Latest

In Dialogue w/ Gamelan Nua
Concert
31 July National Concert Hall- Studio
Music Recital
Concert
11 August St. Mary's Church, Feakle
Music Generation Louth Recruitment Resource and Tutor Posts
Job
4 August Louth and Meath Education and Training Board
Boyne Music Festival (4–6 August 2017)
Festival
4 August Townley Hall

News

U2 and The Ireland Funds Gift a Further €3.3m to Music Generation
National music education programme to be rolled out in nine new areas.
UCC Seeking Applications for Traditional Artist in Residence
Deadline for submissions is 15 August.
Moving on Music Announces Emerging Artists
Scheme provides participants with a range of mentoring and business advice over 12 months.

Reviews

Riches of Clare: Sheila Garry, Elaine Hogan, Conor McCarthy and James Duddy
In the first music review from our new Journal of Music/Clare County Council Music Writer Mentoring Scheme, Ian Bascombe reviews a recent Riches of Clare concert featuring an ensemble led by fiddle-player Sheila Garry.
Jane O'Leary – The Passing Sound of Forever
'Sketching quickly, grasping the essence of the atmosphere', writes Jane O'Leary about one of her recent chamber works – Brendan Finan reviews a recently released collection.
Gwendolyn Masin, Origin – Exploring Roots and Identity
Born in Amsterdam, raised in Ireland, and descended from a long line of musicians from Central and Eastern Europe, Gwendolyn Masin explores her rich roots in 'Origin', writes Adrian Smith.

Articles

What is Really Happening at the National Concert Hall?
Adrian Smith
Is the NCH embarking on a ground-breaking curatorial experiment by embracing non-classical genres? Nothing could be further from the truth, writes Adrian Smith.
This Glorious Instrument
A new work by Dónal Dineen, 'The Pipes, The Pipes', combines three uilleann pipers with live art. Dermot McLaughlin attended a recent performance in Dublin.
The What and the Wow of Building a New Music Festival
The latest iteration of the New Music Dublin festival attracted good audiences, writes Anna Murray, but at what artistic cost?
The Splintering
Towards a future of micro music communities.
Find out about our music writer mentoring schemes here.

Latest Events

In Dialogue w/ Gamelan Nua
Concert
31 July National Concert Hall- Studio
Music Recital
Concert
11 August St. Mary's Church, Feakle
Boyne Music Festival (4–6 August 2017)
Festival
4 August Townley Hall
this is an Irish dance
Concert
29 September Black Box Galway

Latest Jobs and Opportunities

Music Generation Louth Recruitment Resource and Tutor Posts
Job
4 August Louth and Meath Education and Training Board
Principal Cor Anglais
Job
14 August Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Events Administrator
Job
7 August Royal College of Music
Lecturer in Composition
Job
31 August University of Liverpool

Upcoming Events

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War and Peace with Acclaimed Pianist Gabriele Baldocci
Concert
28 July Dublin City Gallery: The Hugh Lane
ELLEN JANSSON
Concert
28 July Triskel Christchurch, Cork
Orla McDonagh | Masterclass
Masterclass
28 July DIT Conservatory of Music and Drama
Frederic Chiu, Seminar | 'Stage Fright'
Seminar
28 July Rathgar Methodist Church
Luka Bloom in Concert
Concert
28 July St John's Arts Centre Listowel
Jiggy @ Big Bang Festival
Concert
28 July Whelan's
Festival of Folk 2017
Festival
28 July Siamsa Tíre, Tralee
Greenshine in concert.
Concert
28 July The DC Music Club, Dublin

Upcoming Deadlines

 
Job
28 July Cloyne Diocesan Youth Services
 
Job
28 July Cloyne Diocesan Youth Services
 
Job
28 July Triskel Christchurch, Cork
 
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28 July Triskel Christchurch, Cork
 
Job
28 July Triskel Christchurch, Cork
 
Job
28 July Triskel Christchurch, Cork
 
Job
28 July Triskel Christchurch, Cork
 
Job
28 July Triskel Christchurch, Cork
 
Job
28 July Triskel Christchurch, Cork
 
Job
28 July University of Birmingham

Festivals

Festival of Folk 2017
Festival
28 July Siamsa Tíre, Tralee
Punchestown Music Festival 2017
Festival
29 July Punchestown Racecourse
Festival of Folk 2017
Festival
29 July Siamsa Tíre, Tralee
Festival of Folk 2017
Festival
30 July Siamsa Tíre, Tralee
Festival of Folk 2017
Festival
31 July Siamsa Tíre, Tralee

Funding

 
10 August Arts Council of Northern Ireland
 
24 August Arts Council of Northern Ireland
 
24 August Arts Council of Northern Ireland
 
22 September Arts Council England
 
13 October Culture Ireland