Lyric Fm

‘Lyric has a role in the culture and musical life of Ireland’ – Lyric FM Staff Want Proper Consideration of Station’s Future in New Report

‘Lyric has a role in the culture and musical life of Ireland’ –  Lyric FM Staff Want Proper Consideration of Station’s Future in New Report

‘Lyric has a role in the culture and musical life of Ireland’ – Lyric FM Staff Want Proper Consideration of Station’s Future in New Report

Staff of Lyric FM are relieved decision to close studios has been deferred but now want station's role in Irish music, culture and broadcasting to be fully considered in new commission's report.

Published on 12 December 2019

Against Resignation: An Interview with Raymond Deane

Against Resignation: An Interview with Raymond Deane

Against Resignation: An Interview with Raymond Deane

Is there a lack of solidarity among composers? Will classical music ever become a part of Ireland's national consciousness? And have young Irish composers unwittingly subscribed to a code of musical prohibitions influenced by the US?

Published on 3 October 2018

Adrian Smith is Lecturer in Musicology at TU Dublin Conservatory of Music and Drama.

A Visibility Mission: The RTÉ Lyric FM Record Label

A Visibility Mission: The RTÉ Lyric FM Record Label

A Visibility Mission: The RTÉ Lyric FM Record Label

The RTÉ Lyric FM label, established over a decade ago, has now released over forty recordings. Garrett Sholdice listens to the latest six – and considers the 'visibility mission' for Irish music that the label is engaged in.

Published on 21 July 2015

Garrett Sholdice is a composer and a director of the record label and music production company Ergodos.