Choral Festival 2018

Cheile Community Choir from Bray, with their director Tony Norton are the hosts of the first ‘International Choral Festival’ presenting a diversity of Choirs in Bray. The guest choir performing this first year are the ’Sarzanae Concentus Choir - musical director Antonio Vivaldi. They are travelling from Sarzana in Northern Italy where the Cheile Choir were hosted in 2017 at their choral festival.

This year’s Festival showcases and celebrates the immense passionate and unique sounds of Community Choirs and semi- professional Choirs; who all have their own unique sound. Their repertoire is broad, complementing the diversity of Choirs. They are drawn from Irish Traditional Music, World Music, Musical Theatre, Secular Music, Contemporary Pop Music and even Folk Music plus Classical Repertoire. The individual Choirs sing passionately whilst sharing one heart and one voice.

Choirs Performing:

1.Cheile Community Choir from Bray are hosting this first International Choral Festival.

2. The Wicklow Community Choir is based in Wicklow Town - Director Tony Norton.

3. Sarzanae Concentus Choir are international guests from Sarzana, Liguria - Director Antonio Vivaldi