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Michael Walshe – Obituary

It was with great regret and sadness that we learnt of the passing of our good friend and fellow choir member Michael Walshe on Sunday last, 9th December. His remains were brought to Kilmeena Church on Tues Dec 11th at … Continue reading

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Concert at Castlebar, October 13th, 2017

A lovely clip that captures visually the essence of the concert in the beautiful Christchurch, Castlebar, hosted by the Mayo International Choral Festival, featuring the ‘Amazing Popkoor’ from the Netherlands, the Mayo Male Voice Choir and the Rolling Waves from … Continue reading

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Death of Charlie Davis RIP

The death has occurred suddenly of Charlie Davis, son of our esteemed colleague Lar Davis (Baritone section). Reposing at The Coady Funeral Home on Wednesday evening from 5 o’clock with removal at 7 o’clock to the Church of the Holy … Continue reading

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An ‘Amazing’ choir from the Netherlands to perform in Mayo!

Hailing from Holten, a village in the north east of the Netherlands, ‘Amazing Popkoor’ will visit Mayo in October upon the invitation of the Mayo International Choral Festival. Their trip will involve a tour of the West of Ireland culminating … Continue reading

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Arís Choir – Go the Distance

This video was published on 13 Jul 2017 Arís Celebration Choir’s cover of the Disney song ‘Go The Distance’ which was composed by Alan Menken. Ireland’s Arís Celebration Choir, sing an inspiring repertoire of traditional and modern classics. Under the … Continue reading

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AGM Of The Mayo Male Voice Choir

The 17th Annual General Meeting of the Mayo Male Voice Choir took place last week in the Parish Centre, Castlebar. After a one minute silence for deceased members the Chairman Jim Tiernan welcomed members and reflected on a very successful … Continue reading

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‘Ballina Sings’ May 25th 2017

Ballina Chamber Choir hosted the Ballina Sings event, part of the Mayo International Choral Festival, at the Ballina Arts Centre on the evening of the 25th May, 2017. The Mayo Male Voice Choir and Swedish group Cantare Chamber Choir were … Continue reading

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MMVC Workshop 20th May 2017

On Saturday the 20th of May members of the Mayo Male Voice Choir were treated to a fantastic workshop under the direction and tutelage of Veronica McCarron of Britain’s Got Talent fame. Born in Enniskillen, Co. Fermanagh, Veronica is a … Continue reading

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A.G.M. Mayo Male Voice Choir 2016-2017

On Thursday the 1st June, 2017 at 8 pm (20:00 hrs) the Annual General Meeting of Mayo Male Voice Choirs will be held at the Parish Centre, Castlebar, Mayo. (Old St Gerald’s College across from the church, up the steps … Continue reading

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Mayo Male Voice Choir May Notes.

From: Martin Carney, PRO, MMVC Springtime in Ballintubber Abbey. Venue, setting and atmosphere chimed on an evening when the historic 800 year old church played host to the Mayo Male Voice choir’s springtime concert. The ancient abbey reverberated to an … Continue reading

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