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Dublin, Ireland
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September 2015

An Evening With… Gavin James | Culture Night 2015

September 18, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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As part of Culture Night join us for an evening of music and musings with the singer-songwriter Gavin James whose career has been consistently building over the last couple of years. Gavin James is a 24-year-old artist who grew up in Dublin. His first single ‘Say Hello’ won the Choice Prize for Song Of The Year. He’s had a string of sold-out headline dates and supporting tours with artists such as Lianne La Havas, Marina & The Diamonds, Kodaline and Sam…

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Christie Hennessy Song Contest 2015 Submission Deadline

September 25, 2015
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Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Entries are now open for the annual IMRO Christie Hennessy Song Competition 2015 which takes place in memory of one of Tralee’s most famous sons. Songwriters are invited to submit their entry to IMRO before the deadline of Friday 25th September.cheque for €1,000 courtesy of Tralee Credit Union. A Tralee native, Christie Hennessy began his music career at a young age when he moved to London, playing in clubs by night and working on building sites during the day. He started…

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IMRO & Pulse College Scoring For Film & TV Music Masterclass with David McHugh

September 26, 2015 @ 10:00 am - September 27, 2015 @ 5:00 pm
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Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Application Procedure: If you wish to express your interest in attending or wish further information about the event please email Martina at ue.egelloceslup@eslup with the subject heading David McHugh Workshop and your name included. Participant Profile: This masterclass is open to composers working in film, television (documentaries & episodic), concert music and commercials. Course Profile: IMRO and Pulse College MA in Scoring for Film and Visual Media are delighted to welcome composer David McHugh to Dublin to deliver an intensive…

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October 2015

Deadline for Live Performance Submissions

October 16, 2015
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Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Royalties for Tours & Residencies taking place between July and September 2015 (inclusive) will be paid in our D154 December 2015 distribution. In order for eligible performances to be included in the D154 payment, IMRO members must submit all July to September 2015 live performances via the members area of the IMRO website by Friday 16th October 2015. Please note that we can no longer accept paper or email submissions for Tours & Residencies. We encourage you to regularly submit your live…

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May 2016

IMRO | Songwriting Workshop with Buddy Mondlock

May 22, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Buddyʼs songs have been recorded by Guy Clark, Nanci Griffith, Garth Brooks, Maura OʼConnell, Joan Baez, Peter, Paul & Mary, Janis Ian, David Wilcox… the list goes on. He has recorded six CDʼs including “Everything Waits To Be Noticed,” a songwriting and recording collaboration with Maia Sharp and Art Garfunkel. His most recent is “The Memory Wall” which was nominated for an Independent Music Award. Buddy Mondlock has given songwriting workshops across the U.S. from the Napa Valley Folk Festival…

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July 2016

IMRO Songwriting Tips And Demo Dip Session With Ralph Murphy @ IMRO

July 11, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Songwriters wishing to reserve a place at this seminar should send an email to ei.ormi@stneve (Limited availability | No admission charge | Booking Essential). An element of this seminar will feature a demo listening session. A number of tracks will be selected during the course of the seminar to be critiqued. If you would like to have a track of yours to be considered, bring along a copy of the song in CD format, making sure to clearly mark your…

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IMRO |The Business Of Music Series | ”Music Licensing In A Digital World: Songs & Sound Recordings

July 11, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Anybody wishing to reserve a place at this seminar should send an email ei.ormi@stneve ot (Limited availability | No admission charge | Booking Essential). In the past, physical record sales, over the air radio and TV performances, synch licenses and live concerts were the basis of making a living in music. But how do songwriters, publishers and artists make money in the digital age where physical product sales are decreasing, streaming is the listening norm and online synch licenses are common.…

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A Conversation on the Craft of Songwriting with Paul Williams & Brian Kennedy

July 14, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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We have a limited number of places available for this event. If you would like to attend please email your name to ei.ormi@stneve Please include the word 'Songwriting' in the subject matter line when you are sending your email. Paul Williams is an Oscar, Grammy and Golden Globe winning Hall of Fame songwriter. He is a recipient of The National Music Publishers President’s Award and is President and Chairman of the Board of ASCAP (the American Society of Composers, Authors…

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August 2016

The Annual IMRO Other Room Open Call Is Now Open!

August 26, 2016 - September 16, 2016
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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The IMRO Other Room is all about shining a light on exciting, fresh music and in previous years it has offered acts such as James Vincent McMorrow, Villagers and Rusangano Family a platform at Other Voices to showcase their music in the early days of their careers. In December 2015, for the first time, the IMRO Other Room was filmed in front of a live audience as part of the Other Voices Music Trail. In July 2016 an hour long special…

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September 2016

IMRO & Culture Night Presents: An Evening With…Ryan Sheridan

September 16, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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As part of Culture Night join us for an evening of song and stories with the singer-songwriter Ryan Sheridan. Combining an interview with a live performance from an artist whose profile has steadily increased at home and abroad, this event hopes to give a rare insight into his creative processes, touring experience and plans for the future. Ryan Sheridan is a born entertainer, a passionate singer with a gift for storytelling and has a commanding stage presence. He’s had a string of domestic…

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October 2016

IMRO | Pulse College Scoring for Film & TV Seminar with Richard Bellis

October 3, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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€20

Richard Bellis is an Emmy Award winning composer for his score on Stephen King’s “IT” and a nomination for HBO’s “Doublecrossed” starring Dennis Hopper. In addition to his film-scoring career, Bellis is a past president of the Society of Composers & Lyricists; served on the faculty of the University of Southern California, where he lectured for the past 11 years in the Scoring for Motion Pictures and Television program; and served on the Board of Governors for the Academy of…

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IMRO Business of Music Seminar Series | ‘Getting Indie With It’ | Opportunities & Input For Songwriters & Performers with Brett Perkins and Alan Roy Scott.

October 10, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Join internationally renowned songwriting pros Brett Perkins and Alan Roy Scott for an information packed workshop designed to provide input on a number of topics relevant to songwriting craft and careers. The workshop will be broken down into several segments, including Songwriting Tips & Tools, Networking, Promotion & Song Pitching, Touring Strategies For Indie Artists and Onsite Song Consultations, for which participants can register in advance to present a song, recorded or live, for immediate feedback on arrangement, lyric, recording…

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*CANCELLED* – IMRO Interview & Live Performance with Barry & Holly Tashian & the E-5 Band

October 26, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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***UPDATE - Due to circumstances beyond our control, this event has been cancelled*** Barry & Holly Tashian are duet singers, songwriters and touring musicians who have known each other since high school in Westport, Connecticut, USA. They have performed and recorded together since 1972 and continue to perform together as a duo, a trio (with bass) or a foursome (with mandolin/fiddle). The Tashians have recorded 7 albums with producer Jim Rooney since 1989. In 1994 the National Association of Independent…

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January 2017

IMRO Songwriting & Production Masterclass with Gerry Leonard

January 10, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Gerry Leonard is a Dublin born guitar player, songwriter and producer now based in upstate New York. As part of the New York scene Leonard’s distinctive ambient style has led to his working with many great artists over the years. A highlight was becoming music director / guitar player for David Bowie on his last year long “Reality” world tour and DVD (2003/2004). Apart from Bowie’s previous two records, “Heathen” (2001) and “Reality” (2003) and the subsequent tours, he is also featured on…

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Fan Engagement Through Social and Digital Channels

January 18, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Bookings: ei.ormi@stneve (FREE event - Booking essential) Host: Chris Cooke MD and Business Editor at CMU This CMU Insights session looks at the digital marketing channels available to artists and their business partners, including an overview of the key social media and D2F platforms, and the marketing role streaming services now play. Putting the spotlight on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, SoundCloud, YouTube and others, it looks at how these different channels fit into an artist’s marketing strategy, and then at…

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IMRO Live Music & International Touring Seminar

January 25, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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FREE but due to limited capacity booking is essential: email ei.ormi@stneve Festivals and venues, big and small, support an ever dynamic touring industry that so many artists increasingly rely on for their livelihoods. Attend this IMRO seminar and discover some of the newest innovations, insights and challenges impacting today’s international touring and festival industry. The event will be moderated by Eamonn Forde. Eamonn has been writing about all areas of the music business for over a decade. He writes regularly for Music…

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February 2017

The Digital Music Market

February 23, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Bookings: ei.ormi@stneve (FREE event - Booking essential) Host: Chris Cooke MD and Business Editor at CMU This CMU Insights session reviews the digital music market in 2017, looking at the kinds of services gaining traction in different markets, and the specific platforms that have the most momentum in terms of users and/or revenue. It will also provide a basic beginners guide to how the music industry is licensing these services and how digital royalties flow through the system, and consider…

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March 2017

IMRO Guitar Masterclass with Pat Coldrick | Event Cancelled

March 15, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Unfortunately due to unforeseen circumstances this event has been cancelled.  A re-scheduled date for this masterclass will be announced soon.   Pat Coldrick is an Irish Classical Guitarist and Composer, who has been working for the last six years in Ireland but has also performed Recitals in Europe, the USA and Russia. Pat has been described as ‘pushing the boundaries of classical guitar’ with his musical interpretations and compositions and has made Classical Guitar exciting, interesting and more accessible to…

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IMRO Scoring for Film/TV and Games Masterclass with Emmy Nominated Composer/Producer Craig Stuart Garfinkle

March 18, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Creating music for film and TV is an art – but defining the sometimes-mystical quality that will help a music score succeed is often difficult to quantify. This comprehensive masterclass delivered by Emmy nominated and award winning music producer and composer, Craig Stuart Garfinkle is a must attend event for all those looking to enhance their composing and production skillsets. Topics covered include: Craig's personal approach to composition. The integration of live orchestra and samples. How a complete understanding of signal…

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April 2017

Music In Film Masterclass with Conrad Pope

April 30, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Music in Film: Its Past, Present and Possible Future and the Challenges faced by the Working Professional Conrad Pope, one of Hollywood’s most respected musicians and “in demand” working professionals (Star Wars, Harry Potter, Moonrise Kingdom, The Hobbit) will share his views and experience regarding the process of scoring film and its evolution from its Golden past to today; its methods and techniques, its practical concerns, the constantly evolving aesthetics and technical advancements and the new tools and techniques necessary…

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May 2017

IMRO Music Technology in Performance Workshops (Ableton Live)

May 13, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Ableton Certified training providers CreateSound.ie present this demo and hands-on workshop exploring how you can integrate the latest music technology and techniques to your song writing and performance. There will be a ‘Live Performance’ focus to these workshops and also a practical slant so you can pick up tips & tricks to bring to your own set up. This show-and-tell will take the form of initial demonstrations from experienced producers/musicians from the CreateSound team followed by a break-out session where…

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IMRO Scoring for Film & TV masterclass with Emmy Award winning composer Richard Bellis

May 25, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Is a career doing cue emulations enough for you? Why is there a temp score? Who created it (can make a big difference)? What are the chances for modifying or mitigating the temp? Defining the “Essence” of the temp score. If you want to be original, you must first get permission. “And just how do I do that?” Richard Bellis is an Emmy award-winning composer; author of “The Emerging Film Composer: An Introduction to the People, Problems and Psychology of…

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June 2017

youbloomDublin 2017 Music Summit & Festival

June 1, 2017 - June 5, 2017
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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youbloom, the Global Music Village, is returning to Dublin for its fifth year. The Summit takes place on Saturday June 3rd the festival runs from 1st to 5th June 2017. IMRO will host the Music Summit at their offices on Saturday June 3rd. youbloom is well known for its industry connections. Previous years have seen music experts like Martin Elbourne from Glastonbury and Alan McGee from Oasis share their knowledge and experience. This year sees Scott Cohen co-founder of The Orchard…

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IMRO Music Technology in Performance Workshops (Ableton Live)

June 6, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Ableton Certified training providers CreateSound.ie present this demo and hands-on workshop exploring how you can integrate the latest music technology and techniques to your song writing and performance. There will be a ‘Live Performance’ focus to these workshops and also a practical slant so you can pick up tips & tricks to bring to your own set up. This show-and-tell will take the form of initial demonstrations from experienced producers/musicians from the CreateSound team followed by a break-out session where…

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The Songwriting Collective | Monthly Songwriting Workshop | June 22

June 22, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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IMRO is continuing its collaborative initiative with The Songwriting Collective, a group dedicated to the art of songwriting in the Dublin area. Following two workshops, which attracted a lot of attention, the Collective is holding the next on Thursday June 22nd from  6.00 pm to 9.00 pm in the IMRO HQ at Copyright House. Each workshop provides an opportunity to showcase songs you have written, to discuss/explore the craft of songwriting, to co-write and to receive detailed feedback about one’s…

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IMRO – The Business of Music Seminar Series Meet The Music Producers with Philip Magee, Rocky O’Reilly & Cian Boylan

June 29, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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With all the changes over the past 15 years in technology, recording techniques, social media and shorter attention spans from listeners, how has producing songs changed and continued to change, and how can an artist differentiate themselves when everyone has access to the same tools in a connected mash-up world? This upcoming IMRO seminar offers you the unique opportunity to learn from a number of Ireland’s top music producers and engineers. Bookings: (FREE event – Booking essential)ei.ormi@stneve  Cian Boylan has over twenty…

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July 2017

Building A Fanbase – IMRO Music Media Seminar

July 3, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Location: IMRO, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Dublin 2, D02 HW59 Bookings: (FREE event – Booking essential) ei.ormi@stneve This seminar will cover the role of traditional music media – in print, online and broadcast – in building industry profile for new talent, and getting music to a more mainstream audience… • The music press and music in the press – in print and online. • Current trends in music radio and TV. • Engaging journalists, editors, heads of music and DJs.…

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IMRO Songwriting Masterclass with Buddy Mondlock

July 23, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Buddyʼs songs have been recorded by Guy Clark, Nanci Griffith, Garth Brooks, Maura OʼConnell, Joan Baez, Peter, Paul & Mary, Janis Ian, David Wilcox, the list goes on. He has recorded six CDʼs including “Everything Waits To Be Noticed,” a songwriting and recording collaboration with Maia Sharp and Art Garfunkel. His most recent is “The Memory Wall” which was nominated for an Independent Music Award. Buddy Mondlock has given songwriting workshops across the U.S. from the Napa Valley Folk Festival to…

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August 2017

SEE:HEAR |  A unique stage show about how rock’n’roll taught Nick Kelly to make movies

August 25, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Creating music for film and TV is an art – but defining the sometimes-mystical quality that will help a music score succeed is often difficult to quantify. For anyone with an interest in the process of scoring for film/TV and pathways for access to this important of aspect of audio visual post production this upcoming IMRO seminar will provide you with invaluable insights and knowledge to help move your career forward. Hosted by Award winning film maker, musician, advertising copywriter,…

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Composing and Music Technology Seminar with Craig Stuart Garfinkle

August 27, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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In this seminar, award winning and Emmy nominated composer Craig Stuart Garfinkle will show, using the actual scores and ProTools sessions from his music from games such as World of Warcraft and Baldur’s Gate, how the contemporary composer composes and produces their scores. Included will be how he integrates programs such as Apple Logic, ProTools and Sibelius, to create the best workflow. He will also demonstrate some of his favourite tools, such as The Vienna Symphonic Library, MIR PRO X,…

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Conducting Seminar with Maestro, Eimear Noone

August 27, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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  Have you ever wondered what a conductor really does and how conducting works? Here’s your chance to learn directly from Eimear Noone as she discusses the techniques and tools she employs to conduct these great scores. Bring your baton – but no experience is necessary. In addition to an overall view of the function of the conductor, the seminar will also include topics such as: Exercises for strength, stamina and precision. The basic beat patterns, including sub-divided patterns. Meter…

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September 2017

Sounding the Feminists (STF) | Public Meeting

September 13, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Sounding the Feminists (STF) is an Irish-based collective of composers, sound artists, performers, musicologists, educators, students, critics, promoters, industry professionals, organisations, and individuals committed to promoting and publicising the creative work of female musicians. STF champions the principles of equality, fairness, inclusivity, and diversity.  STF affirm the need to take conscious steps to ensure that these principles inform Irish musical life. STF want audiences to hear the voices of those who continue to be marginalised due to their sex, gender identity,…

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Culture Night @ IMRO | Line-up Announced | New Addition Katie Laffan

September 22, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Meet The Music Managers with Ken Allen, Joe Clarke & David Rowell Live Music from ZALI, I Draw Slow and just announced, Culture Night Trailblazer Ambassador Katie Laffan The role of a music manager in the D.I.Y. age is less that of an advocate and cheerleader, and more that of an analyst and adviser. Appointing the right manager at the right time is one of the most important decisions a songwriter will take during his/her career as a professional musician. As…

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October 2017

IMRO Scoring for Film & TV Masterclass with Emmy Award winning composer Richard Bellis

October 2, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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FINDING “YOUR OWN VOICE” “You have to find your own voice”.  This is a phrase every emerging film composer hears more than once. As a result, a significant amount of head scratching is required just to figure out what, exactly, is meant by it and, equally perplexing, “How do I accomplish it?” Like other cliche phrases, this one rolls off the tongues of studio execs and composer agents. Just another WTF? moment in the educational life of an aspiring media composer. Richard…

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IMRO Songwriting Seminar with Lisa Aschmann and Brett Perkins

October 6, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Lisa Aschmann will offer her perspective and accompanying exercises related to creativity, song structure, melody-writing, prosody, lyrical focus and pacing - as well as talk about film music and offer insights into the world of the music supervisor and their current needs for songs and cues based on film stories in production. Lisa is a prolific writer with over 650 recordings across many genres, as well as numerous placements in film and television productions, including: The West Wing, Hack, Shark,…

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November 2017

IMRO Hosts Monthly Songwriting Workshops

November 2, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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IMRO is continuing its  collaborative initiative with The Songwriting Collective, The next workshop will be on Thursday 2th November  from  6.00 pm to 9.00 pm in the IMRO HQ at Copyright House followed by presentation of Co-Writes and other self-penned songs in the Wellington Pub off Baggot Street Bridge. Each workshop provides an opportunity to showcase songs you have written, to discuss/explore the craft of songwriting, to co-write and to receive detailed feedback about your  compositions. In addition, from time…

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IMRO The Business of Music Seminar Series | Music Rights Inside & Out 

November 22, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Date: Wednesday 22nd November Time: 1.00pm – 4:00pm Location: IMRO, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Dublin 2, D02 HW59 Bookings: (FREE event – Booking essential)ei.ormi@stneve  CMU MD and Business Editor Chris Cooke provides a beginners guide to music copyright, explaining how song and recording rights make money, how music licensing works, what the law says about copyright infringement, and why safe harbours have been such a talking point of late. Topics covered include: The different music rights. The controls that come with the copyright. How…

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Live interview at IMRO with Multi Platinum Hit Songwriter Carla Marie Williams

November 22, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Carla Marie Williams is an inspiring figure of achievement. Starting her music career at the age of 14 years old where she sang in local talent shows in North West London, whilst writing poetry well beyond her years she strived and fine-tuned her talents, becoming a songwriter to a roll-call of stars including Beyoncé, Britney Spears, Craig David, Girls Aloud and Kylie Minougue. “It was incredible. One minute I was doing talent shows in Harlesden, the next I was taking…

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IMRO Songwriting Collaboration Seminar

November 30, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Every time you pick up your guitar your fingers automatically go through a familiar and comfortable set of chord changes, rhythm patterns and picking styles. Out of these established songwriting patterns come melodies much like those that you have written before. Sound familiar? It's not uncommon for many writers at some point in their career to find themselves in a creative rut. Exploring the collaborate approach to songwriting could just be the creative spark that you need to take your…

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January 2018

Music For Screen Networking Event

January 24, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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IMRO/MCPSI will host an industry networking event for the Music for Screen sector this coming January. We are inviting composers, publishers and music professionals working in the audiovisual and media content production sectors (film/TV, animation, advertising and video games) to attend and participate in this upcoming event. The event will provide an opportunity to present and discuss the findings and recommendations from the recently published report “An Examination of the Music for film & TV Sector in Ireland” authored by industry…

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IMRO International Touring & Festival Seminar

January 25, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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From Whelans to Wisconsin and Beyond. What does it take to break your music into new territories? A panel discussion hosted by IMRO featuring leading Irish and international music industry experts. In association with Temple Bar Tradfest PANEL Tom Sherlock | Artist Manager & Consultant Dublin-born Tom Sherlock has worked as a full-time music business professional since 1982 when he began employment with leading Irish folk music label, Claddagh Records. He helped establish Claddagh as one of the world's largest distributors of…

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February 2018

IMRO Songwriting Masterclass with International Hit Writer Ruth Anne Cunningham

February 21, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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With a powerhouse voice and a whole lot of soul, Ireland born and London based RuthAnne found the missing link between gritty nineties R&B à la Lauryn Hill and seventies songwriter storytelling reminiscent of Carole King. The musical journey of artist, songwriter, to performer RuthAnne has been marked by fearlessness. By the age of seven she regularly took the mic at karaoke bars, winning free drinks for mom and dad. Moving to Los Angeles at 17, she kicked off her career penning…

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March 2018

IMRO Songwriting Masterclass with Chris Difford and Boo Hewerdine

March 6, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Chris Difford is a rare breed. As a member of one of London’s best-loved bands, the Squeeze co-founder has made a lasting contribution to English music with hits such as ‘Cool For Cats’, ‘Up The Junction’, ‘Labelled With Love’, ‘Hourglass’ and ‘Tempted’. Despite the fact that Chris has helped soundtrack so many fans’ lives since his first release in 1977, the passion for innovation and love of playing still drives him to carry on writing rather than sit back and…

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IMRO Business of Music Seminar Series | The Importance of Visual Identity with Christian Tierney, Stephen Averill and Kathryn Mason

March 28, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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It is impossible to escape the importance of visual identity to artists in today’s music industry. From videos and photography, artwork, posters and even right down to clothing, the image portrayed by a band or artist will often set the tone for their brand with potential fans before hearing the performer’s music. This upcoming IMRO seminar offers the opportunity to learn from the experience of some of Ireland’s most qualified professionals in the area of visual identity. Christian Tierney /…

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April 2018

Making It In The Music Business

April 6, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Rachel Masterson and Rohan Healy present a three hour seminar with a practical focus on how to generate revenue from music and effective strategies for social media marketing. How to make it in the music business is a three hour practical workshop delivered by Rachel Masterson and Rohan Healy. With almost three decades combined experience in the music and media industries, Rachel and Rohan have devised this workshop based on their own knowledge, learnings and successes. The idea for the…

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May 2018

IMRO | The Business of Music Seminar Series | Placing Music in TV/Film

May 4, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Free

Music is now featured wall to wall in film, television and games. As this sector of the music industry continues to evolve and grow sync revenue has become a vital income stream and valuable promotional tool for music creators. With the expertise and knowledge of three of the most experienced professionals working in the sector this seminar will help unravel the mysteries of sync; how music is selected and how you can best submit your music for consideration for audiovisual…

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It’s All in the Mix | The Importance of Mixing for Music

May 22, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Free

Mixing is an essential stage of music production, and is arguably the most important step in ensuring that a song's artistic statement reaches the listener's ears. Yet, the art of mixing is often mis-understood due to its nature of being both highly technical and creative. The way in which music is recorded has changed in recent times and while many artists continue to record in professional studios, others are self-recording due to the availability of quality home-recording equipment. Mixing is…

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IMRO Songwriting Masterclass with Buddy Mondlock

May 27, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Buddyʼs songs have been recorded by Guy Clark, Nanci Griffith, Garth Brooks, Maura OʼConnell, Joan Baez, Peter, Paul & Mary, Janis Ian, David Wilcox, the list goes on. He has recorded six CDʼs including “Everything Waits To Be Noticed,” a songwriting and recording collaboration with Maia Sharp and Art Garfunkel. His most recent is “The Memory Wall” which was nominated for an Independent Music Award. Buddy Mondlock has given songwriting workshops across the U.S. from the Napa Valley Folk Festival…

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June 2018

IMRO Music Industry Seminar | Mental Health & Wellbeing Issues Facing Music Creators

June 6, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Free

While the listener often finds solace from music, it's not uncommon for the creator of that music to be left alone to wrestle with their demons. Increasing work pressures and an always-on lifestyle can impact your mental wellbeing no matter what career path you choose. The music industry isn’t immune to such pressures, but it is welcoming to see that the core underlying issues are being more readily talked about candidly within the industry and in so doing helping to…

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The Songwriting Collective | Monthly Workshop @ IMRO

June 21, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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IMRO continues its collaborative initiative with The Songwriting Collective this January. If you want to hone your songwriting or performance skills then you should drop into our next workshop which takes place on Thursday 21st of June  from  6.00 pm to 9.00 pm at IMRO  followed by a presentation of co-writes and other self-penned songs in the Wellington Pub off Lower Baggot Street. Each workshop provides an opportunity to showcase songs that you have written, to discuss/explore the craft of songwriting,…

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July 2018

Music Licensing in Today’s World: Making Money as a Songwriter and Music Publisher | Hosted By Todd Brabec

July 9, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Free

The world of music licensing has changed dramatically in recent years-both in traditional media as well as the online/digital world. And with these changes has come many new opportunities for music use. This seminar will discuss what the licensing deal structures look like, how they are being negotiated and how much money can be made. Areas covered include music on television and audio-visual streaming services, major studio, independent and documentary films, traditional radio, satellite and audio streaming services, music in…

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IMRO Songwriter Drop–in Advice Clinic with Hit Writer and Lyric Doctor Ralph Murphy

July 10, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Hall of Fame Canadian songwriter Ralph Murphy has achieved near-legendary status in Nashville through his career as a performer, producer, songwriter, publisher, and most recently, Vice President, International and Domestic Membership, ASCAP. He had his first UK Number One in 1965 with ‘Call My Name,’ recorded by James Royal. Other hits followed with acts like Vanity Fair and The Brotherhood of Man. In 1969 Ralph moved to New York, where he started two successful record labels. Among the many acts…

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A Conversation on the Craft of Songwriting, Creators Rights and the Future Development of the Music Industry with Paul Williams & Eleanor McEvoy

July 11, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Hosted by Niall Stokes, Editor of Hot Press Magazine Paul Williams is an Oscar, Grammy and Golden Globe winning Hall of Fame songwriter. He is a recipient of The National Music Publishers President’s Award and is President and Chairman of the Board of ASCAP (the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers). Recognised as one of America’s most prolific and gifted lyricists and composers, Paul’s standards have been recorded by such diverse musical icons as Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra, Barbra Streisand,…

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IMRO Songwriter Drop–in Advice Clinic with Hit Writer and Lyric Doctor Ralph Murphy

July 12, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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One event on July 12, 2018 at 10:00 am

Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Free

Hall of Fame Canadian songwriter Ralph Murphy has achieved near-legendary status in Nashville through his career as a performer, producer, songwriter, publisher, and most recently, Vice President, International and Domestic Membership, ASCAP. He had his first UK Number One in 1965 with ‘Call My Name,’ recorded by James Royal. Other hits followed with acts like Vanity Fair and The Brotherhood of Man. In 1969 Ralph moved to New York, where he started two successful record labels. Among the many acts…

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August 2018

IMRO | Music Production Seminar with Emmy-nominated and award winning music producer and composer, Craig Stuart Garfinkle

August 4, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Free

In this three hour seminar, award winning and Emmy Nominated media composer Craig Stuart Garfinkle, will guide the attendees through his creative and production process.  Using his actual Logic, Sibelius and ProTools sessions as examples, he will demonstrate each step of the process, including: Getting the assignment Spotting the video Finding tempo, style and timings Sketching the score in Logic Pro Translating the Logic session into a Sibelius orchestration Recording procedures for the live orchestra Importing all the recorded elements…

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IMRO | Conducting Masterclass with Maestro Eimear Noone

August 4, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Free

The seminar will cover: Basic beat patterns and gestures. Communicating articulations, dynamics, cuing, tempo changes and other specialty gestures. Instruction in score preparation, stage presence, studio recording techniques, creating click tracks, and other helpful tips for efficient studio recording. Eimear’s unique take on the art-form based on her vast experience conducting orchestras from Quebec to Qatar, and Boston to Beijing. About Eimear Noone Eimear Noone is an award winning Irish composer and conductor, resident in Malibu California, who splits her…

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September 2018

Culture Night

September 21, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Free

As part of Culture Night join us for an evening of live music and interviews from a selection of some of Ireland’s established and up and coming musicians. Hosted by Joe.ie’s Paddy McKenna, the night will feature interviews with BP Fallon and Fangclub with further interviews and live music courtesy of Stephanie Rainey and Culture Night Trailblazer Mundy. Interviews: BP Fallon What do you do, BP Fallon? “I’m in the warble and twitch racket” BP laughs. Nine years ago Jack…

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January 2019

IMRO Live Music & International Touring Seminar

January 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Festivals and venues, big and small, support an ever dynamic touring industry that so many artists increasingly rely on for their livelihoods. What does it take to break your music into new territories? This upcoming IMRO seminar will help you gain an insight into the opportunities and challenges for artists taking their music overseas. Featuring a special live performance from Navá. In association with Temple Bar Tradfest Panel Barry Stapleton | Milwaukee Irish Fest Barry Stapleton has been involved in…

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IMRO Host Bagatelle @ 40

January 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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CELEBRATING 40 YEARS OF ORIGINAL MUSIC To celebrate their phenomenal forty years on the road, IMRO will host a special evening of live music and chat with iconic Irish band Bagatelle on Wednesday 30th January. On the night the band will be presented with an IMRO Award in recognition of their 40th anniversary. Bagatelle began their musical career back in 1978 and since then have remained ever popular on the Irish music circuit.  Over the course of their forty years,…

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IMRO | The Business of Music Seminar Series | The Role of the Music Video

January 31 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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The role of the music video has evolved and changed over the years, from a time when fans would patiently watch MTV in the hopes of seeing their favourite artists’ latest video, to the age of YouTube and Facebook where fans can now have instant access to an artist’s music video. This instant access can also mean that any artist with a strong song and video that captures their audience has the potential the go viral. With it now possible…

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March 2019

Pitch Perfect! STF Workshop 1: Creating Music

March 6 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Free

Do you want to know how best to pitch your ideas to organisations, publishers, agents, radio stations, newspapers? Sounding the Feminists (STF), with support from IMRO, are initiating a series of workshops for female, trans, and non-binary artists on how to make a place for themselves in music. Through a series of informal workshops on Creating Music, Performing Music, Writing about Music, and dealing with Communications and PR, participants and experienced presenters will discuss the realities of how a musical…

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Carla Marie – All My Girls Tour

March 15 @ 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Free

Multi-platinum selling songwriter, Carla Marie is hitting major cities across the UK & Ireland to empower females during Women's History Month, delivering her songwriting masterclasses to the future female songwriters, producers and artists. As part of the Dublin leg of her Masterclass tour, Carla Marie will be hosting a songwriter masterclass in IMRO on Friday 15th March 2019 from 5.30pm – 10.00pm. The Masterclass will be an up close and personal interactive workshop/talk, where Carla will cover melody improvisation, along…

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‘Back To Basics Tour’ Screening

March 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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'Back To Basics Tour', a documentary on Ireland's unsigned music scene will screen in IMRO on Monday 25th March. Clifford Clifford Productions is a Dublin-based father-son duo that works primarily on videos with Ireland’s leading musicians and spoken word artists. The ‘Back To Basics Tour’ is their debut documentary. The ‘Back to Basics Tour’, a ground-breaking film, follows musicians Greg Clifford, Barry Jay Hughes and Ian N. Brennan on a self-booked and funded 17-date tour of Ireland. According to Dave Clifford, one half of CCP, the film captures the struggles that ensue within…

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April 2019

Pitch Perfect! STF Workshop 2: Performing Music – April 4th at IMRO

April 4 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Free

Do you want to know how best to pitch your ideas to organisations, publishers, agents, radio stations, newspapers? Sounding the Feminists (STF), with support from IMRO, are initiating a series of workshops for female, trans, and non-binary artists on how to make a place for themselves in music. Through a series of informal workshops on Creating Music, Performing Music, Writing about Music, and dealing with Communications and PR, participants and experienced presenters will discuss the realities of how a musical…

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Songwriting Masterclass with Francesca de Valence

April 10 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Free

Francesca de Valence is an Australian artist, award-winning songwriter, speaker, and founder & CEO of I Heart Songwriting Club. She has been acknowledged by the Los Angeles Music Awards with an International Songwriter of the Year Award and also holds an Australian Songwriting Award. Francesca has supported artists including Jimmy Webb, Belinda Carlisle and The Manhattan Transfer and her music can be heard on ABC radio around Australia. Holding a Masters in Music and with an academic background, having taught at…

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May 2019

USA Visas For Musicians | Workshop

May 1 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Free

First Music Contact in association with IMRO and Culture Ireland present a workshop on artist visas for the United States of America. Matthew Covey / Tamizdat and Covey Law will host a workshop on visas to the US which will cover the fundamentals of the US artist visa process, with special attention paid to effective strategies for dealing with new problems we are seeing under the current administration. Taking place at the IMRO building at 4pm on Wednesday May 1st,…

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IMRO Live Interview with Chris Difford

May 2 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Chris Difford is a Grammy nominated and double Ivor Novello Award winning lyricist who has brought us characters and sketches from everyday life, and has successfully turned the mundane into the beautiful, the urbane into the exquisite, for over 40 years. With his collaborator, Squeeze co-founder Glenn Tilbrook, Chris has written some of the most enduring and best-loved songs of our time such as 'Up The Junction', 'Cool For Cats' and 'Labelled With Love', ‘Tempted’ and many others. Squeeze returned…

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IMRO Essentials of Music Management Seminar

May 17 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Free

Our Essentials of Music Management course is a one-day course covering the basics of music management. Taught by artist manager and management business consultant Erik Nielsen this course is a great opportunity for those just starting out to those who want a refresher and to hear all the latest developments in the music industry. We will cover the basics of everything we think you need to know, to help lay the best foundations for your knowledge – looking at royalty…

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youbloomDublin19

May 30 - June 3
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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€22.50

youbloom, an Irish company was founded by Phil Harrington, musician, entrepreneur, in 2010 with a simple vision - to make live music more accessible and better for all. From an annual Music Awards to a series of international showcase festivals and conferences in Dublin and LA, youbloom has evolved into a global collaboration of creators, musicians, and entrepreneurs. youbloomDublin19 in its seventh year, includes elements taking place over 5 days, from May 30th to June 3rd. youbloom at Bloom: In…

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August 2019

IMRO Songwriting Workshop with Buddy Mondlock

August 17 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Free

Buddy Mondlock has given songwriting workshops across the US from the Napa Valley Folk Festival to Berklee College of Music in Boston. He has also led several workshops across the Atlantic at the Belfast- Nashville Songwriters Festival, for KODA in Copenhagen and at IMRO in Dublin. Buddy’s songs have been recorded by Guy Clark, Nanci Griffith, Garth Brooks, Joan Baez, Peter, Paul & Mary, Janis Ian, Maura O’Connell, David Wilcox, Edwin McCain... the list goes on. He has recorded six…

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September 2019

Culture Night 2019

September 20 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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As part of Culture Night join us for an evening of live music and interviews from a selection of some of Ireland’s best established and up and coming musicians. Hosted by Joe.ie’s Paddy McKenna, the night will feature Soda Blonde, Chasing Abbey, Pillow Queens and Tebi Rex Date: Friday 20th September Time: 6 – 9pm Location: IMRO, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Dublin 2 Bookings: This event is free of charge but due to limited capacity booking is essential. To reserve…

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IMRO | The Mechanics of Music Management Seminar Series | Part One

September 25 @ 11:00 am - 5:30 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Mechanics of Music Management’ seminar series in association with the Music Managers Forum (MMF) and delivered by Chris Cooke from CMU Insights, who will be joined by John Glennon (Jawdropper Management) and Kathryn Mason (Masonry PR), will explore best practice and current trends in artist management. Together these sessions will provide a comprehensive guide to artist revenue streams and business models, record deals, fanbase building and direct-to-fan relationships, and explain where the manager fits in with each of these strands of the business. These seminars will…

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October 2019

IMRO | Music Production Seminar with Grammy Award Winner Khaliq Glover

October 3 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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Free

IMPORTANT: Unfortunately due to circumstances beyond our control this event has now been postponed to a future date.  Khaliq Glover (also known as Khaliq-O-Vision) is a Grammy Award winning Engineer/Producer/Author whose clients include Prince, Michael Jackson, Justin Timberlake, Diana Ross, Angie Stone, Herbie Hancock, Christina Aguilera, Marcus Miller, Jeffrey Osborne, Jamie Foxx, Patti LaBelle, Shanice, and many more. Khaliq started out working for country music star Kenny Rogers at his Lion Share Studios in 1982. He also worked as an…

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IMRO | The Business of Music Seminar Series | The importance of Copyright to your Creativity

October 8 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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This is an ideal opportunity for you if you are an aspiring artist, manager, lawyer or if you are simply looking to develop a better understanding of the fundamentals of copyright law as it applies to your music. The notion of intellectual property, intellectual property law, the basics of copyright law, performers' rights, image rights and trademarks are just some of the many topics that will be covered at this upcoming event. Join us and connect with other aspiring industry…

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The National Association of Record Labels of Ireland (NARLI) AGM

October 11 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Irish Music Rights Organisation, Copyright House, Pembroke Row, Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2
Dublin, Ireland
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The National Association of Record Labels of Ireland (NARLI) was formed in 2016 with the aim of furthering independent music in this country and forging cooperation between the labels involved in its production. The Annual General Music (AGM) is a yearly sonic meeting of all partner labels, now open to the public, taking the form of a record fair followed by a collaborative live performance from artists represented across the combined catalogues - the ‘Minutes’ of the meeting. The labels…

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