Deadline approaching…Séan Ó Riada Composition Competition 2014

Friday 13 December 2013 – deadline for submission of entries for 2014 competition. The Seán Ó Riada Competition is a composition competition which invites the submission of new works from Irish composers. The competition is a collaboration between the Cork International Choral Festival and Chamber Choir Ireland (formerly the National Chamber Choir of Ireland). The winning… Read more »

Seán Ó Riada Composition Competition 2013 winner

Solfa Carlile has has been announced as the winner of the 2013 Sean O Riada Composition Competition. The Seán O’Riada Competition is a composition competition which invites the submission of new works from Irish composers. The competition is a collaboration between the Cork International Choral Festival and the National Chamber Choir of Ireland. The winning… Read more »

Choirland: An Anthology of Irish Choral Music

Minister of State for the Gaeltacht, Dinny McGinley T.D. launched a new collection of Irish choral music at the Arts Council on 18 October 2012, one of the events marking the Arts Council’s 60th Anniversary. Speaking at the launch, the Minister said “the repertoire reproduced here is of varying degrees of difficulty, it gives community… Read more »