Competitive Application

Application Form

There are two ways to submit your application for the 2018 festival.

Closing dates: International Competition: Friday 30 March 2018
School/national competitions and non-competitive participation: Friday 18 May 2018

1. Download, fill in your application form and post it with all supporting materials to:
City of Derry International Choir Festival
Magazine Studios
7 - 8 Magazine Street
N. Ireland
BT48 6HJ

2. Complete an online application. Please ensure that you have read the Application Procedure page before submitting any form.

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Number competing in choir *

Non-Competitive Activities *

The festival welcomes and encourages non-competitive participation throughout the festival weekend. Please indicate which of the following you would like to take part in:

Non-Competitive Event Date Participation
Big Sing Workshop
Choral Trail
Community Concert
Sacred Trail

Competitive Entry form Repertoire

The order of performance cannot be changed once submitted.

Number 1

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Number 5

If you have selected to pay online, you will be prompted to pay via a PayPal Pay Now button on the thank you page. This page will appear once you have sucessfully submitted the application form. Please include the name of your choir when filling in your details on PayPal.

N.B. All supporting materials (entry fee and 5 sets of original sheet music for proposed competition pieces) must be submitted by the relevant closing dates.

Please see the Application Procedure page for entry fee details. The postal address for supporting materials is City of Derry International Choir Festival, Magazine Studios, 7-8 Magazine Street, Derry, N. Ireland, BT48 6HJ.


N.B. This form should be signed by a mandated, authorised member of the choir, e.g. choir conductor, choir secretary or chair of the governing body/committee.

Once you press send you will receive a thank you message. This confirms that your application has been submitted and received. If you have missed any required fields or an uploaded file is too large then you will see an error message under the field(s) that is incomplete and your application will not be submitted.