Limerick Sings International Choral Festival will be a non competitive event and will take place in Limerick, Ireland from June 26th – June 29th, 2015. Limerick Sings features a concert of visiting and Limerick choirs on Saturday June 27th in St Mary’s Cathedral.
Accommodation is available at residential accommodation at the University of Limerick plus 3, 4 and 5 star hotels in Limerick.
The programme for the festival is as follows:-
Friday, June 26th
Arrival of choirs throughout the day at the various accommodations.
Choirs will be provided with a package which will include a city map and all information regarding the programme for the weekend.
5pm Welcome coffee residential accommodation at the University of Limerick. Official Opening of the festival
7pm King John’s Castle.
Saturday, June 27th
7am Dawn chorus on the Living Bridge at the University of Limerick campus.
8.30am Breakfast at your accommodation
10am – 1pm Experience the lively atmosphere of Limerick’s Saturday market.
11am Walking tour of Limerick. Half day or full day tours to local areas of interest on request. Option of arranging informal performances by choirs during the day.
4pm Afternoon rehearsal for massed performance in University Concert Hall
8pm Celebratory concert in St Mary’s Cathedral with selected choirs
10.30pm Festival Club at the Savoy Hotel , members of local choirs will join visiting choirs for an evening of informal singing and chat at the Festival Club
Sunday, June 28th
9am Early morning walk around the spectacular campus of the University of Limerick. Opportunity for choirs to sing at morning services in local churches if desired
2pm Rehearsal for mass choir Summer Choral Proms Concert
4pm A Summer Prom Choral Extravaganza at the University Concert Hall, Limerick
Join National and International choirs for A Choral Extravaganza featuring a variety of singing styles at the University Concert Hall
6pm Social BBQ Evening in the Stables Club, University of Limerick with farewell sing song
Monday, June 29th
Optional tours as requested. Choirs Depart
To book for Limerick Sings weekend, please contact us at:
Tel: +353 61 232433