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Principal Harp
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29 January Auckland Philharminic Orchestra
Associate and Sub-Principal Trumpet
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29 January Auckland Philharminic Orchestra
Tutti First Violin
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29 January Auckland Philharminic Orchestra
Sub-Principal Cello
Job
29 January Auckland Philharminic Orchestra
Academic Subject Manager of Music & Sound
Job
26 November The University of South Wales

News

New BAN BAM Festival to Focus on Female Jazz Artists
Panel discussions and performances taking place from 4pm until late on Saturday 25 November at The Complex in Dublin.
Classical Music Awards for Killian White, Clodagh Kinsella, Amy Gillen and John O'Conor
Lifetime achievement award for John O'Conor; results in from Frank Maher, Irené Sandford and James Galway competitions.
Composers Selected for Composer Lab and Jerome Hynes Award
Robert Coleman wins Jerome Hynes Composition Competition and Anne-Marie O’Farrell, Michael Doherty and María Minguella selected for Composer Lab.

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Reviews

A Gaelic Night at the Opera
Opera could use more moments like this, particularly in Ireland, writes Brendan Finan about the recent performance of Robert O'Dwyer's Irish-language work 'Eithne', but what about the music?
Dig it in Galway
The Galway Jazz Festival is on an ambitious new path – with over 40 events over 4 days held in October. Toner Quinn attended three sold-out shows at the Mick Lally Theatre.
Like a Journey
Laura Hyland's Clang Sayne band bring together a subtle range of influences for her song sculptures. Anna Murray attended their recent performance at Little Museum of Dublin – the first in the new season of the Ergodos Santa Rita concert series.

Articles

Musicians and Conductors Speak Out on RTÉ Orchestral Review
Growing concern from music community over implications for musical life if orchestras diminished –  we speak to conductors Fergus Sheil and Sinéad Hayes, composer and pianist Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin and violinist Elizabeth Cooney, all of whom have performed with the RTÉ orchestras.
The Journey of Caoimhín Ó Raghallaigh
From Kitty Lie Over to The Gloaming
The Piper's Story Over Three Centuries
Adrian Scahill reviews an ambitious new history of Irish uilleann piping written by Colin Harper with piper John McSherry.
‘Our media have a great deal to answer for’
Benjamin Dwyer’s new book asks hard questions about Irish musical life.
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Latest Events

Lina Andonovska + Matthew Jacobson
Concert
12 December The Grand Social
In Conversation: Hearing Women
Talk
30 November First Draft Coffee
The Harbour Ukuleles
Workshop
30 November The Harbour Bar, Bray
Nelson Reis Presents Mark Knight
Dance
9 December The Court Venue
Siamsaíocht@6! le Gael Linn
Concert
18 January Powerscourt Townhouse Theatre

Latest Jobs and Opportunities

Tutti First Violin
Job
29 January Auckland Philharminic Orchestra
Sub-Principal Cello
Job
29 January Auckland Philharminic Orchestra
Academic Subject Manager of Music & Sound
Job
26 November The University of South Wales
Principal Harp
Job
29 January Auckland Philharminic Orchestra
Associate and Sub-Principal Trumpet
Job
29 January Auckland Philharminic Orchestra

Upcoming Events

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Music Network presents Quatuor Voce
Concert
24 November Siamsa Tíre, Tralee
Ardee Baroque
Festival
24 November St Mary's Abbey, Ardee
Mescalito w/ Shunya and Sarah Red
Concert
24 November Whelans
Oíche Cheoil le Jaskane and The Dreamers
Concert
24 November An Taibhdhearc, Galway
Jimi Hendrix Electric Experience
Concert
24 November The Hot Spot Music Club, Greystones
Crash Ensemble 20 Years
Concert
24 November National Concert Hall- Studio
AnTara launching new album, Faha Rain
Launch
24 November De Burgo's
Fiddle Duo Manus & Séamus McGuire at ITMA
Concert
25 November Irish Traditional Music Archive

Upcoming Deadlines

 
Job
24 November Edinburgh International Festival
 
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24 November Music Generation
 
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24 November Dublin City University
 
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26 November The University of South Wales
 
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26 November BIMM (British and Irish Modern Music Institite), London
 
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27 November Royal Opera House
 
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27 November Aberdeen Performing Arts
 
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27 November Dublin Fringe Festival
 
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27 November Maastricht University
 
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27 November The Boston Symphony Orchestra

Festivals

Ardee Baroque
Festival
24 November St Mary's Abbey, Ardee
BAN BAM
Festival
25 November The Complex
Dublin Racing Festival with Damien Dempsey and Stockton’s Wing
Festival
3 February Leopardstown Racecourse
Dublin Racing Festival with Damien Dempsey and Stockton’s Wing
Festival
4 February Leopardstown Racecourse
Mostly Modern Festival
Festival
5 June Arthur Zankel Music Center at Skidmore College

Funding

 
31 December Ealaín na Gaeltachta
 
31 December Arts Council of Northern Ireland
 
26 January Arts Council England
 
9 March Arts Council England