irish international a cappella festival


This summer, Ardú Vocal Ensemble are hosting the first ever Irish International A Cappella Festival from 14-16 July 2017.

Friday 14th July

Opening Gala Concert at University Church, Stephen’s Green. Hear some of the best in Irish A Cappella music including festival hosts Ardú Vocal Ensemble and International Barbershop Champions 4 in a Bar. This concert is being recorded by RTÉ lyric fm for future broadcast.

Saturday 15th July

Ireland’s A Cappella Competition returns for it’s second year at Griffith College Conference Centre. See up-and-coming Irish ensembles compete for a range of exciting prizes including a masterclass with The Swingles and a recording session at Windmill Lane Studios, sponsored by Dublin Studio Hub.

Sunday 16th July.

Grammy-awarding winning ensemble The Swingles will headline the festival with a concert at The Royal Hospital, Kilmainham. This concert is being recorded by RTÉ lyric fm for future broadcast.

Pre-sale tickets for these events are now available, including exclusive offers for All-Access passes, meet and greets with our performers and more for a limited time only. Check out or to purchase now!

Full details of the programme can be found here.

Irish International A Cappella Festival is supported by Dublin City Arts Office, Dublin Studio Hub, RTÉ Lyric FM and the Association of Irish Choirs.