Conor Heffernan was a participant of Aspiro's Sing and Shine Project in Carlow. He is a keen musician who is highly involved in music both in and out if school. After taking part in his Transition Year school production of Beauty and the Beast he developed a great love for all things musical. With a passion also for the outdoors, singing and playing music offer him a relaxing break from the fast paced life out of doors. Music is an important part of his life and he believes it has lasting benefits.