31 October 2012
Music Network today (31 October) announced the results of the Arts Council Music Recording Scheme 2012.
04 October 2012
A century ago, the Vatican declared that the saxophone ‘gave reasonable concern for scandal’. After hearing the magnificent sonic.art saxophone quartet, you’ll realise the real scandal is how neglected this wonderfully versatile instrument has been by classical composers until relatively recently.
30 August 2012
Don’t miss the chance to experience the dazzling clarinet of Evan Christopher and his ensemble Django à la Créole on a Music Network tour this October as they merge gypsy swing and New Orleans jazz with a touch of Cha Cha Cha thrown in for good measure.
16 August 2012
Capital Funds confirmed for Music Capital Scheme 2012 and National Music Day 2013
01 August 2012
Let the award winning We Banjo 3 take you on a rollercoaster ride through banjo history from ragtime to reels on a Music Network tour this September. Featuring banjos, mandolins, guitars, and vocals, We Banjo 3 combine Irish music with Old-Time American, Ragtime and Bluegrass influences, revealing the banjo’s rich legacy from its roots in African and minstrel music through to the Irish traditional sound.
10 July 2012
Music Network today announced an exciting line-up for its Autumn Season 2012 with a diverse programme of talented Irish and international artists. Irish audiences will have the chance to experience the very best in international chamber, jazz and traditional Irish music in venues throughout Ireland at affordable prices. Music Network tours are funded by the Arts Council and are presented in association with RTÉ lyric fm.
24 May 2012
Hundreds of free live music events across the country for Ireland’s National Music Day
16 May 2012
Lá Ceoil Free Concert Announced for love:live music on 21st June
04 May 2012
Brace yourself for the polyrhythmic delights of the CAN Percussion Trio with celebrated Irish percussionist Noel Eccles joined by two young masters of the mallet, Chris Stynes and Alex Petcu.
08 March 2012
Prepare to be blown away by Onyx Brass, a world-class British quintet that has charmed audiences across Europe and America with its virtuosity, exuberance and on-stage banter.