Meet The Artists - Evelyn Grant

Evelyn Grant

Evelyn Grant presents Weekend Drive on RTÉ lyric fm. A member of a well-known musical family from Dublin, she studied flute in Germany before taking up a post at the Cork School of Music. She has been involved in outreach projects for over 30 years, and was the first Irish person to receive a Master’s degree in Community Music (University of York). She was awarded a PhD from University College Cork. for her research on ‘Social Inclusion in Music Education in Ireland.’ For RTE lyric fm, she researched and presented a 6-part documentary series entitled 'Passions and Policies - Music Education in Ireland.' She is co-founder and musical director of The Cork Pops Orchestra (  Her recent documentary ‘Digitising Rita’, for the Lyric Feature, has reached the finals of  the New York Festivals Radio Awards 2016.

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