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28 November 2018
Kickstart the year with a vocal match made in heaven, featuring the ethereal voice of award-winning Scottish songstress Siobhan Miller and the honeyed tones of Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh on tour 16th – 26th January 2019, details at musicnetwork.ie. The Corca Dhuibhne singer and flautist Nic Amhlaoibh and Scots songbird Miller will be joined by accordionist extraordinaire Damien Mullane and the stylish accompaniment of Anna Massie on guitar showcasing a variety of traditional Irish and Scots songs and tunes alongside exciting contemporary material. Expect these players to strike sparks off each other!
27 November 2018
“Concerts at Mermaid”, A Series of Six Concerts Curated by Musician in Residence Eamon Sweeney from 13th December 2018 –25th May 2019. Music Network Artist Residency in partnership with the Mermaid Arts Centre and Wicklow County Council.
16 November 2018
Music Network are currently seeking a Communications Manager to manage and develop Music Network's Communications Strategy. Closing date for applications: Wednesday 5th December at 4.00 p.m.
08 November 2018
World class live music featuring some of Europe’s leading classical musicians, award-winning Irish traditional musicians, a folk supergroup and a Grammy Award winner
07 November 2018
Music Network is supporting a 1-month residency for a musician seeking to further their performance career. Musicians working in all genres are eligible.
31 October 2018
We were thrilled to present Mercury Award-nominated Roller Trio on tour. Irish audiences could hear the heady genre-bending mix of rip-roaring grooves, dubstep style electronica and cool melodies in Dublin, Tralee, Tinahely, Newbridge and Cork.
19 October 2018
It was a great honour to present this phenomenally successful ensemble to audiences across Ireland. ECHO 'Rising Stars' 2018-2019 the Amatis Piano Trio visited venues in Castlebar, Dublin, Tinahely, Castlepollard, Cork, Tralee, Castleconnell and Waterford.
Natalie Clein (cello), Julius Drake (piano) and Claire Booth (soprano), 29th November – 1st December
11 October 2018
Music Network’s Autumn season concludes with a trinity of concerts exploring three wonderfully expressive instruments by the illustrious Natalie Clein (cello), Julius Drake (piano) and Claire Booth (soprano).
10 October 2018
Following on from the success of Music Network’s ‘Taking control of your performance career 2017’, we are delighted to offer once again a series of free training sessions for Irish and Ireland-based professional performing musicians working in all musical genres. These sessions offer support by providing access to relevant and up-to-date expertise, resources and professional supports. The training sessions in 2018 focus once again on some of the non-artistic elements of a successful music performance career: Musicians and the Digital World, Music Publishing – Nurturing and Protecting Creativity and Finance and Taxation.