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BA (Hons) in the Production of Music and Audio
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1 February Dundalk Institute of Technology
BA (Hons) in Applied Music
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1 February Dundalk Institute of Technology
Director of Music and Director of the Blythe Centre
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23 February Imperial College London
Post-Award Projects Administrator
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28 January University of Westminister
Development Administrator
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5 February Chetham’s School of Music, Manchester

News

Laura Moody, Blues in Space and Liam Ó Maonlaí to Perform at Alternative Cello Festival
The Spike festival in February in Dublin explores diverse approaches to cello music.
Music and Opera Nominations Announced for IFTA and Irish Theatre Awards
The Second Violinist, Dubliners and Song of Granite among nominations.
Launch of Music Writer Mentoring Scheme for Northern Ireland
Scheme seeking applications from new and emerging music writers for 2018.

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Reviews

Moments of Striking Optimism
In his second review as part of the Journal of Music/Galway City Council Music Writer Mentoring Scheme, Vincent Hughes reviews the RTÉ Choice Music Prize nominated album 'Wild Alee' by Talos and attends their recent performance at the Róisín Dubh.
Ceding Musical Territories
How does a 95-year-old International Society for Contemporary Music shake up its programming? Anna Murray attended the ISCM World New Music Days festival in Vancouver and heard how new ideas can take effect.
Retelling a Bloody Myth
Liam Cagney explores 'Umbilical', composer Benjamin Dwyer's retelling of Oedipus, recently released on Diatribe Records.

Articles

Balfe's 'Sleeping Queen' Returns to Dublin
Michael William Balfe's 1864 work 'The Sleeping Queen' was his only operetta and written for surprisingly small forces. Una Hunt tells the story of the work ahead of its performance at the NCH – the first staging in Dublin in modern times.
Chaos is My Friend
When life doesn’t follow the stats
Who Would Choose the Creative Life?
Lemonade, crisps and the creative economy
Is the Musical Focus of the Tech World Too Narrow?
Musical life is more complex than it appears online.
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Latest Events

Simply The Best
Concert
14 June University Concert Hall, Limerick
Don McLean
Concert
1 June University Concert Hall, Limerick
Finbar Furey
Concert
25 May University Concert Hall, Limerick
Simon & Garfunkel Story
Concert
15 May University Concert Hall, Limerick
Michael Jackson - History Show
Concert
1 May University Concert Hall, Limerick

Latest Jobs and Opportunities

BA (Hons) in the Production of Music and Audio
Course
1 February Dundalk Institute of Technology
BA (Hons) in Applied Music
Course
1 February Dundalk Institute of Technology
Director of Music and Director of the Blythe Centre
Job
23 February Imperial College London
Post-Award Projects Administrator
Job
28 January University of Westminister
Development Administrator
Job
5 February Chetham’s School of Music, Manchester

Upcoming Events

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Irish Songmakers: John F. Larchet Remembered
Concert
19 January John Field Room @ The National Concert Hall
Music for Galway presents: Midwinter Festival 2018
Festival
19 January Town Hall Theatre, Galway
Friday night concert  @ Music for Galway Midwinter Festival 2018
Concert
19 January Town Hall Theatre, Galway
Niamh Parsons, Ciarán Tourish, Liam Kelly & John Doyle (Ireland)
Concert
19 January Droichead Arts Centre, Drogheda
Laoise Kelly & Tiarnán Ó Duinnchinn
Concert
19 January St John's Arts Centre Listowel
Choral Sketches 2018 - Public Workshop
Workshop
20 January Kevin Barry Room, National Concert Hall, Dublin
Spotlight Chamber Music Series IV
Concert
20 January Triskel Christchurch, Cork

Upcoming Deadlines

 
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19 January South Dublin Music @ Firhouse Educate Together
 
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19 January South Dublin Music @ Firhouse Educate Together
 
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19 January English National Opera
 
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19 January Wildkat PR London
 
Call for Submissions
19 January Orchestre de Paris
 
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19 January Orchestra Victoria
 
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19 January Orchestra Victoria
 
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20 January Clonee Music Tuition Centre
 
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22 January Royal Opera House
 
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22 January Philharmonia Orchestra

Festivals

Music for Galway presents: Midwinter Festival 2018
Festival
19 January Town Hall Theatre, Galway
Ballincollig Winter Music Festival 2018
Festival
25 January The White Horse
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
23rd Festival of Youth Orchestras
Festival
10 February National Concert Hall Dublin

Funding

 
25 January The Arts Council / An Chomhairle Ealaíon
 
26 January Offaly County Council
 
26 January Arts Council England
 
29 January Artlinks