The editors invite contributions to expand and develop the Dublin Music Trade

Details on businesses or surviving instruments/published music are particularly welcome.

Please note: all information within the Dublin Music Trade resource is supported by primary or secondary source evidence. Only contributions supported by such evidence will be accepted.

The Research Foundation for Music in Ireland and the Conservatory of Music & Drama at the Technological University Dublin also welcome applications for post-graduate and post-doctoral research into the Dublin Music Trade. Projects into all aspects of the area are welcomed; some possible research subjects include:

  • Musical instruments in the National Museum of Ireland
  • Dublin music trade and the Dublin street directories
  • Dublin musical instruments in the catalogues of Sotheby's and Christie's
  • Please contact Dr Catherine Ferris or Dr Kerry Houston (Head of Academic Studies) for further information.