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Fireside folk at the Hot Spot Music Club

The Curly Organ will be a guest musician at Pat’s Fireside Folk Session this Sunday Fireside folk at the Hot Spot Music Club Independent.ie The Curly Organ (aka Donal McConnon) will be a guest musician at Pat’s Fireside Folk Session on Sunday, December 8, at 4.30 p.m. https://www.independent.ie/regionals/braypeople/entertainment/fireside-folk-at-the-hot-spot-music-club-38750509.html https://www.independent.ie/regionals/braypeople/news/article38750508.ece/138f5/AUTOCROP/h342/2019-12-04_bra_55365874_I1.JPG Email The Curly Organ (aka Donal…

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Kilcoole Music Festival a triumph for musicians

The winners and those commended in the Pat Byrne Memorial CupMaeve and Aoibh O’HanlonWilliam Cash (joint 3rd), Tom Wilson (joint 2nd), Charlotte Dowds (winner), Mary Cash (joint 2nd), Timofei Hrapelman (joint 3rd) Kilcoole Music Festival a triumph for musicians Independent.ie Solo singers, musicians and choirs took part in another wonderful Kilcoole Music Festival in the…

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‘A form of therapy’ – Charity giving music lessons to children in direct provision to help them fight trauma

St Vincent de Paul is providing music lessons for children in direct provision. Stock image ‘A form of therapy’ – Charity giving music lessons to children in direct provision to help them fight trauma Independent.ie Music lessons for children in direct provision can be a form of therapy to combat trauma they have experienced, according…

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Liffey’s hidden voice not music to our ears, scientists discover

Dublin’s River Liffey Liffey’s hidden voice not music to our ears, scientists discover Independent.ie The River Liffey has been a constant source of artistic inspiration – from Jack Yeats’s paintings to Anna Livia Plurabelle, the centre of Joyce’s ‘Finnegans Wake’. https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/liffeys-hidden-voice-not-music-to-our-ears-scientists-discover-38726943.html https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/article38726942.ece/2e5ea/AUTOCROP/h342/2019-11-26_iri_55189898_I1.JPG Email The River Liffey has been a constant source of artistic inspiration –…

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Guitar signed by British music stars to go under the hammer

Guitarist Jerry Donahue (Cropredy Festival/PA) Guitar signed by British music stars to go under the hammer Independent.ie Some of the biggest names of the British rock scene of the 1960s and 70s have rallied round to help a much-loved American guitarist struggling with the costs of rehabilitation after suffering a catastrophic stroke. https://www.independent.ie/entertainment/music/guitar-signed-by-british-music-stars-to-go-under-the-hammer-38699890.html https://www.independent.ie/entertainment/music/article38699888.ece/8081f/AUTOCROP/h342/ipanews_a6b92e8e-2a2e-41db-be81-872a27ab32a6_1 Email…

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Noteworthy – key to success in music is surprise and uncertainty

Tina Turner: Music scientists have decoded the secrets to her hits Noteworthy – key to success in music is surprise and uncertainty Independent.ie Enjoyment of music comes from the right combination of uncertainty and surprise, according to an analysis of more than 700 pop songs. https://www.independent.ie/entertainment/music/music-news/noteworthy-key-to-success-in-music-is-surprise-and-uncertainty-38672720.html https://www.independent.ie/world-news/article38672719.ece/11373/AUTOCROP/h342/2019-11-08_wor_54754927_I1.JPG Email Enjoyment of music comes from the right…

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