Soprano Auditions September 2016

Chamber Choir Ireland will hold auditions with Artistic Director Paul Hillier on Tuesday September 13th 2016 at the National Concert Hall in Dublin. Applications are invited for one Regular Soprano position and Deputy Soprano positions. To apply, please submit a short recording by Monday Sept 5th plus a detailed biography that outlines age, professional choral experience,… Read more »

Amanda Feery: Winner of Seán Ó Riada Composition Competition 2016

Offaly-born composer Amanda Feery is the winner of the  Seán Ó Riada Composition Competition for 2016. Her piece, Changed Utterly, will receive its premiere in St. Fin Barre’s Cathedral as part of the 2016 Cork Choral Festival on 29 April 2016 at 7.30. It will be performed by Chamber Choir Ireland and conductor Paul Hillier…. Read more »

Eoghan Desmond: Mother Goose’s Melodies

This year’s winner of the Seán Ó Riada Composition Competition at the Cork International Choral Festival is Cork-born, Dublin-based Eoghan Desmond.  We talked to Eoghan during rehearsals about his approach to writing for choirs and the history he’s had with Chamber Choir Ireland: Eoghan, you have a bit of a history with Chamber Choir Ireland… Read more »