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Assistant Lecturer in Viola (Permanent Pro-Rata Part-Time) (3 hours)
Job
3 October DIT Conservatory of Music and Drama
Assistant Lecturer in Classical Guitar (Permanent Wholetime)
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3 October DIT Conservatory of Music and Drama
ISSTA International Festival and Conference on Sound in the Arts, Science and Technology
Festival
7 September to 9 September
University of Ulster, Magee Campus
Aluminata
Concert
11 September Sirius Arts Centre
Marketing & Events Internship
Job
2 September Improvised Music Company

News

5% Funding Increase for Lyric FM
Audiences decrease for RTÉ Orchestras, Quartet and Choirs.
New Martin Hayes Quartet to Open Masters of Tradition
Quartet developed as part of Hayes residency at the University of Limerick.
Crash Ensemble and Peter Whelan Win Major Arts Council Awards
The substantial awards are among seven made under the Arts Council's Making Great Work scheme.

Articles

Who's Afraid of Electronic Music?
Liam Cagney
A new electroacoustic music festival debuted in Dublin in April. Featuring Jennifer Walshe, Lucy Railton, Fergal Dowling and more, it adds an important layer to the country's new music scene, writes Liam Cagney.
The MacGregor Adventure
There is arguably less adventure in classical music recitals today than at the time of Liszt, but not in the case of Joanna MacGregor, writes John McLachlan.
The Star of the Folk Revival
What was it about Micho Russell's music and performances that was so unique and compelling, and that made him into a star of the folk revival? Niall Keegan listens to a recent double-CD collection which includes a range of previously unpublished recordings.
The Changing Colours of Kaleidoscope
For six years, the Kaleidoscope night has encapsulated the energy and community of the Dublin new music scene. As the curators embark on some new ideas, Anna Murray explores the event's allure.
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Latest Events

ISSTA International Festival and Conference on Sound in the Arts, Science and Technology
Festival
7 September to 9 September
University of Ulster, Magee Campus
Aluminata
Concert
11 September Sirius Arts Centre
Culture Night at CMC: Jennifer Walshe presents Aisteach
Showcase
16 September Contemporary Music Centre
Composer Roger Doyle to perform free concert...
Concert
27 August Hugh Lane Gallery, Dublin
Hank Wedel Band / Greenshine
Concert
30 September The Hot Spot Music Club, Greystones

Latest Jobs and Opportunities

Assistant Lecturer in Viola (Permanent Pro-Rata Part-Time) (3 hours)
Job
3 October DIT Conservatory of Music and Drama
Assistant Lecturer in Classical Guitar (Permanent Wholetime)
Job
3 October DIT Conservatory of Music and Drama
Marketing & Events Internship
Job
2 September Improvised Music Company
Chief Executive
Job
5 September Academy of St Martin in the Fields

New Releases

Take Me Home
Video
Ardú Vocal Ensemble
Everybody Learns
Video
David "Ducksy" Moynihan
Eochaid
Recording
Beoga
Marios Joannou Elia’s new CD Staubzucker: A Ground-breaking Album of Guitar Music
Recording
Marios Joannou Elia, Kostas Tosidis, Ronny Wiesauer,...
Haivka
Recording
Yurodny

Upcoming Events

from
 What the Wild Geese Heard
Concert
28 August Sirius Arts Centre
Hothouse Flowers
Concert
28 August Upstairs @ The White Horse
Caitlin Nic Gabhann & Ciaran O Maonaigh
Concert
2 September The Seamus Ennis Arts Centre
Bojan Z – The Triskel Steinway Piano Solo Series
Concert
3 September Triskel Christchurch, Cork
Solo Piano Series: Bojan Z
Concert
4 September Hugh Lane Gallery, Dublin
Vivid Traces
Concert
7 September The Bello Bar, Dublin
Caitlin Nic Gabhann & Ciaran O Maonaigh
Concert
7 September Matt Molloy's, Westport
The Alan Kelly Gang with Eddi Reader
Concert
7 September The Dock, Carrick-on-Shannon
RoCa ReHo
Concert
7 September The Grand Social, Dublin

Upcoming Deadlines

 
Call for Submissions
29 August 40 Lower Drumcondra Road Dublin 9
 
Job
29 August English National Opera
 
Call for Submissions
30 August Sound and Music
 
Job
31 August
 
Job
31 August London Symphony Orchestra
 
Auditions
31 August 40 Lower Drumcondra Road Dublin 9
 
Job
1 September London Symphony Orchestra
 
Job
2 September Jam Music Company
 
Job
2 September Improvised Music Company

Festivals

ISSTA International Festival and Conference on Sound in the Arts, Science and Technology
Festival
7 September to 9 September
University of Ulster, Magee Campus
Beat Root - Belfast
Festival
7 September Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast
Music in Monkstown
Festival
9 September Monkstown Parish Church, Dublin
The Great Irish Beer Festival
Festival
22 September Cork City Hall

Funding

 
8 September Arts Council, Dublin
 
8 September Arts Council, Dublin
 
16 September Department of Arts Heritage & Gaeltacht
 
29 September Arts Council, Dublin
 
31 December Arts Council, Dublin