U2 and Ireland Fund $10 million music program for schools to be permanent

The Edge and Bono with Music Generation students. by Jane Walsh Music Generation, the music education program initiated following a $10 million philanthropic donation by U2 and The Ireland Funds, is set to become a lasting of the national music education landscape in Ireland. Since its foundation in 2009 the program has established Music Education Partnerships in 12 counties, creating access for up to 18,500 children and young people and providing employment for some 220 musicians. Read onCopyright 2014 U2 France / http://www.u2france.com/actu …read more

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