The Light Beyond
Good Shepherd Church, 511 Ormeau Road, Belfast
Cappella Caeciliana presented an end-of-season concert in Good Shepherd Church.
We were delighted to be joined by the Key Stage 2 Singing Group from Holy Rosary Primary School, directed by Louis McVeigh, and by organist Stephen Hamill.
Programme details are available at https://www.concert-diary.com/concert/1345388552/Cappella-Caeciliana-The-Light-Beyond.
At this concert, we were pleased to give our second performance of "More than Gold" by Anselm McDonnell. You can listen to the composer talk about the work at https://audiomack.com/song/anselm-mcdonnell/cappella.
Mass for the Vigil of Palm Sunday
St Peter's Cathedral, St Peter's Square, Belfast
Cappella Caeciliana sang at Mass for the Vigil of Palm Sunday. The celebrants were Fr Martin Graham and Fr Eugene O'Hagan. A recording is available at https://www.churchservices.tv/stpeterscathedral/archive/recordings/lEqjnI0wpFzRPhd.
More than Gold
St Malachy's Church, Alfred Street, Belfast
Cappella Caeciliana was delighted to return to the historic St Malachy's Church in Belfast.We presented a spring musical evening, with a varied selection of choral music and featuring the premiere of More than Gold (by Belfast composer Anselm McDonnell), a short setting of Psalm 19. There is more information about this award-winning composition at http://www.anselmguitar.co.uk/music/vocal-choral-opera/more-than-gold/.
You can see photographs from the concert at https://caeciliana.org/st-malachy-s-march-2019.
Full programme details are available at https://www.concert-diary.com/concert/1314324480/More-than-Gold-Cappella-Caeciliana.
Proceeds were in aid of the St Malachy's Church Restoration Fund. You can make a donation at http://www.saintmalachysparish.com/tourist.html#donate.