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Ronnie Greer Jazz Collective
Concert
25 August Arthur's Pub, Dublin
The Richie Buckley Quintet - Live at Arthur's Blues n' Jazz Club
Concert
8 September Arthur's Pub, Dublin
The Ace and Deuce of Piping
Concert
30 September Liberty Hall, Dublin
Applications open for UCD Choral Scholars Auditions September 2017
Audition
21 August to 7 September
University College Dublin (UCD)
The Little Match Girl Passion
Concert
9 September Ulster Museum, Belfast

News

New Limerick Festival Connects Ireland and New York
The I.NY music programme will feature Damien Dempsey and Gerry Leonard.
€30,000 for New Traditional Arts Commissions
Peadar Ó Riada, Colm Mac Con Iomaire, Edwina Guckian and Danny Diamond among artists to be commissioned.

Reviews

Listening Closer
The celebrated Italian composer Salvatore Sciarrino visited Ireland for the first time in June for a festival of his music presented by Louth Contemporary Music Society. Brendan Finan reviews the final concert featuring flautist Matteo Cesari, Quartetto Prometeo and Neue Vocalsolisten Stuttgart.
Playing With Reverence
From Schnittke to David Fennessy, Bernd Franke to Galina Grigorjeva, Chamber Choir Ireland's two most recent programmes introduced a fascinating range of repertoire to audiences, writes Anna Murray.
From Crisis to Combustion
Daring performances in 'The Second Violinist', a new opera by Donnacha Dennehy and Enda Walsh premiered at the Galway International Arts Festival, explore a range of personal and musical crises, writes Toner Quinn.

Articles

What is Really Happening at the National Concert Hall?
Adrian Smith
Is the NCH embarking on a ground-breaking curatorial experiment by embracing non-classical genres? Nothing could be further from the truth, writes Adrian Smith.
The Spirit of Robert Ashley
By how much would we rethink our way of making music?
A More Beautiful Game
Where football and music meet
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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Latest Events

Ronnie Greer Jazz Collective
Concert
25 August Arthur's Pub, Dublin
The Richie Buckley Quintet - Live at Arthur's Blues n' Jazz Club
Concert
8 September Arthur's Pub, Dublin
The Ace and Deuce of Piping
Concert
30 September Liberty Hall, Dublin
The Little Match Girl Passion
Concert
9 September Ulster Museum, Belfast
The Little Match Girl Passion
Concert
8 September St Ann's Church, Dawson Street, Dublin

Latest Jobs and Opportunities

Applications open for UCD Choral Scholars Auditions September 2017
Audition
21 August to 7 September
University College Dublin (UCD)
Free Concert Venue in Dublin 6 for all size ensembles and groups
Call for Submissions
30 November Orwell Healthcare
Concert Flute Teacher
Job
1 September Waltons New School of Music
Lecturer in Popular Music (Songwriting)
Job
5 September Middlesex University
Lecturer in Music Technology
Job
14 September Newcastle University

Upcoming Events

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5x5: Sublime Songstress
Concert
24 August John Field Room @ The National Concert Hall
The Great Irish Beer Festival
Festival
24 August City Hall Cork
Thursday Ceolchoirm @ Masters of Tradition
Concert
24 August St Brendan's Church
Friday Ceolchoirm @ Masters of Tradition
Concert
25 August Bantry House
Robbie Hannan & Dermot Mc Laughlin
Concert
25 August Union Theological College
Esker Festival Orchestra in Galway - 2017 National Tour
Concert
25 August Galway Cathedral
Jack O'Rourke
Concert
25 August Upstairs @ The White Horse
Ronnie Greer Jazz Collective
Concert
25 August Arthur's Pub, Dublin
Friday Níos Deanaí @ Masters of Tradition
Concert
25 August Bantry House

Upcoming Deadlines

 
Audition
22 August Glór, Ennis
 
Job
22 August IMRO
 
Job
22 August San Francisco Symphony
 
Job
22 August Royal College of Music
 
Job
22 August San Francisco Symphony
 
Job
23 August Yamaha
 
Job
23 August Eventbrite, London
 
Job
23 August Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
 
Job
24 August Triskel Christchurch, Cork
 
Job
24 August Triskel Christchurch, Cork

Festivals

The Great Irish Beer Festival
Festival
24 August City Hall Cork
SUE RYNHART + CACAO
Festival
6 September Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast
Westport Festival of Chamber Music
Festival
8 September Westport
Metropolis Festival 2017
Festival
28 October RDS
Metropolis Festival 2017
Festival
29 October RDS

Funding

 
24 August Arts Council of Northern Ireland
 
24 August Arts Council of Northern Ireland
 
31 August The Arts Council / An Chomhairle Ealaíon
 
7 September The Arts Council / An Chomhairle Ealaíon
 
7 September The Arts Council / An Chomhairle Ealaíon