May & June 2024

In May & June 2024, there are LOTS of Music Generation Cork City performances and events coming up. Here are a few, so save the dates!


  • 23rd May – MGCC Performance of a new composition ‘Music is our Home’ at National Anti-Childhood Poverty Event in Dublin Castle at the invitation of an Taoiseach
  • Sat 25th May – MGCC Performances at Creative SEÓ (presented by Cork ETB Youth Services and Cork Local Creative Youth Partnership)
  • Sun 26th May – MGCC perform at ‘One Day in May‘, an all-ages Music Festival(presented by Music Generation Limerick City). Over 40 artists will perform in five hours across three stages. Featuring Emma Langford, Elaine Howley, Hazey, Ophelia, JaYne, Godwin, Dylan Flynn and the Dead Poets, Vacuity, Annie Cheevers and many more.


  • 10th – 15th June – Féile Fearann Rí (presented by Creative Tradition in partnership with Music Generation, Musical Neighbourhoods, Scoil Íosagáin, local schools, community groups and Farranree Parish. Just announced : Festival Artists in Residence will include Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh and Dónal O’Connor, Thomas McCarthy and Niamh Dunne! For more see Creative Tradition – Féile 2024
  • Sat 15th June – Cruinniú na nÓg – events include:
    • Rock the Block in Knocknaheeny (presented by Rhyme Island & the Kabin Studio in partnership with MGCC, Creative Tradition, Musical Neighbourhoods and more!)
    • Fionn Mac Ceol’ – An Evening of Circus and Music. Collaboration between Cork Circus Factory and MGCC.Prepare to be transported back in time, through circus & sound, to the legend of Fionn Mac Ceol! Join the young performers from Circus Factory Cork and Music Generation Cork City for this unique exploration into the legend of Fionn Mac Chumhall. Event goers will not only be treated to this special performance, but will also be invited to try their own hand at circus performance, with Circus Disco. Presented in partnership with Circus Factory Cork and Music Generation Cork City.

In other news – check out ‘The Spark’ a brand new banger for 2024’s Cruinniú na nÓg by our friends at The Kabin Studio!


May & June 2024 – Music Generation Cork City