Chamber Choir Ireland

Arts Council Announces Increased Funding for Music, Opera and Traditional Arts Organisations

Arts Council Announces Increased Funding for Music, Opera and Traditional Arts Organisations

Arts Council Announces Increased Funding for Music, Opera and Traditional Arts Organisations

Strategic Funding scheme provides €1m extra for opera, €836k increase for music organisations, and an additional €230k for the traditional arts compared to last year.

Published on 2 March 2021

Honesty and Vulnerability

Honesty and Vulnerability

Honesty and Vulnerability

Chamber Choir Ireland, conducted by Nicolas Fink, created a programme of sacred but intensely personal music with Between Us. Anna Murray reviews their performance at Hugh Lane Gallery.

Published on 14 June 2018

Anna Murray is a composer and writer. Her website is www.annamurraymusic.com.

Playing With Reverence

Playing With Reverence

Playing With Reverence

From Schnittke to David Fennessy, Bernd Franke to Galina Grigorjeva, Chamber Choir Ireland's two most recent programmes introduced a fascinating range of repertoire to audiences, writes Anna Murray.

Published on 8 August 2017

Anna Murray is a composer and writer. Her website is www.annamurraymusic.com.

This is Curatorship

This is Curatorship

This is Curatorship

Since 2006, Louth Contemporary Music Society has been commissioning internationally renowned composers such as Arvo Pärt and Terry Riley, hosting ambitious concerts, and has issued several recordings.

Published on 16 September 2015

Garrett Sholdice is a composer and a director of the record label and music production company Ergodos.

Bare Ruin'd Choirs

Bare Ruin'd Choirs

Bare Ruin'd Choirs

A crisis of identity in choral music is leaving it professionally sidelined and with little status in society

Published on 1 June 2009

Paul Hilier is a baritone and a choral conductor. He is currently Artistic Director and Chief Conductor of the National Chamber Choir of Ireland.