19 - 23 October 2022
Primorska, Slovenia

Application Procedure

Deadlines for entry:

International Competition: Thursday 31 March 2022
School, national and non-competitive participation: Friday 27 May 2022

Application Requirements:

  • Completed application form with proposed competition programme
  • Entry fee
  • 5 sets of original sheet music of competition pieces
  • Choir biography (150-250 words)
  • Recent high resolution colour photograph of the choir in JPEG format (International Competition only)
  • Recent recording of the choir (International Competition only)

Competition fees:

  • School Competitions: £50/€60
  • National Competitions: £80/€95
  • International Competition: £150/€180

Competing school and national choirs may avail of the official festival accompanist and should request this on their application form.
Accompanist fee: £50/€60.

Choirs that are not selected for participation in the International Competition will receive a full refund of their entry fee.

Payments:

Sterling payments and cheques should be made to:
Account Name: City of Derry International Choir Festival
Account Address: Magazine Studios, 7-8 Magazine Street, Derry, BT48 6HJ
Bank Name: Danske Bank
Account Number: 9015 6841
National Sort Code: 95-06-79
IBAN: GB59 DABA 9506 7990 1568 41
BIC: DABAGB2B

Euro payments and cheques should be made to: 
Account Name: City of Derry International Choir Festival
Account Address: 7 Queen Street, Derry, BT48 7EF
Bank Name: Bank of Ireland
Account Number: 2925 9366
National Sort Code: 90-49-15
IBAN: IE70 BOFI 9049 1529 2593 66
BIC: BOFIIE2D

N.B. Please ensure that the name and contact details of each choir are noted on all bank transfers.

COMPETITION APPLICATION FORM

NON-COMPETITIVE APPLICATION FORM

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