10 May 2017
PRESS RELEASE: Music Network is delighted to announce that saxophonist Sam Comerford has been awarded the Music Network/Centre Culturel Irlandais Music Performance Bursary 2017/18.
26 April 2017
PRESS RELEASE: Music Network today announced the results of the Music Capital Scheme 2016. A total of €189,000 in funding from the Department of Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs has been awarded to 22 performing groups and 15 individual musicians.
30 March 2017
PRESS RELEASE: Brace yourself for the wildly virtuosic playing of Darol Anger and his all-star ensemble Republic of Strings on tour from 3rd to 13th May in a fitting climax to Music Network’s Spring 2017 season. Toes are sure to tap as this cutting edge crew whip through a hoedown, a waltz and grooving swing tune in quick succession. Details at musicnetwork.ie.
09 March 2017
PRESS RELEASE: Music Network is thrilled to bring together for the first time Leaders and Associate Leaders of Ireland's most prestigious orchestras - Mia Cooper, Katherine Hunka, Ioana Petcu-Colan and Helena Wood – in an all-violin quartet from 19th – 29th April.
02 March 2017
Music Network is delighted to announce the results of the first round of The Piano Scheme 2017, a new opportunity for musicians supported by Jeffers Pianos, in association with Galway Jazz Festival.
09 February 2017
PRESS RELEASE: Drink in the honeyed tones of French cellist Emmanuelle Bertrand performing with long-term collaborator and acclaimed recitalist Pascal Amoyel on piano from 21 – 30 March on a Music Network tour.
18 January 2017
Brace yourself for the formidable and compelling music of Laura Jurd's jazz group Dinosaur, one of the UK’s most vital and creative new ensembles as they embark on a Music Network tour from 21 – 28 February.
Music Network presents Kris Drever, Julie Fowlis, Aoife Ní Bhriain and Pádraig Rynne on tour 15 – 24
01 December 2016
PRESS RELEASE: Embark on an odyssey of love, loss and wonder as these four incredibly talented and creative musicians shape Irish and Scottish music and songs from ages past into something fresh, dynamic – and irresistible. On tour from 15 – 24 January, details at musicnetwork.ie.
25 November 2016
PRESS RELEASE: Music Network’s Spring 2017 season features an exciting new collaboration performing music and songs from Ireland and Scotland, one of the UK's most in demand jazz ensembles, sublime chamber music from an intriguing French classical duo, a very special tour that brings together four of Ireland’s most gifted female violinists for the first time and concludes with an American string band superstar.
28 October 2016
PRESS RELEASE: Music Network presents Trio Mediæval and Arve Henriksen in Dublin and Wexford on 26th and 27th November 2016. Cross-genre collaboration with Norwegian jazz trumpeter Arve Henriksen and Oslo’s early music ensemble Trio Mediaeval in a programme of Icelandic, Norwegian and Swedish hymns, chants and folk songs.