A bunch of jolly carollers got into the spirit of things with Santa hats, tinsel, and even reindeer antlers. In the quiet little town of Strangford, the strains of Away in a Manger drifted quietly across the lough as seagulls wafted in time to the music … and then we had a great lunch in … More Strangford and Castle Ward – 8 December 2013
The coach rocked and rolled with music all the way to Hillsborough Fort – and back – we are indefatigable! This time we got to sing indoors, and what a difference it made, not only to our personal comfort, but to our sound. We were so pleased with ourselves we wouldn’t shut up, ending with … More Hillsborough Fort – 17 November 2013
The wind was gusting, the leaves were flying, and rain hovered in the wings, but nothing could dampen the spirits of Antrim Community Choir as they performed at Antrim Castle on the afternoon of Sunday 27th October 2013, the start of their Delusions of Grandeur Tour. Northern Ireland has some wonderful castles. No-one in Antrim … More Coming to a castle near you!
We shall be kicking off our Delusions of Grandeur Tour this Sunday, 27 October, at Antrim Castle. We’ll be singing between 2:30pm and 3:30pm, so why not wrap up warmly, have a nice post-lunch walk in the castle grounds and come find us near the ruins and the motte.
On Saturday 28 September 2013, the Massereene Golf Club’s wonderful venue set the scene for Antrim Community Choir’s fundraising event – a great night of fun and entertainment, featuring not only the choir, but also Malojian, with Stevie Scullion and Una McCann, as well as the super Swing Gals. The more the choir performs the … More Oh, what a night!
The choir was invited by the Ministry of Government at Stormont Castle to sing on their open day, Sunday 15 September, as part of the European Heritage Week celebrations. A cold blustery wind did not put us off and our performance enthralled our audience, who stopped to listen while wandering past admiring the castle. We … More Antrim Community Choir at Stormont Castle
We have just announced new performance dates for the Autumn and Winter, including the first few dates for our Delusions of Grandeur Tour. Firstly, we have been invited to perform at Stormont Castle on Sunday 15 September as part of European Heritage Week and at Berry Street Church on Friday 20 September for Culture Night … More Autumn and Winter Dates Announced
On behalf of Antrim Community Choir I would like to thank everyone who supported our first fundraising event on the 14th June 2013 at the Ramble Inn, Antrim. The night was a great success. A very special thank you to John and Dermot McLarnon and staff from The Ramble Inn for all of their help … More Successful Fundraising Evening!
Fact one: NI has some beautiful castles in stunning locations. Fact two: No one in the Antrim Community Choir lives in a castle. Fact three: Wouldn’t it be fun to pretend that we do, just for the afternoon? And so, the idea of Delusions of Grandeur was born. It rose from the wish to enjoy … More Delusions of Grandeur Tour
Antrim Community Choir will be holding a Fundraising Quiz on Friday 14th June 2013 at McLarnon’s Ramble Inn at 7:30pm. Tickets are £5.00 per person. So come along and enjoy the challenge! Venue Address: McLarnon’s Ramble Inn 236 Lisnevenagh Road Antrim BT42 2JT