Christ Church Cathedral’s Music Outreach Programme: Calling Parish Choirs, Choral Directors and Parish Organists

By Lynn Glanville

Christ Church Cathedral Choir

Parish choirs from throughout the United Dioceses are invited to sing Evensong with the combined choirs of Christ Church Cathedral on Sunday May 10 at 3.30 pm. The invitation comes as part of the cathedral’s Music Outreach Programme and choirs or individual singers who wish to take part should attend rehearsal at 2.30 pm on the day. Evensong will be followed, at
4.45 pm, by a reception.

If you would like to take part or require more information, please contact Ian Keatley, organist and director of music at Christ Church Cathedral at or 01 677 8099. The music for this service is – Parry I was glad, Stanford in C and Ayleward Responses. The cathedral will provide a booklet containing all the sheet music on the day. If you would like copies of any of the music beforehand, please contact Ian.

Meanwhile, there will be a choral conducting workshop for Parish Church Musicians on Thursday May 7 at 6.45 pm to 7.30 pm in Christ Church Cathedral. This is aimed at parish organists and choir directors from Dublin and Glendalough. The workshop will be led by Ian Keatley and participants will be invited, if they wish, to conduct the …read more

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