A blog from Siberia – Day 1

Our intrepid singers are off to Siberia – well, Russia really…and the Diaghilev Festival in Perm where they will perform exerpts of Arvo Pärt‘s Kanon Pokajanen together with motets by Brahms, Bruckner and Rachmaninov.  Most of the group set out from Dublin with the rest departing from London. Several of the singers will be sending… Read more »

David Fennessy World Premiere: Letter to Michael at Cork International Choral Festival

Our annual residency at the Cork International Choral Festival is once again upon us, and we’re delighted to present, as part of our When we were children programme, the world premiere of David Fennessy’s Letter to Michael, a joint commission by Chamber Choir Ireland and the Cork International Choral Festival.  This is not our first… Read more »

Glowing reviews and some final Tudor thoughts

As Easter approaches, we’ve had a busy few weeks with two separate programmes.  The first was our touring programme of Tudor Church Music.  Having visited the wonderful audiences of Waterford and Letterkenny in early March, we conclude this tour with a performance in the National Concert Hall on Friday 18 April (Good Friday) at 1.30pm… Read more »