The students of the Music Promise Exceptionallly Talented programme perform a contemporary-music piece, after their work with the composer John MacLachlan, at Joyous Celebration event in St Columb's Hall, December 2013. Directed by Seán Doherty, co-ordinator of the Exceptionally Talented programme.
The Music Promise Exceptionally Talented Programme, in collaboration with Music City 2014, Echo Echo Dance Theatre Company, and St Mary's College presents Digital Dimensions; an exploration of space in dance and music using new technology.
The composers Peter Moran, Lorcan Doherty, and the Dublin Laptop Orchestra work with local students from the Music Promise Exceptionally Talented Programme, using coding, improvisation, motion sensors, and live electronics to create soundscapes that the acclaimed dancers of the Echo Echo company will respond to and interact with.
Students in the Exceptionally Talented Programme, Music Promise, have a workshop with the Neil Cowley Trio in Henderson's Piano Warehouse, December 2013.
Exceptionally Talented Programme, Music Promise, New Music Generation event in Christ Chruch, Derry, which was the culmination of the ET hothouse, a week jam-packed with performance and creativity, with workshops on African drumming with the percussionist Ronan McKee, on contemporary classical music with the composer John McLachlan, and song writing with the songwriter Eoin O’Callaghan (Best Boy Grip).
In February 2014, the ETs recorded their EP of songs they had written with the songwriter Eoin O’Callaghan (Best Boy Grip) in the Blast Furnace studios.