Latest Listings

From Europe with Love: The Highlights
Concert
16 July St. Nicholas Collegiagte Church
Organist Gail Archer Continues Tour in Laramie, Wyoming
Concert
20 October St. Matthews Cathedral
Ye Vagabonds Songwriting Workshop - West Cork Literary Festival
Masterclass
15 July West Cork Literary Festival
Open for Applications: IMRO Membership
Call for Submissions
31 December IMRO

News

Pianist Kevin Jansson Wins €15k RDS Music Bursary
Flautist Amy Gillen awarded second prize worth €5k.
Concert Planner: 24–30 June 2019
This week's concerts from Monday to Sunday. To have your concert included next week (1–7 July), please add it to our listings.
John Carty Announced as Sligo Traditional Artist in Residence
Fiddle- and banjo-player to begin year-long Trad Ireland residency in July.

News – UK

Listen to the Winning Performances from the 2019 Cardiff Singer of the World
Baritone Andrei Kymach wins Main Prize; Tenor Mingjie Lei wins Song Prize; Mezzo soprano Katie Bray wins Audience Prize.
Tenor Mingjie Lei Wins Song Prize at Cardiff Singer of the World Competition
Chinese artist wins with a programme of Fauré, Rachmaninov, Liszt and Lin; he will compete in the Main Prize on 22 June also.
Night of Female Electronic Artists at Manchester International Festival
Queens of the Electronic Underground takes place on 20 July.

Reviews

Songs with History
In the fifth review from our new Music Writer Mentoring Scheme, supported by Galway City and County Arts Offices, Rachel Deckard reviews Ye Vagabonds at the Róisín Dubh in Galway, a concert to showcase their latest album 'The Hare's Lament'.
Dream of Distortion
Just Mustard from Dundalk recently supported The Cure and this week were announced for the Iceland Airwaves festival. Shannon McNamee reviews their Galway concert at the Róisín Dubh.
Travels with My Aria
In the fourth review from our new Music Writer Mentoring Scheme, supported by Galway City and County Arts Offices, Tara Broderick reviews the opening concert of the Galway Early Music Festival featuring mezzo soprano Sharon Carty and a concert of 'Suitcase Arias'.

Articles

Generation Borderless
Toner Quinn
Other Voices took place in Belfast at the weekend, accompanied by a number of discussions on borders, cultural breakthroughs and the redemptive power of music, writes Toner Quinn.
‘It has been this burst of energy’: An Interview with Donnacha Dennehy
Next week at the Cork Midsummer Festival, Sō Percussion will give the European premiere of Donnacha Dennehy’s ‘Broken Unison’, a co-commission between Carnegie Hall and Cork Opera House. The Journal of Music spoke to the Irish composer, who now lives in the States, about his music, his life in America and what drives his work.
‘A thoughtful musician and a thoughtful composer’: Remembering Paddy Fahey
The great traditional Irish fiddle-player and composer Paddy Fahey died at the weekend. The Journal of Music spoke to musicians Martin Hayes, Liz Kane and Breda and Claire Keville about his music and legacy.
What do the EU Election Results Mean for Music and the Arts?
The EU’s 'Work Plan for Culture 2019–22' is likely to shape support for the arts and music in the coming years, but what does it contain?

Latest Events

From Europe with Love: The Highlights
Concert
16 July St. Nicholas Collegiagte Church
Organist Gail Archer Continues Tour in Laramie, Wyoming
Concert
20 October St. Matthews Cathedral
Ye Vagabonds Songwriting Workshop - West Cork Literary Festival
Masterclass
15 July West Cork Literary Festival
Organist Gail Archer Tours in Altoona, PA
Concert
6 October Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church
Anaïs Mitchell
Concert
16 August Hawk's Well Theatre, Sligo

Latest Jobs and Opportunities

Open for Applications: IMRO Membership
Call for Submissions
31 December IMRO
Visiting Assistant Professor of Musicology
Job
9 July University of Houston
Festival Volunteer
Volunteer
9 July Another Love Story
Music Ambassadors—The Volunteer Program
Volunteer
31 December Carnegie Hall

Upcoming Events

RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra: Summer Lunchtime Series
Concert
25 June National Concert Hall
Berlin Philharmonic Brass Trio Masterclass
Masterclass
25 June National Concert Hall
The Kíla Sessions
Session
25 June Whelan's, Dublin
Berlin Philharmonic Brass Trio
Concert
25 June John Field Room @ The National Concert Hall
Dublin Brass Week 2019: Berlin Philharmonic Brass Trio
Concert
25 June John Field Room, National Concert Hall
CAN!Sing - Siar is Aniar - The West’s Awake
Concert
26 June An Taibhdhearc
Riches of Clare
Concert
26 June The Sanctuary, Queen's Hotel
Trad@lunch: Kate Gavin, Conor McDonagh and Ryan Sheridan
Session
26 June Hawk's Well Theatre, Sligo
Wexford Festival Opera and NCH Friends Celebration Concert
Concert
26 June National Concert Hall
Phelim Drew & Band
Concert
26 June Pavilion Theatre,Dublin

Upcoming Deadlines

Brand Partnerships Intern
Job
25 June Universal Music Group
Girls Rock Dublin Camp
Course
25 June Girls Rock Dublin
Music Tutors
Job
26 June Music Generation Roscommon
Digital Manager
Job
26 June National Concert Hall
Administrative Assistant to the Music Director
Job
26 June The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Planning Manager
Job
26 June English National Opera
Press Officer
Job
26 June English National Opera
Marketing & Communications Assistant
Job
26 June Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre
Orchestral Studies Coordinator
Job
27 June The Juilliard School
Manager, Music Administration
Job
27 June Jazz at Lincoln Center

Funding

Artist and Youth Work Residency scheme 28 June The Arts Council
Arts and Older People Grants Programme 4 July Arts Council of Northern Ireland
Momentum Music Fund 31 July Arts Council of Northern Ireland
International Showcase Fund 31 July Arts Council of Northern Ireland