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

Choral Sketches 2023 Composers Announced

The Contemporary Music Centre, Ireland and Chamber Choir Ireland are pleased to announce that composers Timothy Ethan Doyle, Brian Keegan and Conor McGlone have been selected to participate in the 2023 Choral Sketches programme. The Choral Sketches programme call out was expanded for 2023, inviting applications from any composer born or based on the island … Continued

New Season of Performances with Chamber Choir Ireland – Spring-Summer 2023

View our Event Listings We have a bit of everything in store for Spring-Summer 2023! From medieval chant to world premieres of new works by Linda Catlin Smith, Cassandra Miller, Eoghan Desmond, and Áine Mallon, with concerts in Dublin, Cork, Limerick, Belfast, and Dundalk. We hope you’ll join us in welcoming guest directors Sofi Jeannin and Cormac McCarthy, and of course, … Continued