Mince Pies and Minor Chords

A one-hour programme on the life and work of Amy H H A Beach (1867-1944), considered to be the first successful American female composer of large-scale art music, who again and again during her composing career returned to Irish sources for inspiration.

This programme was funded by the Broadcasting Authority of lreland with the Television Licence Fee and RTÉ.

Produced by Claire Cunningham.

Broadcast on Friday 1 September 2017 at 7 pm on RTÉ Lyric fm.

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