Irish Traditional Music Archive

Concert Planner & Upcoming Job Deadlines (23–29 August 2021)
News
Concert Planner & Upcoming Job Deadlines (23–29 August 2021)
This week's concerts, livestreams, and job and funding...
Aug 23, 2021
Exploring Loss Under Lockdown
Reviews
Exploring Loss Under Lockdown
A new short film about the passing of the great fiddle-...
Jul 29, 2021
Arts Council Announces Increased Funding for Music, Opera and Traditional Arts Organisations
News
Arts Council Announces Increased Funding for Music, Opera and...
Strategic Funding scheme provides €1m extra for opera, €...
Mar 2, 2021
'We have lost the most loved musician' – Remembering Joe Burke (1939–2021)
News
'We have lost the most loved musician' – Remembering...
Renowned accordion player died on 20 February aged 81. The...
Feb 23, 2021
Tunes from Famine Times
Reviews
Tunes from Famine Times
Mick O’Brien, Emer Mayock and Aoife Ní Bhriain have just...
Feb 11, 2021
Previously Unheard Michael Coleman Tracks to Be Made Public This Month
News
Previously Unheard Michael Coleman Tracks to Be Made Public This...
The recordings were made in the home of fiddle-player Lad O...
Feb 4, 2021
Rebuilding the Public Conversation Around Music
Opinion
Rebuilding the Public Conversation Around Music
Why is the public conversation around music important, and...
Nov 6, 2020
New Frank Harte Song Collection to be Launched This Month
News
New Frank Harte Song Collection to be Launched This Month
Book by Terry Moylan presents transcriptions for 198 songs...
Sep 1, 2020
RTÉ Investigation Highlights Sexual Abuse in Irish Traditional Music
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RTÉ Investigation Highlights Sexual Abuse in Irish Traditional...
Irish Traditional Music Archive issues statement condemning...
Jul 24, 2020
New Documentary on Willie Clancy Summer School to be Premiered Online This Weekend
News
New Documentary on Willie Clancy Summer School to be Premiered...
Programme features rare footage of Clancy performing at...
Jul 16, 2020
Traidphicnic Festival to Stream Online Concerts This Weekend
News
Traidphicnic Festival to Stream Online Concerts This Weekend
Featured artists include Madagán, the Antóni O’Breskey...
Jul 3, 2020
New Appointments in Music (May 2020)
News
New Appointments in Music (May 2020)
A round up of recent appointments at Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown...
May 13, 2020
Liam O’Connor Appointed Director of the Irish Traditional Music Archive
News
Liam O’Connor Appointed Director of the Irish Traditional Music...
Fiddle-player to take up new position in August.
Jun 13, 2019
€8,000 ITMA/Clare County Council Artist Residency Seeking Applications
News
€8,000 ITMA/Clare County Council Artist Residency Seeking...
Deadline for submissions is Friday 14 September.
Sep 11, 2018
New Chairperson for Irish Traditional Music Archive
News
New Chairperson for Irish Traditional Music Archive
Belfast fiddle-player and businessman Brian Montague...
Mar 1, 2018
Irish Traditional Music Archive Awarded €187k for Digital Research Project
News
Irish Traditional Music Archive Awarded €187k for Digital...
Two-year project to improve access to web-based Irish...
Apr 21, 2017
Nicholas Carolan's Retirement Marked by ITMA
News
Nicholas Carolan's Retirement Marked by ITMA
'He has taught us what riches lie in our own unique...
Sep 29, 2015
Happy Birthday ITMA!
Radar
Happy Birthday ITMA!
For its twenty-fifth anniversary year, the Irish...
Jul 30, 2012
Big Book, Small Back Room
Reviews
Big Book, Small Back Room
Reading the Companion to Irish Traditional Music, Ciaran...
Feb 29, 2012
Your History Cannot Be Found
Radar
Your History Cannot Be Found
What if all of music history were wiped out by an...
Apr 26, 2011