18 - 22 October 2023
2014 Festival Programme

Festival Programme 2014

22nd October – 26th October 2014

Provisional Timetable

Wednesday 22nd October
International Choral Symposium
Opening Gala Concert with The Sixteen and Harry Christophers

Thursday 23rd October
Primary school competitions and workshops
Evening Concert with Neil Cowley Trio and Utopia & Reality Chamber Choir

Friday 24th October
Post-primary school competitions and workshops
Evening concert with The Swingle Singers

Saturday 25th October
National competitions for Female Voice, Male Voice, Mixed Voice and Gospel Music (morning and afternoon)
International Competition (evening)

Sunday 26th October
Sacred Trail (morning)
National competitions for Youth Choir and Sacred Music (afternoon)
Closing Gala Concert with awards ceremony (evening)

The Choral Trail will run throughout the weekend in city centre and wider community locations.

  • Lottery Funded arts council of Northern Ireland
  • Derry City and Strabane District Council
  • Arts and Business NI
  • Enkalon Foundation
  • Allstate
  • Alchemy
  • Northern Ireland Tourist Board
  • Citi
  • Caldwell & Robinson
  • City Hotel
  • McGuinness Properties
  • FinTru
  • Bishops Gate Hotel
  • Contemporary Music Centre
  • Sing Ireland
  • Ulster University
  • CFN