Maynooth College and Maynooth University’s Music Department and Faculty of Arts, Celtic Studies and Philosophy, in partnership with Music Generation Kildare and Kildare County Council, are delighted to announce the appointment of Sharon Carty (mezzo soprano) as Maynooth Campus Associate Artist for the coming academic year, 2020–2021.
Date: Monday, 05 October 2020
Dr Francesca Placanica presents on Cathy Berberian and the Stripsody Project at Instituto Italiano di Cultura
Francesca Placanica and Eleonora Lima (TCD) will discuss how comics, music, and visual arts came together in Stripsody, an extraordinary collaboration centering the larger-than-life talent of composer and performer Cathy Berberian.
Date: Tuesday, 25 February 2020
Dr Estelle Murphy awarded a Charlemont grant from the Royal Irish Academy.
Date: Wednesday, 10 July 2019
Dr Antoni Cascelli's article, 'L'Orfeo: Memory, Recollection, and the Tragedy of Choosing Between Seeing and Hearing' is no published and fully available online.
Date: Thursday, 04 April 2019
'What Opera tells us about the Issues of the Day': Dr Antonio Cascelli discusses the relevance of opera for today's audiences.
Date: Friday, 22 February 2019
Irish Baroque Orchestra will perform works from late-seventeenth-century DUblin and London, including an ode fro Dublin by Richard Leveridge, discovered and reconstructed by MU Music's Dr Estelle Murphy.
Date: Friday, 18 January 2019
Dr Laura Watson publishes article on Paul Dukas's opera Ariane et Barbe-Bleue in the October 2018 issue of Twentieth-Century Music
With the appearance of opera videos in 2013 (DVD) and 2015 (YouTube), Paul Dukas's Ariane et Barbe-Bleue (1907) has been revived for twenty-first-century audiences.
Date: Wednesday, 19 December 2018
Dr Laura Watson is one of the representatives of feminist initiatives who will participate in a symposium in Dundalk this Friday.
Date: Wednesday, 21 November 2018
Dr Ryan Molloy is interviewed by The Irish Times about his new composition 'Buaine na Gaoithe'.
Date: Wednesday, 03 October 2018
The Department of Ancient Classics congratulates Dr Michael Williams on the launch of his new book The Politics of Heresy in Ambrose of Milan, a study of the rhetoric that inspired or defused religious divisions in early Christian communities.
Date: Tuesday, 05 December 2017