Music Capital Scheme

Stream One Awardees - Music Bank

60 applications received with a total demand of €540,340. A total of €202,013 was awarded to 22 applicants.

Artist Amount Awarded
Irish Association of Youth Orchestras €4,500
St. Canice’s National School Music Programme €15,147
Cork Music Works €10,238
CoMa Limerick Ensemble €1,387
Finglas Youth Resource Centre Ltd. €2,162
Drogheda Brass Band €3,786
Cáirde Ceoil Harp Ensemble €19,860
Cullen Pipe Band €32,606
Na Piobairi Uilleann €20,000
Clara Town Band €11,280
Kilbride & Lakeside Music Committee €3,373
Clare Music Makers Parent's Association €1,819
Wicklow County Arts Office €9,222
Mullingar Town Band €5,885
Danescastle Music Group €5,496
Carlow Youth Orchestra €20,000
St. Maur’s Pipe Band €4,725
MaSamba Samba School €3,020
St. Colmcille's Pipe Band €5,157
Letterkenny & District Pipe Band €6,000
Muintir Chrónáin Teo €13,350
Fanad Accordion Band €3,000

Stream Two Awardees- Individual High-Value Instruments

26 applications with a demand total of €316,815. A total of €97,899 was awarded to 12 applicants

Artist Amount Awarded
Rachel Factor €9,174
Towards the purchase of a harpsichord
Donal Siggins €300
Towards cost of maintenance of bouzouki
Seán Mac Erlaine €1,532
Towards the purchase of a B-flat clarinet
Francesco Turrisi €3,048
Towards the purchase of a Fender Rhodes electro acoustic piano
Cian Ó Dúill €2,300
Towards the purchase of a violin bow
Damian Evans €5,500
Towards the purchase of a double bass
Claire Duff €14,000
Towards the purchase of a baroque violin
Mary Dullea €15,000
Towards the purchase of a piano
Catherine Leonard €15,000
Towards the purchase of a violin bow
Seán Carpio €1,025
Towards the purchase of Spizzichino cymbals
Michael Coady €6,020
Towards the purchase of a double bass
Nicholas Milne €25,000
Towards the purchase of a viola da gamba