The Core Open Mic,
Ballina Arts Centre (Mezzanine space)
Tuesday November 28th @ 7pm
For the past year The Core Mayo has been giving young musicians in the Mayo community a platform to showcase their talents, be it our open mic, our showcases or our many pop up festival stages and various other events countywide and beyond! The Core Open Mic (One Year Anniversary) with Special Guests! is open to all young performers aged 12 to 18. It’s FREE and friends and family are always welcome!!! Come support the wealth of talent we have here in Mayo!!!
If you would like to play, just contact Philip on 0877485954 or email PhilipCassidy@msletb.ie
The Core Showcase 2017
Wednesday, December 13th
The Core is a resource for young musicians and schools in the Mayo community. It is run under the auspices of Music Generation Mayo and housed within Ballina Arts Centre. At The Core, young people aged 12 to 18 can engage in instrumental tuition, workshops, camps and regular performance opportunities such as open mics and showcases.
There will be live performances from participants of the various classes, camps, workshops and transition year school programmes ran by The Core throughout 2017. The showcase will also highlight the many talented members of The Core who use the resource to hone their musical craft.
For more info please visit www.TheCoreMayo.com or contact PhilipCassidy@msletb.ie
Application deadline November 17th.
Download application form here
There is loads happening this month at The Core! Our monthly open mic will kick off on Tuesday 19th @ 6pm (Sign up to perform here or contact Philip for more details)
Also we are inviting all young musicians between aged 12-18 to perform as a part of Culture Night 2017 at the Ballina Arts Centre Auditorium!! (Click here to sign up or contact Philip
Also, tuition begins on September 25th. We are enrolling at Ballina Arts Centre on Tuesday September 12th. Pre book here
See posters below…
Instrumental tuition at The Core will resume in September 2017. See info on poster below. To book your place please click here
Alternatively, please contact PhilipCassidy@msletb.ie or call 0877485954
We are delighted and excited to be teaming up Create Sound to bring you this amazing taster into the world of electronic music production! Places are limited so book here or contact PhilipCassidy@msletb.ie / 0877485954 to avoid disappointment!
After a fantastic camp earlier this summer we have decided to run another one! To book your place please Click Here
To sign up to our Collaboration Camp on June 26th til June 29th please click here
We are absolutely delighted to announce that The Core Mayo will have it’s very own stage throughout the entire week of the Ballina Salmon Festival – Mayo There will be daily concerts featuring the talented members of The Core and the various Music Generation Mayo programmes. The stage is also open to young musicians from throughout Mayo as our aim is to provide a platform for young local musicians. If you would like to get involved, simply click here or contact PhilipCassidy@msletb.ie / 0877485954
Non members are welcome to perform and can sign up by clicking here
The Core open mic is a monthly event where we transform the mezzanine area of the Ballina Arts Centre into a vibrant and intimate performance space. The stage is open to young musicians and performers aged 12 to 18 and we can accommodate full bands! It’s a fantastic opportunity to meet like minded musical people from across the county and get experience performing in front an attentive and appreciative audience. It’s also an opportunity to meet members of The Core, get a tour and even sign up to become a member yourself! As always, friends and family are more than welcome to come along and our performers always appreciate the support!
Also don’t forget we are taking registration for upcoming courses….
8 Week courses starting in May 2017!!!
To sign up for Guitar please CLICK HERE
To Sign up for Drums please CLICK HERE
To sign up for Recording Basics please CLICK HERE