DYNAMICS VIOLIN PROJECT WIN LEADER IMPACT AWARD 2020

🏆🥇🎉🌟WINNERS 🎻🎻🎻 We are thrilled to let you know that our DYNAMICS VIOLIN PROJECT, has WON the LEADER IMPACT AWARD 2020 for Social Inclusion. Currently 80 children in Co. Louth receive daily group violin lessons through this exceptional programme. Huge congrats to all the children and especially to their wonderful teacher MARIECLAIRE BRODIE. We are deeply indebted…

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FREE TRUMPET AND CLARINET LESSONS for young people aged 10 – 14 yrs

  Limited places available in our Count Us In Music Education Programme. Free instrument on loan and free group lessons on Sunday afternoons. Starting 15th November via ZOOM until it is possible to hold face2face lessons. Face2face lessons will be held at Coláiste Chu Chulainn, Dundalk. Information and registration here: http://peaceproms.com/countusin . CBOI in association with Louth…

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Schools in Ireland, Northern Ireland, the UK, USA or anywhere can take part in Peace Proms Reimagined 2021

Although live workshops and concerts are currently suspended, Peace Proms has moved online so no matter where you are, you can take part. Already over 500 schools have signed up with many teachers saying that learning the new Peace Proms songs will keep them going through these difficult times.  Peace Proms Reimagined 2021 is a FREE resource…

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ORCHESTRA REHEARSALS & COUNT US IN MUSIC LESSONS SET TO RESUME

CBOI: Our 100 CBOI members are currently engaged in on-line learning. However, we aim to return to live orchestra rehearsals on Oct 11th at Coláiste Chu Chulainn, Dundalk. We are keeping this date under review while considering health and safety, travel restrictions, social distancing and everything else. We are also examining other possibilities for example reducing the number…

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PEACE PROMS REIMAGINED 2021

We have been carefully monitoring evolving Government guidance in relation to COVID-19 for many months, as well as examining research and advice for performing groups including orchestras and choirs.  We have also been continually liaising with management at our venues, medical experts, school principals and other stake holders.  Based on the information we currently have, and in order to protect our…

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CBOI NOW ACCEPTING NEW MEMBERS

CBOI NOW ACCEPTING NEW MEMBERS Closing Date for applications: 31st July 2020.New Members should be in a position to join from September 2020   The Cross Border Orchestra of Ireland provides exceptional performance opportunities for young people, coupled with orchestral training which is second to none. If you are a young musician between the ages…

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PEACE PROMS 2021 ANNOUNCED!!!

We are delighted to announce that Peace Proms 2021 will take place in Liverpool, Dublin, Belfast, Waterford, and Limerick. Schools can complete their ‘Registration of Interest’ online from 1st April on our Registration Page Peace Proms is a FREE music education resource for Primary Schools which culminates in a large-scale performance for choirs and orchestra at iconic venues throughout the UK,…

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