About Solstice


Laura Duff
Soprano, Laura Duff was the lead singer in the famous ‘Lord of the Dance’ show in Las Vegas for over two years. She is a native of Kilcock, Co. Kildare and has a B.A in music from N.U.I.M., where she majored in Classical performance. She also has a Higher Diploma in Education from Hibernia College. She trained in Classical singing for over 12 years in the College of Music in Dublin and is now a sought after vocal coach and works with many soloists and choirs.

Laura has been working as a professional vocalist for weddings, events and shows for  nearly 20 years. She has performed on a regular basis in such venues as Leixlip castle, Luttersltown Castle etc. and has performed in The Gaiety, the Olympia, and Draíocht theatres. She was the lead singer for ‘Lord of the Dance’ in Las Vegas for 2 and a half years but is now based full time in Kildare.

She has been featured on numerous recordings including ‘Celtic Skies’ and ‘Christmas around the World’ and has performed on numerous television recordings.
With her varied experience in classical, pop and Irish traditional music, you're guaranteed quality music arrangements for your special occasion, personally customized as you require.

 

Ian Brabazon
Ian Brabazon is an accomplished performer, musical director, sound engineer and composer. He is currently director of music at St. Patrick’s Church and Musical Director of Lucan Gospel Choir. He has performed and directed shows across Ireland and Europe. As Musical Director he has directed all the major Musicals from Chicago to The sound of Music. As head sound engineer for the floating theatre has engineered for many major Irish stars such Niamh Kavanagh, Mary Coughlan, Luka Bloom and Mundy. Ian has also worked as local crew on Irish concerts for U2, Radiohead, Neil Diamond, Korn and The Eagles.

Ian completed his Primary degree in music performance and composition at N.U.I. Maynooth and went on to complete a Masters in music media technology in Trinity College Dublin.

After seven years lecturing music technology first in Trinity College Dublin and later in N.U.I. Maynooth he set up a successful Music and Media company Vita Studios.

This music and technology background offers wedding couples the expertise not only to provide perfect performance but just as important faultless sound production for your wedding. Vita studios provide all the sound equipment required to reproduce the music style you want for your special day. No other ensemble can achieve such a professional production for your ceremony at any location you have chosen for your wedding.