Latest News


Aug 29, 2014

Choral Evensong from the Charles Wood Festival and Summer School will be broadcast on BBC Radio 3 on Wednesday 3rd September at 3.30pm.


Aug 23, 2014
'Come and Sing' at our Hymn Festival in the Methodist Church on Sunday 24 August at 3pm.

Aug 23, 2014
David Hill and Philip Scriven will give a concert in the Roman Catholic Cathedral this evening at 5.50pm. Admission is free!

Aug 22, 2014

Paul Farrington will introduce the Singers' Concert in First Presbyterian Church on Saturday 23 August at 12 noon.


Aug 22, 2014
The Charles Wood Singers, conducted by David Hill, will give a concert this evening in the Church of Ireland Cathedral at 8pm.

Aug 21, 2014

Paul Farrington holds his second vocal workshop of the week this evening at 7pm in the Music Hall, Vicars' Hill.


Aug 20, 2014
Thursday's lunchtime concert will be given by flautist Andrew Douglas, trombonist John Gamble and treble / violinist Jamie Howe.

Aug 20, 2014

The Charles Wood Singers, conducted by David Hill, will give a concert in the Roman Catholic Cathedral at 8.15pm tonight.


Aug 19, 2014
Our second lunchtime concert of the week features pianist Emma Kirkland, soprano Claudia Clendinning, and several of Pat McAlinden's students on Wednesday 20th @ 1.10pm in First Presbyterian Church.

Aug 19, 2014
Philip Scriven will present a programme of organ music, performed by organists associated with the Northern Ireland International Organ Competition and the Charles Wood Festival in St Malachy's Church at 8.30pm tonight.

Aug 19, 2014
Our lunchtime concert series begins today with tenor / counter-tenor Rob Waters in First Presbyterian Church at 1.10pm.

Aug 18, 2014
The Northern Ireland International Organ Competition will commence today at 3pm in the Church of Ireland Cathedral.

Aug 15, 2014
The Charles Wood Festival and Summer School will begin with an organ recital by Frederic Blanc, and choral music by Gaudeamus in the Church of Ireland Cathedral on 17th August @ 8pm.

Aug 11, 2014
Less than one week to go to this year's Festival and Summer School. Come along to Armagh from 17th-24th August and enjoy some fabulous music.

Aug 6, 2014
The Senior Class will now commence at the later time of 3pm on Monday 18th August.

Jul 12, 2014
Download a brochure here or request a copy from Armagh Visitor Information Centre.

Jun 18, 2014
The Choir of St Michael's Grammar School, Melbourne, Australia will give a concert on Tuesday 1 July at 7.30pm in St Patricks's Church of Ireland Cathedral, Armagh.

May 27, 2014
A provisional programme of events for this year's Festival of Music is now available.

Apr 1, 2014
Our next Young Performers' Concert will be held on Friday 25th April at 8pm in St Patrick's Church of Ireland Cathedral, Armagh. Admission £10: Concession £7.

Feb 7, 2014
We are delighted to welcome back David Hill as our Artistic Director, Philip Scriven as Organist and Associate Conductor and Judith Gannon as Assistant Conductor.

Jan 7, 2014
Clips of the Charles Wood Singers performing at our Gala Concert in August 2013 are now on YouTube.

Dec 10, 2013

Next year's Charles Wood Festival of Music and Summer School will be held on 17-24 August.