Corpus Christi 2016 – Ave Verum Corpus

The boys of the Senior’s Boy’s Schola  of Glenstal Benedictine Abbey, Limerick, Ireland, sing Ave verum corpus the 14th century hymn to the Blessed Sacrament attributed to Pope Innocent VI appointed to be sung on the feast of  Corpus Christi. mfi

Maria durch ein Dornwald ging: Trinity Singers – YouTube

The Trinity Singers conducted by Róisín Blunnie performed the German Advent carol Maria durch ein Dornwald ging, arranged by Gottfried Wolters, live in concert at Trinity College Chapel, Dublin, on Wednesday 14th December 2011. This beautiful old German carol is one of my favourites – it’s late medieval,  it’s known to have been sung in…

University College Dublin Choral Scholars 2012-2013: The Parting Glass

The Parting Glass Irish/Scottish Traditional Arr. Desmond Earley Mark Waters (solo vocal) Desmond Earley (director) UCD Choral Scholars 2012-2013 Sound Recording and Production: Kevin Whyms Direction: Matthew Leigh Production: Nodlag Houlihan Recorded and videoed on Sunday 7th April 2013 in Memorial Hall, University College Dublin, Ireland. This video and the arrangement ⓒ & ⓟ Desmond…

Anúna : Blackthorn – YouTube

Lucy Champion of  Anúna singing Michael McGlynn’s delightful song ‘Blackthorn’. Lyrics are below the fold. Enjoy :-) markfromireland Source: ANÚNA : Blackthorn – YouTube Uploaded by brezairola on 10 Feb 2012 Lyrics: Blackthorn So Many Men Think That I Am Theirs When I Sit With Them, When I Drink With Them Nothing Compares To All…

Paul McCartney/John Lennon: Lady Madonna – New Dublin Voices

The Irish choir ‘New Dublin Voices‘, Ireland, directed by Bernie Sherlock singing ‘Lady Madonna’ during their participation in the 11th International Chamber Choir Competition in Marktoberdorf  June 2009. Enjoy :-) markfromireland Source: Paul McCartney/John Lennon: Lady Madonna – YouTube Uploaded by DolfRabus on Jun 21, 2009 Lady Madonna lyrics

Anúna : Miserere Miseris

The Irish choir Anúna singing Michael McGlynn’s arrangement of the beautiful medieval Irish hymn ‘Miserere Miseris’, lyrics and an English translation are both below the fold. Enjoy :-) markfromireland Source: ANÚNA : Miserere Miseris – YouTube Uploaded by brezairola on Feb 10, 2012 Text: Miserere Miseris

Adeste Fideles – Choir of Christchurch Cathedral, Dublin

The choir of Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin (Church of Ireland/Anglican) can trace their history back to 1493 when the choir school was founded. Their extensive repertoire covers five centuries and includes works specially written for them they pioneered choral musical education for Irish girls in 1995 with the setting up of Christ Church Cathedral Girls’…

William Byrd: Agnus Dei – New Dublin Voices

William Byrd: Agnus Dei sung here by the Irish Choir "New Dublin Voices " directed by Bernie Sherlock. The performance was recorded on September 17th 2010, at Sant’Ignacio, Arezzo as part of the 58 Concorso Polifonico Arezzo 2010. Lyrics and translation are below the video should you want them. Enjoy :-). markfromireland Video Source: William…

Anúna : Peperit Virgo

Lucy Champion of the Irish Choir Anúna singing Michael McGlynn’s setting of the 14th Century Irish hymn ‘Peperit Virgo’ (‘ A virgin gave birth’). Lyrics and an English translation are both below the fold. Enjoy :-). markfromireland Video Source: Anúna : Peperit Virgo – YouTube Lyrics: