Group stories

Member Stories – Meet Alice!

Alice and her husband Dave joined the Fermoy International Choir post-pandemic, and are now happily singing together every week!  In fact she and Dave met one another through a different choir, and have now grown closer to their community thanks to joining this one. Here’s Alice’s story. Hi Alice! Tell […]

One Voice Singers launching in Swords

* Fingal County Council to support new multicultural community singing group in Swords, as part of the One Town One Voice initiative  * Singing group to reflect cultural diversity in Swords today *Group starts Tuesday 15th November at St. Colmcille’s GAA, Swords   We are delighted to partner with Fingal […]

Member stories – Meet Carla!

Meet Carla, member of Fermoy International Choir! Busy with volunteering, her church, and raising a family, music lover Carla didn’t join the Fermoy International Choir at first… In fact it took many nudges from her neighbour before Carla would give it a try, and we’re so glad she did! From […]

Member stories – Meet Carmel!

Meet Carmel, member of Fermoy International Choir! Carmel has been a member of Fermoy International Choir since 2019 and has “loved every minute”! This Tipperary woman feels more connected to her town and community thanks to the group–even after living in Fermoy for 20 years. Here’s what she has to […]

Member Stories – Meet Doll!

Meet Doll, member of Fermoy International Choir Doll is a very active member of Fermoy International Choir, performing all over with the group! Her connection to her town and community has deepened greatly, thanks to joining the choir. Here’s what she has to say about it! 𝐖𝐡𝐚𝐭 𝐝𝐨 𝐲𝐨𝐮 𝐞𝐧𝐣𝐨𝐲 […]

Members of Fermoy International Choir smile at a hand knit doll, which choir member Jina made as a gift for choir member Yasmin.

Member Stories – Meet Jina!

Meet Jina, member of Fermoy International Choir We were going to share Jina’s story later, but then we got these photos from a recent rehearsal and simply had to share!  Jina moved to Ireland from Korea, and through joining the Fermoy International Choir says she made friends and feels “more […]

Check out our #MemberStories on social media!

This October and November, we’re showcasing Member Stories across our social media channels, as part of our recruitment campaign inviting more towns to join our initiative! Follow us on Facebook or Instagram to hear how being part of a multicultural singing group has changed the lives of its members, their […]

The Fermoy International Choir

The Fermoy International Choir was established in January 2019 and the first song we worked on was ‘Africa’ by Toto! Quickly our numbers swelled and we were asked to perform at the local Darkness into Light morning, at the St Patrick’s Day festival and at a Christmas concert in Cork […]