Interview with Paul Hillier on The Great Mystery

Artistic Director Paul Hillier discusses the Great Mystery, which will visit Belfast and Dublin in May. Tickets and more info HERE     This programme features works from German composer Bernd Franke, the late Peter Maxwell Davies as well as the central work to this programme; Ne Reminiscaris by David Fennessy, the second in a triptych… Read more »

Composers in the Classroom – Gala Concert

  Over the past five months, Chamber Choir Ireland and the Contemporary Music Centre worked together to bring Composers in the Classroom to fruition, a pilot education project that brought composers Deirdre McKay, Ian Wilson, Annemarie O’Farrell, Elaine Agnew and Irene Buckley to lead over 40 workshops with schools in Cork, Belfast, Dublin, Dundalk and Enniskillen, coaching the… Read more »

Alice Goodman interview

Earlier this year we were fortunate enough to work with librettist Alice Goodman on our A Letter of Rights project. During a coinciding workshop – Choral Sketches – which was run in association with the Contemporary Music Centre, audiences were treated to an insightful and fascinating discussion between Alice and the Irish Times music critic… Read more »