All the latest news from Music Network can be found here, including press releases for the current and past seasons and press reviews.
15 March 2010
Music Network is delighted to announce a concert by Syrius Trio on Wednesday 14 April, at 8.00 p.m. at the Pavilion Theatre, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin. The trio, Elizabeth Cooney (violin) Jane Cords-O'Hara (cello) and Bobby Chen (piano) will perform a programme featuring Haydn, Ravel, and Tchaikovsky. The concert will be preceded by the launch of the trio’s debut CD at 7 pm, Syrius Trio: Salomon Jadassohn Piano Trios Nos. 1 – 3, (Toccata Classics TOCC 0107).
08 March 2010
Music Network’s April classical tour features virtuoso guitarist Xuefei Yang and wunderkind cellist Natalie Clein. These two truly spell-binding performers are used to filling concert halls on their own, so don’t miss out on a unique chance to experience their talent at close range during their Music Network tour from 20 - 29 April.
04 March 2010
Auditions for Summer and Full-Time Scholarships and Workshops with World-Renowned Faculty April 5-11 at Newpark Music Centre
02 March 2010
DO YOU LOVE LIVE MUSIC? THEN FRIDAY 16TH APRIL IS YOUR BIG DAY.
MUSIC NETWORK IN ASSOCIATION WITH RTÉ LYRIC FM, LAUNCH LOVE:LIVE MUSIC, IRELAND’S FIRST NATIONAL MUSIC DAY, TO TAKE PLACE ON FRIDAY 16TH APRIL 2010
22 February 2010
Music Network seeks an Administrator/PR and Marketing Assistant.
Closing date for applications is: 5.00pm, Friday 5th March, 2010.
Interviews will take place in Dublin on Tuesday 16th March, 2010.
15 February 2010
Thanks to an exotic new percussion instrument, and a singular mix of aims and influences, the Portico Quartet has evolved an original and unclassifiable sound, writes ARMINTA WALLACE
10 February 2010
Music Network’s March baroque tour sees prize-winning violinist Ariadne Daskalakis go head-to-head with two of Germany’s foremost early music specialists: Markus Möllenbeck (cello) and Gerald Hambitzer (harpsichord). Daskalakis and Trio Vintage will perform a programme including works by J.S. Bach, Handel, Baltzar, Matteis, Geminiani and Biber that is sure to be “Chamber-music gold” (MusicWeb International).
08 February 2010
Music Network, in partnership with Musique et Santé, Europe’s only dedicated Music & Health organisation, is conducting a Music in Healthcare Settings Training Programme for musicians at St. James’s Hospital Dublin from 8 – 12 February, 2010.
04 February 2010
At the recent TG4 Gradam Ceoil Awards, Fidil's Aidan O'Donnell was awarded Young Musician of the Year.
02 February 2010
Music Network invites aspiring young jazz musicians to apply for the YOUNG MUSICWIDE AWARD 2010. Young Musicwide is a unique professional development scheme designed to assist a selected group of Ireland’s brightest young musicians at the beginning of their professional career. The award this year is open to jazz ensembles of any instrumentation up to a maximum of five people. The closing date for completed applications is Monday 5th July 2010.