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Derry choir to perform world premiere of 3 new songs at this year's choral festival

Derry choir to perform world premiere of 3 new songs at this year's choral festival

The City of Derry International Choral Festival kicks off next month for a third year of choral celebration, from Wednesday 21st to Sunday 25th October and, as part of the festival programme, will feature the world premiere of 3 new pieces as part of the Singing Shakespeare project.

Choral Festival launches full programme of events for 3rd edition this October

Choral Festival launches full programme of events for 3rd edition this October

The City of Derry International Choral Festival will open its doors for a third year of choral celebration this autumn, from Wednesday 21st to Sunday 25th October. The festival began as a City of Culture 2013 project and has continued to attract choirs from around the world to take part in the

300-strong children's choir to perform with Ulster Orchestra as part of City of Derry International Choral Festival

300-strong children's choir to perform with Ulster Orchestra as part of City of Derry International Choral Festival

The third edition of the City of Derry International Choral Festival will take place next month from 21st – 25th October and already features a world-class line-up of guest artists and participating choirs from around the globe. Organisers have now announced the final concert of the festival

International Chamber Choir Utopia & Reality to tour Northern Ireland as part of the City of Derry International Choral Festival

International Chamber Choir Utopia & Reality to tour Northern Ireland as part of the City of Derry International Choral Festival

Preparations are well under way for the 3rd City of Derry International Choral Festival, due to take place from 21st – 25th October, and organisers are delighted to announce that one of their guest artists, Utopia & Reality Chamber Choir, will perform in a tour of Northern Ireland in the

Choral Festival announces media partnership with Derry Journal

Choral Festival announces media partnership with Derry Journal

The countdown is on for the 3rd City of Derry International Choral Festival, due to take place from 21st – 25th October, and organisers have announced a new media partnership with Derry Journal for the upcoming event.

World-renowned composer Bob Chilcott visits Derry to lead choral music workshops

World-renowned composer Bob Chilcott visits Derry to lead choral music workshops

Preparations are well under way for the 3rd City of Derry International Choral Festival, due to take place from 21st – 25th October, and organisers are now inviting applications from choral music lovers to take part in the Sing Joyfully! International Choral Symposium.

Choral Festival announces impressive line-up of international choirs for this year's competition

Choral Festival announces impressive line-up of international choirs for this year's competition

The highlight of the weekend will be the International Competition, to be held on Saturday 24th October in St. Columb’s Hall. Ten choirs, representing eight countries, will compete for the prestigious “Oak Tree of Derry” trophy and a cash prize of £2,000.

Choral Festival announces first guest artists for 2015 celebration

Choral Festival announces first guest artists for 2015 celebration

Organisers of the City of Derry International Choral Festival have announced the first guest artists for the upcoming autumn festival, due to take place from Wednesday 21st October until Sunday 25th October.

Applications now open for 2015 City of Derry International Choral Festival, taking place from 22nd - 25th October

Applications now open for 2015 City of Derry International Choral Festival, taking place from 22nd - 25th October

We are delighted to announce the third edition of the City of Derry International Choral Festival, with the launch of the 2015 syllabus.

Choral Festival proves to be a commercial success yet again

The City of Derry International Choral Festival has announced details of its 2014 festival evaluation, highlighting the growth of the event over the past two years and the large visitor numbers that it attracts to the city during the month of October.