All the latest news from Music Network can be found here, including press releases for the current and past seasons and press reviews.
08 June 2017
Music Network Announces Release of ‘Clouds’ by Aoife Doyle. CD launch Wednesday 28th June, United Arts Club, Dublin.
08 June 2017
Music Network and RTÉ lyric fm present ‘Blue of the Shortest Night’ a live Midsummer concert broadcast with Carl Corcoran, Wednesday 21st June
Featuring Katherine Hunka, Ioana Petcu-Colan & Helena Wood, Aoife Doyle Band, Sonamus and Nell Ní Chróinín
01 June 2017
Music Network’s Autumn 2017 season features something to suit all tastes, with a stellar array of international jazz and classical, and Irish traditional musicians. This diverse, world-class selection of ensembles will perform 33 concerts in 21 locations around the country from September to November 2017 as part of Music Network’s Autumn Season.
31 May 2017
A round-up of industry news and opportunities.
18 May 2017
Our Spring 2017 season brought exceptional groups and ensembles of Irish and international musicians to audiences across the country, reaching 20 towns and villages in 16 counties. This season also saw an increase in Learning & Participation activities hosted by our touring musicians, with workshops, seminars and masterclasses held in 14 towns in 11 counties.
16 May 2017
Darol Anger and his all-star ensemble Republic of Strings - Tristan Clarridge, John Mailander and Emy Phelps - visited venues in Dublin, Tinahely, Wexford, Baltimore, Bray, Ennis, Castlebar, Culdaff and Newbridge in May 2017.
11 May 2017
Music Network is delighted to announce a new partnership with The National Opera House and Wexford County Council for its 2017 Artist Residency.
10 May 2017
Music Network is delighted to announce that Sam Comerford has been selected for an artist residency at the Centre Culturel Irlandais in Paris.
05 May 2017
For each of our tours, we commission influential writers to add flavour to our programmes. Irish bluegrass musician, songwriter and radio broadcaster Niall Toner compiled the programme notes for Darol Anger & Republic of Strings tour in May 2017.
02 May 2017
All-violin quartet featuring Leaders and Associate Leaders of Ireland's most prestigious orchestras - Mia Cooper, Katherine Hunka, Ioana Petcu-Colan and Helena Wood. In April the quartet toured to venues in Dublin, Birr, Newbridge, Dún Laoghaire, Castlebar, Clifden, Limerick, Cork and Tinahely.