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Concert Planner & Upcoming Job Deadlines (24–30 January 2022)
This week's concerts, livestreams, and job and funding deadlines from Monday to Sunday. ...
Sketching the Lives of Forgotten Women Pipers
Adrian Scahill
TG4 recently broadcast 'Mná na bPíob', a documentary in which musician Louise Mulcahy explores the lives of female uilleann pipers from the past. Adrian Scahill reviews...
Arts Council Encourages Artists to Apply Early for Agility and Bursary Awards
Deadline for both is Thursday 3 February; artists can apply for only one of the two awards. ...

Latest Listings

The Night With... New Antonine Brass Quintet
Concert
11 February Summerhall - Edinburgh
The Night With... New Antonine Brass Quintet
Concert
10 February Drygate - Glasgow
The Night With... New Antonine Brass Quintet
Concert
9 February Black Box Theatre, Belfast
Into The Woods
Musical Theatre
16 February The Lyric Theatre Belfast
Irish National Opera presents: Bajazet
Concert
30 January Pavilion Theatre, Dún Laoghaire

News

Concert Planner & Upcoming Job Deadlines (24–30 January 2022)
This week's concerts, livestreams, and job and funding deadlines from Monday to Sunday.
Arts Council Encourages Artists to Apply Early for Agility and Bursary Awards
Deadline for both is Thursday 3 February; artists can apply for only one of the two awards.
‘Our ambition is to invest in the orchestra’: National Symphony Orchestra and Choirs Transfer to the NCH
‘A day of mixed emotions’ for national broadcaster as it loses RTÉ NSO, RTÉ Philharmonic Choir, RTÉ Cór Linn and RTÉ Cór na nÓg.

News – UK

Liverpool Philharmonic Fellowship for Emerging Musicians Open for Applications
Fellowship will provide training, mentoring and a fee of £2k; applications open until 26 January.
Latest Appointments in Music (December 2021)
A round-up of recent appointments including the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Sing Ireland, Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra,...

Reviews

Sketching the Lives of Forgotten Women Pipers
TG4 recently broadcast 'Mná na bPíob', a documentary in which musician Louise Mulcahy explores the lives of female uilleann pipers from the past. Adrian Scahill reviews.
Every Character in Their Own Prison
The opening night of Irish National Opera's production of Vivaldi's 'Bajazet' took place in Navan this week. Brendan Finan reviews.
A Reminder of All That is Great
The Other Voices festival celebrated twenty years this year, with a weekend of live music in Dingle just before the latest restrictions. Andrea Cleary reviews.

Articles

The Manipulation of Music Goes On
Toner Quinn
RTÉ recently broadcast a new documentary on the Irish folk revival, titled 'The Flourishing'. Toner Quinn reviews.
Where is the Deeper Conversation About Our Decimated Music Scene?
The latest restrictions on live music events leave many unanswered questions, writes Toner Quinn.
What If We Had More Music Hubs?
The new Beatles documentary 'Get Back' gives an incredible insight into the band's creative process, and provides an important lesson for our society today, writes Toner Quinn...
Persist to the Other Side
The fiddle-player Martin Hayes has recently published a memoir of his life in music, 'Shared Notes: A Musical Journey'. Toner Quinn reviews...

From the Archive

Q&A: Julie Feeney
The Journal Of Music
Composer and performer Julie Feeney, who received widespread recognition for 13 Songs, her debut album of 2005, releases her second self-produced album in May. Pages features...
Apr 1, 2009
Tommy and Siobhán Peoples
Images from the Irish Traditional Music Archive
Family music: Tommy and Siobhán Peoples at the Willie Clancy Summer School Fiddle Recital, Miltown Malbay, Co. Clare, 9 July 2007
Aug 1, 2009
The Art of Money
Toner Quinn
How the arts can get through this recession
Jun 1, 2009

Latest Events

The Night With... New Antonine Brass Quintet
Concert
11 February Summerhall - Edinburgh
The Night With... New Antonine Brass Quintet
Concert
10 February Drygate - Glasgow
The Night With... New Antonine Brass Quintet
Concert
9 February Black Box Theatre, Belfast
Into The Woods
Musical Theatre
16 February The Lyric Theatre Belfast
Irish National Opera presents: Bajazet
Concert
30 January Pavilion Theatre, Dún Laoghaire

Latest Jobs and Opportunities

Education Officer
Job
3 February The Playhouse Theatre & Arts Centre, Derry
Climate Action Officer
Job
3 February The Playhouse Theatre & Arts Centre, Derry
Amenity & Arts Grant Schemes 2022
Funding
11 February Wexford County Council
Course Leader – Music Business
Job
31 January BIMM Institute Birmingham
Expressions of Interest: Lecturers
Job
31 January BIMM Institute Manchester

Upcoming Events

Wolf Alice
Concert
24 January Olympia Theatre, Dublin
IDLES
Concert
24 January Vicar Street, Dublin
Irish National Opera presents: Bajazet
Concert
25 January Town Hall Theatre, Galway
Wolf Alice
Concert
25 January Olympia Theatre, Dublin
James Taylor & his All-Star Band
Concert
25 January 3Arena, Dublin

Upcoming Deadlines

Musicians Engagement Officer
Job
24 January Help Musicians UK
Experience Manager
Job
24 January Help Musicians UK
Planning Coordinator
Job
24 January English National Opera
INO Chorus Opportunities
Call for Submissions
24 January Irish National Opera
Music Development Officer
Job
26 January Music Generation Roscommon
Administrator with Music Generation Roscommon
Job
26 January Music Generation Roscommon
Administrative Assistant
Job
26 January Firkin Crane
Trainee Theatre Technician
Job
26 January Firkin Crane

Funding

Covid Recovery Programme for Arts Organisations 28 January Arts Council of Northern Ireland
Arts Act Grant Scheme 2022 28 January Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council
Culture Ireland Funding 1 February Culture Ireland
Literature Bursary Award – English Language 3 February The Arts Council
Agility Award 3 February The Arts Council