HALLELUJAH!

Hallelujah!  Messiah to be Performed at Knock for the First Time. The trumpet shall sound on 18 November in Knock with the Basilica’s inaugural performance of Handel’s Messiah, the world’s most famous and beloved oratorio, renowned for stunning choruses and arias....

Proinnsías Ó Duinn, Conductor

Proinnsías Ó  Duinn in his early career was a cellist. Subsequently he held the positions of Conductor of the Iceland Symphony Orchestra and Principal Conductor and Music Director of the National Symphony of Ecuador. Following these early years, he was appointed...

Anna Devin

Irish soprano Anna Devin is widely admired for her “vivid sense of bel canto style,” (The Arts Desk), “vocal control…artistry and musico-dramatic intelligence,” (Opera News). The 2018/19 season will see her return to Teatro Real Madrid to perform in the title role of...

Kate Allen

Irish mezzo soprano, Kate Allen, has enjoyed international recognition for her performances in Europe and the USA. She began her studies at the DIT Conservatory in Dublin, Ireland and went on to become the first Irish singer to win a scholarship to the San Francisco...

Peter O’ Reilly

Peter O’Reilly is a graduate of the DIT Conservatory of Music and Drama, where he was awarded a First Class Honours Bachelor of Music Degree. Whilst there, he was under the tutelage of Emmanuel Lawler, with whom he is continuing his training. Peter has also received...

John Molloy

John Molloy is from Birr in Co. Offaly. He studied at the DIT Conservatory of Music and Drama in Dublin and at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester where he received the college’s highest accolade for performance, the PPRNCM Diploma. He completed his...

Our Lady’s Choral Society

Our Lady’s Choral Society (OLCS) was founded in Dublin in 1945, for a performance of Händel’s Messiah.   Today the 120 choristers chosen for membership are united by a passion for singing great choral music at a professional level. Music Director and Conductor,...

Cór Mhaigh Eo

Cór Mhaigh Eo Mixed Voice Choir was established in 1994. Under the direction of Dr Brian Lennon, the choir sings a wide repertoire of sacred and secular choral music ranging from the 16th century compositions of Byrd, de Victoria and Monteverdi right through to...

Mayo Chamber Choir

Consisting of 25 members, Mayo Chamber Choir was formed in 2011, and performs a wide variety of music including a cappella part songs (Sacred and Secular), Jazz, and Classics. The multi award winning choir won 2nd place in their 1st competition in the Mayo...