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6 GALA CONCERTS OPENING GALA CONCERT A Celebration of Scandinavian Music Wednesday 1st May, 8pm, Cork City Hall Tickets: €21, €26, €31

EVOCATIONS Helene Stureborg’s Chamber Choir (Sweden) Friday 3rd May 2019, 10.30pm Cathedral of St Mary & St Anne (North Cathedral) Tickets €16

JOIN US IN CORK FOR FIVE DAYS OF SONG AND SPECTACLE! #LoveChoral… relish in and be captivated by the Festival highlights at our main Gala Concerts every night throughout the festival…

#LoveHarmony… follow the Choral Trail, as it winds its way around Cork city and county, staging a fabulous array of national and international choirs… - Fleischmann Choir - The CSM Junior & Senior Children’s Chorus - The CSM Youth Vocal Ensemble - The CSM Symphony Orchestra

- Kim Sheehan (Soprano) - Breiffni Horgan (Tenor) - Rory Dunne (Baritone) - Brendan Collins (Bass) - Molly O’ Shea (Leader) - Conor Palliser (Conductor)

THURSDAY NIGHT GALA CONCERT - PUST 2nd May 8pm, Cork City Hall

#LoveSinging… various opportunities to participate: Evocations, noted for its sacred and reflective atmosphere presents one of Sweden’s top award-winning chamber choirs

FLEISCHMANN INTERNATIONAL GALA CONCERT Saturday 4th May 2019, 3pm & 8pm, Cork City Hall Tickets: €16, €21, €26 (both 3pm & 8pm sessions) €10 entry to 3pm session ONLY

at the much loved Big Sing in Cork City Hall, the Festival Club always ends in a sing-song; and at our Church Performances and National Competitions...

1st ~ 5th MAY 2019 BRINGING CORK TO LIFE WITH SONG

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#LoveListening… consider the concepts and opinions of musical experts at our Choral Symposium and Friendship Concerts bringing a wide variety of nationalities together in the universal language of music…

#CorkChoral… 17 International Choirs, 80 National Choirs, 5,000 performers, 60 Venues, 6 Headline Gala Concerts Join us for the 65th Cork International Choral Festival and come together for five days of song in Cork!

PUST beholds six of the most beautiful Nordic Voices in a Magical, Powerful and Playful unity. Tickets: €21, €26, €31

CHAMBER CHOIR IRELAND (Choir in Residence) Before Bach and After lll

Witness some of the world’s top amateur choirs

CLOSING GALA CONCERT Sunday 5th May 2019, 8pm, Cork City Hall Tickets: €21, €26, €31

Friday 3rd May 2019, 7.30pm St. Fin Barre’s Cathedral Paul Hillier (Conductor) Tickets €21

A joyful celebration of song and colour

BOOKINGS: www.corkchoral.ie or 083 400 7059 Please note a booking fee of €1 per ticket applies

www.corkchoral.ie #corkchoral


TIME

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

Sing For Your Life! Choir, AUSTRALIA, 9.15am, Cork Airport, Free Entry

MORNING 9.00am 12.00pm

Composers in the Classroom, 10.00am, Vertigo County Hall, Free Entry

SATURDAY

National Competitions: Mixed Choirs, Ireland’s Choir of the Year, & Youth Choir, 9.45am, City Hall Cork, €5 Entry

Choir Voicing Workshop - Kevin O’Carroll, 10.00am, Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music, Free Entry

Korellerna, SWEDEN, 10.00am, Church of St Mary & St John, Ballincollig, Free Entry

The Women’s Choral Society of the University of Oslo, NORWAY, 10.00am, Holy Cross Church, Mahon, Free Entry

Helsinki Academic Male Choir, FINLAND,10.00am Glanmire Community College

Hamburg Academy of Music & Theatre, GERMANY, 10.30am, Descent of the Holy Spirit Church, Dennehys Cross, Free Entry

Sing For Your Life! Choir, AUSTRALIA, 10.30am, Charles Fort, Kinsale *Admission Fee May Apply

National Competition for Schools [PRIMARY] 11.00am, Cork City Hall, €5 Entry

Petrosyan Chamber Choir, UKRAINE, 11.00am, Carrigtwohill Community College

SUNDAY

National Competitions: Chamber Choirs/ Ensembles, Female, & Male Choirs, 9.30am, City Hall Cork, €5 Entry

Dominanta Choir, POLAND, 11.00am, Freemasons’ Hall, Tuckey St. Free Entry

Petrosyan Chamber Choir, UKRAINE, 10.30am, Church of the Resurrection, Farranree, Free Entry

National Competition for Schools (Post- Primary Equal Voice) School Choirs, 11am, Cork City Hall, €5 Entry

Addictio Chamber Choir, FINLAND, 11.00am, Killavullen National School

Kamarikuoro Nasi, FINLAND, 11.00am, St. Columba’s Church, Douglas, Free Entry

The Women’s Choral Society of the University of Oslo, NORWAY, 11am, Nano Nagle Place, Free Entry

KGBL Chamber Choir, SLOVENIA, 11.00am, Ovens National School

Helene Stureborg’s Chamber Choir, SWEDEN, 11.00am, St. Michael’s Church, Blackrock, Free Entry

Petrosyan Chamber Choir, UKRIANE, 11.00am, Tory Top Library, Free Entry

Meet & Greet - International Non- Competitive Choirs, 11.00am, Cork City Hall, Free Entry

Addictio Chamber Choir, FINLAND, 11.00am, St. Patrick’s Church, Rochestown, Free Entry

PUST - Open Rehearsal 11.00am, CIT Auditorium, Free Entry

Hamburg Academy of Music & Theatre, GERMANY, 11.00am, Edmund Rice College, Carrigaline

Dominanta Choir, POLAND, 11.30am, Cathedral of St. Mary & St. Anne (North Cathedral), Free Entry Helsinki Academic Male Choir KYL, FINLAND, 11.30am, Church of the Incarnation, Frankfield, Free Entry

MID DAY 12.00pm 3.00pm

The Carrigaline Choral Group, IRELAND, 11.30am, Church of the Real Presence, Curraheen Road, Free Entry

Hamburg Academy of Music & Theatre, GERMANY, 12.30pm, Bishopstown Library, Free Entry

The Big Sing, 12.00pm, Cork City Hall, Free Entry

Portadown Male Voice Choir, IRELAND, 11.30am, Goggins Hill Church, Ballinhassig Parish

Sing for your Life, AUSTRALIA, 12.00pm, Emmet Place Food Market, Free Entry

KGBL Chamber Choir, SLOVENIA, 12.00pm, St. Francis Church, Liberty St., Free Entry

Petrosyan Chamber Choir Concert, UKRAINE, 12.30pm, St. Brogans College, Bandon

Cheep Trill, AUSTRALIA, Bella Voce, Lunds Studentsangerskor, 12.30pm, Emmet Place Food Market, SWEDEN, 12.00pm, Church of the Free Entry Annunciation, Blackpool, Free Entry

øre-sound, DENMARK, 1pm, Crawford Art Gallery, Free Entry

Dublin Welsh Male Voice Choir, IRELAND, 1.00pm, Nano Nagle Place, Free Entry

Sing for your Life, AUSTRALIA, 12.00pm, Our Lady Crowned Church, Mayfield, Free Entry

Hamburg Academy of Music & Theatre, Germany & Korrallerna, SWEDEN, 1.10pm, Goldie Chapel, Nano Nagle Place, Free Entry

Euphonics, IRELAND 1.00pm, Emmet Place Food Market, Free Entry

Madrigal 75, IRELAND, 12.00pm, St. Joseph’s Church, Glanmire, Free Entry

St. Finbarre’s Cathedral Organ Recital, 1.10pm, Free Entry

Guys & Dolls, Ireland, Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School, 1.00pm, €10/€8 conc.

The Hill Harmonics Choir, RELAND, 12.00pm, St. Joseph’s SMA Church, Blackrock Road, Free Entry

Petrosyan Chamber Choir, UKRAINE & Cheep Trill, AUSTRALIA, 1.10pm, Triskel Christchurch,

The European School of Brussels Secondary Choir, Belgium, 1.10pm, St. Colman’s Cathedral Cobh, Free Entry

City of Cork Male Voice Choir, IRELAND, 1.00pm, St Augustines Church Priory. Free Entry

Azimuts, FRANCE, 1.10pm, Vertigo County Hall, Free Entry

Helene Stureborg’s Chamber Choir, SWEDEN, Kinsale Methodist Church, 1.10pm, Free Entry Cork Church Choir, IRELAND, 1.30pm, GPO Oliver Plunkett Street, Free Entry

Choirs in the Atrium, Clayton Hotel, 1.30 – 6.00pm Free Entry

Choirs in the Atrium, Clayton Hotel, 1.30 – 6.00pm Free Entry

National Competitions: Light, Jazz and Popular Music, 2.00pm City Hall Cork, €5 Entry

Cheep Trill, AUSTRALIA, 2.00pm, Blarney Castle* Park Admission Fees Apply

Azimuts, FRANCE, 1.30pm, Emmet Place Food Market, Free Entry

National Competition: Church Music, 2.15pm, St. Finbarre’s Cathedral, €5 Entry

Sing For Your Life! Choir, AUSTRALIA, 2.30pm, Hollyhill Library, Free Entry

Inside The Performance - 2.00pm, Curtis Auditorium & Doolan Room Cork School of Music & Millennium Hall, City Hall, Free Entry

Voice Production with Alan Leech, 1.30pm, Doolan Room CIT Cork School of Music, Free Entry

National Competition: Schools [POST-PRIMARY MIXED VOICE], 2.30pm, Cork City Hall, €5 Entry

Kamarikuoro Nasi, FINLAND, 2.15pm, Blackpool Library, Free Entry

øre-sound, Denmark, 2.15pm, Emmet Place Food Market, Free Entry

The Women’s Choral Society of the University of Oslo, NORWAY, 2.30pm, Ashton College, Cork The European School of Brussels, BELGIUM, 2.00pm, Cork City Library, Free Entry

The Voices of Cork, 3.00pm, Emmet Place Food Market, Free Entry

AFTERNOON 3.00-6.00pm Hamburg Academy of Music & Theatre, GERMANY, 3.00pm, Cork University Hospital, Free Entry

Sing for your Life, AUSTRALIA, 3.00pm, Cork City Library, Free Entry

Fleischmann International Gala Concert, 3.00pm, Cork City Hall, €10 Cork Contemporary Choir, 3.45pm, Emmet Place Food Market, Free Entry

Azimuts, FRANCE, 4.40pm, Cork Airport, Free Entry

The European School of Brussels, BELGIUM, 4.00pm, Crawford Art Gallery, Free Entry

Meet & Greet - International Competitive Choirs, 4.00pm Cork City Hall, Free Entry

Sing For Your Life! Choir, AUSTRALIA 4.00pm Crawford Art Gallery, Free Entry

Petrosyan Chamber Choir, UKRAINE, 4.00pm, Blackrock Castle Observatory, Free Entry

The Composer Speaks - Michael Holohan, 4.15pm, Doolan Room CIT School of Music, Free Entry

Dublin Welsh Male Voice Choir, 4.15pm, Emmet Place Food Market, Free Entry

Cheep Trill, AUSTRALIA, 4.15pm, Maldron Hotel, Free Entry

øre-sound, DENMARK, 5.00pm, Clayton Hotel, Free Entry

Cork Church Choir, 5.00pm, Emmet Place Food Market, Free Entry

Core Singing - Dr Trish Rooney, 5.00pm, Doolan Room, CIT School of Music, Free Entry

Alexander Technique Workshop 5.15pm, Doolan Room, CIT School of Music, Free Entry

Cór Cois Abhann, 5.30pm, Emmet Place Food Market, Free Entry

EVENING 6.00-8.00pm

Festival Awards, 5.15pm, Cork City Hall, €5 Entry

Azimuts FRANCE, 6.00pm St. Mary’s Collegiate Church, Emmet Pl, Youghal. Azimuts, FRANCE, 6.00pm, On the Pig’s Back, Douglas, Free Entry

Hamburg Academy of Music & Theatre, GERMANY, 6.00pm, GPO, Free Entry

Dominanta Choir, POLAND, 6.00pm, The Shelbourne Bar, Free Entry

Sing for your Life, AUSTRALIA, 6pm, The Shelbourne Bar, Free Entry

NIGHT 8.00-10.30pm

Opening Gala Concert, 8.00pm, City Hall, Entry Fee €21, €26, €31

PUST 8.00pm, Cork City Hall Entry Fee €21, €26, €31

The Women’s Choral Society of the University of Oslo, NORWAY, 6.30pm, The River Lee, Free Entry

The European School of Brussels Secondary Choir, BELGIUM, 6.00pm, St. Joseph’s SMA Church, Wilton, Free Entry

Cheep Trill, AUSTRALIA, 7.00pm, Tequila Jack’s, Free Entry

Gaudete, IRELAND, 7.00pm, St. James Church, Ballinora, Free Entry

PUST, NORWAY, St James Chapel, Dingle, Co. Kerry, 7.00pm, €15 Entry

Azimuts, FRANCE, 7.00.pm, Ballinhassig Parish Ballyheada Church, Free Entry

Chamber Choir Ireland, St. Finbarre’s Cathedral, 7.30pm,€21 Entry

Sing For Your Life! Choir, AUSTRALIA 7.30pm, Tequila Jack’s, Free Entry

øre-sound, DENMARK, 7.30pm, The Imperial, Free Entry

Fleischmann International Gala Concert, Cork City Hall, 8.00pm, Entry Fee €16, €21, €26

EVOCATIONS: Helene Stureborg’s Chamber Choir, SWEDEN, 10.30pm, Cathedral of St. Mary & St. Anne (North Cathedral) €16 Entry Gala Concert

Fringe Concerts

Choral Gatherings

Education

National Competitions

Festival Awards

Sacred & Interchange Trail

The Clerks Choral of St. Mary’s Collegiate Church, Church of St. Anne, Shandon, 6.00pm, Free Entry

Closing Gala, City Hall, Cork, 8.00pm, Entry Fee €21, €26, €31

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