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Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin's Legacy to be Celebrated at Clonmel Junction Arts Festival
The Journal Of Music
Fidelio Trio, Mel Mercier, Colm Murphy, Niall Vallely, Bobby Gardiner, Mary Mitchell-Ingoldsby and Helen Phelan to take part in tribute events.
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Concerts, Festivals & Upcoming Deadlines (17–23 June 2024)
The Journal Of Music
This week's concerts, festivals and job and funding deadlines from Monday to Sunday. ...
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Exploring Identity and Solitude at the Cutting Edge
Don O'Mahony
A new film exploring the making of Úna Monaghan's experimental album 'Aonaracht' was broadcast on TG4 on 5 June. Don O'Mahony...
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Latest Listings

Uilleann Piping Recital @ Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy 2024
Concert
10 July Mill Marquee, Miltown Malbay
Added by Journal of Music
Harmonica Recital @ Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy 2024
Concert
12 July Mill Marquee, Miltown Malbay
Added by Journal of Music
Banjo Recital @ Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy 2024
Concert
10 July Mill Marquee, Miltown Malbay
Added by Journal of Music
Ireland and Québec – Connections and Intersections Through Traditional Music – Professor Kate Bevan-Baker @ Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy 2024
Lecture
10 July Community Centre, Miltown Malbay, Co. Clare
Added by Journal of Music

News

Kilkenny Arts Festival Announces 2024 Programme
Music line-up includes Mari Samuelsen, Bassekou Kouyate, Carducci Quartet, Richard Dawson, Lavinia Meijer, Lisa O'Neill and more.
Ireland Music Week Announces 50 Acts for October Showcase
Annual Irish music platform to feature Niamh Bury, I Dreamed I Dream, Winnie Ama and Leo Miyagee.
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Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin's Legacy to be Celebrated at Clonmel Junction Arts Festival
Fidelio Trio, Mel Mercier, Colm Murphy, Niall Vallely, Bobby Gardiner, Mary Mitchell-Ingoldsby and Helen Phelan to take part in tribute events.
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Reviews

Exploring Identity and Solitude at the Cutting Edge
A new film exploring the making of Úna Monaghan's experimental album 'Aonaracht' was broadcast on TG4 on 5 June. Don O'Mahony reviews.
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A Composer's Guide to Cataclysm
RTÉ Lyric FM recently broadcast a two-part documentary on Irish composers and climate change, presented and produced by Jonathan Grimes of the Contemporary Music Centre. James Camien McGuiggan reviews.
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Getting to What Remains
Musician and composer Shane Latimer has just released a new album, 'Residuum', on the Diatribe label. Don O'Mahony reviews.
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Articles

A Tribute to Charlie Lennon
Toner Quinn
Remembering the great traditional musician and composer who passed away on 8 June.
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How Ireland Thinks About Music
Does Ireland have its own way of thinking about music? How might this perspective have developed? And could it explain the current dynamism in Irish musical life? In this essay, the edited text of a talk given at Farmleigh House on 11 May, Journal of Music Editor Toner Quinn explores these...
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A Life of Searching
The Belize-born British composer Errollyn Wallen has recently published 'Becoming a Composer', a book of memories and reflections. Anna Murray reviews...
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SXSW Protest is About More than Palestine
The protest by ten Irish bands at SXSW in Austin, Texas, was about the crisis in Palestine, but it is also about more than that, writes Toner Quinn.
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From the Archive

The Many Sides of Music and Song Collecting
Adrian Scahill
The first book to discuss music on the Aran Islands, 'Collecting Music in the Aran Islands: A Century of History and Practice', has recently been published by Deirdre Ní...
Mar 24, 2022
Uilleann Pipers at Bettystown
Images from the Irish Traditional Music Archive
Meeting of Uilleann Pipers, Neptune Hotel, Bettystown, Co. Meath, 7 April 1968. Photographer unknown.
Jul 1, 2008
His Pencil Poised...
Peter Woods
One hundred years after the publication of The Dance Music of Ireland. 1001 Gems…, Caoimhín Mac Aoidh's book on James O'Neill throws new light on the O'Neill...
May 1, 2007

Latest Events

Uilleann Piping Recital @ Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy 2024
Concert
10 July Mill Marquee, Miltown Malbay
Added by Journal of Music
Harmonica Recital @ Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy 2024
Concert
12 July Mill Marquee, Miltown Malbay
Added by Journal of Music
Banjo Recital @ Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy 2024
Concert
10 July Mill Marquee, Miltown Malbay
Added by Journal of Music
Ireland and Québec – Connections and Intersections Through Traditional Music – Professor Kate Bevan-Baker @ Scoil Samhraidh Willie Clancy 2024
Lecture
10 July Community Centre, Miltown Malbay, Co. Clare
Added by Journal of Music

Latest Jobs and Opportunities

Community Development Grant 2024
Funding
6 September Dublin City Arts Office
2024 AIC Scheme Bursary Awards
Funding
29 July Create Ireland, Dublin
Orchestra and Auditions Manager
Job
1 July London Philharmonic Orchestra

Upcoming Events

Sounds Like Summer: Fingal Festival in a Van
Literary & Musical Event
21 June Fingal County Council
Added by Conleth Teevan
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Pipeworks Festival 2024 - Geoffrey Webber Lunchtime Recital
Festival
21 June Sandford Church
Added by Pipeworks
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Possession
Opera
21 June Granary Theatre
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Cáca Milis Gala Cabaret
Concert
21 June Wexford Arts Centre
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Upcoming Deadlines

Auditions for Repetiteurs
Audition
21 June Belfast
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Auditions for Dancers
Audition
21 June Luail
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Shorts & Distribution Executive
Job
21 June Fís Éireann/Screen Ireland
Jerome Hynes Young Composers’ Award 2024
Competition
21 June National Concert Hall
Added by Ciara Cuffe
Studio & Outreach Executive (Maternity Cover)
Job
21 June Irish National Opera
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Bernadette Greevy Bursary For Singers 2024
Competition
21 June National Concert Hall, Dublin
Added by Ciara Cuffe
Carillon Composition Proposal Contest
Call for Submissions
24 June The Guild of Carillonneurs in North America
Added by carillonista
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Part-time Musician/Teacher (Upper Strings)
Job
24 June Sistema Scotland / Big Noise Raploch
Temporary Support Roles
Job
24 June Sistema Scotland / Big Noise Raploch

Funding

Teaching Fellow in Music Theory and Performance 21 June University College Dublin
Music Network Music Capital Scheme 2024 25 June Music Network
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Individual Artists Digital Evolution Awards 28 June Arts Council of Northern Ireland
South East Venue Network Artist Bursary 28 June South East Venue Network