Welcome to the Dublin Music Factory, where passion, creativity, and personal growth converge. Founded and led by the multifaceted music artist, teacher, nutrition and lifestyle coach, and marketing expert, Colin O'Shea, we are dedicated to empowering individuals through the transformative power of music. With a wealth of experience in music, marketing, and holistic wellbeing, Colin is committed to helping aspiring musicians and enthusiasts thrive.
Colin's musical journey began with classical training, honing his skills as a pianist and earning accolades from the renowned Ballyfermot Rock School. As a singer-songwriter, his self-penned debut album captivated the industry and garnered widespread acclaim. His passion for music led him to delve deeper into the art of live performance and music production, studying at Pulse College and honing his skills at the prestigious Windmill Lane Studios. Simultaneously, Colin's passion for marketing and PR led him to attain qualifications in the field, and he has accumulated over 10 years of experience working with prominent brands including Sony, Huawei, EA Games and Nintendo, managing media relations, and crafting successful marketing campaigns.
In addition to his musical and marketing expertise, Colin is a qualified Nutrition and Lifestyle coach, holds an honours degree in psychology, and is equipped with the knowledge to guide individuals in maintaining physical and mental wellbeing within the demanding music industry. His holistic approach ensures that students receive comprehensive support on their musical journey, understanding the importance of nurturing both talent and overall health.
At Dublin Music Factory, we offer a diverse array of classes tailored to your interests and goals. Whether you aspire to master the piano, explore the intricacies of beginner's acoustic guitar, unlock your creative potential through songwriting, or navigate the complexities of the music business, we have the perfect program for you. Colin's unique blend of musical proficiency, marketing acumen, and wellbeing expertise allows him to provide students with valuable insights into the industry, helping them navigate the ever-changing landscape and cultivate successful careers.
Our approach to education is founded on a highly personalised methodology, ensuring that each student receives individual attention and guidance. We foster an environment of encouragement and support, nurturing the talents of creative individuals and empowering them to achieve their highest potential. Regardless of age or skill level, whether you seek to pursue music as a career or simply enjoy it as a fulfilling hobby, we are here to accompany you on your journey.
Dublin Music Factory is committed to excellence, offering comprehensive instruction in various music disciplines, including piano, guitar, music theory, and songwriting. Furthermore, we provide preparation for graded piano exams such as RIAM, ABRSM, and RSL (Rockschool graded), ensuring that you can achieve recognised certifications while mastering your instrument. With Colin's marketing and PR experience, we also provide insights into promoting your music, building your brand, and establishing a successful presence in the industry.
Take the next step in your musical adventure by exploring our website and discovering the rich offerings at Dublin Music Factory.