Following a very busy year for Accolade and their Community Choir the group embark on a tour of Armagh and Down later this month with an appearance at Newry Conference Centre on Friday the 6th of February at 7pm.

In 2014 Accolade (All Communities Art Communication) many different community activities took place with the  Accolade Community Choir winning the cup for mixed choirs at Newry Feis. November saw a packed house at al concert in the Sean Hollywood Arts Centre and events were run for Autism Mums, Tesco Extra, Sainsbury's, Confederation of Community Groups and more.

The year finished with the choir performing at the Lord Mayor's reception at Newry Town Hall.

Classical and World Music Concerts Jan/ Feb 2015 All at 7pm

Friday 23rd January - Dromantine Conference Centre

Saturday 24th January - Markethill Old Court House

Friday 30th January - Banbridge Old Town Hall (dedicated to the Holocaust Memorial Day)

Saturday 31st January - Lough Neagh Discovery Centre

Friday 6th February - Newry Conference Centre

The concerts include soloists from abroad - Dessislava Tosheva, an opera singer from Bulgaria, Amita Ravikiran from India. Together with some well known local talents - Lee Lawson on pipes and drums. Also local community groups will perform together with the professionals - BanbridgeCommunity Chamber Orchestra, ABC Choir, Children Dance Group "Under the Rainbow" and others. Not forgetting include VioLeeN trio, guests of Tommy Sands' TV musical programme last summer.

The programme includes music from Mozart, Monti, Vivaldi, Andrea Bochelli, Bizet and more.

A perfect opportunity to hear your favourite popular classics and traditional music from around the world.


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