Limerick Choral Festival
Welcome to Limerick Choral Festival
The Limerick Choral Festival aims to promote the development of choral music with special emphasis on the realm of church/sacred music in the city, wider region and throughout the country. We look forward to welcoming choirs from near and far to Limerick in March 2021.
LIMERICK CHORAL FESTIVAL SOCIETY
The Limerick Choral Festival Society aims:
(a) to continue the organisation of a Choral Festival to be held in the Springtime each year
(b) to promote the development of choral music with special emphasis on the realm of church / sacred music in the city, wider region and throughout the country.
HISTORY & DEVELOPMENT
● 2021 Festival: Friday 5th - Sunday 7th March 2021
● Closing Date for Entries: Friday, 5th February 2021
● Late Entries: Friday, 12th February 2021
The tradition of a major choral event in Limerick stretches back to the 1950’s when some interested choir enthusiasts held a festival of plain chant in the city’s Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, which ran successfully for approximately ten years.