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.
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.
In 2012 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. Through a series of interviews with participants and tutors we chart how the programme has evolved to become one of Louth’s flagship ensembles.
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
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.