Bardis Music was established in 1973 and its first copyright Cross Your Heart written by Paul Lyttle and sung by Irish star Tina represented Ireland in the 1974 Eurovision Song Contest in Brighton England where it finished 5th behind Abba’s Waterloo.
Since that time Bardis Music has published many of Ireland favourite songs including classics such as Liam Reilly’s Summer In Dublin and Flight Of Earls, Patsy Cavanagh’s Home to Donegal, and John Duggans Roads of Kildare and Rose of Castlerea, all of which have been covered by more then 20 different artists.
It is our ambition to find many more classics in the future.
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Bardis Music welcomes prolific singer/songwriter Joe McShane
Joe has penned many songs with Nathan Carter, Jordan Mogey, Margo and Daniel O'Donnell and his brother Nicky James. He is a renowned balladeer and a wonderful songwriter.
More details about Joe is available from his website.
Irish Group SEO LINN have joined Bardis Music
Their song THE IRISH ROAR has been selected as the official FAI song for the Euro Football Championships.
More details about the group are available from their website.
Greg French appoints Bardis Music to manage his publishing company
Artist, Songwriter, Engineer, Producer Greg French has appointed Bardis Music to manage his publishing company Greg French Music.
A founder member of pop group “The Brilliant Things” he has also worked with, amongst others, Brian Eno, The Corrs and Van Morrison.
Irish Country Music singer/songwriter Johnny Brady has joined Bardis Music for publishing his original material
Johnny has recently returned from Nashville where he co-wrote with amongst others legends Ralph Murphy, Max T. Barnes and J.P.Williams.
He will be releasing his latest album shortly. For more visit his websitewww.johnny-brady.com
Bardis Music representing Joni Harms in Ireland and UK
We are delighted to be representing Joni Harms, an American singer-songwriter, both in Ireland and the UK. Joni's latest album 'From Oregan to Ireland' is available to purchase from cdbaby.com. Also, her TV show, 'Lets Put The Western Back in Country' will be airing on SKY TV in Ireland and the UK starting the end of January.
Check out her website www.joniharms.com for updates.
Niamh McGlinchey is the latest Irish Country star to publish her original songs with Bardis Music
Niamh tours with Nathan Carter as well as performing at her own gigs.
Visit Niamh's website at niamhmcglinchey.com for updates.
Album Releases Through The Years
Established in 1973 Bardis Music Co. Ltd. is Ireland's leading independent Music Publishing Company. We represent many of Ireland’s leading songwriters and composers managing their rights worldwide. We specialise in Film and TV projects managing rights on behalf of the composers and producers. We also represent many overseas publishing companies in Ireland.
Bardis Music represents overseas publishing companies from every continent in the Irish market. We work very closely with local societies to ensure royalties are collected and accounted for in a timely manner.
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BARDIS MUSIC is Ireland’s leading publisher of FILM and TV music representing the works of many of Ireland’s top composers.
Listed Below are the Production Music Libraries currently represented in Ireland by Bardis Music
Bardis Music represents Composers & Songwriters both in Ireland and worldwide.Click on the names below to see more information
In addition to its own catalogue, Bardis Music administers many other Irish catalogues both in Ireland and worldwide.Click on the names below to see more information