SOURCES OF INFORMATION
John Ireland: Music, People, Places
Fiona Richard’s informative blog
BIOGRAPHIES AND WRITINGS ON IRELAND AND HIS MUSIC
The Ireland Companion
Edited by Lewis Foreman (Boydell & Brewer 9781843836865)
Published to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the composer’s death in 2012, this book presents articles by leading authorities on John Ireland and his music, together with transcriptions of his broadcast talks and of interviews with the composer.
The Music of John Ireland by Fiona Richards
Fiona Richards interweaves biography and musical analysis in a series of chapters which take their themes from the significant influences in Ireland’s life.
Currently only available as an e-book: https://www.taylorfrancis.com/books/9781315190761
The Songs of Gurney and Ireland
A perspective by contemporary song composer, Ian Venables.
VENUES AND FESTIVALS
Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
Dumfries & Galloway Arts Festival
David Wordsworth and the Addison Singers
Sacconi Chamber Music Festival
The Bernardi Chamber Orchestra
VENUES WITH STRONG LINKS TO JOHN IRELAND