Wicklow Choral Society Past Events

Start of the 2018-19 season

First Rehearsal September 3rd was the first night back for the choir after the summer break. It was really great to see everyone again and hear the programme for the coming year - Gabriel Faure's 'Requiem', John Rutter's 'Magnificat' and a new work by...

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Rehearsals are starting soon

Rehearsals for the new year begin on Monday 3rd September at 8.00 pm in Wicklow Educate Together National School. We have a wonderful programme for the coming year - Fauré's 'Requiem' and John Rutter's 'Magnificat'.   We're always happy to welcome new...

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WCS Start of Summer Concert – 27th May 2018

The yearly start of summer concert of the Wicklow Choral Society continues this year, to be held in the St Patricks Church in Wicklow, starting at 20:00, doors open at 19:30. Tickets are 15euros each We look forward to seeing you there...

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WCS Carol Concert – 15th December

The yearly tradition of the Wicklow Choral Society continues this year, to be held in the Chapel of the Dominican College.  We have an eclectic mix of old and new carols, with a guest appearance by Classic Harmony. Refreshments are served after the concert a hot...

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Summer Concert May 2017

Requiem, Op. 9, by Maurice Duruflé was published in 1947. It had been commissioned six years earlier under the collaborationist Vichy regime, but Duruflé did not complete the work until 1947, post-world war II. The composer dedicated the Requiem to the memory of his...

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Mary Gordon Oratorio

The National Concert Hall, Dublin, 5th November 2016. Mary Gordon - A gothic folk story inspires this new oratorio with text by award-winning Marina Carr and music by Irish composers Brian Irvine and Neil Martin. Tragic heroine Mary Gordon is passionately in love with...

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Summer Concert May 2016

Carmina Burana is a scenic cantata composed by Carl Orff in 1935 and 1936, based on 24 poems from the medieval collection Carmina Burana. Carmina Burana is part of Trionfi, a musical triptych that also includes Catulli Carmina and Trionfo di Afrodite. The first and...

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