St Agnes Parents String Orchestra and members of St Agnes Musical Society join forces in a concert to mark ACTIVE AGE WEEK under the baton of a sparkling Eimear O'Grady.
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 were delighted to welcome 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
Secondary school students piano rehearsals
Tue June 6th at CCMA for RIAM exams from 10 am
June School and Open Lessons and Exams
Wed June 14th, in house exams for school orchestra children 2nd-
Some other groups perform in May
Wed May 24th Small adult ensemble performs at Lorcan O'Toole Day Centre at 1 30 pm (Bealtaine Festival)
Wed May 31st Fundraising busking (parents orchestra) Bank of Ireland, Walkinstown 12 noon -
Fri June 2nd, Small ensemble play for wedding of Joyce Russell and Ger Thornton
Ghost appears at Walkinstown Library and hears about ‘Creative Ireland’
The Scoil Úna Naofa Orchestra played at the Library, and were joined by an audience which included one very spooky member.
Corfhéile at National Basketball Arena
Congratulations to the Scoil Úna Naofa Orchestra on a wonderful performance at Ireland’s largest children’s music festival.
Saturday 25th February ‘Playing for You’
St Agnes’ Parents String Orchestra (Crumlin) & Sounds Ensemble (Tallaght)
Saturday 25th February 2017 at 5.30pm -
Conductors Eimer O’ Grady and Terence Clancy
Kiara (violin) and Sarah (viola) Caulfield from Scoil Úna Naofa Orchestra at the National Concert Hall to present flowers to conductors and orchestra leaders on Saturday 11th February at the 22nd Festival of Youth Orchestras of the Irish Association of Youth Orchestras.