Welsh Pianist Llŷr Williams to Perform in Kansas City

Guest Blog post by Dr. Larkin Sanders, Director of Marketing and Community Engagement The Friends of Chamber Music Welsh pianist Llŷr Williams is widely admired for his profound musical intelligence, and for the expressive and communicative nature of his interpretations.  He has worked with orchestras including the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Scottish Chamber Orchestra, London Philharmonic…

Peace Choir Emerges after Terrorist Attack in Ireland

Vocalist Daryl Simpson has lent his voice to three-man international touring and recording group the Celtic Tenors since 2006. But before that, he helped his neighborhood recover after a terrorist attack killed 31 of his community members. He did this, using music. Daryl recounts, “in 1998, my home town, Omagh suffered a serious terrorist bomb killing 31…