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Passage Work: A Path Towards Stillness? Raymond Deane Raymond Deane previews the premier of his Passage Work at the Project Arts Centre, Dublin, on 20 December 2001.
25 Years of Concorde 25 Years of Concorde Jane O'Leary The Director of the Irish new music ensemble Concorde looks back over the history of the group.
A Future for Irish Traditional Singing? A Future for Irish Traditional Singing? John Moulden New factors are affecting the silent spaces that singing used to fill – threatening the survival of popular singing.
Tinnitus Dave McFarlane Raising awareness about the effect of loud music.
How to Survive a Murder: An Introduction to Music and Artistic Life in Yugoslavia Daniela Kulezich A former musicology student of the Belgrade Faculty of Music, and now living in Co. Leitrim, Daniela Kulezich provides a tour of the new music scene in Belgrade, Zagreb and Ljubjana.
The Wynd You Know – Ronan Browne Ciarán Somers A review of uilleann piper Ronan Browne's first solo CD.
Notions of Notation Roger Doyle On the imperialist attitude taken by many classical musicians to music that is not notated.
The Composer in Society John McLachlan It is essential that composers place a proper value on their work – even if society is slow to do so...
Third-Level Music: A Reply to Barra Boydell Ronan Guilfoyle A reply to Barra Boydell's article in the last issue of JMI on music education at third level.

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