They are a non-auditioning, three-part choir. An independent community choir, SGC is informal and social by nature, and takes part in church, community and charity events. The Musical Director is Richard Mitchell. Practices take place on Thursday nights.
The newly formed TribeTones, Galway's contemporary choir are +65 members strong and welcome all abilities. Galway's hottest new choir was founded in March 2018 and is directed by pianist, teacher and
Musical Director Sean Rowland.
The TribeTones enjoy a fun and relaxed rehearsal atmosphere with a modern & upbeat repertoire.
They are not a ‘Gospel’ Choir or a ‘Choral’ group but a collection of fantastic personalities with a zest for singing as one, performing and generally loving life.
Their songs vary, they dance a little and they have an active social life too.
They have already performed for many prestigious Gala dinner's & Charity events, and also love to sing in church, in shopping centres with street performances also a favourite. They have already enjoyed Radio & TV appearances too and are available to hire for corporate events & private celebrations
Ború Singers, a four-part 'a cappella' choir, has delighted audiences throughout East Clare, North Tipperary and Limerick since 2010. It evolved from Ballina Church Choir and some of the members are singing together for well over thirty years.
The Portmarnock Singers are a mixed voice choir from the picturesque seaside resort of Portmarnock, North Co. Dublin. The Choir was established in 1976 by a group of people who aspired to foster excellence in choral singing combined with fun and friendship. The “Singers” have successfully maintained that focus over the years and in 2016 celebrated their 40th anniversary with great pride.
The Choir’s repertoire includes classical, sacred, popular and gospel music and has included a co-production of Handel’s Messiah.They have performed in the National Concert Hall, the Helix, Farmleigh House, Dublin Castle, Dublin Airport, RTE 1, Lyric FM and further afield in Prague, Baden Baden and Krakow. Their 40th festivities saw them take part in the International Advent Singing Festival in Vienna. Their annual Christmas Concert is eagerly awaited to launch the festive season in Portmarnock.
The choir’s competitive instinct has seen them competing at many Choral Festivals including Sligo, Navan, Arklow, Cork, and Dublin Feis Ceoil., while their commitment to the “ Community” aspect of the choir is evidenced by their regular performances at local charity and community events.
Nothing activates as many areas of the brain as music. Singing is a stimulating experience which triggers all sorts of positive energy in the mind and body. Social interaction is the best way to shake off the blues. Put it all together, and you get Choral Singing at its best.
SFTHOI is an a cappella choir of people who love to sing and who want to learn to do it better and with other people. It generates its energy and laughter from the heady mixture of good vocal technique, genuine teamwork and rock ‘n’ roll. The individual satisfaction comes when people achieve things they never thought they’d do. To join, the requirements are simple - that you can sing in tune and you want what SFTHOI is selling!
SFTHOI rehearses weekly on Wednesdays from 8 to 10pm in Dundrum Methodist Church, Ballinteer Road, D16.
The choir currently has 34 members. We rehearse once a week and enjoy singing a wide variety of music from “Teenager in Love” by Dion & The Belmont’s to Mozarts Alleluia. Initially we sang just for ourselves and our own enjoyment but over the last 2 years we decided to go public. We now look forward to rehearsing and performing at our Christmas and Summer Concerts.
The Kilkenny Choir, founded in 1992 by Philip Edmondson (musical director) has become a nationally recognised choral ensemble and their biannual concerts, which often feature professional orchestras and soloists, draw in appreciative audiences from across the county.
The Choir boasts a repertoire that spans musical works from Seventeenth Century composers Monteverdi and Bach to Twentieth Century Stravinsky and Britten. Comprising approximately 60 singers, membership is drawn from the entire south-east region and the group have collaborated with a number of other choral societies throughout the country.
2018 marks the year when The Kilkenny Choir passed the baton from its founding father, Philip Edmondson, to a new music director, Thomas Kehoe.
Participation in the choir affords members the opportunity to socialize with other music lovers whilst learning and enhancing their own musical skills
We sing a wide range of music world music, classical, popular and folk Kate Daly is our choir leader and Donal McHugh our accompanist. We rehearse on Tuesday evenings 7-9pm in the Resource centre, Miltown Malbay. All are welcome to join. No audition necessary.
World as One Multicultural Choir was formed to facilitate integration between the new communities in Cork and the general population through music. It is a community choir, open to all. Members are from different countries and age groups; current members are from Ethiopia, Brazil, Croatia, Lithuania, Poland, The Netherlands, Ukraine, Spain and Cork.
We sing at community events such as the Lifelong Learning Festival, Ecowell Conference and the Unity in Diversity event for President Mary Mc Aleese and at intercultural events including the Chinese New Year in 2015, Launch of Africa Day, World Refugee Day. We have sung with other choirs at fundraising concerts and fun events including a wonderful “Big Sing Song Come Along” event in St Peters, North Main St. in June 2018 with Voices of Cork, Choral Confusion and High Hopes Choir. One of our favourite outings is our annual visit to the Direct Provision Centre in Kinsale Road.