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5-Date Irish Tour for Ukulele Orchestra Pioneers
September dates include Dublin, Belfast, Cork, Galway and Letterkenny.
Frederic Rzewski  in Dublin
American composer and pianist to give concert, masterclass and a seminar titled ‘Can Music Change the World?’
Ergodos Announces Global Distribution Deal with Cargo
Label releases will be available from Tokyo to San Francisco.

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 Walls Have Ears
Cellist Ernst Reijseger was among the improvisers featured at Bottlenote collective's recent performance during the Dublin Fringe. Anna Murray attended one of the six improvisations, which took place in a dilapidated Georgian house.
The End (and the Beginning) of the Experimental Music Festival
Far from 'anything goes', programming a festival of experimental music may be the most difficult type of all. With a new artistic director, the Borealis festival in Bergen, Norway, seized the challenge, writes Toner Quinn.
Is the musical focus of the tech world too narrow?
Musical life is more complex than it appears online.
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