Category Archives: Church Music

Handel’s Messiah marks Youghal Church’s 800th anniversary celebrations!

St. Mary’s Collegiate Church, Youghal is launching the celebration of its delayed 800th anniversary by hosting a special performance of the one of the most popular pieces of classical music: George Frideric Handel’s Messiah on Sunday, 24th April at 7.30pm. … Continue reading

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New Choristers for St Fin Barre’s Cathedral Choir

On Sunday, 13th March, and Sunday, 20th March, five new boy choristers and four new girl choristers were admitted to the choir of St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork. The Director of Music, Peter Stobart, commented: Most of the new choristers … Continue reading

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New Junior Lay Vicars Choral for St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork

Since the beginning of November the choristers of St Fin Barre’s Cathedral Choir have been back in action, having waited for the guidelines to allow this for several months. In addition to this, a new group of Junior Lay Vicars Choral has … Continue reading

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Choir Camp for Cathedral Choristers

This year and for the first time, seventeen choristers of St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork joined a five-day summer camp during the first week of August. The camp was the idea of the Director of Music, Peter Stobart: I was … Continue reading

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Making a Start at the Big Task of Rebuilding the Cathedral Choir in Cork

On April 20th it was announced that groups of up to 15 can meet up for underage outdoor non-contact dance, music or arts activities. This presents an opportunity to begin the long process and hard work of rebuilding the Cathedral choir at … Continue reading

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