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Music Network presents Kris Drever, Julie Fowlis, Aoife Ní Bhriain and Pádraig Rynne on tour 15 – 24

01 December 2016

Embark on an odyssey of love, loss and wonder as these four incredibly talented and creative musicians shape Irish and Scottish music and songs from ages past into something fresh, dynamic – and irresistible. On tour from 15 – 24 January, details at musicnetwork.ie.
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Music Capital Scheme 2016 applications now open

30 November 2016

The Music Capital Scheme, supported by the Department of Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs and managed by Music Network, comprises two distinct awards that provide funding for the purchase of musical instruments to both non-professional performing groups and to professional musicians.
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Music Network announces The Piano Scheme 2017

30 November 2016

The Piano Scheme 2017 supported by Jeffers Pianos, in association with Galway Jazz Festival and Music Network
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Music Network Industry Newsletter No. 122, 30/11/16

30 November 2016

A round-up of industry news and opportunities.
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Music Network announces Spring 2017 season

25 November 2016

Music Network’s Spring 2017 season features an exciting new collaboration performing music and songs from Ireland and Scotland, one of the UK's most in demand jazz ensembles, sublime chamber music from an intriguing French classical duo, a very special tour that brings together four of Ireland’s most gifted female violinists for the first time and concludes with an American string band superstar.
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€210,000 ANNOUNCED FOR MUSIC CAPITAL SCHEME 2016

16 November 2016

Music Network today welcomed the announcement by Heather Humphreys TD, Minister for Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs, confirming capital funds of €210,000 for the Music Capital Scheme 2016.
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Centre Culturel Irlandais’ artist residency bursary in association with Music Network.

10 November 2016

Centre Culturel Irlandais 2017-2018 artist residency bursary deadline: 11 January 2017, 5pm GMT
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Commissioned programme notes for Anneleen Lenaerts & Dionysis Grammenos

09 November 2016

For each of our tours, we commission influential writers to add flavour to our programmes. Classical journalist and reviewer Pat O'Kelly compiled the programme notes for the harp and clarinet programme of Schumann, Schubert, Smetana and Dovreglio. Irish composer Anne-Marie O'Farrell supplied a programme note on her new piece "Klaria", commissioned by Music Network especially for this tour.
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Music Network presents Trio Mediæval and Arve Henriksen on 26th and 27th November 2016

28 October 2016

Music Network presents Trio Mediæval and Arve Henriksen in Dublin and Wexford on 26th and 27th November 2016. Cross-genre collaboration with Norwegian jazz trumpeter Arve Henriksen and Oslo’s early music ensemble Trio Mediaeval in a programme of Icelandic, Norwegian and Swedish hymns, chants and folk songs.
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