Sklonište – Ailís Ní Ríain
A provocative and deeply moving work, celebrating the resilience and humour of a city mostly forgotten now by the West.
Combining new music for classical accordion, poetry, photography and film Sklonište celebrates the spirit of the Sarajevans who lived through the longest siege in modern history. The Siege of Sarajevo (Bosnia) was the longest siege in modern warfare, lasting 1,425 days and claiming 13,952 lives.
Ailís Ní Ríain is an Irish classical composer and writer, interested in creating work across music, theatre and installation to challenge, provoke and engage