DUBLIN - September 16, 2010 - On the 25th September, The CCD will be hosting its first official concert of the opening season, the Dublin International Gospel Music Festival.

The programme was announced last week with a fantastic line up celebrating Irish Gospel music and solo artists, including The Dublin Gospel Choir and Sinéad O’Connor.  

Highlights of the festival programme include:

  • The Dublin Gospel Choir – Ireland’s most successful gospel musicians
  • The Redeemed Christian Church of God Praise Choir.
  • The Discovery Gospel Choir – one of Ireland’s most exciting intercultural choral groups, with members from over 12 countries from China and Poland to Zimbabwe.
  • ·         Gospo Remix with Yves Nahishakiye from Burundi
  • Alva – a solo singer whose powerful voice will deliver inspirational gospel music.
  • Sinéad O’Connor (performing songs from her album Theology)
  • Shaz Oye – a solo singer whose eclectic sound resonates with modern audiences