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Coláiste Oiriall was placed second in the Y4 Irish language section of the Navan Choral Festival, singing ‘Tá na Báid’ in the Simonstown Gaels GAA Centre last Thursday. This is the school’s first time at entering a choral competition and we are delighted with the outcome. The winners in the section were Wesley College.

Earlier in the day, Coláiste Oiriall had also entered theY2 post primary schools’ section singing Cuachín Ghleann Neifín and Hallelujah and with over 800 competitors the competition ran for three hours in the nearby St. Oliver’s Church. The conductor was Nuala Ní Ghalschoille, Múinteoir Ceoil sa scoil.

Seo an chéad uair don chór Choláiste Oiriall páirt a glacadh i gcórfhéile iomaíoch. Tá cáil an ardchaighdeáin ar Chórfhéile na hUaimhe agus bhí na daltaí thar a bheith sásta gur tháinig siad abhaile ón bhFéile leis an dara háit sa Chómortas Iarbhunscoileanna.

Cór Choláiste Oiriall with their 2nd place award at the Navan Choral Festival last week. Tá an Múinteoir Nuala Ní Ghlaschoille agus Eilís Ní Bheilbigh, Fóras na Gaeilge sa ghrianghraf fosta. Cór Choláiste Oiriall with their 2nd place award at the Navan Choral Festival last week. Tá an Múinteoir Nuala Ní Ghlaschoille agus Eilís Ní Bheilbigh, Fóras na Gaeilge sa ghrianghraf fosta.

The Navan Choral Festival ran for six days with sections for primary schools, post primary schools, young opera voice, solo singing/piano, adult choirs and National Choir of the Year.

The adjudicator was Edward Cetto. He is Music Director of The Third Day Chorale in Bayside, Dublin, and is also organist and conductor at All Saints’ Church, Raheny, as well as Our Lady of Dolours in Glasnevin. He was Director of Chorale Activities at the University of the Pacific, Conservatory of Music, California, for twenty years where he taught conducting, ear training and choral methods.

 

Sa chomórtas Gaeilge chan cór meascatha Choláiste Oiriall mar pháirtcheol agus bhí siad breá sásta duais a bhreith leo ar a gcéad iarracht. Tá sé i gceist acu aghaidh a thabhairt ar Dhoire, Sligeach agus Bangor ar an bhliain seo chugainn

Tá an cór i gColáiste Oiriall lárnach i saol na scoile. Canann siad ag na hócáidí scoile ar fad – na searmanais eaglasta, bronnadh duaiseanna, ceolchoirmeacha, srl. Cór measctha a bhfuil daltaí ann ó bliain 1- 6.

 

 

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