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Castleknock Music Festival Closing Gala: The Best Music of Our Time
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Classical Music Masterpieces: Mozart, Handel, Beethoven, Schubert, Spohr and Kancheli
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What are Leo Varadkar and Simon Coveney Planning for the Arts and Music?
Candidates for Taoiseach have both outlined their political visions.
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West Cork and Peter Rosser Winning Composers Announced
Works to receive performances in Bantry and Belfast.

Reviews

Wide World of Petcu
The eclecticism on percussionist Alex Petcu's debut recording works very much in its favour, writes Adrian Smith.
Louth Ritual
Ritual is central to the latest commission from the Louth Contemporary Music Society, writes Brendan Finan – a major new work by Scottish composer James Dillon, performed by Peyee Chen and Crash Ensemble at the Drogheda Arts Festival.
Splendid Isolation
Caoimhín Vallely's new solo piano recording is an experimental unfolding of music, writes Adrian Scahill, expressing a sense of the inner world of the musician.

Articles

Music in the Wake of Manchester
Toner Quinn
The suicide bombing at Manchester Arena was the second such attack at a music event in two years. What is to be the role of music in this 'age of anger', asks Toner Quinn.
A Gaeltacht Moment
An upcoming festival of music and song in Conamara is about the past and the future.
The Meeting of Known and Unknown
Four recent solo recordings by Kate Ellis, Caoimhín Ó Raghallaigh, Cora Venus Lunny and Adrian Hart point to new dialogues in Irish music.
The MacGregor Adventure
There is arguably less adventure in classical music recitals today than at the time of Liszt, but not in the case of Joanna MacGregor, writes John McLachlan.
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Castleknock Music Festival Closing Gala: The Best Music of Our Time
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2 July Castleknock Hotel and Country Club
Classical Music Masterpieces: Mozart, Handel, Beethoven, Schubert, Spohr and Kancheli
Concert
1 July St Brigid’s Church of Castleknock
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1 July Castleknock
Hibernian Orchestra Summer Concert
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15 June National Concert Hall Dublin
The Musical Suspects
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 New Frontiers: Arts Participation Amongst Young Refugees & Asylum Seekers
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