19 - 23 October 2022
SLIXS

Programme of Events

Welcome to the seventh edition of the City of Derry International Choir Festival, due to take place from Wednesday 23 to Sunday 27 October 2019.

SATURDAY 19 OCTOBER
Anticlockwise

WEDNESDAY 23 OCTOBER
International Symposium
Conducting Masterclass
Karl Jenkins' The Armed Man with Ulster Orchestra and Festival Chorus

THURSDAY 24 OCTOBER
Primary School Competitions and Workshop
The Gesualdo Six
Late-night Bruckner Mass in E Minor with Codetta, Tequila Opera Chorus (Mexico) and Ulster Orchestra


FRIDAY 25 OCTOBER
Post-Primary School Competitions and Workshop
SLIXS

SATURDAY 26 OCTOBER
National Competitions: Equal Voice, Mixed Voice, Popular, Jazz & Gospel
Big Sing Workshop
International Competition (evening)

SUNDAY 27 OCTOBER
National Competitions: Sacred Music, Vocal Ensemble, Youth
Closing Gala Concert and Award Ceremony (evening)

The Every Voice Community Programme will run throughout the festival week and will feature Choral Trails, Community Concerts and a Sacred Trail on Sunday 27 October.

Funders
  • Lottery Funded arts council of Northern Ireland
  • Derry City and Strabane District Council
  • Arts and Business NI
Sponsors
  • Allstate
  • Alchemy
  • Northern Ireland Tourist Board
  • Citi
  • Caldwell & Robinson
Sponsors
  • City Hotel
  • McGuinness Properties
  • FinTru
  • Bishops Gate Hotel
Partners
  • Contemporary Music Centre
  • Sing Ireland
  • Ulster University
  • CFN