IYTC Summer Course 2021

The Irish Youth Training Choir 2021 summer course will provisionally take place in August (dates TBC). We are currently accepting expressions of interest.

Sing Ireland is constantly monitoring Covid-19 restrictions. See FAQs for our summer courses HERE

Irish Youth Training Choir provides young singers aged 14-17 with the opportunity to train with leading choral professionals during a residential summer course, culminating in an IYTC concert performance. After being a member of IYTC, young singers can expect to progress on to Irish Youth Choir (ages 18-28), taking part in their annual week-long course of training and performances.

What can I expect to do at IYTC?

During the residential course, members participate in a daily routine of physical and vocal warm-ups, musicianship classes, sectional and full choir rehearsals - a complete singing experience! Sports and recreational activities are organised as part of the course.

Am I eligible?

  • Applicants to IYTC must be Irish or resident in Ireland
  • If you are aged 14 - 17 during the June course you may apply for Irish Youth Training Choir
  • Applicants should have relevant choral/singing experience
  • Applicants should have a nominating music teacher or relevant equivalent

In exceptional circumstances people not fitting these criteria may be considered

How well should I be able to sight-sing?

A previous knowledge of music is preferable though not essential.


€385 (Full Board: tuition, food and accommodation)

Deposit of €100 payable on the offer of a place on the course to secure your place

Any queries can be directed to iyc@singireland.ie or 061 234823