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Sounds Good

I remember the piece that had a large influence on me was Turangalîla … I didn’t even know the name Messiaen.

Harrison Birtwistle, Paris Transatlantic Magazine, 1995/07/08


We are a twenty–five minute drive from Cork City, five minutes from Macroom and eleven hours and forty minutes from Detroit, Michigan.
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The final few minutes drive into rural Cork can be something of a trial if you are not generally used to anything less than an eight–lane highway — do remember to keep to the left and watch out for sight–seeing cows.

A Tanglewood guitar hanging on a black and white regional road sign labelled Ruisín (Gaeilge) and Rusheen (English) near Macroom, County Cork, Republic of Ireland.

Separate Recording rooms let you see with no audio spill. A dead sound Vocal Booth, Drum Room with a little Air, both visible from the Live Room. We've even been asked to turn the drums up on occasions!

Without Whose Support …

Prince Joseph Franz Maximilian Lobkowicz commissioned some of the finest string quartets from Haydn and Beethoven at the turn of the 19th century — Beethoven’s Symphony No. 3 in E flat major (Op. 55), better known as the Eroica Symphony, is dedicated to him.