AboutA change of tune for 2020!
The City of Derry International Choir Festival is getting a digital make-over for its 2020 edition and we’re thrilled to announce an exciting and diverse programme, taking place this October 21 – 25.
The extensive programme of events will include;
- Exclusive concerts and workshops from incredible guest artists, including Tenebrae and their Musical Director Nigel Short
- A virtual Choral Trail of performances from local, national and international choirs
- A multimedia Opening Gala concert with the 2020 Festival Chorus, premiering brand new music from award-winning composer Brian Irvine
- A virtual massed sing of the iconic Danny Boy, conducted by world-renowned composer and arranger Bob Chilcott
- A live-streamed, socially-distanced performance from a spectacular city venue, by local chamber choir Codetta
- And lots more to be announced!
Details of how you can take part in our 2020 Festival Chorus, Choral Trail, Danny Boy performance and/or workshops will be available in due course on our website (https://derrychoirfest.com/) and social media channels, so be sure to check in regularly for updates!