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Sep
05

2017 Festival Launched on Lough Corrib

Over 50 singers take to the water to launch the 2017 Mayo International Choral Festival The beautiful Lough Corrib and Inchagoill Island was the setting for the launch of the 2017 Mayo International Choral Festival. Last Saturday saw over 50 members of different Mayo choirs take to the waters of Lough Corrib to sing-in the 6th …

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Aug
02

2017 Festival Launch

Join us on Saturday Sept 3rd, when we will sing-in the 2017 festival on Lough Corrib! More details by clicking here

May
16

Opening event an outstanding success

Perhaps the most appropriate way to describe the event which took place last Saturday, May 14th, is heavenly and awe-inspiring. The concert at Knock Basilica, hosted by the Mayo International Choral Festival was one of those rare opportunities for audiences to experience a truly once in a life-time event. More details here

Apr
29

President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins to attend the Concert For Peace, Knock Basilica, May 14th.

Mayo International Choral Festival are delighted to announce the attendance of The President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins and his wife Sabina Higgins at the Concert For Peace in the newly refurbished Knock Basilica on Saturday May 14th. The unprecedented scale of such a concert in this venue will see close to 200 artists perform …

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Apr
02

Sibeal Ni ­Chasaide confirmed to sing at Knock Concert For Peace

‘Sibeal’ to Perform Mise Eire at Knock Basilica Concert Following her recent haunting and evocative performance during the ‘Centenary’ concert at Easter, as part of the National 1916 commemorations, the organisers of the ‘Concert For Peace’ at Knock Basilica were delighted when it was announced just after the concert that Sibeal Ni Chasaide is to …

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Nov
27

Major Orchestral & Choral Work Announced

A Major Choral and Orchestral ‘Concert of Peace’ featuring the RTE Concert Orchestra, a 120 member choir and soloists Anne Marie Gibbons and Owen Gilhooly. The concert on Saturday May 14th will be the inaugural concert at the newly refurbished Knock Basilica, and will include excerpts from ‘The Armed Man’ by Sir Karl Jenkins, and an …

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