18 - 22 October 2023

Vitural Choral Trail

Join us online throughout festival week!

This year we have 30 choirs taking part in our Virtual Choral Trail programme, with an eclectic mix of sacred music, pop, folk and numbers from the musicals. Join us each day at 2pm and 6pm from the comfort of your sofa!


Wednesday 19 October, 6pm
Virtual Choral Trail 1

Couch Choir, Brisbane, Australia/Worldwide
October Project Worldwide Choir of Return to Me, Worldwide
Malayan Colleges Laguna Chamber Choir, Cabuyao, Philippines

Thursday 20 October, 2pm
Virtual Choral Trail 2

Junges Consortium Berlin, Germany
Choir of the Earth, England/Worldwide
Note Tricolori, Italy

Thursday 20 October, 6pm
Virtual Choral Trail 3

AcapElles, Paris, France
Close Shave Chorus, Glasgow, Scotland
White Flower Virtual Choir, Czechia/Worldwide

Friday 21 October, 2pm
Virtual Choral Trail 4

NUIG Ensemble, Galway, Ireland
Liber Chorum, UK/Worldwide
Schola Diffusa, US/Worldwide
ICC – International Celtic Choir, Argentina/Worldwide

Friday 21 October, 6pm
Virtual Choral Trail 5

ThylaSing, Tasmania, Australia
The Choir Studio, Newry, County Down
TLC Circle of Friends Virtual Choir, Ottawa, Canada/Worldwide
Graciedion Media Virtual Choir, Nigeria/Worldwide

Saturday 22 October, 2pm
Virtual Choral Trail 6

Sigamos Cantando, Argentina/Worldwide
Melopolis Canto Coral Virtual, Argentina/Worldwide
Hadira Plectro, Spain

Saturday 22 October, 6pm
Virtual Choral Trail 7

ChoirCast, Bristol, UK/Worldwide
University of Caloocan City Chorale, Caloocan City, Philippines
Alsebaya Choir, Surabaya, Indonesia

Sunday 23 October, 2pm
Virtual Sacred Trail 1

GCW Virtual Choir, US/UK/Canada
Homechoir, Worldwide
St Austin’s Choir, Wakefield, Yorkshire, UK
The Magnificat Singers, Santa Rosa, Philippines

Sunday 23 October, 6pm
Virtual Sacred Trail 2  

Singing for Ukraine Choir, Poland/Worldwide
Great British Home Chorus Friends Georgian Singers, UK
The Little Singers of Takarazuka, Japan

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