Stockhausen

Dance Moves in the Banquet Hall
Reviews
Dance Moves in the Banquet Hall
Listening Bodies, a collaboration between the vocal group...
Nov 15, 2019
A Love of Music Making
Opinion
A Love of Music Making
Leonard Bernstein represents the ultimate musician, from...
Oct 18, 2018
No Hint of Bad Taste
Opinion
No Hint of Bad Taste
Claude Debussy stands apart as a modernist – extremely...
Apr 19, 2018
Boulez is Alive
Opinion
Boulez is Alive
Boulez is alive, writes John McLachlan, but who is engaging...
Jun 30, 2015
Seán Clancy on discovering Howard Skempton
News
Seán Clancy on discovering Howard Skempton
'It wasn’t dissonant, it wasn’t serial, it wasn’t...
Oct 11, 2012
Andrew Zolinsky at the National Concert Hall
Radar
Andrew Zolinsky at the National Concert Hall
Pianist Andrew Zolinsky will present a programme of...
Oct 2, 2012
Stockhausen Festival and Opera in Birmingham
Radar
Stockhausen Festival and Opera in Birmingham
A Stockhausen festival is being held at the University of...
Aug 9, 2012
Repeat with Caution
Opinion
Repeat with Caution
After the rejection of repetition by many modernist...
Nov 30, 2011
Why Systems?
Opinion
Why Systems?
Composers are afraid of using the basic building blocks of...
Feb 2, 2011
Don't Bother Reading This
Opinion
Don't Bother Reading This
The discourse around music serves only to divide us
Jun 1, 2009
Opinion
...Expectation
John McLachlan's regular column on composers and...
Jul 1, 2008
Arvo Pärt in Ireland
Opinion
Arvo Pärt in Ireland
The celebrated Estonian composer Arvo Pärt is visiting...
Jan 1, 2008
'The Deepest Need to be There, Communicating'
Opinion
'The Deepest Need to be There, Communicating'
An Interview by composer Benjamin Dwyer with double-bassist...
Jan 1, 2007
Wild Air: The Music of Kevin Volans
Opinion
Wild Air: The Music of Kevin Volans
Originally from South Africa, Kevin Volans was a student of...
Nov 1, 2006
Opinion
Hard Core Values
The Sonorities Festival 2006.
Jul 1, 2006
Reviews
Live Reviews: Horizons – Kevin Volans
NCH, Dublin, 31 January 2006 / Andrew Hamilton – Map;...
Mar 1, 2006
letters
Letters: Looking for the Irish Bartók
Dear Editor,A ghost haunts the JMI – the ghost of the Irish...
Sep 1, 2005
Must Schoenberg's Crisis be Ours Too?
Opinion
Must Schoenberg's Crisis be Ours Too?
Contemporary music is still confined to a tiny elite and...
Nov 1, 2003
Opinion
RTÉ's First RTÉ Living Music Festival
A preview by Artistic Director Raymond Deane of the first...
Sep 1, 2002