MacMahon from Clare – Tony MacMahon A review of accordion player Tony MacMahon's first solo recording in over thirty years.
Babel – Roger Doyle A review of Roger Doyle's magnum opus – his five-CD Babel.
Harmonica – Mick Kinsella A review of harmonica vituroso Mick Kinsella's first CD.
Death of a Medium Composer Roger Doyle on the death of a beautiful art form.
Guitaracism and other stories ... A review of a new book on guitar accompaniment in traditional Irish music.
Pie Jesu – National Chamber Choir A review by composer Fergus Johnston of a new CD of contemporary Irish music.
The Art Problem We have an 'art problem', argues Irish writer Desmond Fennell.
The Sligo Festival of Contemporary Music, November 24-26, 2000 A preview of the Sligo Festival of Contemporary Music by Artistic Director and composer Frank Corcoran.
Pure Bodhran – The Definitive Collection A review of a CD compilation by Robbie Harris of leading bodhrán players.
Bird - Ronan Guilfoyle and Lingua Franca A CD review by trumpeter Hugh O'Neill of a new recording by jazz bassist Ronan Guilfoyle with his band Lingua Franca.