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Education Education CHORAL MUSIC SCORES:


Resource Collections

Contemporary Music Centre

21st Composers in the Classroom Performance Friday 20th April, 10am, Millennium Hall, Cork City Hall Admission: FREE of charge

The CMC Choral Catalogues series includes Children’s and Female Voices Repertoire, Mixed Choir Repertoire and Christmas Repertoire. The Composers in the Classroom scheme is an All the works in the catalogues have been initiative which brings professional composers selected by specialist curators and graded with a and musicians, quite literally, into the classroom as comprehensive set of guidelines about each work. part of a special curriculum devised for transition The catalogues can be accessed year music students and their teachers. Initiated here: contemporary in 1998 by Cork International Choral Festival and performer-resources • •l I the Arts Officers of Cork City and Cork County Councils, the scheme offers music students and their teachers the opportunity to work with professional composers throughout the school Cork City Library year. The scheme has been highly successful in encouraging and assisting students, many with In 2014 Cork City Library inaugurated its archive of little or no musical training, in their musical all works commissioned by the Cork International creativity and experimentation. Choral Festival, and winners of the Seán Ó Riada Composition Competition as part of its digitisation of the Festival’s unique material. Sample pages 2018 PARTICIPATING SCHOOLS: are available to view on its website, full scores can North Presentation Secondary School be consulted in the Music Library. Music teacher: Fiona Moylan Composer: Irene Buckley Cork County Library

_r Founded as a resource for choral conductors and teachers, this Music collection includes music from motets, madrigals to Irish, traditional, through to modern and popular music arrangements. The Choral Music Collection is located in County Library Headquarters on the Carrigrohane Road and is available to consult in branch and/or to borrow. An online catalogue is also available from the County Council website.

Musica International This resource is available to choral directors, choirs, and composers who wish to access and utilise its collection of online scores. A non-profit making association, Musica International is devoted to developing and propagating the use of the Musica database and to transforming it progressively into a virtual multimedia library.


St. Aloysius Secondary School Music teacher: Aileen O’Callaghan Composer: Paul Linehan St. Mary’s High School, Midleton Music teacher: Caroline Morrison Composer: Fergal O’Connor Davis College, Mallow Music teacher: Muireann Hannon Composer: Sam Barker

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Cork International Choral Festival gratefully acknowledges the support of the Arts Offices of Cork City Council and Cork County Council.

Cork International Choral Festival - 2018 Programme  
Cork International Choral Festival - 2018 Programme