We at the SMEI would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who attended and helped make our recent 8th National Conference such a huge success. We had two days of interesting and creative presentations, workshops and posters, augmented by an engaged and questioning audience. We were particularly delighted to welcome so many international [...]
SMEI was deeply saddened to hear of the untimely passing of Professor Mícheál Ó Súillebháin on November 7th 2018. At the Annual Conference of SMEI in the Royal Irish Academy of Music on November 2nd, Mícheál was granted Honorary Life Membership by the Society. The speech made in his honour by SMEI Assistant Chair, Dr [...]
We are delighted to announce that booking for the SMEI 8th National Conference is now open. This year the event takes place at the Royal Irish Academy of Music in Dublin, and we have a fantastic line-up of keynote speakers and presenters. We do hope you can join us. Booking through eventbrite at the link [...]
The schedule for the 6th Annual Conference of SMEI is now available to view/download. Please click HERE or on the schedule below to view the full document (3-pages).
The CFP for the 6th Annual Conference of the Society for Music Education in Ireland has now closed. SMEI Conference 2016 Poster All are invited to join us for the 6th Annual Conference of the Society for Music Education in Ireland (SMEI), this year hosted by the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance, The University of Limerick November [...]
Artists-in-Residence at The Music Department, St. Patrick's College Drumcondra (Dublin) on Friday 20th September 12.00-2.00 The Fidelio Trio, artists-in-residence at the Music Department, St Patrick’s College will present this ‘taster’ course on chamber music in education on Friday 20th September, comprising two hour-long sessions: - an interactive session between members of St Ultan’s Senior Orchestra [...]
DabbledooMusic is a free resource for creative music making designed by musician, composer and educator Shane Mc Kenna, in collaboration with visual artist Killian Redmonk. It uses a system of animated music notation developed by Shane since 2008, which aims to encourage creative performance and composition activities. Unlike conventional notation, this system is designed to [...]