23 May 2018
PRESS RELEASE: Music Network today announced the results of the Music Capital Scheme 2017/18. A total of €224,000 in funding from the Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht has been awarded to 31 performing groups and 17 individual musicians.
12 April 2018
PRESS RELEASE: Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council and Music Network is pleased to announce details of the 2018 Musicians-in-Residence Scheme. The scheme is jointly funded by Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council and the Arts Council, and is managed by Music Network. Three residencies are offered in 2018: two for established musicians/groups and one for an emerging musician/group.
28 March 2018
PRESS RELEASE: Rejoice in the energetic polkas and slides of West Kerry and waltzes, marches and reels from Scotland this May, as four folk musicians at the top of their game come together for the very first time.
27 March 2018
PRESS RELEASE: The Residency aims to provide a musician with funding in order to plan and deliver a series of concerts commencing in Autumn 2018, with integrated audience development components, in partnership with Wicklow County Council Arts Office and Mermaid County Wicklow Arts Centre.
08 March 2018
PRESS RELEASE: Music Network is delighted to announce the details of The Piano Scheme 2018, supported by Jeffers Pianos, in association with Galway Jazz Festival.
08 March 2018
PRESS RELEASE: This unique coming together of two of classical music’s brightest stars will showcase the versatility of their instruments through a range of music from Bach to Bogdanović, and a new commission from Benjamin Dwyer, on tour 22 April – 1 May.
01 February 2018
PRESS RELEASE: Brace yourself for an edge-of-the-seat performance from the extraordinary Russian pianist Anna Tsybuleva, on a Music Network tour from 1 – 11 March.
25 January 2018
PRESS RELEASE: Music Network is partnering with Local Authority Arts Offices to offer Music Capital Scheme information sessions between Wednesday 31st January and Friday 9th February.
10 January 2018
PRESS RELEASE: Save the date for the intriguing British saxophonist Trish Clowes’ My Iris project from 6-11 February. The adventurous Clowes, BASCA British Composer Award winner and former BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artist, fronts this outstanding jazz quartet featuring some of the UK’s finest musicians, whose performances have been described as the “jazz of the future” – Augsburger Allgemeine.
09 January 2018
PRESS RELEASE: Music Network today welcomed the announcement by Josepha Madigan TD, Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, confirming funding of €245,500 for the Music Capital Scheme 2017.