2019 Seán Ó Riada Composition Competition

The Cork International Choral Festival and Chamber Choir Ireland are delighted to announce that we are now accepting entries from Irish composers for the 2019 Seán Ó Riada Composition Competition. Judged by a panel of experts and composers of international renown, the competition awards a cash prize (kindly donated by the Ó Ríada family) and… Read more »

Composers in the Classroom 2018 – Short video

  Now in its third year, Chamber Choir Ireland’s ‘Composers in the Classroom’ project sees a selection of leading composers from Ireland, who are represented by Contemporary Music Centre, travel to 10 schools around the island of Ireland to coach students in the creative process of composing for an SATB (Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Bass) choir…. Read more »

Choral Sketches 2019

***DEADLINE EXTENSION*** The deadline for applications has been extended to 23.45 on Sunday 11 November 2018.   Chamber Choir Ireland and the Contemporary Music Centre announce the third year of Choral Sketches, with mentor composer Tarik O’ Regan.   Chamber Choir Ireland is the country’s flagship choral ensemble and national chamber choir under the internationally… Read more »