About Music Generation Tipperary
Music Generation Tipperary – enhancing the lives of children and young people through affordable and accessible performance music education.
Music Generation Tipperary is a performance music education programme for children and young people in County Tipperary. Music Generation Tipperary is part of Music Generation – Ireland’s National Music Education Programme, initiated by Music Network and co-funded by U2, The Ireland Funds together with, The Department of Education and Skills and Local Music Education Partnerships. Locally, Music Generation Tipperary is funded by Tipperary Education and Training Board and Tipperary County Council.
Music Generation Tipperary commenced in September 2019 and is now exiting its set up phase, getting ready to roll out pilot programmes and events across County Tipperary in a range of settings, all which are available to children and young people under 18 years of age.
Events that have taken place to date include:
- Two ‘Try the Pipes’ events, where young people could come along and try the uilleann pipes and register their interest in participating in our upcoming Uilleann pipe programme in partnership with Na Píobairí Uilleann.
Upcoming events and activities include:
- A free workshop with internationally renowned fiddler Zoe Conway to celebrate World Fiddle day on May 16th!
- Clonmel Rocks! – a virtual school of rock organised in partnership with Clonmel Junction Festival.
- Cruinniú na nÓg – Music Generation Tipperary will be teaming up with Tipperary Library service to facilitate some musical workshops for young people to celebrate this special day.
- MusicKamp : A weeklong a week of music-making using contemporary technology, synthesizers and digital processing, in association with The Source arts centre, Thurles.
More to be announced soon… Keep up to date with our news and events by signing up to our mailing list or by liking our Facebook page at the details below.
Contact Music Generation Tipperary
|Music Generation Tipperary
Tipperary ETB Administrative Offices,
Western Road ,
|Music Development Officer:||Aidan O’Donnell|
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