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Donnacha Dennehy: The Hunger

Alarm Will Sound, Alan Pierson

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The Hunger  
I Have Seen and Handled the Black Bread
Donnacha Dennehy; Alarm Will Sound; Alan Pierson
I Feared He Would Die
Donnacha Dennehy; Alarm Will Sound; Alan Pierson
Black Potatoes
Donnacha Dennehy; Alarm Will Sound; Alan Pierson
Donnacha Dennehy; Alarm Will Sound; Alan Pierson
Dreadful Winter
Donnacha Dennehy; Alarm Will Sound; Alan Pierson
Total Playing Time    45:43
"[The Hunger] bears hearing and rehearing. It is powerful, and it makes a statement."
- The Washington Post

Donnacha Dennehy's The Hunger explores Ireland's Great Famine. Performed by Alarm Will Sound led by Alan Pierson, soprano Katherine Manley, and sean nós singer Iarla Ó Lionáird, the libretto draws from first-hand accounts by American humanitarian Asenath Nicholson.
96 kHz / 24-bit PCM – Nonesuch Studio Masters

Tracks 1-5 – 48 kHz / 24-bit PCM, mastered in 96 kHz / 24-bit

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