Jonny to sing with Andrea Bocelli
Special congratulations and very best wishes to former Newry Feis performer Jonny Reynolds who will be performing on Andrea Bocelli’s tour in Leeds First Direct Arena and Manchester Arena on 26/27th October with the Manchester Chamber Choir.
11th Annual Organ Competition
Pictured in St Catherine’s Dominican church after the 11th annual Newry Musical Feis Organ Competition are the prize-winning candidates, all of whom are students of St Colman’s College, Newry.
NYMT Debut for Conor Mathers
We are delighted to hear about the most recent adventure in the life of our regular Feis performer Conor Mathers.
Points of Light Award for Newry Musical Feis President
Mrs Alma Brown, our Feis President, is the latest recipient of the Points of Light award, which recognises outstanding volunteers who are making a change in their community and inspiring others.
Newry Musical Feis
Newry Musical Feis is a festival of Music, Dance and Speech, which takes place annually in Newry Town Hall and the Sean Hollywood Arts Centre. There are seven Sections scheduled within the period February to May. Professional adjudicators provide feedback of the highest standard to performers of all ages in Ballet & Theatre Dance, Irish Dance (Confined), Irish Dance (Open), Irish Traditional Music, Music, Speech & Drama (Open) and Speech & Drama (Schools).
Certificates, medals and trophies are awarded for exceptional performances. A number of Bursaries is offered each year. Specialist workshops and masterclasses are organised from time to time with content designed to address areas for development as identified by our adjudicators. The Feis is an affiliated member of the British and International Federation of Festivals for Music, Dance and Speech
(link to www.federationoffestivals.org.uk)
Please contact us if you require additional information or guidance.
Newry Musical Feis
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