A Letter of Rights – Golden Plec Review

Chamber Choir Ireland and Irish Chamber Orchestra at Christ Church Cathedral, 26 February 2017 Matt Rafter, Golden Plec March 1st 2017 For most, this evening’s performance is preceded by a trip to Christ Church Cathedral’s crypt, where a 14th century copy of the Magna Carta Hiberniae is on display. This legal document, originally issued in… Read more »

Composers in the Classroom Gala Concert

Over the past six months, Chamber Choir Ireland and the Contemporary Music Centre have worked together on bringing Composers in the Classroom to fruition, a pilot education project that brings established Irish composers into second-level schools throughout the island to coach students in the creative process of composing for choir. From November 2016 through to… Read more »

Choral Sketches with Tarik O’Regan & CMC

On Friday 24 February, 2017, the Choral Sketches project culminated in a public workshop led by leading international composer, Tarik O’Regan with Chamber Choir Ireland conducted by Paul Hillier, in collaboration with the Contemporary Music Centre.  The Choral Sketches project was part of a larger touring programme for Chamber Choir Ireland and the Irish Chamber… Read more »