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IRISH WORLD ACADEMY OF MUSIC AND DANCE (Failte), LIMERICK University of Limerick

Country:

IRELAND

State:

City:

LIMERICK


Street Address:

South Circular Road, Limerick, Ireland

Fax:

+353 61 191 589


Program:

Undergraduate program

Details:

Bachelor of Arts in Performing Arts. Four years. Concentrations in voice performance, Irish traditional music, world music. All programs include some keyboard performance, dance and music theory.


Program:

Graduate programs

Details:

Master of Arts. In performance (classical strings, traditional Irish music), ritual chant and song (in association with Glenstal Abbey, a Benedictine monastery), composition and creative music practice, songwriting, community music, ethnomusicology, music education, event management, music therapy. Doctor of Philosophy.


Program:

Certificate program

Details:

Certificate in Music and Dance. One year. May lead into a Bachelor of Arts in music or dance.


Institution Notes:

The Irish World Academy of Music and Dance (formerly known as the Irish World Music Centre) is housed at the University of Limerick and was set up in 1994, allowing for the co-existence of academic and performance programs at the University. It is involved with community outreach, concerts, seminars, artists in residence and organises a summer school.


Last Updated:

July 2019