Glór

Glór

MTU Glór Choral Society is based in the Cork School of Music on Union Quay in Cork City. Their repertoire ranges from early music to modern, both secular and sacred. As well as focus on learning music and performing together, there is an emphasis on socialising and getting to know your fellow choristers. Rehearsals are held every Thursday at 6pm in the MTU Cork School Of Music,

MTU Glór Choral Society, founded in 2019, is based in the Cork School of Music on Union Quay, Cork City. They sing a wide range of repertoire, from early music to modern, both secular and sacred. As well as focusing on learning music and performing together, there is an emphasis on socialising and getting to know your fellow choristers. The Society aims to provide an opportunity for students to sing together in a student-led ensemble, and the choir takes part in performances and masterclasses throughout the year. The choir also aims to provide a platform for student conductors to gain experience in working with an ensemble. Rehearsals are held every Thursday at 6pm in the MTU Cork School Of Music.


History

Founded in 2019

Achievements

MTU Societies Awards:

MTU Cork Society of the Year 2024

Supreme Event 2024 - Vienna Trip

Lucy O'Dwyer (Chairperson) - Individual Award 2024

Supreme Event 2023 - "Glór and Friends Christmas Concert"

Supreme Event 2022 - "Glór na Nollaig"

Dylan Tierney (Chairperson) - Individual Award 2022

Supreme Event 2021 - "All Ireland Online Choral Intervarsity"

Board of Irish College Societies (BICS) Awards:

Best Society (Academic/Cultural/Social) in a Small College 2024

Best Event 2021 - "All Ireland Online Choral Intervarsity"

Best Intervarsity 2021 - "All Ireland Online Choral Intervarsity"

Others:

2023 Cork International Choral Festival Champions

Meetings

Meet every Thursday for rehearsals in CSM - join our society & follow us on our Instagram to keep up-to-date with rehearsal times!

Contact Us

glorcork@mtusocieties.ie

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Glór
MTU Glór Choral Society is based in the Cork School of Music on Union Quay in Cork City. Their repertoire ranges from early music to modern, both secular and sacred. As well as focus on learning music and performing together, there is an emphasis on socialising and getting to know your fellow chor

Committee Members
Secretary:Shannon Hegarty
Chairperson:Lucy O’Dwyer
Treasurer:Eva Crowley
Public Relations Officer:Rhea Kennedy
Events Manager:Glen Lyons
First Year Representative:Bríain Cott
July 18th
Cork Campus