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20 11, 2018

Conference Thanks

By |November 20th, 2018|Member Activities, Member Events, News, SMEI Conference 2018|0 Comments

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 [...]

12 11, 2018

On the passing of Prof. Micheal O’Suilleabhain

By |November 12th, 2018|Member Activities, News, SMEI Conference 2018|0 Comments

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 [...]

28 10, 2018

We are delighted to welcome keynote speaker Prof. Brian Irvine to our 8th Annual Conference.

By |October 28th, 2018|Continuing Professional Development, Member Events, News, SMEI Conference 2018|0 Comments

We are delighted to welcome Composer and Conductor Prof. Brian Irvine MBE as a keynote speaker at the 8th Annual SMEI National Conference.   Brian will be presenting at 4.30pm on Friday, 2nd Nov, and is not to me missed!     Composer/conductor Brian Irvine was born in Belfast. His huge body of work includes [...]

22 10, 2018

Full Programme for 8th Annual SMEI Conference is finalised.

By |October 22nd, 2018|Events, Member Events, SMEI Conference 2018|0 Comments

The Society for Music Education in Ireland 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 presenters. Our keynote speakers are Brian Irvine (composer and conductor) and [...]

18 10, 2018

8th Annual Conference – Change of Keynote Speaker

By |October 18th, 2018|SMEI Conference 2018|0 Comments

In a change to the original line-up, we are very saddened to say that Susan Hallam is no longer available to present her Keynote at the conference next month. However, we are delighted to report that Prof. Aaron Williamon has agreed to step in at short notice, and is working on a paper, tentatively titled: [...]

21 09, 2018

SMEI 8th National Conference – Booking Now Open

By |September 21st, 2018|Annual Conference, Events, Member Activities, Member Events, News|0 Comments

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 [...]

6 07, 2018

8th Annual Conference

By |July 6th, 2018|News|0 Comments

The Society for Music Education in Ireland are delighted to announce the Call for Papers for the 8th Annual Conference, which will take place in the Royal Irish Academy of Music, Dublin on the 2 and 3 November 2018. Proposals from all areas of music education are invited for the following: Individual papers Themed panel [...]

2 11, 2017

7th Annual Conference: Registration Open & Schedule Online!

By |November 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

All are invited to the 7th Annual Conference of the Society for Music Education in Ireland with keynote speaker Prof. Magne Espeland (Haugesund University College, Western Norway) delivering a lecture titled: "The Improvisational Grip in Music Teaching: A Marginal or Essential Knowledge Domain for the Professional Music Teacher?" This two-day conference features research papers, symposia, posters, [...]

31 08, 2017

7th Annual Conference

By |August 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The 7th Annual SMEI Conference, hosted by the Department of Creative Arts, Media and Music, Dundalk Institute of Technology (DKIT) on Friday & Saturday, 10th-11th of November, 2017.  

21 08, 2017

Free Public Lecture: “What is Music Education For?,” Prof. Stephanie Pitts, 11.09.2017

By |August 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

  The Society for Music Education Ireland is delighted to announce a free public lecture with Professor Stephanie Pitts (University of Sheffield) in partnership with Mary Immaculate College on Monday 11th September.   It is entitled What is Music Education for? and it will be held at MIC on Monday 11 September 2017 6 15 [...]

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