City of Derry International Choir Festival

Derry, Northern Ireland | Annually in October

City of Derry International Choir Festival

Created as a joyous celebration of choral music-making, the festival provides opportunities for competitive and non-competitive participation for singers across a wide range of styles, ensembles, and ages.

School, national, and international choirs are invited to take part in a range of competitions across the five-day festival, including Equal Voice, Mixed Voice, Youth, Sacred, Popular, Jazz & Gospel, and Vocal Ensemble categories.

Aside from the competitive focus, the City of Derry comes alive with pop-up performances, high-quality concerts, and educational activities, providing a celebration of everything choral music has to offer.

To learn more, visit the official festival website at: