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DkITimes 1st April 2016

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DkIT Music Lecturer on Tour

DkIT Music Lecturer on Tour
DkIT Lecturer and Composer Dr Neil O’Connor will be performing at this year’s SXSW Music Festival in Austin, Texas, from 16-20 March 2016. He is part of an Irish delegation supported by the Arts Council of Ireland and Culture Ireland. Showcase performances include a show at the British Embassy, Austin. Furthermore, on 13 March, at the 'International Festival for Artistic Innovation 2016' at the University of Leeds, his Electro-Acoustic piece 'Erstwhile' will be diffused. This piece premiered last November at the InTime New Music Festival at the University of Coventry. Neil lectures in the areas of music production and composition on BA(Hons) Production of Music and Audio, Diploma in Composing for Games and is currently supervising students working on composition portfolios for MA and PhD by Research.

DkIT Badminton Team Victory

DkIT Badminton Team Victory

Last Wednesday Baldoyle Badminton Centre hosted the finals of the 2015-16 Student Sport Ireland badminton leagues and it was Dundalk IT who secured victory as they defeated IT Tralee in a brilliant final that went all the way to the final set of the mixed doubles contest.