Traditional Music

'I think there's a massive gap in how we teach more advanced learners': Liz Doherty on Her New Online Course for Teachers of Traditional Music
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'I think there's a massive gap in how we teach more...
The fiddle-player and academic Liz Doherty has just...
Sep 16, 2020
New Releases of the Week (7 August 2020)
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New Releases of the Week (7 August 2020)
A round-up of recent albums, EPs, singles, playlists and...
Aug 7, 2020
Donegal Fiddle Week Moves Online
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Donegal Fiddle Week Moves Online
Classes, concerts, and talks for the annual Glencolmcille...
Jun 10, 2020
Synthesis of Traditions
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Synthesis of Traditions
In the fifth review from our new Traditional Music Writer...
Apr 23, 2020
New Brendan and Cormac Begley Television Series to Explore Music in the West of Ireland
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New Brendan and Cormac Begley Television Series to Explore Music...
The six-part television series will see the pair travel the...
Apr 22, 2020
Arts Council's Music Commissions Awards Open for Applications
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Arts Council's Music Commissions Awards Open for...
Deadline for music, traditional arts and opera schemes is...
Apr 2, 2020
RIP Fiddle-player Ben Lennon
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RIP Fiddle-player Ben Lennon
Influential Leitrim musician passes away.
Mar 30, 2020
When Concertina Meets Concerto
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When Concertina Meets Concerto
The RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra marked St Patrick'...
Mar 21, 2019
Úna Monaghan Announced as Recipient of Liam O'Flynn Award
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Úna Monaghan Announced as Recipient of Liam O'Flynn Award
Harper and composer awarded bursary to create new work and...
Mar 19, 2019
A Voice for Dark Nights
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A Voice for Dark Nights
Lankum singer Radie Peat's solo performances revolve...
Feb 4, 2019
Benedict Morris Wins BBC Radio Scotland Young Traditional Musician of the Year
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Benedict Morris Wins BBC Radio Scotland Young Traditional...
Glasgow fiddle-player currently studying at Royal...
Jan 28, 2019
The End and the Beginning
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The End and the Beginning
Cormac Breatnach's 'The Whistle Blower' tour...
Jan 23, 2019
’Is it easier to be a traditional artist in other countries?’: Tristan Rosenstock and Oisín Mac Diarmada Launch Trad Ireland
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’Is it easier to be a traditional artist in other countries?’:...
New initiative to explore how to create a more sustainable...
Jan 11, 2019
The Challenge to the Gaeltacht Remains
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The Challenge to the Gaeltacht Remains
‘Aisling?’, a new show of music, song, dance and literature...
Oct 11, 2018
Shocking Invention
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Shocking Invention
In the first concert of their Music Network tour, Maighread...
Sep 20, 2018
New Releases: Traditional and Folk Music (September 2018)
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New Releases: Traditional and Folk Music (September 2018)
A round-up of new and recent traditional and folk music...
Sep 19, 2018
FairPlé, David Power and Cormac Begley at Masters of Tradition
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FairPlé, David Power and Cormac Begley at Masters of Tradition
The 2018 Festival will also include talks, poetry readings...
Jul 24, 2018
New Releases: Traditional and Folk Music (July 2018)
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New Releases: Traditional and Folk Music (July 2018)
A round-up of new and recent traditional and folk music...
Jul 18, 2018
New Releases: Traditional and Folk Music (May 2018)
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New Releases: Traditional and Folk Music (May 2018)
A round-up of new and recent traditional and folk music...
Jun 1, 2018
A High-Wire Act
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A High-Wire Act
The debut album from The High Seas trio contains feverish...
May 31, 2018