Barra Ó Séaghdha

‘It has been this burst of energy’: An Interview with Donnacha Dennehy
Opinion
‘It has been this burst of energy’: An Interview with Donnacha...
Next week at the Cork Midsummer Festival, Sō Percussion...
Jun 13, 2019
A Century of Irish Classics?
Reviews
A Century of Irish Classics?
On 7–25 September, the National Concert Hall hosted '...
Nov 13, 2016
Empty Space
Opinion
Empty Space
Commissioned to compose a work in response to 9/11, John...
Aug 1, 2010
Oddbox: Cyclone of Discord
Opinion
Oddbox: Cyclone of Discord
In works by Leitch Ritchie and John Beverley Nichols, Barra...
Dec 1, 2009
Sounds Left Behind
Opinion
Sounds Left Behind
Barra Ó Séaghdha asks where the British free jazz movement...
Oct 1, 2009
Concert Review: RTÉ Vanbrugh Quartet – Works Commissioned for Seamus Heaney's 70 Birthday
Reviews
Concert Review: RTÉ Vanbrugh Quartet – Works Commissioned for...
RTÉ Vanbrugh Quartet / Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin...
Jun 1, 2009
'Write Whatever You Want'
Opinion
'Write Whatever You Want'
A period of freedom – and tension – in Chicago jazz through...
Jun 1, 2009
Concorde
Opinion
Concorde
Elaine Clark (violin), Martin Johnson (cello), David James...
Apr 1, 2009
Live Reviews: Life After Feldman
Reviews
Live Reviews: Life After Feldman
Printing House, Trinity College, Dublin 15-16 December 2007
Mar 1, 2008
Missing Pieces
Opinion
Missing Pieces
Niall Ó Ciosáin reviews a new book on music in nineteeth-...
Mar 1, 2008
The Encyclopaedia of Music in Ireland
Opinion
The Encyclopaedia of Music in Ireland
The very first Encyclopaedia of Music in Ireland, the most...
Mar 1, 2007
Reviews
Live Reviews: Debashish Bhattacharya
(chaturangi – 22-string guitar) / Farmleigh Salon Series (...
Sep 1, 2006
letters
Letters: Music and Loss in England
Michael Quinn, Co. Down, writes
May 1, 2006
Opinion
The Sound of Discovery
The Festival de Jazz et de Free Music in Mulhouse, France.
Mar 1, 2006
Reviews
Live Reviews: Rachid Taha
Vicar Street, Dublin, 24 November 2005
Jan 1, 2006
letters
Letters: RTÉ Living Music Festival 2005
Dear EditorGiven that I had been quite critical of his...
Jul 1, 2005
Music, Ideas and History
Opinion
Music, Ideas and History
Barra Ó Séaghdha reviews The Progress of Music in Ireland,...
Jul 1, 2005
"Are You Talking to Me?": Traditional and Classical Music in Ireland
Opinion
"Are You Talking to Me?": Traditional and Classical...
Irish traditional music has played an interesting role in...
May 1, 2005
The Community Music Debate
Opinion
The Community Music Debate
The first ‘European Community Music Gathering’ takes place...
Mar 1, 2003