Ian Wilson: Slouching towards Bethlehem

On Friday 1st May, Chamber Choir Ireland will perform the world premiere of Ian Wilson’s Slouching towards Bethlehem, a two-movement work using two of W B Yeats’ so-called ‘apocalyptic’ works marking the 150th anniversary of the poet’s birth.  We caught up with Ian as he prepares to attend rehearsals ahead of the premiere to tell… Read more »

What’s next?

It’s been a little quiet for us while we get all the details together for an exciting programme of concerts over the next twelve months, but we’re nearly there! Up next we’re back in Cork for our residency at the Cork International Choral Festival in May where we mark the 150th Anniversary of Yeats’ birth… Read more »

A 5* Review and much, much more

With the launch of our most recent CD Carols from the Old & New Worlds we’ve been receiving rave reviews from far and wide: “The remarkable 16-strong Chamber Choir Ireland could sing the telephone directory and make it sound festive. Anyone who can turn a carol as hackneyed as O Come, All Ye Faithful into… Read more »