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Assistant Lecturer in Viola (Permanent Pro-Rata Part-Time) (3 hours)
Job
3 October DIT Conservatory of Music and Drama
Assistant Lecturer in Classical Guitar (Permanent Wholetime)
Job
3 October DIT Conservatory of Music and Drama
ISSTA International Festival and Conference on Sound in the Arts, Science and Technology
Festival
7 September to 9 September
University of Ulster, Magee Campus
Aluminata
Concert
11 September Sirius Arts Centre
Marketing & Events Internship
Job
2 September Improvised Music Company

News

5% Funding Increase for Lyric FM
Audiences decrease for RTÉ Orchestras, Quartet and Choirs.
New Martin Hayes Quartet to Open Masters of Tradition
Quartet developed as part of Hayes residency at the University of Limerick.
Crash Ensemble and Peter Whelan Win Major Arts Council Awards
The substantial awards are among seven made under the Arts Council's Making Great Work scheme.

Articles

Who's Afraid of Electronic Music?
Liam Cagney
A new electroacoustic music festival debuted in Dublin in April. Featuring Jennifer Walshe, Lucy Railton, Fergal Dowling and more, it adds an important layer to the country's new music scene, writes Liam Cagney.
If You’re Not a Minimalist, What are You?
Philip Glass' recently published memoir is a new lens on the American composer, writes Garrett Sholdice.
Who Will Invest in Irish Music?
The next steps for the Irish music industry require 'strong leadership', says a new report, but where will it come from?
James Wilson's Inexplicable Decision
What was behind composer James Wilson's decision to come to Ireland? Mark Fitzgerald's new book, reviewed by Benjamin Dwyer, explores this and other questions.
Would you like to write for The Journal of Music? Read our call for submissions here.

Latest Events

ISSTA International Festival and Conference on Sound in the Arts, Science and Technology
Festival
7 September to 9 September
University of Ulster, Magee Campus
Aluminata
Concert
11 September Sirius Arts Centre
Culture Night at CMC: Jennifer Walshe presents Aisteach
Showcase
16 September Contemporary Music Centre
Composer Roger Doyle to perform free concert...
Concert
27 August Hugh Lane Gallery, Dublin
Hank Wedel Band / Greenshine
Concert
30 September The Hot Spot Music Club, Greystones

Latest Jobs and Opportunities

Assistant Lecturer in Viola (Permanent Pro-Rata Part-Time) (3 hours)
Job
3 October DIT Conservatory of Music and Drama
Assistant Lecturer in Classical Guitar (Permanent Wholetime)
Job
3 October DIT Conservatory of Music and Drama
Marketing & Events Internship
Job
2 September Improvised Music Company
Chief Executive
Job
5 September Academy of St Martin in the Fields

New Releases

Take Me Home
Video
Ardú Vocal Ensemble
Everybody Learns
Video
David "Ducksy" Moynihan
Eochaid
Recording
Beoga
Marios Joannou Elia’s new CD Staubzucker: A Ground-breaking Album of Guitar Music
Recording
Marios Joannou Elia, Kostas Tosidis, Ronny Wiesauer,...
Haivka
Recording
Yurodny

Upcoming Events

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Flamenco Guitar Workshop with John Walsh
Workshop
27 August Jam Music Company
Composer Roger Doyle to perform free concert...
Concert
27 August Hugh Lane Gallery, Dublin
Mairtín O'Connor, Dave Flynn & the Irish Memory Orchestra
Concert
27 August Burren Festival of Memorised Music
Charlie Parr (US) + Guests
Concert
27 August The Cobblestone Pub, Dublin
The Merry Widow
Opera
27 August Cork Opera House
Lloyd Cole – Solo
Concert
27 August Triskel Christchurch, Cork
Rock n' Roll Revival - Tom Cat & the Zodiacs
Dance
27 August The Hot Spot Music Club, Greystones
 What the Wild Geese Heard
Concert
28 August Sirius Arts Centre

Upcoming Deadlines

 
Job
27 August Croagh School of Music
 
Call for Submissions
29 August 40 Lower Drumcondra Road Dublin 9
 
Job
29 August English National Opera
 
Call for Submissions
30 August Sound and Music
 
Job
31 August
 
Job
31 August London Symphony Orchestra
 
Auditions
31 August 40 Lower Drumcondra Road Dublin 9
 
Job
1 September London Symphony Orchestra
 
Job
2 September Jam Music Company

Festivals

ISSTA International Festival and Conference on Sound in the Arts, Science and Technology
Festival
7 September to 9 September
University of Ulster, Magee Campus
Beat Root - Belfast
Festival
7 September Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast
Music in Monkstown
Festival
9 September Monkstown Parish Church, Dublin
The Great Irish Beer Festival
Festival
22 September Cork City Hall

Funding

 
8 September Arts Council, Dublin
 
8 September Arts Council, Dublin
 
16 September Department of Arts Heritage & Gaeltacht
 
29 September Arts Council, Dublin
 
31 December Arts Council, Dublin