Picture Feature of Tristan und Isolde
The Wagnerian has publish a range of images from Wide Open Opera's production of Richard Wagner's Tristan und Isolde. The picture feature of the new production — which opened last Sunday at the Bord... Read More
The Ace and Deuce of Piping Night
Na Píobairí Uilleann’s annual Ace and Deuce of Piping event at Liberty Hall takes place this Sunday, 7 October at 8pm.With Chris Ennis as Master of Ceremonies, the evening will no doubt include many... Read More
Does Composing by Hand Change the Music?
Andrew Zolinsky's upcoming Dublin concert brought to mind his recordings of David Lang's solo piano music. The opening track on this was written by hand was Lang's attempt to write music with pencil... Read More
Baroque violinist Rachel Podger in Cork
Presented as part of UCC Music Department's Fuaim series, and in association with the East Cork Early Music Festival and Cork Orchestral Society, Baroque violinist Rachel Podger will perform solo... Read More
New Release from Italian Composer Samora
The Italian composer Samora, a.k.a. Enrico Marani, has released a new ambient record on the Irish Psychonavigation label. The release features spoken word from the cellist Christine Hanson. Also... Read More
A Musical Pacifier
Inhabitots reports that a new device developed by Professor Jayne Standley of Florida State University helps premature babies learn how to suck and feed. The Pacifier Activated Lullaby (PAL) is a... Read More
Renaissance Man Studio Footage
Jazz bassist and composer Ronan Guilfoyle has recently released Renaissance Man, a six-movement piece for jazz guitar trio and string quartet written in memory of his father, Brendan Guilfoyle,... Read More
Last Chances to Catch Tune Makers Tour
There are only a few more chances to catch the Tune Makers tour – Liz Carroll, Máirtín O’Connor and Dave Flynn, with guests, exploring composition in traditional music; not just through their own... Read More
Livestream of Tristan and Isolde
Platform Ireland, the Irish arts and culture channel, will host a livestream of Wide Open Opera's Tristan and Isolde from the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre this Sunday at 17.00 GMT. Conducted by Fergus... Read More