Syllabus

Sacred Music: Post-primary Schools Choirs

Syllabus ID: 1.17

Competition: Cup, presented by J. C. Fallon Ltd. Competitors under 19 years. Minimum 16, maximum 60 voices.

Test Pieces 2023

(a)  John Rutter: God Be in My Head SATB or SSA* (OUP)
* the SSA version also works well and is in the vocal range for TTB

(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.

Entrance Fees: €70.00

1st Prize: Cup and certificate to conductor

  Entries to Feis Ceoil 2023 are opening 19 October 2022 at 08:30!

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