New Season of Performances for Autumn-Winter 2023

We have a sensational few months of performances ahead, with everything from early oratorio to the world premiere of a brand new commission. Audiences that missed our recent Irish premiere of Rhona Clarke’s beautiful Requiem will get a second chance to hear it this September, as we take In Paradisum on the road to Cork, … Continued

Announcing the new CCI Studio for emerging choral singers

Chamber Choir Ireland invites applications for the newly-established CCI Studio, a comprehensive training and professional development programme for emerging choral singers. “We want the CCI Studio to fulfil the need that exists in Ireland at present for a dedicated programme equipping young talent with the necessary skills and know-how to pursue a professional choral singing … Continued

Chamber Choir Ireland on Amplify podcast with the Contemporary Music Centre

On this week’s episode of Amplify, the podcast produced by the Contemporary Music Centre, Jonathan Grimes and Evonne Ferguson share festival highlights from New Music Dublin 2023. The episode includes interviews with composers in this year’s Choral Sketches programme, who brought their new musical ideas to an open workshop with the singers of Chamber Choir … Continued

Chamber Choir Ireland joins the LIVE From London festival line up for summer 2023

This summer, Chamber Choir Ireland joins the likes of VOCES8, I Fagiolini, & Apollo5 on the LIVE from London festival line up. Now in its tenth iteration, the acclaimed online concert series was originally created by the VOCES8 Foundation as a specific response to the Covid-19 pandemic. This summer’s line up features nine online concerts … Continued

Laura Heneghan Announced as Winner of Seán Ó Riada Composition Competition 2023

We are thrilled to announce Laura Heneghan as this year’s winner of Cork International Choral Festival’s prestigious Seán Ó Riada composition competition! Initiated in 1972 in recognition of the creative life and work of Seán Ó Riada (1931-1971), the competition invites the submission of new works annually from Irish composers, and is held in collaboration … Continued