The Music Department get involved in numerous events throughout the school year here is just a glimpse of what they get up to……
Drumming workshops are held each year for Music students in St Brigid's. Students get an opportunity to perform together and try out new instruments in a fun-filled and active workshop. Usually one of the highlights of the year!
All 1st year students get the opportunity to attend a live performance. Here they are in the City Hall for a performance by the Cork Pops Orchestra.
6th year students get the wonderful opportunity to visit London on a Science & Music Trip. A trip to the West End to see a show is one of the highlights.
Our School Choir performing at the opening of the INMO Conference in the INEC.
Our School Choir taking part in a workshop with Veronica McCarron, of Britain’s Got Talent fame!
Bryan O’Leary gave a workshop to Senior Music students on the life and music of his Grandfather & local icon, Johnny O’Leary.
As well as St Brigid’s having a school Choir they also have a Barbershop Quartet Group.
Ukulele performances are always very popular.
Every year TY students put on a show. Here are some photos of the rehearsals in the INEC beforehand!
The School Choir performing some Christmas Carols at the Brehon Hotel for the turning on of the Christmas Lights, in aid of St Vincent de Paul.
Ms Healy and some of our students performing some Christmas Carols at the Old Folks Christmas Party in the Killarney Oaks Hotel. ( Joined here by a few local celebrities!).
Some pictures of the School Choir in St Mary’s Cathedral for our Annual Carol Service. The Choir performs at many occasions throughout the School year.
2nd year Music students wrote, directed, filmed and acted in a Short Film on the life of local music icon, Johnny O’ Leary. Great fun was had on set in Muckross Farm.
Some 3rd year students taking part in a ‘Found Sounds Workshop’ with JJ O’ Riordan. Students composed a piece using sounds found around them and learned how to apply various recording techniques and effects to finish off the piece.