Dr David Mooney

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Dr David Mooney: PhD MA LRSM

While David Mooney’s research interests focus principally on performance practice issues relating to French music in the period 1870-1930, he also researches piano teacher education and the history of piano pedagogy in Ireland.

He is also a successful choral arranger, with works regularly performed throughout the US and Europe. The highly-acclaimed David Mooney Irish Choral Series currently includes thirty-one choral arrangements and is published by ECSchirmer in Boston and Stainer and Bell in the UK (2002 – 2010)

David is Chairman of Electric Ireland Feis Ceoil.

He is Head of the Department of Keyboard Studies at the TU Dublin Conservatory of Music and Drama


Entries on ‘Music Education in Ireland’ and ‘Musicology in Ireland’ in Encyclopedia of Ireland, ed. Brian Lalor (2003)
Entries in The Encyclopaedia of Music in Ireland, ed. Harry White and Barra Boydell (UCD Press, 2013)


CD Cór (Arsis Audio, Boston, USA): Recorded Dublin 2000
CD Music from St Mary’s: Recorded Dublin 2004
CD The Bells of the Angelus – Palestrina Choir: Recorded Dublin 2006
CD Christmas with the Palestrina Choir: Recorded Dublin 2008
CD O Sacrament Most Holy: Recorded Dublin 2011

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