All the latest news from Music Network can be found here, including press releases for the current and past seasons and press reviews.
14 September 2017
For each of our tours, we commission influential writers to add flavour to our programmes. Musician, composer and broadcaster Ellen Cranitch wrote the programme notes for the Cathy Jordan, Jarlath Henderson & Mick Daly tour in September 2017.
13 September 2017
Prepare to be bowled over by the infectious enthusiasm of Tine Thing Helseth, Norway’s internationally-renowned trumpet star on a Music Network tour from 10 – 18 October. Accompanied by regular collaborator Gunnar Flagstad on piano, the programme includes Romances by Shostakovich, Romanian Folk Dances from Bartók, Piazzolla’s Café 1930 from Histoire du Tango and a new work by Deirdre Gribbin.
07 September 2017
Music Network is seeking to appoint an experienced Finance Manager (part-time) to assist the organisation in achieving its strategic objectives. Closing date for applications: Wednesday 27th September at 4.00 p.m.
03 August 2017
Music Network is delighted to announce an additional concert to its Artist Residency 2017 with the National Opera House and Wexford County Council. On Tuesday 24th October, exceptional British violinist Chloë Hanslip will join forces with Redmond O’Toole on guitar.
02 August 2017
Music Network’s Autumn 2017 season gets off to a high-spirited start with three of Ireland’s finest traditional singers and instrumentalists: Cathy Jordan, Jarlath Henderson and Mick Daly. Prepare to be entranced as these inventive singers offer up some stunning new interpretations of well-worn songs, with stirring instrumental playing and more than a little theatrical energy thrown into the mix.
26 July 2017
4-star review from the Irish Times of ‘Clouds’ from the Aoife Doyle Band, released in June 2017 with support from Music Network.
18 July 2017
Music Generation today announced that it will expand into nine new areas of Ireland within five years, thanks to the ongoing support of U2 and The Ireland Funds who together will have raised a total of €6.3m for the programme’s second phase.
13 July 2017
Irish jazz ensemble F-JOB announced as latest recipients of The Piano Scheme 2017, supported by Jeffers Pianos, in association with Galway Jazz Festival and Music Network.
06 July 2017
Music Network is delighted to announce the third instalment of its Artist Residency 2017 with The National Opera House and Wexford County Council, an exciting concert series curated by Redmond O’Toole that features a wealth of international and Irish musicians.
30 June 2017
Music Network is delighted to announce that Francesco Turrisi and Kieran Quinn are the latest recipients of The Piano Scheme 2017, a new opportunity for musicians supported by Jeffers Pianos, in association with Galway Jazz Festival.