UPDATE: Our Professional Development Course for Teachers will not take place this Summer, due to COVID-19.
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,…Details
The M & S Bank Arena was packed to capacity and literally bouncing on Saturday for Liverpool Peace Proms 2020. The concert was a celebration of youth, music, energy and sheer talent on a massive scale as the 3,000 member Liverpool Children’s Peace Choir joined forces with the internationally acclaimed Cross Border Orchestra of Ireland…Details
We are delighted to announce that MediLink Amblance Service has confirmed that they will renew their sponsorship of the Cross Border Orchestra of Ireland and Peace Proms for 2020. Having provided medical provision at CBOI events for a number of years, MediLink Ambulance Service decided to become a sponsor in 2018. Originally funded through EU…Details
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 of 12 and 24 years, who is passionate about music, not afraid of hard work and commitment and wants to work with like-minded young…Details
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE WINNERS OF OUR PEACE PROMS 2020 POETRY COMPETITION. Each of the 4 winners will feature in our Peace Proms 2020 Programme and will receive 5 free tickets to their Peace Proms concert…..Details
It was wonderful to welcome our 50 Dynamics Kids to CBOI rehearsal on Sunday. They were incredibly good!! Huge congratulations to them and their teacher Marieclaire Brodie for the amazing work she is doing with all of the children. The Dynamics children who are from St. Joseph’s N.S. Muirhevnamore, Monksland N.S. Cooley and Mullaghbuoy N.S.…Details
CBOI Celebrates with the North South Ministerial Council & North South Implementation Bodies as they mark 20 Years of co-Operation.
CBOI was delighted to be invited to provide music as the North South Ministerial council and the North South Implementation Bodies marked their 20th Anniversary with a reception in the stunning surroundings of the Palace Demesne, Armagh. Huge thanks to CBOI Strings Richie, Maria, Treasa and Caroline who entertained for two hours and were hugely appreciated by all in attendance.Details
Earlier this month, our Count Us In students joined the Cross Border Orchestra of Ireland at their Sunday rehearsals for Peace Proms 2020, performing our ‘Queen Medley’ Count Us In is a FREE instrumental tuition programme for young people between 11 and 16 years. Free music are given in Violin, Cello, Double Bass, Clarinet, Trumpet, and…Details