Donegal Youth Choir

DYO at Electric Picnic August 2014

DYO at Electric Picnic August 2014








Are you interested in singing and would like the opportunity to develop your musicality in a fun environment? Do you enjoy performing and being part of a team? Well joining our Youth Choir is the perfect way to do all of this.

Donegal Youth Choir – Who we are…

  • Established by Donegal Music Education Partnership, this vibrant choir of young singers (DYC) continues to go from strength to strength each year.
    • Under the direction of Sara Laughlin, DYC has enjoyed performances in various Donegal venues including An Grianán Theatre, The Balor theatre & The Abbey Centre, and nationally in The Mansion House, Dublin, NUI Maynooth, RTE Studios, Donnybrook, and the 2014 Electric Picnic.
    • Last season saw the DYC perform alongside the RTE National Symphony Orchestra & Philharmonic Choir, and choirs throughout Ireland, in the exciting 1916 commemoration event that  included newly composed music by Shaun Davey and words by poet Paul Muldoon. Public performances in Spring of 2016 with associated radio broadcast on RTE Lyric FM.
    • The first rehearsal of the new academic year takes place on the same day as the auditions, Saturday 3rd Sept, from 3.30 – 4.00pm, and every two weeks from then.
  • PLEASE NOTE – Venue to be confirmed for 2016 term.
    • Annual Membership Fee €100.00

You can download the application for here or contact the office for further details.