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Baroques Concert in April
Friday, 21 March 2014 00:00


Make a note of our next concert!

On Friday, April 25th in Galway Cathedral at 8 pm. the choir will be joined by the National Sinfonia Orchestra, conductor Proinnsias O'Duinn, soloists Colette Boushell, soprano; Stephen Wallace, counter tenor; Stuart Kinsella, tenor and Jeffrey Ledwidge, bass when they will perform three works by Handel - "Zadok the Priest"; "Utrecht Jubilate" and "Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne".

The concert will conclude with the much loved Mozart " Requiem".

Tickets, priced €20/15 concession will be on sale at Charlie Byrne's Bookshop.

 
30th Anniversary Performance - Handel's Messiah
Saturday, 17 August 2013 00:00

This being our 30th anniversary year, Galway Baroque Singers plan to mark the event in style!

As Handel's Messiah was our first ever performance in December 1983, we plan to sing this magnificent work once again on 20th December in Galway Cathedral.



Joining us for this very special performance will be The National Sinfonia Orchestra with conductor Proinnsias O'Duinn, and our soloists:


  • Colette Boushell, soprano; 
  • Paula Murrihy, alto; 
  • Andrew Boushell, tenor and
  • Jeffrey Ledwidge, bass.


Our musical director, Audrey Corbett, has been working hard preparing the choir for what promises to be an evening to remember. Tickets, €20 and €15 concession will be on sale at Charlie Byrne's Bookshop early in December. We look forward to seeing all our friends and supporters in the Cathedral on the night!

 
Auditions - new voices welcome!
Friday, 16 August 2013 00:00

This being our 30th anniversary year, Galway Baroque Singers plan an exciting and busy Autumn term. We will be joined by the RTE concert orchestra for two concerts in Dublin and Galway in early December, details of which will be announced when finalised. As Handel's Messiah was our first performance in December 1983, we plan to sing this magnificent work again on 20th December in Galway Cathedral.

In preparation for the new term, the choir welcomes new members and will hold auditions on Wednesday, September 4th in St. Patrick's bandroom.

For further information and to book a time slot for audition, please call Joan on 0876911460.

 
Journey Into Light
Friday, 01 March 2013 00:00

The Galway Baroque Singers are pleased to announce their next performance, entitled "Journey Into Light".  

The programme will feature music from Vittoria, Handel, Stanford, Whitacre and MacMillan among others.  

The choir will be accompanied by organist Mark Duley, and will be conducted, as always by Audrey Corbett. Also featured in the concert are Galway's ensemble-in-residence, The Contempo Quartet, who will be performing Handel's Seven Last Words. 

The concert takes place in the Augustinian Church on Wednesday, March 27th at 8.00 pm. Tickets, priced €12 and €10 are available from Charlie Byrne's Bookshop.  


The choir are grateful for the support of Galway City Council.

 
Tuesday, 01 January 2013 00:00

Choir Resumption in January

Happy New Year everybody!


Just a short note to let you know that rehearsals for Spring performances resume on Wednesday, January 23rd at 8.00 pm.

 
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