Summer camp 2017
July 1st to 7th saw two great concerts and a fabulous trip to the west of Ireland
The St Agnes' Community Centre for Music and the Arts are delighted to welcomes the world famous Accordion State Youth Orchestra, Baden-
Philadelphia Academy Orchestra guests at Summer Concert
Mon June 19th 6 pm. Primary, secondary and adult ensembles will take part in our ‘Summer Music Fiesta, and we are delighted to welcome as guests for our end of year concert the Springside Chestnut Hill Academy Orchestra from Philadelphia USA.
18th June, Members of St Agnes Chamber Orchestra and St Agnes Parents Orchestra were invited to perform as part of the ceremony of Scouts Ireland National Memorial Day at Larch Hill. It was a very moving occasion under a canopy of trees.
Also recently at Larch Hill (Sat May 20th) Ensemble of secondary students played as an Taoiseach Enda Kenny opens €1,000,000 refurbished Scouts Ireland facility.
Family Fun Day, Stannaway Park
25th June was ‘Family Fun Day’ at Stannaway Park, and we made sure to be there!
Mini Marathon 2017
Mon. 5th June -
Joint Concert with Madrid Orchestra
Sunday May 21st in beautiful Carlingford we had a concert with visiting Spanish Orchestra Orquesta Crescendo from Madrid and St Agnes’ Parents Orchestra conductors Eimear O'Grady and Raul Sanchez -
IYF Bloomsday events
Kellie O'Neill, viola, met Brian Dobson and Lorraine Keane as the Irish Youth Foundation launched its annual Brennans Bread ‘Bloomsday’ event in the Glandore Fitzwilliam Hall on May 16th.
St Agnes Chamber Orchestra performed at the event itself on Friday 16th June at the Shelbourne Hotel, Dublin.
Monday 12th June. Supporters got in tune with Creative Ireland for a round of golf supporting our project. This will benefit every child of Scoil Una Naofa Violin and Orchestra Project in Crumlin, and all those past pupils continuing tuition and involvement in the project. Well done to all participants and prizewinners. It was a great day out. Thank you! Proudly Sponsored by Brian McElroy Funeral Directors
St Agnes’ Musical Society
‘Fiddler on the Roof’
Congratulations to all who made this year’s musical so enjoyable and successful.
The St. Agnes’ Musical Society productions for 2018 will be
‘Sinbad the Sailor’ for the pantomime and
‘Oliver!’ for the musical.
We celebrated ten wonderful years with a spectacular production of Benjamin Britten’s Opera ‘Noye’s Fludde’
Music lessons for the community. Instrumental and voice -
In 2016 St Agnes’ Primary School and Scoil Colm amalgamated to become Scoil Úna Naofa. St. Agnes’ community activities continue while the school uses the new name.