PRIMARY SCHOOL CHOIRS 2016

Cór Scoil an Spioraid Naoimh Cailíní [Co. Cork]

Conductor: Maeve-Ann O’Brien

Baídín Fhéidhlimidh – Trad, Arr. By Nancy Calthorpe (1914-1998)

The Rhythm of Life from Sweet Charity – Cy Coleman (1929-2004), Arr. By Roger Emerson

 

Bunscoil Bhóthar na Naomh [Co. Waterford]

Conductor: Sarah O’Mahony

Circle of Life – Elton John (b. 1947)

Slíabh Geal gCua – Padraig O Mileadha (1877-1947)

 

Cór Bunscoil Chríost Rí [Co. Cork]

Conductor: Anne Murphy

Sleep My Baby – Alec Rowley (1892-1958)

Circín Cochallach – Éamonn Ó Gallchobhair (1900-1982)

 

Shountrade National School Choir [Co. Limerick]

Conductor: Rona Dore

The Bird’s Lament – Sir Richard Rodney Bennett (1936-2012)

Dúlamán – Michael McGlynn (b. 1964)

 

1st Prize in the National Competition for Primary School Choirs 2016 went to Cór Scoil an Spiorad Naoimh Cailíní, Bishopstown, Cork, conducted by Maeve-Ann O’Brien.

2nd Prize went to Cór Bunscoil Chríost Rí, Cork, conducted by Anne Murphy.