Greg Ireland

Greg Ireland is a composer, songwriter and sound artist currently exploring the relationship between sound, space and social history. Taking influence from folklore he creates contemporary music and soundscapes that investigates the relationships between people, the land and their histories and stories. He has an extensive knowledge of British folk song and folklore and this informs much of his work.  He has recorded and toured with the folk-rock band Green Diesel for many years as multi-instrumentalist and songwriter and his songs and arrangements of traditional folk songs have drawn praise from critics.  He has also worked extensively in theatre productions as a composer and sound designer, working across a variety of different genres of music, both as a solo performer and as musical director.