Meet our wonderful facilitators coming to Dublin for the 2020 festival! We are delighted to be welcoming back a few familiar faces like Ross Scanlon & Eimear Crehan, lot’s of new friends such as Ken Burton, Audrey Mattis, David Combes, Pia Dunne & Ruaidhrí Ó Dálaigh.
Have a full read about all these lovely people in each of their bios below, and then follow to each of their workshops that they are running.
Audrey is a musician whose dominating gift is her ability to bring the absolute best out of any singer she shares her talents with. Her work covers being a choir director, event producer, jazz-gospel performer and she is known throughout the UK especially for her work with gospel choir productions and as a director of […]
Over his diverse career David has built an enviable reputation on the London session circuit singing with, amongst others, Beyoncé, Westlife, Elton John, Annie Lennox, Lionel Richie, and Kylie. He has contributed to many film scores, albums and concerts as well as touring internationally as a member of the Steve Sidwell SFX Choir. David can also […]
Ruaidhrí Ó Dálaigh began singing with the Palestrina Choir in Dublin’s Pro-Cathedral at the age of six and at eleven enrolled in DIT College of Music to study piano and music theory. He graduated from Maynooth University in 2007 with an International BMus after which he directed the Maynooth University Chamber Choir for a further […]
“Tenor Ross Scanlon sang with a commanding lightness and clarity (he’s the most promising young Irish tenor I’ve heard in years.)” – The Irish Times Irish born Tenor Ross Scanlon trained at the DIT Conservatory of Music and Drama where he was awarded the Michael McNamara Gold Medal of excellence in performance and at the […]
Eimear Crehan is a performer, creativity coach and choir director with extensive experience. The founder and director of SpeakUp SingOut Music School in Kildare, Eimear works full time with music and adores her work. With boundless energy, a great outlook on life and never-ending enthusiasm, Eimear knows how to get the most out of the […]
Pia is a recent honours graduate of the Nordic Master in Global Music, a joint study program with RAMA Denmark and the Sibelius Academy in Finland, and she also received an honours BA in Jazz Performance from Newpark Music Centre, Dublin. Pia has over a decade of experience as a music educator and community […]