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Limerick Sings invites you to the 5th International Choral Festival from Thursday 22nd to Monday 26th June 2017.

Limerick Sings International Choral Festival is designed to offer choirs of all traditions and nationalities an opportunity to come together for a weekend of festive, non–competitive singing.

Choirs have the opportunity to sing their own repertoire in some of Ireland’s finest music venues and to join a performance with choristers from other countries.

The festival programme is as follows:

  • Thursday 22nd June – 8pm – Opening Concert
    Venue: University Concert Hall
    Tickets: €10
  • Friday 23rd June – 8pm – Evening Concert
    Venue: St. John’s Cathedral, Limerick
    Tickets: €10
  • Saturday 24th June – 9.30am – Anúna Choral Workshop
    Venue: University Concert Hall, Limerick
    Tickets: €15 (Open to all singers / do not need to be part of a festival choir)
  • Saturday 24th June – 8pm – Limerick Sings Gala Concert
    Venue: University Concert Hall
    Tickets: €12* / Conc. €10
  • Sunday 25th June – 3.30pm – Limerick Sings Proms Concert
    Venue: Holy Trinity Abbey Church
    Tickets: €10*

The festival performances are held in spectacular venues featuring City and County venues during our Choral Trail as well as St. John’s Cathedral and the University Concert Hall, on the grounds of University of Limerick campus along with Holy Trinity Abbey in the charming village of Adare.

Limerick City, Ireland’s oldest chartered city has a strong tradition of choral, opera and musical theatre dating back to the 19th century. Limerick City extends a warm welcome to choristers from around the world to explore our bustling modern city, steeped with a rich medieval past, which resounds around its ancient streets.

The social programme of the festival allows choirs to meet and mingle with each other and to also explore the city and surrounding region. There will also be a chance to socialise with the local Limerick host choirs.

Accommodation for the Choral Festival is available in charming and attractive apartment style villages on the University campus grounds. Guests are welcome to arrive any day of the week prior to the festival. Limerick is a great base for touring and visitors can arrange additional tours to go sightseeing along the Wild Atlantic Way and Ireland’s South West.

Limerick City

University of Limerick
University of Limerick, Castletroy, Limerick



More Info

€32 – Four Concert Package
€24 – Three Concert Package
€260 – Three night festival package.