Events

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Stendhal Fesitval of Art – Limavady

Posted by on Jun 15, 2013 in Events | 0 comments

Stendhal Fesitval of Art – Limavady

Stendhal 3 is go. Are you in?  Encore Contemporary Choir are…. Stendhal Returns this August 16 and 17. Tickets Available NOW via www.ticketmaster.co.uk www.stendhalfestival.com and The Roe Valley Arts and Cultural Centre. Weekend Camping £30 Weekend Family Camping Pass (2 Adults & up to 4 Under 18’s)£45 Individual day Ticket info coming soon Music line-up so far Paddy Casey,Mick Wilson (10cc) feat Matt Backer, Pocket Billiards, Little Bear, Trucker Diablo, Rainy Boy Sleep, Axis of, NI Opera Showcase , Paul Casey, The...

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City of Derry International Choral Festival

Posted by on Jun 15, 2013 in Events | 0 comments

City of Derry International Choral Festival  24th -17th October 2013 This four-day joyous celebration of choral activities involving national and international choirs, together with choirs from the local community will take place in venues that have proven popular for musical events such as the newly refurbished St Columb’s Theatre and the magnificent Guildhall, as well as the Waterside Theatre, UU Magee, Christ Church and local schools, but will also introduce choral performances in more unusual spaces such as shopping centres, hotel...

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Strictly Come Jiggin’

Posted by on Jun 15, 2013 in Events | 0 comments

We have all wanted to try it!  Haven’t we?   Well Encore Contemporary Choir will be showing off yet some more of their talents at our new event.  Strictly Come Jiggin’  is our first Fundraiser which will offer you all a great nights entertainment.  Members of the Choir have been busy with their dance shoes rehearsing their sets.  Most of the members have never danced before so this promises to be a great night of firsts for them.  Once the Dancing has been performed the Choir will take to the stage to entertain you  with...

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Music City Friday 21st June 2013

Posted by on Jun 15, 2013 in Events | 0 comments

Music City Friday 21st June 2013

MUSIC CITY! Derry-Londonderry has always been known for its Music and Song.  Music City is our next big Choir event when the city will be the stage for numerous performers throughout the day across the streets, squares, neighbourhoods, venues, churches, offices and workplaces in many different locations. The Sky Orchestra kicks it all off , an exciting spectacle of Balloons will rise up into the sky on the morning (4.30am) of the 21st June at  Grianan of Aileach.    The Music Promise will see the children from various schools performing...

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The Return of Colmcille

Posted by on Jun 6, 2013 in Events | 0 comments

The Return of Colmcille

Friday 7th & Saturday 8th June is the Return of Colmcille. This two day Pagent will celebrate the Return of Colmcille to the City. The choir will be performing with other local choirs to create an amazing musical sound along the banks of the Foyle. Performers will turn the city, its walls and river into a backdrop for the event. This promises to be a colourful and magical event in the City of Culture....

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Choir to perform for Dalai Lama

Posted by on Mar 9, 2013 in Events, News, Press Releases | 0 comments

Choir to perform for Dalai Lama

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...

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Amazing Grace Festival – ‘Night of a Thousand Stars’

Posted by on Mar 9, 2013 in Events | 0 comments

Amazing Grace Festival – ‘Night of a Thousand Stars’

Against the stunning backdrop of Lough Swilly, celebrate the inspirational story of John Newton, his dramatic, life-changing arrival in Ireland and the 240th anniversary of his most famous hymn “Amazing Grace”. This weekend of events for all the family will combine music, history & heritage, arts & crafts and more. FRIDAY 5th APRIL 2013    Community concert in aid of “The Exchange” – a new community resource centre for Buncrana featuring music from all ages. Join us Encóre Contemporary...

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Culture Night 2012

Posted by on Aug 17, 2012 in Events | 0 comments

Culture Night 2012

On Friday September 21st 2012, locals and visitors across the island of Ireland will enjoy the unique experience of Culture Night, a free night of entertainment, discovery and adventure taking place in a record 34 towns, cities, counties and islands in Ireland. Museums, galleries, churches, historic houses, artists’ studios and cultural centres will open their doors late into the evening welcoming people of all ages to taste and sample their cultural delights for free on the evening. Encóre will be performing at the...

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Quigley’s Point Regatta

Posted by on Aug 17, 2012 in Events | 0 comments

Quigley’s Point Regatta

Encóre Contemporary Choir will be performing at this year’s Quigley’s Point Regatta. If you like boats and choirs then you’ll be in your element! We’ll be performing some of our best known pieces for your entertainment so why not come along and support us! Join us on Saturday 8th September 2012 at the Quigley’s Point Marina. Time to be confirmed. You will not be...

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Féile na Sean Bheairice

Posted by on Aug 11, 2012 in Events | 0 comments

Féile na Sean Bheairice

Hear the songs of Snow Patrol, Bill Withers, Robbie Williams, Dolly Parton and other contemporary artists like you’ve never heard them before, as Encóre Contemporary Choir take to the stage in Falcarragh, for one night only at the Féile na Sean Bheairice. Don’t miss your chance to catch us! Tickets: €5 / Conc. €3 Website:...

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