Irish Book Awards

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  • Irish Independent
  • Eurospar
  • National Book Awards
  • Sunday Independent
  • Specsavers
  • Onside
  • Listowel Writers’ Week
  • Eason Book Club
  • Books Are My Bag
  • RTÉ Offical Media Partner
  • Dept 51 @ Eason

The Invisible Art: A Century of Music in Ireland 1916-2016

For the first time, The Invisible Art examines the work of Irish composers from before the founding of the state right up to the twenty-first century. From valiant pioneers struggling against the tide to confident contemporary voices, it also highlights the difficulties musical creators faced in securing a clearly defined place in Irish society.