Eilish Butler/Willem Hulsegge

Irish singer, Eilish Butler studied Music at the Vrije Muziek Academy in Zeist (Netherlands) and later completed an MA in Ritual Chant & Song at the University of Limerick). Currently she is attending the MA program Concealed Knowledge in Theology & Religious Studies at the University of Groningen, Netherlands.

Born in the Netherlands, Willem Hulsegge completed a degree in Music Education at the Conservatory of Zwolle (NL) and took an MA in Ritual Chant and Song (Limerick University)

Eilish and Willem work together on developing the relationship between music and spirituality, specializing in medieval chant.

Eilish and Willem will perform Eilish’s newly composed version of The Song of Amergin at the opening event of the Poetry Gathering.