Polifonica

2016 Festival Schedule

Wednesday 19th October
Sing Joyfully! International Choral Symposium
Foyle Arts Building, UU Magee, 9.30am – 4pm (free and open to all)

Opening Gala Concert
Guildhall, 7.30pm
Fauré ‘Requiem’ plus pieces by Whitacre, Macmillan, Messiaen and Franck
Festival Chorus
Codetta
Catherine Ennis, Organist
Dónal Doherty, Conductor

Thursday 20th October
Primary School Competitions and Big Sing Workshop
St Columb’s Hall

Evening Concert with SLIXS
St Columb’s Hall, 7.30pm

Friday 21st October
Post-Primary School Competitions and Big Sing Workshop
St Columb’s Hall

Choral Trail
Venues across the city

Evening Concert with The Sixteen
St Columb’s Hall, 7.30pm

Late-night concert with Fauna
St Augustine’s Church, 11pm

Saturday 22nd October
National Equal Voice, Mixed Voice, and Popular, Jazz & Gospel Competitions, and Big Sing workshop
St Columb’s Hall

Choral Trail
Venues across the city

Community Concert
Gasyard, 1pm – 2pm

International Competition
St Columb’s Hall, 7.30pm

Sunday 23rd October
Sacred Trail
Churches across the city

National Sacred Music, Vocal Ensemble and Youth Choir Competitions
St Columb’s Hall

Community Concerts
St Columb’s Park House, 1pm – 2pm
Studio 2, Skeoge, 3pm – 4pm

Closing Gala Concert and Award Ceremony
St Columb’s Hall, 7.30 pm