir of the Chapel’s Royal, HM Tower of London, on 7th July 2019. Directed by the Master of Music, Colm Carey.

2018 Boyle’s choral work, The Guardian Angel taken from her collection of 15 Gaelic Hymns (1923-24) was performed by The Compline Choir at St Mark’s Cathedral, Seattle, USA. The performance was part of a celebration mass for the Feast of St Michael & all Angels on 30 September 2018.

2018 Three Choirs Festival, Hereford Cathedral, 1 August 2018. The Transfiguration (1921) tenor solo, SATB choir and organ.

2018 Blackwater Valley Opera Festival, Dromore Yard, 31 May 2018. Nadège Rochat cello, Dearbhla Collins piano. Elegy (1913) for cello solo and orchestra, piano & cello arrangement performed, Psalm (1927) for cello solo and orchestra, piano and cello arrangement performed- Orchestral & piano scores typeset and edited by Emma C. O'Keeffe. Premiere performance.

2018 Stuttgart, Aylish Kerrigan (soprano). Looking Back (1961-66), 'Carrowdore', 'All Soul's Night', 'Oh Ghost that has gone', for soprano solo and piano. 23 April 2018.

2018 Musical Tales, ILAC Library & Rathmines Library, Dublin, 23 April 2018. 'Roses' (1909), 'Blessing' (1928), 'Song of Earth' (1914).

2018 Ludlow English Song Weekend - Carice Singers cond. by George Parrish, Gareth Brynmor John (baritone), Gavan Ring (tenor). 'Sleep Song' (1923), Selections form Celtic Hymns (1923-24), Three Songs by Walter de las Mare (1956). 7 - 8 April 2018. 

2018 BBC Radio 3 broadcast, Overture for Orchestra (1933-34) & Symphony No.1 'Glencree' (1924-27), 8 March 2018 - Scores typeset and edited by Sarah M. Burn.

2018 Nadège Rochat cello, Dearbhla Collins piano, Psalm (1927) fro cello solo and orchestra, Wigmore Hall, London. 8 March. - Critical edition by Emma C. O'Keeffe.

2018 RTE Contempo Quartet: Complete Beethoven Series featuring Irish Composers. Ina Boyle String Quartet in E minor (1937). 7 Jan - Kilkenny, 11 Jan. - Limerick, 14 Jan. - Sligo, 25 Jan. - Cork, 28 Jan. -NCH Dublin, 9 Mar. - Clonmel.

2018 CD Recording. Premiere Performances. Watford Colloseum, London, October 2017. BBC Concert Orchestra, Nadege Rochat (cello), Ronald Corp (cond.). Overture for Orchestra (1933-34), Concerto for violin and orchestra (1935), Symphony No. 1 “Glencree” (in the Wicklow Hills) (1924-27), Wildgeese (1942), Psalm for cello solo and orchestra (1927) - Premiere performance, critical edition by Emma C. O'Keeffe, A Sea Poem (1919), Colin Clout (1921).

2017 Music in Monkstown, Dublin. May 2017. Premiere PerformanceThree Ancient Irish Poems (1958) for soprano solo, viola and harp - 'Eve's Lament', 'Lament for Youth', 'Winter Song'. Critical editions by Emma C. O'Keeffe.

2017 CD recording. 'I am Wind on Sea' - Aylish Kerrigan (soprano) & Dearbhla Collins (piano). Three Songs by Walter de la Mare (1954-56), Sleep Song (1923). Critical editions by Dr David J. Rhodes.

2016 'Composing the Island: A Century of music in Ireland 1916-2016' centenary celebrations, 7 - 25 September 2017, NCH, Dublin. Symphony No.1 'Glencree' (1927), Two Poems by John Donne, Quartet in E minor (1934). 

2016 Premiere performance / recording. Nadege Rochat (cello), Paul Meyer (cond.) & the Staatskapelle Weimar Orchestra. Elegy (1913), May 2016. Critical edition by Emma C. O'Keeffe.

2015 Trinity College Chapel Dublin. Evensong. ‘Enniskerry’, Hymn, Trinity College Dublin Chapel Choir.

2015 St Patrick’s cathedral Dublin. Evensong. Motet ‘The Transfiguration’, Cathedral Choir.

2015 CIT Cork School of Music. String Quartet in e minor, Chiral Quartet; ‘Phantasy’ for viola and piano, David Kenny viola, Ciara Moroney piano.

2014 Trinity College Dublin Examination Hall, ‘In Tune’ Exhbition. String quartet in e minor, Callino Quartet.

2013 Kilruddery House, ‘Wicklow on Song’. 4 songs, Regina Nathan soprano,

Anne Cullen piano.

2013 Trinity College Chapel Dublin.  Motet ‘The spacious firmament on high’, RIAM Camerata conducted Blanaid Murphy.

2013 St Paul’s cathedral, London, Evensong. Motet, ‘The spacious firmament on high‘, Cathedral Choir.

2013 St Vedast ,London. Hymn ‘Enniskerry ‘, Trinity College Dublin Chapel Choir.

2013 St. John’s Smith Square, London, Europe Day Concert, Sketch for small orchestra, ‘Wildgeese’, European Union Youth Orchestra, conductor Laurence Pilot.

Repeated  Harpa Hall Reykjavik

2011 Black Box Theatre Dundalk, Hugh Lane Gallery Dublin, St. Patrick’s Church of Ireland Enniskerry. Three concerts: String quartet in e minor; Callino Quartet; 6 Songs, Colette McGahan mezzo-soprano, David Brophy piano.

2010 Ulster Hall, Concerto for violin and orchestra, Ulster Orchestra conducted Kenneth Montgomery, Catherine Leonard violin.

2000 Longford, Belfast, Westmeath, Dublin. Motet ‘O Thou whose Spirit’ National Chamber Choir Tour conducted Colin Mawby

1977  Monkstown Church Dublin. Three ‘Gaelic Hymns’ RTÉ Singers conducted Eric Sweeney.

1977 Monkstown Church Dublin.‘The Transfiguration’ RTÉ Singers conducted Michael Bowles.

1964 Saffron Walden, ‘Three Songs by Ben Jonson’, ‘Still falls the rain’ Macnaghten String Quartet/Margaret Cable mezzo soprano.  

1960 Wigmore Hall, ‘No coward soul is mine’, Kathleen Merrett Orchestra/ Janet Baker mezzo soprano.

1956 Arts Council London, ‘Gaelic Hymns’, Purcell Singers conducted Imogen Holst.

1955 Gaiety Theatre Dublin. Wildgeese, Radio Éireann Symphony Orchestra  conducted Edmond Appia.

1955 Arts Council London, ‘Two Songs of the Woods’; ‘Three Mediaeval Latin Lyrics’, Joan Gray mezzo soprano/Eric Stephens piano.

1950 Abbey Lecture Hall Dublin. Elegy from Virgilian Suite, Dublin Orchestral Players conducted Brian Boydell.

1949 Phoenix Hall Dublin. The Vision of Er  Scene 111,  Radio Éireann Symphony Orchestra  conducted Brian Boydell

1949 Palma Mallorca. Colin Clout, Orchesta Sinfonica de Mallorca conducted Ekitai Ahn.

1948 Capitol Theatre Dublin. Wildgeese, Radio Éireann Symphony Orchestra  conducted Edmond Appia

1948 Wigmore Hall, ‘Gaelic Hymns’, Oriana Madrigal Society, conducted Charles Kennedy Scott.

1945 Beverly Minster, ‘Think then my soule’, René Soames tenor, Hirsch Quartet.

1942 BBC London, ‘Think then my soule’, Harold Bradbury tenor/ Zorian Quartet.

1937 BBC London, String quartet in e min, Macnaghten String Quartet. 

1938 Gaiety Theatre Dublin. Colin Clout, Radio Éireann Orchestra conducted Aloys Fleischmann

1936 Aula Maxima University College Cork. Colin Clout, Cork University Orchestra conducted Aloys Fleischmann. 

1933 Aeolian Hall, ‘Gaelic Hymns’, Oriana Madrigal Society, conducted Charles Kennedy Scott. 

1931 Aeolian Hall, ‘Gaelic Hymns’, Oriana Madrigal Society conducted Charles Kennedy Scott.  

1929 Theatre Royal Dublin and RDS Dublin. Two performances The Magic Harp, Dublin Philharmonic Society conducted Fritz Brase

1927 Bournemouth. The Magic Harp, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra conducted Landon Ronald. 

1925 RCM. Movement from the ‘Glencree’ Symphony, LSO conducted  Adrian Boult

1923 Promenade Concert, Queen’s Hall, The Magic Harp, (New) Queen’s Hall Orchestra conducted Sir Henry Wood.

1922 RCM, Colin Clout, LSO conducted Adrian Boult.

1922 St Patrick’s cathedral, Dublin. Motet The Transfiguration, Cathedral Choir.

1920 RCM. The Magic Harp, LSO conducted  Adrian Boult.

1920 Bournemouth. The Magic Harp, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra conducted Dan Godfrey.  

1920 Woodbrook, Bray. ‘Soldiers at Peace’  Bray Choral Society conducted Thomas Weaving.