Keep up to date with our latest West Cork Music news and announcements here, including news from all our festivals, concert series and educational projects.
Our news is organised in categories to help you focus on what you are interested in. Simply select a category to get a listing of articles in that area – for example, all our West Cork Chamber Music Festival news items are listed both here, and under our Chamber Music Festival category.
Support RTÉ Lyric fm
On behalf of the board and staff of West Cork Music, which promotes the West Cork Chamber Music Festival, the West Cork Literary Festival and the Masters of Tradition in Bantry, we wish to express our alarm at the threat to the future of RTÉ Lyric fm.
2019/20 Concert Series Announced
West Cork Music is committed to presenting performances of the finest of music all year round. Outside of our festival-filled summer season, our Concert Series runs in the spring and autumn each year, featuring Irish and international soloists and ensembles in West Cork venues.
We are delighted to have the full details of the Tuning-Up programmes for the school year 2019/20. Tuning-Up is Cork County Council's Music in Schools programme, which is managed by West Cork Music. Tuning Up aims to bring leading classical musicians to perform in schools throughout Cork County. These workshops are heavily subsidised by Cork County Council’s Arts Office.