Candy runs a small local choir- Cór an Chroí, and singing courses, and community choir leader trainings. She also runs a small residential centre: The Song House, where she hosts singing courses of all types. Other choirs and groups can use the place too. It has a beautiful workshop room, overlooking Muckish mountain.
The purpose of Danu Young Women’s Choir is to provide a safe and open environment for young women to come and be themselves while experiencing personal growth, and deepening bonds with like-minded individuals through the medium of excellent choral singing and community outreach. We strive to create an ensemble that provides entertainment and support for our local, national, and international communities.
The Donegal Youth Choir is an ensemble of young people aged between 12 - 18 who enjoy singing. They continued to sing during the Covid lockdowns, creating online videos of songs such as Coldplay's 'Fix You' and dodie's 'Secret For The Mad'. Outings for the DYC have ranged from Electric Picnic to Lourdes
Donegal’s freshest contemporary choir hails from Donegal Town. We aim to perform and produce a wide range of songs from a popular music repertoire. EnCór Tír Chonaill aims to create a modern sound, developing artistic expressiveness, self confidence, a cooperative spirit and to promote positive mental health and wellbeing.
The Conwal singers is a four part SATB Chamber choir numbering 25 - 30 members focused on a wide repertoire of sacred music, madrigals, motet, from medieval and renaissance to music of Irish composers, e.g. Derek Ball and Elaine Agnew.
The Conwal Singers rehearses in the acoustically rich 17th century Conwal church in the centre of Letterkenny, Co. Donegal and members travel from across Co Donegal every Tuesday evening from 8:00p.m. to 9:30p.m, September to May. Prospective new members are always welcome.
Culture night in Letterkenny Cathedral marks the start of Concert programme followed by annual Carol concert in Conwal Parish church in December and year end collaboration concert with other local choirs. Concerts usually include guest performers, spoken word & musicians, instrumentalists and singers and feature many young aspiring musicians as soloists or Chamber groups.
Previous cross border collaboration concerts: Faure Requiem with Strabane Chamber Choir & Orchestra. Rutter programme with Derg Valley Choir, Co. Tyrone & Donegal Town Abbey Singers & Tir Conaill Youth choir.
Donegal Chamber Orchestra collaboration concert, joined by Enniscorthy Choral Society in performance of Sant Saen Oratorio de Noel, with soloists from both choirs & London & Manchester.
Our current Collaboration project, composition of Elaine Agnew “An Island Sings” with nationwide choirs, (selected by AOIC ),set to poetry of Jessica Traynor, Poetry Ireland and mentor the Chamber Choir Ireland culminates in National Concert Hall, Dublin performance on 24th March.
The choir celebrates its 10th
anniversary during 2019.
We are a community singing group of children made up of several rural areas. Our kids are aged 4-15 and we perform several times a year. We also record when we get the opportunity. We focus on cooperation, technique, supporting each other and love the challenge of harmonies and solos