Concert & Festival Planner (2–7 August 2022)

Clang Sayne (L–R: Carolyn Goodwin, Laura Hyland, Matthew Jacobson, and Caimin Gilmore) perform this Friday at the Kilkenny Arts Festival.

Concert & Festival Planner (2–7 August 2022)

This week's concerts, festivals and job and funding deadlines from Tuesday to Sunday.

To add a listing, please see hereFor all jobs and opportunities see here. To advertise your upcoming events with the Journal of Music, see here.

For a guide to sustainable travel when attending events, please see here.


5.8.22 – Howth Roots and Blues Festival, Howth

Children and Young People
6.8.22 – Creative Kids Workshop No. 2 Juniors, National Opera House, Wexford
6.8.22 – Creative Kids Workshop No. 2 Seniors, National Opera House, Wexford

2.8.22 – Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony from Memory @ BBC Proms 2022, Royal Albert Hall
4.8.22 – Kilkenny Arts Festival 2022 – Music and Opera Line-up, Kilkenny
4.8.22 – BBC Radio 3 Summer Invitation Concert with the Ulster Orchestra: Clyne, Elgar, Schumann, Ulster Hall, Belfast
4.8.22 – Shostakovich’s Last Symphony and a Concerto for Theremin @ BBC Proms 2022, Royal Albert Hall
4.8.22 – Aleksandr Nisse, organ, Galway Cathedral
5.8.22 – Organ Recital – Jack Wilson, St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork
5.8.22 – Birr Festival of Music presents Song Recital with Dylan Rooney, Birr Theatre & Arts Centre
5.8.22 – Four Hands | Four Voices presented by Birr Festival of Music in association with Irish Songmakers, Birr Theatre & Arts Centre
6.8.22 – Aoife Burke (Cello) and Alexander Bernstein (Piano), Triskel Arts Centre, Cork
6.8.22 – Carducci String Quartet @ Kilkenny Arts Festival 2022, St John’s Priory
6.8.22 – Irish Chamber Orchestra with Sharon Carty @ Kilkenny Arts Festival 2022, St Canice’s Cathedral Kilkenny
6.8.22 – NYOGB plays Elfman, Gershwin and Ravel @ BBC Proms 2022, Royal Albert Hall
6.8.22 – Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin @ Kilkenny Arts Festival 2022, St Canice’s Cathedral, Kilkenny
7.8.22 – Carducci String Quartet @ Kilkenny Arts Festival 2022, St John’s Priory
7.8.22 – Irish Baroque Orchestra and Tara Erraught @ Kilkenny Arts Festival 2022, St Canice’s Cathedral, Kilkenny
7.8.22 – National Youth Orchestra of Ireland Summer Proms, National Concert Hall

4.8.22 – Xenia Pestova Bennett & Ed Bennett live at Solstice, Solstice Arts Centre, Navan
5.8.22 – Clang Sayne @ Kilkenny Arts Festival 2022, Cleere’s Theatre

Early Music
7.8.22 – Darren Cornish Moore, cornetto and Malcolm Proud, organ, St Michael’s Church, Dun Laoghaire

5.8.22 – From Beyond II: Eamonn Ivri, Unit 44 (Kirkos)
7.8.22 – Myles O’ Reilly @ Kilkenny Arts Festival 2022, Cleere’s Theatre

Folk and Traditional
31.7.22 July–7.8.22: Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann, Mullingar, Co. Westmeath
 – Session with the Pipers - Na Píobairí Uilleann, The Cobblestone Pub, Dublin
3.8.22 – Trad@Lunch 2022 - Emma Benson and Micheál Fitzgibbon, Hawk’s Well Theatre, Sligo
4.8.22 – Moving Hearts, Pavilion Theatre, Dún Laoghaire
4.8.22 – Paul Walker & Karen Pfeiffer opening for John Spillane, De Barra’s, Clonakilty, Cork
4.8.22 – John Spillane, DeBarra’s Folk Club, Clonakilty
7.8.22 – Humbird & Luke Callen, Levis’ Corner House
7.8.22 – Ye Vagabonds @ Kilkenny Arts Festival 2022, Set Theatre

Jazz and Improvised
6.8.22 – A Thousand Kisses Deep Christine Tobin, The Dock Carrick-on-Shannon

Rock and Pop
3.8.22 – Idlewild, Róisín Dubh, Galway
3.8.22 – Meow Meow: ‘Feline Intimate’, Belfast Empire Music Hall
4.8.22 – Idlewild, The Button Factory, Dublin
5.8.22 – Idlewild, Belfast Empire Music Hall
5.8.22 – Bell X1 and Dowry Strings @ Kilkenny Arts Festival 2022, St. Canice’s Cathedral
5.8.22 – Secret Garden Music @ Kilkenny Arts Festival 2022, Locations across Kilkenny
7.8.22 – AJA at The Crown Live, The Crown


Upcoming Festivals & Summer Schools

23 July–20 August: Dartington Music Summer School and Festival
29 July–5 Aug: Sidmouth Folk Festival, Devon, England
30 July–7 Aug: Jazz em Agosto, Lisbon
31 July–7 Aug: Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann, Mullingar, Co. Westmeath
4–14 Aug: Kilkenny Arts Festival
4–8 Aug: Feakle Festival
5–7 Aug: 
Dublin Irish Festival, Ohio
5–7 August: Howth Roots and Blues Festival
5–28 Aug: Edinburgh International Festival
5–29 Aug: 
The Edinburgh Festival Fringe
24–28 Aug: Masters of Tradition, West Cork 

See a full list of upcoming festivals here.


Upcoming Job and Funding Deadlines

3 August
Orchestra and Projects Assistant
Southbank Sinfonia

3 August
Orchestra and Projects Manager
Southbank Sinfonia

3 August
Festival Director, Cúirt International Festival of Literature
Cúirt International Festival of Literature

4 August
Digital Projects Coordinator
Sage Gateshead

5 August
Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Music Production
Edge Hill University

5 August
Head of Finance & Business Management
The Ulster Orchestra

5 August
Peripatetic Tutors
The Ulster Orchestra

5 August
Open Call: Invitation to quote for Evaluation Services
Music Generation

6 August
International Choral Conducting Summer School 2022
University of Limerick

7 August
North of England Regional Organiser
The Musicians Union

7 August
Communications Manager, BBC Proms and Orchestras & Choirs

8 August
Head of Concerts
The Hallé

8 August
Development Co-ordinator
The Hallé

For all jobs and opportunities see here.

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To view concerts by day, visit Upcoming Events.

To advertise your upcoming events with the Journal of Music, see here.

Published on 2 August 2022

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