Podcasts

Irish Institute of Music & Song (IIMS) podcast

The Irish Institute of Music & Song (IIMS) podcast hosts conversations with performers, academics and educators from all over the world.

In their IIMS Choral Series, they reach out to conductors and choral experts across the world to discuss repertoire, conducting and singing technique.

In Episode 21, they speak to internationally-acclaimed Irish conductor Bernie Sherlock. This episode was produced in association with Sing Ireland.

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In Episode 24, they speak to internationally-acclaimed German conductor, Jan Schumacher. This episode was produced in association with Sing Ireland.

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In Episode 25, Michael Dawson & Dónal Kearney have a sit down (virtually) with Dermot O'Callaghan, CEO of Sing Ireland.

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The Derry Choir Fest Podcast - City of Derry International Choral Festival

Sing Ireland

Sing Ireland explores the many health and well-being benefits of group singing, as well as the current research on group singing during the pandemic. Dermot O'Callaghan of Sing Ireland is joined by Ailbhe Kenny of Mary Immaculate College, Limerick, Martin Ashley of the Association of British Choral Directors, and Sophie Lee, a music and health researcher and practitioner.