20/09/2017 - Music Generation announces 9 new areas of Ireland selected for participation in its next phase
Music Generation to reach Cavan/Monaghan; Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown; Galway City; Galway County; Kilkenny; Leitrim; Roscommon; Waterford and Wexford as part of its second phase.
15/09/2017 - Music Generation Carlow ensemble Reelig performs at the Atlantic Rim 2017 Summit in Farmleigh House
Farmleigh House was rocking to the sound of the Music Generation Carlow traditional ensemble Reelig as they performed an energetic and stirring set at the Atlantic Rim Summit Dinner
18/07/2017 - Music Generation to complete its second phase thanks to further investment by U2 & The Ireland Funds
Music Generation today announced that it will expand into nine new areas of Ireland within five years, thanks to the ongoing support of U2 and The Ireland Funds who together will have raised a total of €6.3m for the programme’s second phase.
10/07/2017 - Music Generation Carlow ensemble Reelig performs for President and Sabina Higgins at the Áras
President Michael D. Higgins and Sabina Higgins host Music Generation Carlow traditional Irish music ensemble ‘Reelig’ at a Community Garden Party at Áras an Uachtaráin
President Michael D. Higgins and Sabina Higgins hosted the Music Generation Laois Trad Group at Áras an Uachtaráin on Thursday 6 July where they performed for a packed marquee of 400+ guests at a special Community Garden Party to celebrate the individuals and organisations active within their local areas.
04/07/2017 - Young Laois Musicians receive standing ovation from Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau
The Music Generation Laois Trad Orchestra receive a standing ovation for their inspiring performance at a dinner hosted by An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar in Dublin Castle, for Visiting Canadian Prime Minister The Right Honourable Justin Trudeau
23/06/2017 - Laois Young Ambassadors perform for a global audience at The Ireland Funds Worldwide Conference
Young musicians from Music Generation Laois took centre stage yesterday evening, Friday 23 June, when they performed for an audience of national and international delegates, including Guests of Honor His Serene Highness Prince Albert II, Sovereign Prince of Monaco, and An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar, at the Gala Celebration of The Ireland Funds Worldwide Conference 2017 in Powerscourt Estate.
13/06/2017 - Music Generation Laois and Louth Harp Ensembles to perform at International Harp Festival this June
The best of Irish harping will gather in Termonfeckin, County Louth from 25 – 30 June this year for An Chúirt Chruitireachta, an International Harp Festival featuring performances by our very own Music Generation Louth and Laois Harp Ensembles!
Young Ambassadors from Music Generation Carlow, Reelig, celebrated the announcement of 31 Local Authority Culture and Creativity Plans for 2017, as part of Creative Ireland, by An Taoiseach Enda Kenny TD, and the Minister for Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs, Heather Humphreys yesterday in Dublin Castle.
18/05/2017 - A national showcase of rock, pop and rap to draw dozens of young musicians to Limerick City
Music Generation Limerick City will host the second annual national teen showcase for rock, pop and rap on Sunday 28 May, 2017: 'Music Generation Live at the Milk Market'