The Creative Journey…..

From March- June 2021, the musicians of Coole Music & Arts worked with Galway conductor Sinead Hayes. Together with Katharina Baker and their ensemble teachers, they discovered the life and music of Turlough Carolan (1670 – 1738), working via Zoom workshops. The project was released as a video and Sound Walk on 21st June 2021. As part of the project, the young musicians were encouraged to respond creatively to Carolan’s life and music, creating artworks, stories and poems. Some even composed their own original tunes, dedicated to a patron of their choice. All the creative responses are available to view in the PDFs below. This is their creative journey….