Patrick Cassidy
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Patrick Cassidy (born 1956) is an Irish orchestral, contemporary classical, choral, and film score composer. Cassidy was born in Claremorris, County Mayo, Ireland. He received a Master's Degree in Applied Mathematics from Limerick University, and supported his early compositional activities with ...

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Katherine Jenkins, Rhys Meirion & Patrick Cassidy
Vide cor Meum
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Studio Orchestra, Hans Zimmer, Patrick Cassidy & Gavin Greenaway
Hannibal : Vide Cor Meum
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Jonathan Hadary, Stephen Sondheim, Patrick Cassidy & Paul Gemignani
The Ballad of Guiteau (Assassins) (feat. Stephen Sondheim & Paul Gemignani)
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Florence Welch, Isabella Summers & Lisa Gerrard & Patrick Cassidy
Elegy
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Jim Dooley & Patrick Cassidy
Chord Of The Rings
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Patrick Cassidy
Clap Yo' Hands (O Kay)
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Patrick Cassidy
Vide cor Meum
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Patrick Cassidy
Still Drift
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Biography

Patrick Cassidy (born 1956) is an Irish orchestral, contemporary classical, choral, and film score composer.

Cassidy was born in Claremorris, County Mayo, Ireland. He received a Master's Degree in Applied Mathematics from Limerick University, and supported his early compositional activities with a day job as a statistician.

He is best known for his Narrative Cantatas—works he has written for Orchestra and Choir based on Irish Mythology. The Children of Lir released in September 1993 remained at number one in the Irish Classical Charts for a full year. It was the first Cantata ever written in the Irish language. The BBC later produced an hour long documentary on the piece.

Famine Remembrance, a commissioned piece to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Irish Famine was premiered in New York's St. Patrick's Cathedral in 1996. A recording of the piece was released the following year. In June 2007, Famine Remembrance was performed at the opening of Toronto's Ireland Park with the President of Ireland as special guest.

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