Music Generation Galway County: Current Programmes
Music Generation Galway County runs a variety of programmes and tuition including:
Symphonic Waves is a youth orchestra for the west of Ireland open to young musicians aged 13 - 21 from or based in Galway, Roscommon, Sligo, Leitrim, Mayo, Clare or Limerick. Symphonic Waves is supported by Galway 2020 and Galway County Council and managed and delivered by Music Generation Galway County and Music Generation Galway City.
Uilleann Pipes Tuition Programme
Music Generation Galway County’s Uilleann Pipes tuition programme in partnership with Na Píobairí Uilleann has launched in two locations in Connemara – An Cheathrú Rua (Carraroe) and Corr Na Móna – and Clifden with expansion planned into the future subject to demand.
Lán le Ceol
A child-centred performance music education approach for Junior Infants – 6th Class which engages children in active music-making in primary school settings through singing activities, games, rhythm, solfége and improvisation encouraging independent music making from an early age.
A popular music access programme for teenagers providing tuition in a range of instruments and vocals as well as ensemble playing, creating opportunities for participants to meet like-minded musicians and form bands. Launched in Tuam and Gort in January 2019, RockPopHipHop will continue to expand to new locations over the coming years.
- Ruth Gordon, Music Development Officer
- Music Generation Galway County, C/O Room 46, Galway Community College, Wellpark Road, Galway, H91 K642
- T: (091) 874 557
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