In 2012, with limited resources but a big vision and lots of determination, Music Generation Louth formed a pilot strings programme to create an opportunity for younger strings musicians in the county to play as part of a group. We've examined how the programme has gone from strength to strength in the years since, creating pathways to performance, friendship and resilience.
South Dublin-based young musician, songwriter and audio engineer Domhnaill Corrigan talks us through his musical journey so far, and how Music Generation has opened up new doors to partnerships, creativity and collaboration
Erinn Lennon is a young trumpet player and member of Boombrasstic, the Music Generation Carlow County Brass Ensemble. Erinn recently performed at the Music Generation Carlow Gala Concert in VISUAL, where she shared her Music Generation experience - watch her story here.
Ciarán Somers is a Music Education Partnership member of Music Generation Carlow, who has been involved in the development of the programme since its origins in 2010 and has witnessed the transformative effect of music education in his community.