Tag: Music

Music in Art Exhibition – Opening 1st December

Another innovative art exhibition from Lisheens House, the home of a unique and much-loved music library.  Following on from her successful series of music listening sessions, artist and support worker Karen Billing put out a call for paintings about music. Come to Lisheens House from 1st December to view the […]

How Music Therapy can Improve Mental Heath

When award winning actress Brenda Fricker talked openly about her struggles with depression, she recommended the power of listening to classical music as a form of therapy. Talking to the Irish Examiner she said it is something that “I’d recommend anybody to do.” Music therapy is a recognized clinical treatment […]

Musical Instrument Lending Library

The Music Library is seeking donations of Musical Instruments which will enable us to setup a Musical Instrument Lending Library. This will be a free service where you will be able to loan an Instrument as you would a book in a Library. For more Info phone 028 – 51950

New Music Library at Lisheens

A New Listening and lending music library has  officially opened at Lisheens House training and support centre, Ilen Street, Skibbereen. Over 1800 donated classical music CDs form the backbone of this new library which will also cater for a wide range of other musical tastes. “All of the music will […]