The Journal Of Music

Winners Announced for 6th RTÉ Radio 1 Folk Awards
Eoghan Ó Ceannabháin, Aoife Ní Bhriain, Lankum, Séamus and Caoimhe Uí Fhlatharta, and Bláth na hÓige among recipients; Tríona Ní Dhomhnaill presented with Lifetime Achievement Award.
Music Generation Announces Programme for National Conference
Conference on Tuesday 5 March will feature contributions from Minister for Education Norma Foley, Martin Drury, Rosaleen Molloy, Dr Méabh Ní Fhuartháin, Dr Patricia Flynn and more.
Concerts, Festivals & Upcoming Deadlines (26 February–3 March 2024)
This week's concerts, festivals and job and funding deadlines from Monday to Sunday.
New Books on Irish Music (February 2024)
A round-up of new and recent music books including a collection of poems and stories by singer Cara Dillon, a new volume on the harp, essays on Irish music education, the James Whiteside traditional music collection, a guidebook to self-releasing music, What Ireland Can Teach the World About Music, and Gabriela Mayer's study of Classical and Romantic piano repertoire.
West Cork Chamber Music Festival Announces 2024 Programme Featuring Signum, Dudok, Nightingale, Sonoro and Chiaroscuro Quartets
10-day festival from 28 June to 7 July will feature new works by Sam Perkin and Roxanna Panufnik.
Cellissimo Festival 2024 to Focus on 'Burning Issues' with World Premieres and Keynote Talks
Nine-day festival in Galway will include a keynote from Mary Robinson on climate justice.
'We don't just host a festival; we create a space where the new, the unknown and the unheard can flourish': New Music Dublin 2024 Programme Announced
This year's iteration of the contemporary music festival features US ambient duo A Winged Victory for the Sullen, Laura Bowler's 'ADVERT', a new work by Linda Buckley for Iarla Ó Lionáird and orchestra, a Diatribe stage with Barry Guy, Kirkos ensemble's 'Beginner’s Guide To Slow Travel' and more.
Concerts, Festivals & Upcoming Deadlines (19–25 February 2024)
This week's concerts, festivals and job and funding deadlines from Monday to Sunday.
Finding a Voice Festival Announces 2024 Programme
Eight concerts to take place from 7 to 10 March, including new works by Judith Ring and Jane O’Leary.
Contemporary Music Centre and Chamber Choir Ireland Seeking Composers for ‘Choral Sketches’ Project
Professional development programme begins this spring; deadline for applications is 7 March.
Ireland Music Week 2024 Open for Applications
Conference and showcase event takes place on 1–4 October; deadline for applications is 25 March.
Concerts, Festivals & Upcoming Deadlines (12–18 February 2024)
This week's concerts, festivals and job and funding deadlines from Monday to Sunday.
Concerts, Festivals & Upcoming Deadlines (6–11 February 2024)
This week's concerts, festivals and job and funding deadlines from Tuesday to Sunday.
Toner Quinn’s New Book Launched by Martin Hayes at the Irish Traditional Music Archive
‘What Ireland Can Teach the World About Music’, a collection of writing on music in Ireland, is available now.
Music Current Contemporary Music Festival Announces 2024 Programme
Festival takes place in Dublin from 2 to 6 April; commission opportunity for composers open for submissions.
Concerts, Festivals & Upcoming Deadlines (29 January–4 February 2024)
This week's concerts, festivals and job and funding deadlines from Monday to Sunday.
Éimhear Flannery Wins Seán Ó Riada Gold Medal 2024
Fifteen musicians participated in the final, which took place on Friday 26 January in Cork.
15 Finalists Announced for Seán Ó Riada Gold Medal Competition
Final will be broadcast live from Cork on Friday 26 January.
NCH Announces Metronome Concert Series Focusing on Emerging Artists and New Groups
Line-up includes Olan Monk, Elaine Malone, Róis, I Dreamed I Dream, and Sudden Wells.
RTÉ Radio 1 Announces Folk Awards Shortlist
Lankum, Síle Denvir, Bláth na hÓige, Sorcha Costello and Lisa O'Neill among nominees.
Concerts, Festivals & Upcoming Deadlines (22–28 January 2024)
This week's concerts, festivals and job and funding deadlines from Monday to Sunday.
RTÉ Seeking Applications for 14 Paid Internships
Deadline for applying is 5 February; online seminars take place on 17, 18 and 19 January.
Peggy Seeger to Give Keynote at ‘Your Roots are Showing’ Folk Music Conference
Event will run from 17 to 21 January in Dundalk and features talks, workshops, showcases and more.
Concerts, Festivals & Upcoming Deadlines (15–21 January 2024)
This week's concerts, festivals and job and funding deadlines from Monday to Sunday.
Arts Council Launches New Survey of the Traditional Arts
The deadline for completing the survey is 31 January.
TradFest Temple Bar Announces 2024 Programme
Festival takes place from 24 to 28 January and features Janis Ian, Paddy Keenan, Laoise Kelly, Aoife Scott, Frances Black, Alannah Thornburgh, Mary Black, West Ocean String Quartet, Ispíní Na hEireann, Julie Fowlis, Maurice Lennon, Strange Boy and more.
RTÉ Announces Choice Music Prize Album of the Year Shortlist
CMAT, John Francis Flynn, Lankum and Rachael Lavelle among the nominees.
Concerts, Festivals & Upcoming Deadlines (8–14 January 2024)
This week's concerts, festivals and job and funding deadlines from Monday to Sunday.
New BBC Radio Series on Irish Classical Music
Three-part series presented by Róisín Ní Dhúill explores the work of Irish composers from the nineteenth to the twenty-first century.
Arts Council Seeking Chairperson and Seven New Board Members
The deadline for applications is Thursday 11 January at 3pm.