The Long Day Closes that reflects on the moment of death. The song tells us, the listeners, to let go, our time of pain is over. The first verse describes the way the calmness of nature itself reflects death(remember pathetic fallacy from your school days?) – no stars are left, the moon is falling asleep,…Details
Well well…the years just seem to get busier and busier…and better and better! We kicked off 2015 in February with a joint concert in Newbridge with the Newbridge Gospel Choir in aid of a local charity. Both choirs produced great performances in their distinctly different styles (the Newbridge choir was backed by a Rock…Details
Read all about our first trip abroad: DOLCE IN BILBAO…..October 2014. Last February it was generally agreed that Dolce should celebrate its 10th Anniversary season with a tour. But to where? When Anthony Downes suggested a trip to the Basque country in Spain, to participate in a concert in Balmaseda, (near Bilbao), the home town…Details
We have just returned from a very successful trip to Bilbao. Check out the clip where all 3 choirs joined together for the final song “Agur Jaunak”. More photos and videos to follow: https://www.facebook.com/video.php?v=10205198719907337&set=vb.1225870071&type=2&theaterDetails
Dolce is now off to Bilbao to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the foundation of the choir (just a little early!) Dolce will join with local choirs in Balmaseda on Saturday 18th October, and will also sing in several places in the Old Town of Bilbao on Friday 17th. Excitement is high!
St John the Baptist Church on Seafield Road Clontarf is a peach of a venue. Spacious, yet intimate, with lovely cream-coloured brick walls, it has a warm acoustic: bright and clear but without excess echo. Just perfect. This, then, was the venue for Dolce’s most recent outing on Friday 10th October for the Shades of…Details
Rehearsals start at 8pm on Thursday 4th September for our Autumn concert. Rehearsals start on Thursday 23rd October for our Christmas season.
We currently have no vacancies. We will be open to new members in January. If you would like more information before then please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org or on 087 2207832.
Dolce’s summer break is coming to an end… Registration for current members closes on Thursday 14th August. If you haven’t already registered please make sure you get your €20 deposit to our treasurer. We will be in Grainger’s on the Malahide Road on Thursday 14th August – that’s your last chance! After that we will know if we…Details
We started back to rehearsals last night and it was great to see everyone again, along with some new members, and it was great to get back to singing again. We started the new term with some warm up exercises before going into our new repertoire. Its going to be a fun term!!