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In Pictures: Mountmellick students take part in the Music Generation Laois...

Students in Mountmellick’s Scoil Phádraig Naofa are currently taking part in bodhrán classes with Dale McKay from Music Generation Laois. 4th and 5th classes participate...

In Pictures: Weekend of harping and piping for Tionól 2021 a...

Music Generation Laois’s annual Tionól for harp and pipes took place at the weekend from Friday, October 29, to Sunday, October 31, with events...

Music Generation annual Tionól for harps and pipes takes place in...

Music Generation Laois’s annual Tionól for harp and pipes, the only harp and pipe festival in the world, takes place in Laois over the...

WATCH: Celebration of the Aonad Lán-Ghaeilge at Dunamase College

On Friday last, Dunamase College, in conjunction with Laois School of Music, celebrated the opening of their Aonad Lán-Ghaeilge.   As Dunamase College, or Colaiste Dún...

Open Evening for Music Generation and Laois School of Music this...

The grounds of Laois Music Centre will be alive with the sound of music, on Tuesday, August 31, as both Music Generation Laois and...

In Pictures: Music Generation Laois’s Trad Summer School a huge success

Music Generation Laois's Trad Summer School took place recently. From Thursday to Saturday last week, the summer school occurred in the Laois Music Centre. This was...

Music Generation Laois to receive funding for cross-border cultural projects

Music Generation Laois will receive €12,000 of funding for cross-border cultural projects under Cooperation with Northern Ireland Scheme 2021. Started in 2012 Music Generation Laois...

In Pictures: All smiles as Music Generation Laois Bandwagon Tour rolls...

There was dancing, singing, laughing and smiling galore at two Laois primary schools this week. St Joseph's Girls National School in Mountmellick and The Rock...

In Pictures: Joyous scenes as Music Generation Laois entertain residents and...

There were scenes of great joy at two Laois nursing homes over the weekend. Members of Music Generation Laois spent two days aboard the Bandwagon...

In Pictures: Laois school awarded grant for new harps as part...

Rath National School near Ballybrittas this week received three new harps, under the Music Network Music Capital Scheme. Rath National School established a harp...

Calling all up and coming musicians – Cruinniu na nOg launch...

One of the first initiatives of this year’s Cruinniu na nÓg , a national day of creativity for young people, is an Open Mic...

In Pictures: Music Generation Laois host 4th annual Tionól

Music Generation Laois welcomed over 130 young harpers and pipers to Portlaoise for their 4th annual Tionól, held in Portlaoise recently. Music Generation Laois is...

Music Generation Laois set to welcome international line-up to fourth Tionól Festival

This year Music Generation Laois hosts the biggest and most ambitious Tionól, residential festival to date. Reaching out to over 80 children from across the...

In Pictures: Music Generation Laois hosts Trad Summer School

The Courtyard Venue in Kavanagh's Portlaoise played host to a Trad Summer School recently. The Trad Summer School was ran by Music Generation Laois. The summer...

In Pictures: Music Generation Laois host School of Rock and Pop...

Music Generation Laois held their annual School of Rock and Pop concert in the Dunamaise Arts Centre recently. The concert was the culmination of a...

In Pictures: Music Generation Laois hold three concerts in three schools...

Music Generation Laois played three concerts at three different Laois schools recently. Scoil Bhride Rathdowney, Scoil Bhride Knockmay and Rath NS were visited by the...

In Pictures: Crowds gather in the Malthouse Stradbally for Music Generation...

To kick off Laois Music Generation Laois’s 2019 season, some of the most celebrated names in traditional Irish music headed to Stradbally for a...

In Pictures: La Stamba Showcase rocks Music Generation Laois

Music Generation Laois (MGL) hosted a performance by their students throughout Laois participating in schools-based Stampede Drumming Programmes recently. Since February, MGL students from...

In Pictures: Music Generation Laois host Jazz Concert

Another brilliant event from Generation Music Laois. Music Generation Laois hosted a performance by The Paul McIntyre Trio in Laois Music Centre, Church Avenue, Portlaoise...

In Pictures: Laois performers rock out at sixth annual music festival

Music Generation Laois and Laois School of Music held their sixth annual music festival on Sunday, March 3 at Laois Music Centre in Portlaoise. Over...

In Pictures: Music Generation Laois’ Tionól for Harps and Pipes a...

Music Generation Laois’ annual Tionól for Harps and Pipes, now in its third year, took place in Portlaoise recently. Over 100 young musicians and 20...

Laois musicians perform for royalty as they light up the stage...

Four extraordinary young musicians from Music Generation Laois lit up the stage in Monaco with their mentor Zoë Conway recently. Here, they performed for an...

Very special concert taking place to mark National Harp Day

On Saturday 20 of October, in St Peter's Church of Ireland Portlaoise, Triona Marshall (harp) and David Power (Uilleann Pipes), the Music Generation Laois Harp...

Young Laois young musicians perform for government leaders

Members of Music Generation Laois have been given the honour to perform for leaders in education at major conference in Farmleigh House. On Monday, October...

Young Laois musicians take to centre stage at the Bord Gáis...

Two talented young Laois musicians recently took centre stage at Dublin’s Bord Gáis Energy Theatre with renowned percussionist Alex Petcu. Aibhlínn Doheny (17) and Liam...

Council buy old Portlaoise primary school to use as new home...

The old Scoil Mhuire primary school building in Portlaoise has been purchased by Laois County Council from Portlaoise parish - and it will be...

In Pictures: Great craic at ‘Music at the Malt House’ 2018

Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan was among the large crowd which attended the second annual Music Generation 'Music at the Malt House' event at...

Harpists from Music Generation Laois wow audiences at Edinburgh festival

The Music Generation Laois Senior Harp Ensemble did their county proud last Wednesday when they played support to the virtuosic Scottish trad duo Chris...

Music Generation Laois presents ‘Music at the Malt House’ 2018

Music Generation Laois will host a very special event in the magnificent surrounds of the restored Malt House in Stradbally. Following the success of last...

International flavour in Laois for National Harp Day

Renowned international musicians will perform in Laois on National Harp Day as part of the Leaves Literary & Music Festival at Emo Court. Music Generation...