Swingle Singers

Press Releases

Estonian Girls’ Choir crowned winners as the City of Derry International Choir Festival 2017 exceeds all expectations

Estonian Girls’ Choir crowned winners as the City of Derry International Choir Festival 2017 exceeds all expectations

Following an exciting and euphoric final Gala Concert in St Columb’s Hall last Sunday evening, the City of Derry International Choir Festival 2017 drew to a close. Over five song-filled days, Europe’s fastest growing choir festival hosted 2,000 talented singers from all over Europe and

Local singers ready to delight audiences in St. Columb’s Hall this week

Local singers ready to delight audiences in St. Columb’s Hall this week

The fifth edition of the City of Derry International Choir Festival is about to kick off. The evening entertainment during the five-day event offers something to suit all tastes, with many of our talented local Derry singers playing a prominent role in the concert line-up.

Festival trail spreads music into the community

Festival trail spreads music into the community

As part of the City of Derry International Choir Festival our city will be filled with song between Wednesday 25th– Sunday 29th October.

Amazing opportunity for Derry Youth Choir to perform alongside world-famous choir, Tenebrae

Amazing opportunity for Derry Youth Choir to perform alongside world-famous choir, Tenebrae

Codetta Girls’ Choir have been given the amazing opportunity to perform alongside world-famous and award-winning vocal ensemble, Tenebrae, at this year’s City of Derry International Choir Festival in St. Columb’s Hall on Friday 27 October.

Choir Festival gets ready to welcome thousands of singers to Derry this month

Choir Festival gets ready to welcome thousands of singers to Derry this month

The City of Derry International Choir Festival is just around the corner and is set to welcome two thousand singers to the city to take part in concerts, competitions, workshops and community performances from 25 to 29 October.

Jam-packed schedule of events planned for 5th City of Derry International Choir Festival, 25-29 October

Jam-packed schedule of events planned for 5th City of Derry International Choir Festival, 25-29 October

The City of Derry International Choir Festival has launched the full programme of events for its fifth edition, due to take place from 25-29 October.

Get ready for Swedish a cappella sensation The Real Group to kick off this year's Choir Festival

Get ready for Swedish a cappella sensation The Real Group to kick off this year's Choir Festival

In addition to the world-class vocal ensemble Tenebrae, announced earlier this year, the festival will open its doors with Swedish a cappella sensation The Real Group on Wednesday 25 October in St. Columb’s Hall.

Choir Festival announces exciting line-up of international choirs for fifth edition, 25-29 October

Choir Festival announces exciting line-up of international choirs for fifth edition, 25-29 October

Following the success of the first four editions of the City of Derry International Choir Festival, it returns again from 25 – 29 October with an impressive line-up of international choirs from Europe and beyond.

"Choral music doesn't get more magnificent than this"

Organisers of the City of Derry International Choir Festival have opened applications for participation in the 5th edition of the autumn festival, due to take place from Wednesday 25 October until Sunday 29 October.

Indonesian Student Choir Crowned International Choir of the Year as City of Derry International Choral Festival Exceeds All Expectations!

Indonesian Student Choir Crowned International Choir of the Year as  City of Derry International Choral Festival Exceeds All Expectations!

Over five song-filled days, Europe’s fastest growing Choral Festival hosted over 2,000 talented singers from around the world and welcomed over 10,000 music loving visitors to the city.