Benjamin Dwyer

Music in Ireland has a Glass Ceiling and it’s Called Nationalism
Opinion
Music in Ireland has a Glass Ceiling and it’s Called Nationalism
Unless music is coated in nationalistic terms it will...
Aug 26, 2021
Diatribe Records Aiming for Grammy Nominations
News
Diatribe Records Aiming for Grammy Nominations
Five of the Dublin label’s albums are on the eligible...
Oct 9, 2020
Little Islands of Melody and Silence
Reviews
Little Islands of Melody and Silence
Composer and guitarist Benjamin Dwyer's new album on...
May 21, 2020
Podcast: The Next Twenty Years of New Music in Ireland – What Do We Need to Do?
News
Podcast: The Next Twenty Years of New Music in Ireland – What Do...
This week's podcast is a live recording of a panel...
Mar 11, 2020
Podcast: The Next Twenty Years of New Music in Ireland – What Do We Need to Do?
Podcast
Podcast: The Next Twenty Years of New Music in Ireland – What Do...
A live recording of a panel discussion at the recent New...
Mar 11, 2020
New Music Up a Notch
Reviews
New Music Up a Notch
Ireland's largest contemporary music festival New...
Mar 5, 2020
‘People want to break down boundaries’: An interview with Nick Roth and Matthew Jacobson of Diatribe Records
Opinion
‘People want to break down boundaries’: An interview with Nick...
The Irish record label Diatribe is hosting a stage for five...
Feb 19, 2020
The Next 20 Years of New Music in Ireland: What Do We Need to Do?
News
The Next 20 Years of New Music in Ireland: What Do We Need to Do?
The Journal of Music is celebrating 20 years in 2020 with a...
Jan 28, 2020
Thibaut Garcia and Isang Enders Premiere Benjamin Dwyer Work
News
Thibaut Garcia and Isang Enders Premiere Benjamin Dwyer Work
New guitar and cello partnership on 8-date Music Network...
Apr 16, 2018
Retelling a Bloody Myth
Reviews
Retelling a Bloody Myth
Liam Cagney reviews 'Umbilical', composer...
Dec 7, 2017
A Century of Irish Classics?
Reviews
A Century of Irish Classics?
On 7–25 September, the National Concert Hall hosted '...
Nov 13, 2016
Paris Residencies Offered for Irish Musicians and Composers
News
Paris Residencies Offered for Irish Musicians and Composers
Centre Culturel Irlandais residencies include travel from...
Dec 1, 2015
Celebrating Frank Corcoran at 70
News
Celebrating Frank Corcoran at 70
Forthcoming concert includes world premieres performed by...
Nov 12, 2015
James Wilson's Inexplicable Decision
Opinion
James Wilson's Inexplicable Decision
What was behind composer James Wilson's decision to...
Jul 14, 2015
Taking the Listener Everywhere and Nowhere
Opinion
Taking the Listener Everywhere and Nowhere
Michael Quinn listens to two recent piano recordings by new...
Feb 16, 2015
‘Our media have a great deal to answer for’
Opinion
‘Our media have a great deal to answer for’
Benjamin Dwyer’s new book asks hard questions about Irish...
Jan 9, 2015