Music Generation


Music Generation Leitrim is part of Music Generation - Ireland’s national music education programme which aims to transform the lives of children and young people through high quality performance music education, and is co-funded by U2, The Ireland Funds, the Department of Education and Skills and managed locally by Leitrim Music Education Partnership, led by MSLETB with support from Leitrim County Council.


Job Opportunity - Director of Leitrim Youth Trad Orchestra

Mayo Sligo Leitrim Education & Training Board wish to appoint a Director for Leitrim Youth Trad Orchestra. The Director will be part of a team of two facilitators charged with driving the development of this new project in Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim, which is already home to a QQI Level 5 in Traditional Irish Music and the Joe Mooney Summer School. In tandem with these appointments, as part of its Percent for Art Programme, Leitrim County Council in partnership with Music Generation Leitrim are commissioning a composer or composer team to work with the orchestra in the development of new music for presentation at the Joe Mooney Summer School in July 2020.

The closing date for receipt of completed applications for the role of Director of the Orchestra is 12.00 noon, Thursday, 12th December 2019.Applications are accepted by email only


  • EU Sturctural Fund
  • European Union