Early Years & Pre-Instrumental Music

Carmel has undergone specialised early years music education training with Dr. Lorraine O’ Connell and Lucinda Geoghegan, education director with the National Youth Choir of Scotland in association with Music Generation.  She currently works with Music Generation in various primary schools throughout Westmeath & South Dublin as a music education practitioner specialising in the Kodaly early years programme.

Carmel also delivers the pre-instrumental course for Waltons New School Of Music, facilitating music classes for children age 3-6.   Using a variety of education principles and methods, she focuses on vocal and aural development through singing, musical games and various other elements of Kodaly principles and Dalcroze Eurhythmics.

Carmel has delivered early years workshops in the National Concert Hall as well as at Offaly’s Children’s Arts Festival “Hullabaloo” and Fleadh Laighean.