Limerick Choral Union call out to new members for December’s Stella Natalis

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Attend the open night next Tuesday 6 in Christ Church, O'Connell Street at 8pm
Attend the open night next Tuesday 6 in Christ Church, O’Connell Street at 8pm

LIMERICK Choral Union (LCU) begins a new season with festivities in mind. The 120-strong choir that has been delighting audiences for more than 50 years now confirms Sunday December 4 in UCH Limerick for their next performance.

Karl Jenkins’ ‘Stella Natalis’ and Patrick Hawes’ ‘Song of Songs’ will be the order of the day, each a thrill to perform. Together with the LCU Orchestra and soprano soloist Sarah Dolan, it will be a night to remember for LCU members and audiences alike.

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If you would like to take part and be involved in this memorable concert, LCU’s new members’ night will take place next Tuesday September 6 at 8pm in Christchurch Hall, O’Connell Street. The only requirements necessary to join are to be aged over 18, be able to sing in tune, hold a note and that you love singing.

LCU has a buddy system in place whereby existing members take new members under their wings, providing them with help and support. There’s a terrific social dimension also.

Rehearsals begin on Wednesday September 7 at 8pm to 10:10pm and every Wednesday after that in Christchurch Hall. Tel. 089-2267899, see www.thelcu.com and facebook Limerick Choral Union; also Entertainments’ page 91.