20 - 24 October 2021
Motley Crew

Workshops and Symposium

Sing Joyfully! International Choral Symposium
Wednesday 21st October

A one-day symposium bringing together a distinguished panel of international conductors and composers to lead open rehearsals, a practical conducting workshop and panel discussions on the Irish choral music scene.

Led by Bob Chilcott, Ragnar Rasmussen, Rhona Clarke and the Contemporary Music Centre, Ireland.

For more information on the symposium and how you can take part click here.

Big Sing, St. Columb’s Hall

A series of entertaining, fun workshops exploring the building blocks of successful choral singing, led by inspiring performers and guests from the festival programme.

Big Sing Workshop with The King’s Singers (primary schools only)
Thursday 22nd October, 10am

Big Sing Workshop with Bernie Sherlock (post-primary schools only)
Friday 23rd October, 10am

Big Sing Workshop with Julian Wilkins (open to all)
Saturday 24th October, 4pm

  • Lotter Funded arts council of Northern Ireland
  • Derry City and Strabane District Council
  • Inner City Trust
  • arts council of Northern Ireland
  • Caldwell & Robinson
  • Allstate
  • FinTru
  • Ulster University
  • Sing Ireland
  • Contemporary Music Centre
  • CFN