Commissions


Christ Church Cathedral has been incredibly fortunate to be able to commission a wide variety of compositions over many years from local Irish to internationally renowned composers. Below is a table of commissions from the Cathedral Choir’s recent history.

Composer:Year:Commissioned Piece:Commissioned By:
Eoghan Desmond2017Hymn to St ColumbaIan Keatley
Anne-Marie O'Farrell2017Hymn to St BrigidIan Keatley
David Bednall2017Blessed is the ManIan Keatley
David Bednall2016In Omni OpereIan Keatley
David Bremner2016Hymn to St MalachyIan Keatley
David Bremner2015Christ Church MassIan Keatley
Stuart Nicholson2015We Three KingsIan Keatley
Garret Farrell2015Cainticí Mhuire & ShimeonIan Keatley
David Bremner2014Hymn to St Fin BarreIan Keatley
David Bremner
2012Fauxbourdens as GailegeIan Keatley
Ian Sexton2008Bí, a Íosa, im chroíseJudy Martin
Felicity McElroy2008Bí, a Íosa, im chroíseJudy Martin
Simon MacHale2008Preces & ResponsesJudy Martin
Seórise Bodley2007Amra Cholm CilleJudy Martin
Simon MacHale2007Magnificat & Nunc Dimittis as GaeilgeJudy Martin
Aengus Ó Maoláin2007Orthodox PrayerJudy Martin
Simon MacHale2006An NollaigJudy Martin
Paul Flynn2006Act of Thanksgiving to the TrinityJudy Martin
Caitríona Ní Dhubhghaill2002Uranaí na NónaMark Duley
Caitríona Ní Dhubhghaill2002Cainticí Mhuire & ShimeonMark Duley
Andrew Synott1994Surge Amica MeaMark Duley
Andrew Synott1994Christus est stella matutina Mark Duley
Séamus de Barra1992Tibi laus, tibi gloriaMark Duley