Highlights of School Year 2009-2010 Patrons
www.stagnesmusiccrumlin.com Prof. James Cavanagh, Dr Sean Creamer,
Dr Veronica Dunne, Prof. Gerard Gillen, Prof. Harry White
St Agnes Parents’ String Orchestra performed in St Agnes
Church for Crumlin Mental Health Association concert.
2011 SIDE- by-Side
The awarding winning series “Music Changes Lives” which
features the music project in St Agnes was re-broadcast.
Concert in O’Reilly Theatre, Belvedere College, attended
SUNDAY 19th June 2011 at 6:30 pm
by pupils in six primary schools. St Agnes/Scoil Colm
Primary School Orchestra performed with Belvedere St Agnes’ School Hall
College Chamber Orchestra.
3rd Class performed at Caritas Nursing Home and the
School for the Blind, Merrion
Christmas Concert on December 18th.
Some St Agnes pupils and past pupils performed with
Dublin Youth Orchestras in the National Concert Hall.
February 26th – St Agnes Parents’ String Orchestra
combined with Sounds Wind Ensemble for a Haiti Benefit
concert and raised over €1000 for Haiti relief.
St Agnes/Scoil Colm Primary School Orchestra were
runners up in the Miller Cup at the Inter-Schools Music
Festival, Wesley College
6th class musicians performed at Confirmation. Adult guest players join St Agnes/Scoil Colm Primary
All three St Agnes’ 1st classes performed at Cor Fhéile na
School Orchestra, St Agnes’ Parents’ String Orchestra
Scoileanna in the National Basketball Arena.
March 21st – the Monday evening group of St Agnes and St Agnes’ Junior Orchestra
Parents’ String Orchestra was launched.
March 25th – More than 50 school principals visited the
school to explore the music programme.
Conductor – Seamus Doyle
April 7th – string quartets performed in the Conrad Hotel
at the KPMG Concert for the Central Remedial Clinic.
THANK YOU FOR THE MUSIC
April 8th – National Live Music Day, RTE Concert Orchestra
gave a performance in St Agnes’ Primary School Hall Thank you for the music, the songs
attended by students from St Agnes, Scoil Colm, Rosary I’m singing,
College and Crumlin Youthreach Thanks for all the joy they’re bringing.
May 2011 Who can live without it, I ask in all honesty
May 3rd – St Agnes’ Musical Society (age 18+) was What would life be?
launched. Their first production will be “Oklahoma!” on
March 24th and March 25th 2012. (Tuesdays 7 – 9 pm) Without a song or a dance what are we?
Quartets performed at First Holy Communion. So I say thank you for the music
May 10th – RTE Vanbrugh String Quartet gave a workshop For giving it to me
and concert at St Agnes 1 pm to 2 pm
May 29th – St Agnes’ Parents String Orchestra joined with
St Agnes’ Music Crumlin acknowledges with appreciation
Sounds Wind Ensemble for the 2011 Teddy Bears’ Concert
the support of benefactors and friends 2006-2011 and in
June 2011 particular the following ~
June 6th - Thanks to our runners including Sister Religious Sisters of Charity, AIB Better Ireland Awards, Business 2 Arts,
Bernadette in the Flora Women’s Mini Marathon Dublin Aviation Authority, St Agnes’ Credit Union, Mr Martin Wickham, Dublin
Youth Orchestras, Schools Completion Programme, KPMG, many friends for
June 9th – examinations (orchestra and individual) of the cash donations and donated instruments, RTE Moladh an Cheoil Music in
Royal Irish Academy of Music School Awards, Leo PHARMA, National Irish Bank Community Fund, Katharine
Sunday June 19th – 3rd Annual Side by Side Concert, Howard Foundation, Darby Carroll, Friends of Classical Music, the Irish
Association of Youth Orchestras, the Richardson-Smith Musical Trust, the RTE
July 2011 Symphony Orchestra, the RTE Concert Orchestra, the Irish Chamber
Annual summer music camp June 30th – July 7th Orchestra, Feis Ceoil, the Irish Aviation Authority IAYO Youth Orchestra
Achievement Awards, The Irish Times Living Dublin Awards, Dublin Chamber
July 6th – Lunch time concert Christ Church Cathedral of Commerce, EBS Community Fund, the Royal Irish Academy of Music, Inter-
September 2011 Schools Music Festival, Wesley College, Crehans Musical Instruments,
Drogheda Arts Festival, IPPN Irish Primary School Principals Network, CPSMA
Music programme starts again in the week beginning Catholic Primary School Managers’ Association, Dr Sandra Dackow, Mind the
Monday September 5th Gap Films, Bill Hughes, National Youth Orchestra of Ireland, CCS Coach Hire,
Julie Bond, Carmel Ryan, Rose Lyons, Joyce Donohoe, Margaret McCabe,
Transition Year student helpers 2010-2011, all the ladies who ran in the 2011
Our music team Flora Women’s Mini Marathon in aid of St Agnes’ Music Crumlin, SOUNDS
Ensemble and Terence Clancy, Sister Bernadette Sweeney, Principal, Abina
Sister Bernadette Sweeney, School Principal McNamara, Vice-Principal, Board of Management, staff and parents of St
Seamus Doyle, conductor, double bass Agnes’ Primary School, Brian Maher, Principal, Rosary College, Crumlin, Claire
Ní Chianáin, Principal, Scoil Colm, Crumlin, Board of AMP Music Education
Joanna Crooks, project director Partnership (Walkinstown, Crumlin, Kimmage, Drimnagh).
Pauline Cavanagh, Nicole Hudson, violin/viola
Eimear O’Grady, cello, deputy conductor Thank you all very much!
Rose Lyons, Joyce Donohoe, Margaret McCabe, volunteers
Side by Side Guest players
Yasmine Byrne, Pauline Cavanagh, Claire Crehan, Mona PROGRAMME
Curran, Dara Daly, Romey Doyle, Eileen Hudson, Kelsie
Jones, Liz Leonard, Jean Loy, Rachel Rynne Lyons,
Audrey McAllister, Rosney Nulty, Cillian Ó Breacháin,
Grace-Mary Tallon Ode to Joy, theme from 9th Symphony –
Viola Beethoven, arr. Seamus Doyle
Amy Leon, Cliona Malone, Amy Murray, Heather Ronan
Cello Chorus of the Huntsmen from “Der Freischutz” –
Catherine Farrell, Eimear O’Grady, Oona Whelan Weber, arr. Sandra Dackow
Double bass Damian Evans
Percussion – Danny Roe Finale of the Overture to “William Tell” –
Rossini arr. Sandra Dackow
St Agnes/Scoil Colm Primary School
Orchestra St Agnes Junior Orchestra perform.
Amber Buckley, Kiva Byrne, Shauna Carney, Ifunanya
Chukwuewuzie, Alisha Courtney, Leah Daly, Melissa Launch of SingSongCycle
Deans, Sinead Doyle, Ellie Duff O’Connor, Sophie
Fahey, Devin Gallagher, Aoife Goad, Jenny Iljina, Sara St Anthony’s Chorale – Haydn, arr. Sandra
Jones, Jassjot Pal Kaur, Claire Kiernan, Kirsty Nolan,
Joseph McCabe, Shannon McGrath, Emily O’Neill, Dev
Karan Pal Singh, Olivia Roche, Rebecca Sutton,
Viola Episode – Mozart, arr. Sandra Dackow
Alanah Caschera, Odera Chukwuewuzie, Charley
Corrigan, Ellen Donohoe, Jessica McDonald, Incidental music from “A Midsummer Night’s
Kellie O’Neill, Arian Suurna, Noble Tharayil Dream – Mendelssohn arr. Richard Meyer
Ekenenna Chukwuewuzie, Rebecca Dunne, Taylor Kaye, Paradise Island & Calypso – Joanne Martin
Emma Lynch, Kelsey McCabe, Lucy McDonnell, Alaia
Murphy, Jordean O’Brien, Michaela Pantoja,
Rebecca Ross, Bohemian Stomp – Sandra Dackow
Kacey Curedale, Laura Rooney The Teddy Bears’ Picnic – John Bratton arr.
Percussion Marc Jasinski
Karl Jones, Bernard McDonnell, Jake Murray
Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da – Lennon/McCartney
St Agnes’ Junior Orchestra
Assistants – Joseph McCabe, Sophie Fahey, Laura Rooney
arr T Kenny
Breanne Byrne, Sam Corrigan, Abby Coughlan, Rebecca March of the Meistersingers – Wagner, arr
Doyle, Caitlin Fagan, Leanne Fahey, Marc Honer Duffy, Sandra Dackow
Joanna Jain, Dinkle Joseph, Naoise Kemple, Brinett
Lazar, Josh McCabe, Rachel McClelland, Hannah Finale to 5th Symphony – Beethoven, arr Richard
Morgan, Kayla Murray, Nikita O’Reilly, Erin Russell Meyer
Thornton, Aaron Rooney, Mwiya Simataa
Cello Caitlin Dunne
Thank you for coming! Slán abhaile!
St Agnes’ Parents’ String Orchestra Don’t miss –
Stephen Birney, Jackie Byrne, Paddy Byrne, Paul
St AGNES SUMMER CAMP STRING ORCHESTRA
Byrne, Nicholas Byrne, Frances Carrick, Joanna Crooks, LUNCH TIME CONCERT IN CHRIST CHURCH
Lilian Curtis, Noeleen d’Arcy, Suzanne Dillon, Miriam CATHEDRAL DUBLIN ON WED 6TH JULY !!!!
Donnelly, Joyce Donohoe, Barbara Dowling, Jackie
Elliott, Anne-Marie Elston, Tommy Fahey, Caitriona A very few places are still available in the annual SUMMER
Fagan, Dolores Geraghty, Bronagh Grant Kelly, Lisa STRINGS CAMP between June 30th and July 7th. Phone Joanna
Jones, Maureen Kelly, Rose Lyons, Margaret McCabe, 087 2740186 if interested. Players in the Junior Orchestra, St
Dee McDonnell, Frances Mitchell, Marcella Moore, Agnes/Scoil Colm Orchestra and the Parents’ String Orchestra
Deborah Ní Lochláinn, Eoin O’Neill, Marion O’Rourke, are all welcome to take part.
Ralph Richardson, Margaret Russell, Lorraine Quinn,
Ken Robinson, Patricia Ryan, Mary Stapleton, Alan
Stout, Vera Tomlin, Edel Travers, Bernadette Whelan,
John Whelan, Iris White Apologies if any name is missing or spelled wrongly in
Viola the lists of orchestras.
Aoife Biggs, Bobby Boughton, Ngozika Chukwuewuzie,
Mick Deans, Jimmy Kinahan, Joyce Russell THANKS FOR ALL DONATED RAFFLE PRIZES inc. a
Cello football signed by Andy Reid donated by Reidy Bouncy Castles.
Helen Frain, Jana Grunova, Chris Tallon, Fintan Walsh,
Breeda Ward, Follow Brian McIntyre’s SingSongCycle across
Double bass America between July 2nd and mid-September on
Joe Gleeson, Patrick Fitzpatrick, Ken Jones Facebook, on Twitter @singsongcycle and on the
Wind and brass special webpage for his adventure at
Frank Lacey, sax, Matt McGuirk, tuba www.stagnesmusiccrumlin.com