Please join us for an hour of festive singing at 3:30 on Saturday December 10th at the National Museum of Ireland at Collins Barracks, Dublin
Cantóirí and the Washington and Lee University Singers will perform together on Saturday, April 23rd at 7:30 pm at the Saint Bartholomew’s Church (Clyde Rd, Dublin 4). Entrance is free of charge, with a retiring collection for St. Vincent de Paul Gardiner St.
The Washington and Lee University Singers are recognised as one of the finest a cappella choirs in the southern states of the USA. The choir sings under the direction of Dr. Shane Lynch and is formed of through competitive audition, with application open to students from across the university’s programmes. The choir tours nationally and internationally and performs a wide repertoire of secular and sacred works.
With Martina Niernhaussen
Friday 4th March 2016, 7.30 pm
The Lantern Centre, Synge St., Dublin 8
Acclaimed Paris-based choral and orchestral conductor and music therapist Martina Niernhaussen has been a frequent visitor to Cantóírí Choir over the past 10 years. This time we thought we’d share her!
In this 2-hour seminar, Martina will share her unique insights into unlocking the potential of your singing voice through an appreciation of vocal anatomy, breathing, posture, warm-ups, your singing resonators, singing and health.
Places are limited, email firstname.lastname@example.org ahead to reserve a spot!
Cantóirí Summer Concert, Freemason’s Hall, Molesworth Street, Dublin 2. 13th June 17:30
Cantóirí’s summer concert is taking place on Saturday June 13th at 7:30 pm in the wonderful surroundings of the Freemasons’ Hall. Tickets are available from choir members or at the door.
Our program for the evening includes Scandinavian, Hungarian and Irish folk songs, Russian hymns, 16th century love songs, and contemporary and popular songs.
Concert with Kammerskoret, St Ann’s Church, Dawson St, Saturday 21st March 17:30
Our Norwegian friends in Kammerskoret will be joining us for a joint concert in St Ann’s Church on Dawson Street on Saturday 21st of March at 5:30pm.
Carol Singing in the Chester Beatty Library
We performed a selection of seasonal, popular and early music in the lovely setting of the Chester Beatty Library on December 13th from 15:15 to 16:15.
Carol Concert for the Peter McVerry Trust, 6th December 2014
We are delighted to have participated in the Peter McVerry Trust Christmas Carol Concert in St. Patrick’s Cathedral on December 6th. The concert was hosted by Pat Kenny. Brian Kennedy was the headline act, joined by RTÉ Cór na nÓg, Cantóirí, Eileen Coyle and the Lassus Scholars.
Songs for a Summer Evening, St Patrick’s Cathedral, 21st May 2014
Hailing from Minnesota, USA, the Bemidji State University Choir, directed by Dr Bradley P Logan, has gained an international reputation for excellence having represented the United States of America five times at the international choral festival, The Europa Cantat and performed in prestigious venues such as St Paul’s Cathedral in London, St Nicholas Church in Prague and St Stephen’s Cathedral in Vienna. The choir is returning to Europe in 2014 and will perform a spectacular concert in St Patrick’s Cathedral, Dublin at 8.00pm on Wednesday 21st May with special guests Cantóirí Choir. The concert at St Patrick’s Cathedral will be in aid of The Peter McVerry Trust, a charity set up by Fr Peter McVerry in 1974 to reduce homelessness and the harm caused by drug misuse and social disadvantage. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to see two ensembles of an exceptional standard perform whilst supporting a very good cause.
Tickets : EUR 10 – available on the door – all proceeds to go to the Peter McVerry Trust.