In March 2020, reporter Brenda Donohue from RTÉ's Today Show with Maura and Daithí paid a visit to Scoil Íosagáin, Farranree, Cork City, to find out what a musical school really looks like.
On Monday 2 March, The Kabin Crew announced the release of their debut single and first official music video Ya Boy, directed by Brendan Canty and produced with GMCBeats.
Music Generation Cavan/Monaghan shines a light on the work of its Early Years and Primary Teams during the programme's first 12 months.
From 1-3 November 2019 over 130 young musicians gathered in County Laois for the 4th annual Tionól.
Early in 2020 TG4’s Nuacht paid a visit to the Music Generation Louth harp programme at Gaelscoil Dundalk, which is supported locally through the PEACE IV Project Creative Interventions.
From 30 October – 1 November 2019, over 120 young musicians from across the country gathered in Waterford to experience Brass Off 2019.
Every year, more than 350 musicians plan and provide music tuition for children and young people in Ireland, as part of the Music Generation programme. During the 2019 Music Generation National Musicians’ Day, we sat down with a number of these musicians to hear their stories.
As part of Cruinniú na nÓg 2019, the national day of youthful creativity and a flagship initiative of the Creative Ireland Programme, the four Dublin Local Authorities collaborated to offer musicians the opportunity to take part in training and skills development sessions.
Since January 2019, Music Generation Clare has been working with four different Centres in Clare through Youthreach provision. The collaborative programme captured at the Centre in Ennis offers sessions for young people in creative music-making, songwriting and performance.
Saoirse Ní Thuathail is a young musician in the Music Generation Wicklow programme. Here Saoirse tells us about her musical beginnings, the opportunities that have helped her grow in confidence, and how music is all around her.