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News

€1.45m  for Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann in 2016
New agreement with Government Department to ’formalise the relationship’ with Comhaltas.
£3.11m for Music and Traditional Arts Organisations in Northern Ireland
An Gaeláras and Irish Traditional Music Archive receive increases.
New Electronic Music Festival Starts in Dublin This Weekend
Inaugural festival features Adrian Corker, Lucy Railton, Mira Benjamin, Jennifer Walshe, Gráinne Mulvey, Ann Cleare, Fergal Dowling and more.

Articles

From Bleeps and Bloops to the Epic Theme: The Rise of Video Game Music
Eimear Noone
Ahead of this weekend’s 2nd Dublin International Games Music Festival, iDIGmusicFest (29 April– 1 May), composer, conductor and festival founder Eimear Noone explores the extraordinary rise of video game music.
All to Play For
A challenge for music and musicians.
Why are We Forgetting the Tune Composers?
In 2014, without explanation, the TG4 Gradam Ceoil award for traditional music composition was dropped. Given the current thriving tune compositon scene, Dave Flynn asks why.
Why We Need a Traditional Music Infrastructure
The world of the professional traditional musician appears to be contracting, writes Toner Quinn.
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Latest Events

Blas Summer School 20th anniversary Concert
Concert
26 June University Concert Hall, Limerick
Experience Beethoven
Concert
7 May St. Nicholas' Collegiate Church

Latest Jobs and Opportunities

Section Principal Cello
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6 May Scottish Opera
Marketing Office
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6 May Scottish Opera
Assistant Conductor
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16 May Youth & Ensembles Officer
Finance and Office Administrator
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13 May Philharmonia Orchestra
Personal Assistant to the Managing Director
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13 May Philharmonia Orchestra

Upcoming Events

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Choral Symposium 2016 - Session II
Workshop
30 April CIT Cork School of Music
Singing Shakespeare with David Wordsworth
Workshop
30 April CIT Cork School of Music
Bray Jazz Festival 2016: Ronan Guilfoyle's 'A Shy Going Boy'
Festival
30 April The Well (formerly St. Paul's Church), Main St, Bray
Choral Symposium Fringe - AOIC Voice Production
Workshop
30 April CIT Cork School of Music
Bray Jazz Festival 2016: Nigel Clark & Hugh Buckley (Scotland/Ireland)
Festival
30 April Bray Town Hall, Bray, Co. Wicklow
Cédric Tiberghien
Concert
30 April St Peter's Church of Ireland, Drogheda
Slow Moving Clouds :: The Os Tour :: Gulpd Café, Cork
Concert
30 April Gulpd Cafe, Triskel Arts Centre

Upcoming Deadlines

 
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30 April Gorey, Co. Wexford
 
Call for Submissions
1 May 333Sound
 
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1 May Triskel Christchurch, Cork
 
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2 May Chamber Choir Ireland
 
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2 May University of Gloucestershire
 
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2 May Manchester Metropolitan University
 
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3 May Royal College of Music
 
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3 May Spotify, London
 
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5 May Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance

Festivals

Bray Jazz Festival 2016: Ronan Guilfoyle's 'A Shy Going Boy'
Festival
30 April The Well (formerly St. Paul's Church), Main St, Bray
Bray Jazz Festival 2016: Nigel Clark & Hugh Buckley (Scotland/Ireland)
Festival
30 April Bray Town Hall, Bray, Co. Wicklow
Bray Jazz Festival 2016: Dobet Gnahoré (Ivory Coast)
Festival
30 April Mermaid Arts Centre, Bray, Co. Wicklow

Funding

 
5 May Arts Council, Dublin
 
31 December Arts Council, Dublin