Cork International Choral Festival

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Country and Region IrelandCork
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Cork, County Cork, Ireland
Festival Contact Information

Cork International Choral Festival
Civic Trust House
50 Pope’s Quay
Cork, Ireland
Phone: +353 (0)21 4215125
Fax: +323 (0)21 4215192

Festival Description

A celebration of the best in vocal music from around the world, Cork International Choral Festival is one of Europe’s premier choral festivals. Held annually, the five day event presents an illustrious series of world class Gala Concerts, dozens of free pop-up performances and concerts, prestigious national and international competitions, and education workshops with top choral professionals. Experience the best in vocal music with a packed programme that brings the harmonious tones of over 4,000 voices to bars, galleries and civic spaces around the city each May Bank Holiday weekend, not to mention some of the world’s leading vocal artists which have included The King’s Singers, Scala, and world renowned composer Karl Jenkins.

For a vibrant and inspiring musical experience coupled with a great festival atmosphere, look no further than Cork International Choral Festival.

Festival Dates May 1 - 5, 2013
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  • In order of appearance
    • City Hall Cork
    • Cork International Choral Festival concert
    • Cork International Choral Festival - Evocations with The Gentlemen Singers, North Cathedral, Cork Friday 4th May
    • Cork International Choral - Festival Audience at Choirs at Christchurch, Triskel Christchurch, Cork, Thursday 3rd May 2012
    • Cork International Choral Festival - The King’s Singers, Cork Opera House, Thursday 3rd May 2012
    • Kids at festival event
    • The Big Sing — The Festivals big, bright participatory event led by conductor, John O’Brien. Open to everyone, there’s no prep-necessary - just sing from, and for the heart! Saturday 5th may 12pm
    • The King’s Singers


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