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Testimonial from Gay Brabazon – Stage manager – Concert of compassion

Posted by on May 12, 2013

Testimonial From Culture of Compassion Stage Manager “Working with Encóre Contemporary Choir on the Culture of Compassion event was such a pleasure. We were working under a unique set of conditions with a very tight rehearsal/soundcheck timeslot. They were delightfully diciplined and cheerful – they looked, moved and sounded great – (and that was the rehearsal). Their performance was WOW!” ~ Gay Brabazon. Stage Director &...

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Testimonial from Amazing Grace Concert Organiser Bernie Doherty

Posted by on Apr 7, 2013

We received this  Testimonial from Bernie Doherty, organiser of the Amazing Grace Concert, Buncrana. 5th April 2013. We were thrilled when the Encore Contemporary Choir confirmed they were available to sing at our event in Buncrana. I had heard a little of their music online, and really looked forward to their live performance. We were not disappointed! The choir sounded absolutely fantastic, the audience were really really captivated and under the guidance of Emmet Doherty, we were entertained beyond our expectations. Apart from the wonderful voices, beautiful harmonies and well chosen...

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Dalai Lama ‘Concert of Compassion’ ticket sales

Posted by on Mar 27, 2013

Hi All, for those wishing to attend the upcoming ‘Concert of Compassion’  with the Dalai Lama, the tickets are on sale at the Millennium theatre, just follow the link here.  

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Christy Moore & Encóre on the same stage

Posted by on Mar 21, 2013

UTV Introduce the Concert of Compassion to their viewers.  Christy Moore to sing at Children in Crossfire ‘Concert of Compassion in Ebrinton’ – Tickets for this event are selling fast.  On the bill Encore Contemporary Choir, how excited are we? – VERY. We will keep you...

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Choir Celebrates 2nd Birthday In City Hotel

Posted by on Mar 9, 2013

On Saturday 2nd March 2013, the choir celebrated its second birthday. A fantastic night celebrated with great friends. Our new support team worked together to produce their first great night and many more to come! We have added some of the shots from the night to our Gallery give you a flavour of how we celebrated… well the ones we really want you to...

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Choir to perform for Dalai Lama

Posted by on Mar 9, 2013

Published in Derry Journal on Thursday 28 February 2013 12:07 Encóre Contemporary Choir has been invited to perform at the Culture of Compassion conference in front of the Dalai Lama. Derry’s leading contemporary choir have been building an unsurpassed reputation since they formed in 2011 and are delighted to have the opportunity to be part of this once in a life time event. The conference, organised by Derry-based charity Children in Crossfire, will be held in The Venue at Ebrington on April 18. His Holiness the Dalai Lama will be the event’s keynote speaker and further guests will be...

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