Top opportunity for young organists – registration opens for this year’s Northern Ireland Organ Competition

The Northern Ireland International Organ Competition, which takes place between 13th and 15th August in Armagh, has grown into an excellent opportunity for organists age 21 and under.  This year there are increased prize funds, and recital opportunities for senior category prize winners at a range of international venues, including St Thomas Church Fifth Avenue New York, Westminster Abbey, Stockholm Cathedral,  King's College, Cambridge, Notre-Dame-d'Auteuil Paris, St Michaels, Dún Laoghaire, and St Michael's Cornhill, London. Recognising the exceptional work of their Patron, Dame Gillian Weir, the NIIOC has commissioned a bespoke medal, created by the Belfast School of Art at…

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