Group Singing Events-Culture Night 2022

Group Singing Events-Culture Night 2022

Carlow

Songs ReCHOIRED

A small ensemble of vocalists, instrumentalists, friends and former associates of Aspiro whose combined love of singing brings them together once again as ‘enCÓRe’ to entertain and enthral audiences with their diverse and captivating repertoire of songs accompanied by Ollie Hennessy.

Address: Tully’s Bar Carlow, Tullow Street, Graigue, Carlow, Ireland

Event Start Time (pm)8.30 pm

Event End Time (pm)9.15 pm

No Booking Required

Clare

Hands in Harmony Deaf Choir Performance
Hands in Harmony is a Deaf Community Choir with a mixture of deaf and hearing members. We will perform to songs that have been translated into Irish Sign Language and practised by the choir. It will be a visual delight, with a variety of different songs to suit all tastes and ages. Our mission is to raise awareness of deafness and Irish Sign Language positively, highlighting the beautiful language and culture of the deaf community. Our performances are both emotional and visually stimulating, opening minds to something new and exciting.

Address: Mna ag Gaire – Ennis Womens’ Shed & Digital Hub, Tracklands Business Park, Ennis, County Clare, Ireland
Event Start Time (pm)
6.30 pm
Event End Time (pm)
8.30 pm
No Booking Required

Cork

St Fin Barre’s Cathedral – Music, Tours and Architecture

Choral Evensong
6pm
Choral Evensong has its roots in the ancient monastic offices of Vespers and Compline and is currently sung in the Cathedral on Sundays at 3.30pm (except July and August). The responses are sung by a Cantor and the Cathedral choir sing the canticles, Magnificat & Nunc Dimittis, along with an Anthem.

Admission will be on a first-come, first-served basis. The doors will close very soon after the service begins.

This event will be live streamed here: https://www.churchservices.tv/corkstfinbarre

One Night For All at The Palace Theatre

Fermoy International Choir and Fermoy Concert Band come together for a joint concert in the Palace Theatre.

Join us for a lovely musical event for all the family.

Event Start Time (pm)7 pm

Event End Time (pm)8 pm

No Booking Required

Kinsale Voices – Bringing Singing into heart of our community

Kinsale Community Hospital, Aperee Belgooly Nursing Home & others

Event Start Time (pm)4 pm

Event End Time (pm)9 pm

No Booking Required

Donegal

Culture Night Pub Choir

Come along to An Grianan Theatre on Culture Night and join Douglas Carnes (Director of Colmcille Gospel Choir) who will lead a group of theatre goers and public guests in a sing-along pub choir evening where the crowd will learn a few songs while enjoying a drink at the theatre bar. From 6:30pm in An Grianán Theatre Foyer.

No Booking Required


Dublin

Spencer Dock: Discovery Gospel Choir

Discovery Gospel Choir kick off the evening of events at Spencer Dock with a performance of contemporary gospel, traditional African songs, popular songs and Irish language songs, delivered in their unique, energetic and truly uplifting style. Discovery Gospel Choir are Ireland’s leading multi-cultural choir, singing songs of hope from all over the world.Time: 6.00pm - 6.30pmNo Booking Required.....Music Workshops with National Concert Hall Learning & ParticipationFree interactive gamelan, percussion and singing workshops. No previous experience is required – all you need to bring is your enthusiasm!Time: 6.00pm - 10.30pmAddress: Earlsfort Terrace

No Booking Required

The Wood Quay Amphitheatre: Memory Lane Choir

The evening at Wood Quay begins with a special selection of songs from Memory Lane Choir, a musical community for people with dementia and memory loss.Time: 5.30pm - 6.00pmNo Booking Required.....

Singing with Sacred Harp Singers of Dublin

This four-part a cappella music dates from the 16th through the 20th centuries, and is characterised by haunting harmonies, traditional modes, raucous songs, serene hymns, fast fugues, and high-energy anthems. The notation is written in shapes that correspond to degrees of the scale, making it easy to sight-sing. The Sacred Harp tradition is focused on participation rather than performance and all voices are welcome. The Sacred Harp Singers of Dublin meet weekly (Friday 7pm – 9pm) in the Friary Centre in Cook Street and are delighted to welcome participants who wish to sing.

Time: 7.00pm - 9.00pmAddress: Friary Centre, Cook Street

No Booking Required

Tallaght Theatre: Choral Classics

Tallaght Choral Society is delighted to be involved in this gorgeous evening of dance, drama and song that the Tallaght Theatre is putting on, especially for you to enjoy. So, come along and hear some lovely singing from a long-established Tallaght choir. Our conductor and founder Donal Sweeney O.P. will bring us through a few joyful and familiar arias as well as some Irish melodies. He will personally illustrate that age is no barrier to musical enjoyment and fun.

Address: Tallaght Theatre Kilnamanagh, Kilnamanagh, Dublin, Ireland

Event Start Time (pm)7.15 pm

Event End Time (pm)8.15 pm

No Booking Required

Culture Night at 1WML

A quartet of singers from Chamber Choir Ireland welcomes audiences to the Windmill Quarter for a concert of light-hearted early music, contemporary Irish works, and favourite partsongs—full to the brim with birdsong, cheerful foresters, floral garlands, and woodland nymphs. Featuring works by Clément Janequin, Thomas Morley, Palestrina, Rhona Clarke, Stephen McNeff, Eoghan Desmond, George Macfarren, and Henry Bishop. The venue will also be hosting an art exhibit for the Dublin Paint and Sketch Club for the evening.

1WML is the flagship building within the Windmill Quarter, a vibrant business and cultural district inspired by a rich connection to creativity and the arts, based at the very heart of one of Dublin’s most accessible locations.

Address: 1WML, Windmill Lane, Dublin Docklands, Dublin 2, Ireland

Event Start Time (pm)4 pm

Event End Time (pm)8 pm

Booking required

Kildare

Culture Night with Maynooth Gospel Choir

Following Maynooth Gospel Choir’s highly successful 2021 virtual Culture Night, they are delighted to be back in-person for Culture Night 2022.
For their 15th annual Culture Night concert, expect a night of positivity and feel-good energy, guaranteed to have you dancing. Join them and clap along while enjoying the rich dynamic harmonies of gospel classics and modern hits!

Locations: Maynooth
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Event Start Time (pm)
8 pm
Event End Time (pm)
9 pm


A Night of Joy with Newbridge Gospel Choir in The Town Hall


On Culture Night, experience ‘A Night of Joy’ with Newbridge Gospel Choir. With almost 100 members they are sure to raise the roof of the beautiful town hall. Accompanying them on the night will be Pud Barrett on guitar along with members of SBPS Adult Choir and members of Kerry Group Staff Choir, all under the direction of Lisa Nagle.

Come along for this special event in a stunning location!

This event is supported by Kildare County Council and funded by the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media’s Local Live Performance Programming Scheme.

Address: Newbridge Town Hall, Main Street, Kilbelin, Newbridge, County Kildare, Ireland
Event Start Time (pm)
7.30 pm
Event End Time (pm)
10 pm


Galway

Choir Culture Galway With the IGNITE gospel Choir and the VILLAGE Community choir Salthill

A night of great uplifting singing from 2 of Galway’s finest choirs. The IGNITE gospel choir singing gospel greats and the VILLAGE Choir performing modern contemporary music. Sing-a-long encouraged!

Address: St Joseph’s Catholic Church, Galway, Presentation Road, Galway, Ireland
Event Start Time (pm)
7.30 pm
Event End Time (pm)
9 pm
No Booking Required


Sing Along Social (Clifden)

Sing Along Social: ABBA vs Fleetwood Mac

Who would win a pop battle – ABBA or Fleetwood Mac?

Take a chance on craic and vote with your voices with the Sing Along Social who are popping up in Mullarky’s Bar in Clifden for Culture Night on Friday 23rd September.

Are you a Dancing Queen or do you go your own way? Join us from 9 pm while Nick Timothy & The House Cats help us warm up our vocal cords. Arrive early for a complimentary The Gin-ner Takes It All cocktail and Sweet Little Lies mocktail. ABBA and Fleetwood Mac costumes encouraged we will be giving away prizes to the best dressed Agnetha’s and Stevies.

The Sing Along Social is a zero-commitment choir designed for people who can’t sing.

Find out more on www.singalongsocial.com or Instagram @singalongsocial.

9 pm Doors open
9 pm Nick Timothy & The House Cats
10.30 pm til late Sing Along Social

This event is funded through the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media’s Local Live Performance Scheme.

Mullarkey’s Bar, Church Street, Clifden, Co Galway, H71 NH97

Event Start Time (pm)9 pm

Event End Time (pm)12 am

No Booking Required


Longford

Concert in St. Matthews Church – Festival of Culture

The Festival begins on Culture Night with a concert in St. Matthew’s Church Ballymahon with Bridgeways Voices Choir followed by the classical quartet Simply Strings.
The Festival of Culture to be held in Ballymahon is a two-day celebration of the many cultures that we have in our Community. The festival encourages communities and cultures to come together in harmony through participation and engagement with the Arts. The Festival will showcase various arts, music, food, and dance from Cultures around the world. The events will take place at Bridgeways FRC main Hall, St. Matthews Church Skelly’s Bar.

Event Start Time (pm)7 pm

Event End Time (pm)8.30 pm

Just Sing! Family night

Join us for a bit of no-commitment singing and let yourself go at Culture Night Longford’s Just Sing Choir! This is a family event where we will mash classic golden oldies with some tunes of a slightly more modern era and who knows what Stranger Things will happen! No musical knowledge or experience is necessary, come along and have a go. Group singing helps promote positive physical and psychological health – ticking all the boxes for blasts of happiness with lots of social well-being into the bargain. Bring your family along and we can start the Culture Night Longford vibe with a community sing – young, old, and in-between!

Address: St John’s Hall, Deanscurragh, Longford, N39 WE27, Ireland

Event Start Time (pm)6 pm

Event End Time (pm)7 pm

No Booking Required


Mayo

Acoustic Abbey: 10 years of Ballintubber Abbey Choir with Sr Francis McMyler – Ballintuber

Come to Ballintubber Abbey and enjoy traditional music 7-7.30 pm by young local musicians followed by the special St Patrick’s Mass, performed by the Ballintubber Abbey Choir from 7:30 pm, with the Music of Liam Lawton, which was composed specially for the 800th anniversary of the Abbey 2016. The choir will be celebrating 10 years with Sr Francis McMyler. Our young musicians will close the event with further performances.

No Booking Required


Offaly

Birr School Of Music Present ‘Sing! – Community Sing’

St. Brendan's Hall, Birr

Sing! is a community choir based in Birr. This event is open to anyone who wants to embrace the joy of singing on Culture Night. No sight-reading necessary, just singing for the pure joy of it!

Event Start Time (pm)8.30 pm

Event End Time (pm)9.30 pm

Booking required

Eden Chorale Recital

Eden Chorale will perform a selection of songs to reflect the joy experienced by singing together. The concert will reflect the varied repertoire of our choir.

Address: Edenderry Library, JKL Street, Edenderry, County Offaly, IrelandLocations: Edenderry

Event Start Time (pm)6 pm

Event End Time (pm)8 pm

No Booking Required

Sligo

Open rehearsal and performance with Sligo Gospel Choir

Join Sligo Gospel Choir at an open rehearsal (at 6.30 p.m.) at the start of their season. You will learn to sing some simple gospel songs in harmony. The choir will give a short performance at 7.15 pm. – everyone who attended the rehearsal is invited to join us at the front for the songs learned earlier. Come for the rehearsal, concert, or both, and experience the joy of gospel singing!
No Booking Required

Tipperary

‘Cahir to Sing together’ an evening of music and song at Cahir Community Hall.

Cahir To Sing

You are invited to join us for an evening of music and song at the Cahir Community Hall, Church St, Cahir, Co Tipperary, where you will experience the joy of singing together in a supportive environment. We are encouraging all members of our community, including those who don’t have English as their first language to participate. Cahir to Sing choir will host and the workshop will be led by Irene O’Meara. We will end the evening with performances from our local international community. Come along and enjoy a musical evening of singing and sharing music from France, Finland, Moldova, Ukraine, Switzerland and Ireland.

Irene, a professional facilitator whose focus is on the process as a unifying and positive experience, describes the workshop as follows: “All of the singing will be learned by ear in an inclusive manner where participation and fun is the primary motivation. The emphasis is not on performance but we aim to challenge participants nonetheless to discover the joy of singing in harmony where individuality and unity live side by side in the collective singing experience. ”

Event Start Time (pm)7.30 pm

Event End Time (pm)9.30 pm

Westmeath

Sing Out Loud Singalong in Mullingar Arts Centre

Come along to the Mullingar Arts Centre on the 23rd September between 7.30pm and 8.45pm to a showcase of performance pieces from groups working out of the Centre. Together we will celebrate song, dance, drama, and music. Featuring members of our youth theatre, stage schools, gospel choir, dance schools and our resident group for children and adults with additional needs. It is a great opportunity to discover everything Performing Arts that we have on offer for children, young people and adults in Mullingar and the surrounding areas.

Mullingar Gospel Choir will have you tapping your toes and singing along as a lovely warmup to Culture Night in the Arts Centre. Join them at the front steps of the centre (weather permitting) at 7.30pm for a singalong session.

Across the Boards – resident group for children and young people with additional needs presents ‘Acts and Awards’ a piece incorporating mime to music, song, dance and drama.
There will also be a public showing of Orla and The GoFaster Stick, a film that brings to life the book written by local author Orla Keating.

Mullingar Youth Theatre will present a snippet of ‘It’s All in Your Head,’ a comedy set in the prefrontal cortex of Drew Peterson, a high school boy. Emotion runs wild, Focus can’t focus, and Planning is losing her mind. Together, the feelings of Drew must team up to accomplish their most difficult task: successfully asking a girl out on a date.

No Booking Required

Wicklow

Music and Singing Night with Purple House Choir and Guests

The Purple House Choir invites you to an evening of music and singing, followed by refreshments in Purple House Cancer Support Centre in Bray. The Purple House Choir is a therapeutic singing group comprised of people who have been affected by cancer in some way. It is led by our musical director Joan Dempsey and accompanied by guitarist Martin Dodd. The choir was formed almost ten years ago now, by Veronica O’Leary, CEO of Purple House community-based cancer support centre. The choir will also be joined by special guests on the night. This is a casual singalong performance open to anyone who enjoys singing and music. No experience is necessary, just a willingness to sing and enjoy oneself. Booking is essential.

This event is supported by Wicklow Arts Office and funded by Creative Ireland.


Address: Purple House Cancer Support Centre, Duncairn Terrace, Quinsborough Road, Bray, County Wicklow, Ireland

Start Time (pm)6 pm

Event End Time (pm)8 pm

Booking required

Listen & Sing with Bray Choral Society

Founded in 1986, Bray Choral Society (BCS) delights in performing a broad range of choral works, from works by Handel, Mozart, Mendelssohn, Rossini and Vivaldi, to those of composers of the 21st Century such as John Rutter, Morten Lauridsen, Dan Forrest, Ola Gjeilo, Richard Blackford, Karl Jenkins and Howard Goodall. Frank Kelly is both the choir’s founder and Musical Director and John Kelly is our accompanist.

Bray Choral Society has regularly included other singers and the general public through open ‘Come and Sing’ rehearsals, followed by performances of the rehearsed works. These have proven very popular, the most recent being a rehearsal and performance of Karl Jenkins’ Armed Man, in Christchurch Bray.

We look forward to welcoming you to our Culture Night offering – a workshop / performance with our members in the body of the Church of the Most Holy Redeemer, Main Street, Bray and our Musical Director leading and instructing from the altar. The workshop is designed for all comers and any necessary items (music, words etc.) will be supplied. Come along and join in or just come and listen. Good fun for all and you can sit on the comfortable new seats in the Church!

This event is supported by Wicklow Arts Office and funded by Creative Ireland.

Event Start Time (pm)7.30 pm & 8.45 pm

Event End Time (pm)8.30 pm & 9.45 pm

No Booking Required


Published 13 September 2022
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