Huge Congratulations to BAPM Graduate - Sara Ryan on winning New artist of the year award at the Irish Folk Music Awards recently . Sara is from Wicklow and moved to Cork 4 years ago to study on the BA in Popular Music Course at the Cork School of Music.
Sara is also a songwriter her acclaimed first single Belle earned her radio slots both in Ireland and in the USA . Over the past year she has shared the bill with . John Spillane , Mick Flannary, Wally Page and Luka Bloom to mention but a few.
Well done Sara and congratulations to the staff of the BAPM course also.