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Official Opening of the The Kavanaugh Studio

Friday, May 26, 2023 | Uncategorized

The Mayo School of Music will be holding the official opening of the JohnKavanaugh Studio at our Kiltimagh School next Tuesday, 30th May. We are delighted to announce that JohnKavanaugh himself will be in attendance on the day along with ten of his friends and colleagues.

We invite you to attend this special occasion, which will feature brilliant performances from some of our talented students and teachers. There will also be refreshments available while you enjoy the music.

JohnKavanaugh is an Emmy award winning composer, lyricist and musical director who is currently working in these roles for Disney Productions. For more information relating to John and our studio, please follow the link - https://www. Kavanaugh-Studio

For those of you who are unsure where our Kiltimagh school is located, please follow this link - https://www. Locations

The event will run from 4:30pm to 6:30pm on Tuesday the 30th of May. We hope to see you there.

Junior Eurovision 2023

Thursday, February 2, 2023 | Articles

"JUNIOR EUROVISION IS BACK! Applications are now open for 2023. 

Do you have a great singing voice? Are you between the ages of 9 and 14 years?

This is your chance!

Adare Productions are putting a call out for talented young singers who will be aged between 9 and 14 years this Autumn. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity for a talented youngster or group to represent Ireland at an international level.

The Irish heats will take place this March in Dublin. The winner will go on to represent Ireland at the JUNIOR EUROVISION Song Contest 2023. With over 33 million viewers across Europe the show is something  spectacular to be a part of. In 2022, Sophie Lennon came 4th in the contest with her song ‘Solas’!

This year, could it be you?

To enter all you need is an amazing singing voice, there is no original song necessary! Applications are open to solos, duets and groups of up to a maximum of 6 people. The closing date for entries is the 15th Of February 2023. To apply all you need is a 40-60 second clip of the applicant singing.

Apply now at

Promo Video:

For further information contact Adare Productions on 083 132 2683.

Email: "

AB Khan - Have yourself a merry little Christmas

Tuesday, January 3, 2023 | Student Videos

Nessa - When we were young

Tuesday, January 3, 2023 | Student Videos

Brian Flanagan - Feel Beautiful

Thursday, October 20, 2022 | Uncategorized


We are delighted to be sharing the first of our Mayo School of Music Live Sessions - supporting Join Our Boys. We've got a bunch of talented musicians lined up to record in the coming weeks! 🎙🎚

Kicking things off at our John Kavanaugh Studio is the fantastic Brian Flanagan, with his original song Feel Beautiful. Check out U.M.A.N on Spotify or wherever you get your tunes! A huge thanks to Brian, we can't wait to hear you perform again. 🎸

Please check out the Join Our Boys Trust website - The Trust is dedicated to raising awareness of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy - supporting research projects that aim to provide treatments and eventually a cure.

School Reopining

Wednesday, August 31, 2022 | Articles

We are very excited to be reopening on Monday, September 5th for one-to-one & group classes. Registration is ongoing, so if you'd like more information and times available get in touch with us. We've added extra days for button accordion, harp, saxophone, clarinet, silver flute, violin & junior groups (4-7yr olds).  Check out our website for more details - Click here

Imagine - Students of the Mayo School of Music

Wednesday, August 17, 2022 | Student Videos