Syllabus

Sacred Music: Post-primary Schools Choirs

Syllabus ID: 1.17

Competition: Cup, presented by J. C. Fallon Ltd. Competitors under 19 years. Minimum 12*, maximum 60 voices.

Test Pieces 2022

(a) Philip Stopford: Two or more parts: The Irish Blessing   (www.jwpepper.com or www.halleonard.com)

(b) Own choice (accompanied or unaccompanied), limited to settings of a sacred text. May include Gregorian Chant.

NB: Please ensure that all own choice pieces are submitted at time of entry, as no change of repertoire will be allowed after competition entry deadline.

The winner of this competition is eligible to compete for the ESB School Choir of the Year Trophy and  €3,000 award.

*  Please note: In 2022, the minimum number for members of a choir is 12. We require that the approximate number of members of your choir be indicated on your competition entry form.

Competition conditions may be amended, depending on Covid-19 restrictions, closer to the competition date.

1st Prize: Cup and certificate to conductor

  Entries to Feis Ceoil 2022 are opening 27 October 2021

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