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Digital Marketing Executive
Job
10 February MCD
Chamber Babies - With Richard Douglas & Darren Baird
Concert
25 February Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast
City Of Dublin Chamber Orchestra
Concert
18 February Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin
The Music of Michael Holohan
Concert
29 January Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane
Opera Theatre Company Presents: Handel's Acis & Galatea
Opera
13 April Solstice Arts Centre, Navan

News

John O’Conor to receive NCH Lifetime Achievement Award for 2017
Irish pianist, who celebrates 70th birthday this year, will perform at gala concert in November.
Free Choral Music Lecture Series at NCH Starts Tomorrow
Speakers include Dr Frank Lawrence, Professor Raymond Gillespie, Dr Tríona O'Hanlon, Professor Harry White, Leo Samama and Helen Gubbins – with musical illustrations by members of Chamber Choir Ireland.

Articles

The Classical Music Establishment Strikes Back
Toner Quinn
Michael Dervan's new book, 'The Invisible Art: A Century of Music in Ireland 1916–2016', is, like the Composing the Island festival last September, an attempt at addressing the ‘invisibility of composers in Irish life’ – but not all composers, writes Toner Quinn.
A Gaeltacht Moment
An upcoming festival of music and song in Conamara is about the past and the future.
Chaos is My Friend
When life doesn’t follow the stats
The Splintering
Towards a future of micro music communities.
Would you like to write for The Journal of Music? Read our call for submissions here.

Latest Events

Chamber Babies - With Richard Douglas & Darren Baird
Concert
25 February Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast
City Of Dublin Chamber Orchestra
Concert
18 February Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin
The Music of Michael Holohan
Concert
29 January Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane
Opera Theatre Company Presents: Handel's Acis & Galatea
Opera
13 April Solstice Arts Centre, Navan

Latest Jobs and Opportunities

Digital Marketing Executive
Job
10 February MCD
Artist Services Assistant
Job
Songkick, London
The Sir Charles Mackerras Junior Fellowship in Conducting
Call for Submissions
17 February Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance
Two Junior Fellowships in Piano Accompaniment
Call for Submissions
24 February Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance
The Richard Carne Junior Fellowship for Individuals
Call for Submissions
17 February Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance

New Releases

New single by Cork musician Ducksy
Recording
David "Ducksy" Moynihan
New Single - New Eyes
Recording
Breda Mayock
'In the Dark' A Song for Syria
Recording
Fiona Kelleher, John Spillane, Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh, Neil...
Architectures, Music for Solo Instrument
Recording
Various Artists
Caoimhin Vallely new piano CD
Recording
Caoimhin Vallely

Upcoming Events

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Choral Music in Ireland - History & Evolution Lecture Series
Lecture
24 January Kevin Barry Room, National Concert Hall, Dublin
A Feast of Coolmine Talent 2017
Showcase
24 January Draíocht, Blanchardstown
Kris Drever, Julie Fowlis, Aoife Ní Bhriain & Padraig Rynne
Concert
24 January Pavilion Theatre, Dún Laoghaire
Music Network presents Kris Drever, Julie Fowlis, Aoife Ní Bhriain and Pádraig Rynne
Concert
24 January Pavilion Theatre, Dún Laoghaire
Martin Hayes and David Power
Concert
25 January Matt Molloy's, Westport
Reeling in the Showband Years
Concert
25 January Draíocht, Blanchardstown
 Derek Ryan in Concert
Concert
26 January glór

Upcoming Deadlines

 
Job
24 January Berkshire Maestros
 
Call for Submissions
24 January Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
 
Job
27 January Royal College of Music
 
Call for Submissions
27 January Offaly County Council
 
Job
29 January European Union Youth Orchestra
 
Job
30 January Berkshire Maestros
 
Job
30 January Wexford County Council Arts Department
 
Job
30 January Galway 2020
 
Job
31 January
CEO
The Irish Memory Orchestra

Festivals

5th Annual Concertina Cruinniú
Festival
17 February Miltown Malbay, County Clare
New Music Dublin 2017
Festival
2 March National Concert Hall
Entry Deadline - 2017 Waltons Music for Schools Competition
Festival
10 March Waltons New School of Music
Consairtín, the national concertina convention
Festival
21 April Ennis, Co. Clare
Classical Guitar Festival
Festival
19 August West Dean College

Funding

 
26 January Music Network
 
26 January Cavan Arts
 
9 February Arts Council / An Chomhairle Ealaíon
 
16 February Arts Council / An Chomhairle Ealaíon