Music Generation Clare

Escalation singing programme

Escalation singing programme

An exciting and inclusive singing programme featuring a varied selection of repertoire from all around the world!

Minimasters early years programme

Minimasters early years programme

An fun-filled creative music making programme for infants and toddlers incorporating song, composition, recording, percussion and fun filled interactive music-making sessions.

Primary school strings

Primary school strings

An introductory string performance programme offering high quality group and ensemble tuition on a range of string instruments.

Songstories songwriting programme

Songstories songwriting programme

A creative songwriting programme proving young people the opportunity to write, record and perform their own unique compositions.

After school hubs

After school hubs

Operating in Ennis, Ennistymon, and Kilrush, and offering tuition in concertina, fiddle, banjo, cajon, guitar, drumkit, bodhrán and vocal studies, these hubs reach children and young people ages 9 -18 from 3pm daily.

Clare Trazz Experience

Clare Trazz Experience

Ensemble traditional Irish music meets jazz performance, this programme is currently open to secondary school students in Ennistymon, with rehearsals taking place on alternate Sunday mornings from 10am to 12 noon. Open to musicians of all instruments and genres.

Opportunities with visiting artists and summer programmes

Opportunities with visiting artists and summer programmes

Opportunities to workshop, perform and record music with visiting artists and resident musician tutors, as well as to attend performances.

Rock and pop orchestra (new for September 2016)

Rock and pop orchestra (new for September 2016)

Ensemble rock meets pop performance in this programme for young musicians ages 12 to 15. Open to fans of rock, pop and contemporary music.

Transition year programmes

Transition year programmes

Short modules incorporating recording sessions are available to schools offering the Transition year programme.

Instrument bank

Instrument bank

A variety of instruments are available to rent at subsidised rates.

Leath/Leath Go See! ticket scheme

Leath/Leath Go See! ticket scheme

Initiated and devised by Music Generation Sligo, this scheme supports young people and the music sector by encouraging attendance at music events. Half priced tickets are available to under 18s to selected music performances throughout County Clare (one adult per booking).

Music Generation Clare is managed by Clare Music Education Partnership, led by Limerick and Clare Education and Training Board in partnership with Clare County Council, University of Limerick, Clare Education Centre and St. Vincent de Paul.