The latest issue of the Journal of Music in Ireland will be available in
shops from Friday 8 March. Details of the magazine's contents can be found
below. This issue contains a free CD of music by Fergus Johnston to coincide
with his Composer's Choice concert on 28 March.
For subscription details and shops that stock JMI please visit our web-site,
In Dreams Begins Responsibility
Richard Pine examines the issues surrounding the establishment of an Irish
Academy for the Performing Arts.
Fergus Johnston previews his concert at the NCH at the end of March
A review of the first of the NSO's Horizons concerts, featuring the music of
Scotlandıs Excellent Young Musicians
Scottish singer Steve McGrail on a radical new music education initiative
ongoing in Scotland
Adornoıs Philosophy of Music
Conor Kostick discusses the ideas of philosopher Theodor Adorno in the
context of the recent
RTÉ 2nd Viennese School Weekendı
Investing in Tradition
Zimbabwean musician Chartwell Dutiro and musicologist Rachel Levay explain
how their new music education project aims to keep Zimbabwean musicians at
home to replenish its musical traditions.
Music and Nationalism
The second part of Patrick Zuk's review of Musical Constructions of
Plus notes, letters and a look at the new Arts Council initiative to
increase support for Irish traditional music.