- Course CodeCRCSMCHORAL
- Field of StudyMusic
- Type of Course (unnamed)
- Type of Qualification-
- Type of Study Part time
- Application Closing Date
- LocationCIT Cork School of Music
Rehearsals for this large, mixed-voice choir take place on Monday evenings 7.30pm - 10.00pm.
The conductor is Conor Palliser and the group specialises in singing large-scale works for choir and orchestra. It recent years, it has performed music by Beethoven, Brahms, Bruckner, Dvorák, Finzi, Fleischmann, Handel, Haydn, Jenkins, Mozart, Orff, Schubert, Saint-Saens, Stanford, Tchaikovsky, Vaughan Williams and Vivaldi to name but a few. The choir regularly works with internationally-renowned soloists and future concerts include a performance of music by Rheinberger and Fauré in Como Cathedral, Italy.
Membership is open to enthusiastic and committed choral singers; auditions are held when there are vacancies for certain sections in the choir. Applicants should complete the online application form which can be found at: https://csm.cit. ie/performing-groups-application
Union is an adult choir open to all performers who are interested in developing their vocal skills and musicianship through legit and contemporary musical theatre repertoire. Membership is open to all (there’s no need to be a current student or graduate of CIT) and all that’s expected from our members is a love for musical theatre and singing!