Stand with our fellow European Citizens during this challenging time and sing. Join us live from your home on Friday 8th May at 2pm and sing the European National Anthem, Ode to Joy. Our organist Mr. Peter Barley will perform from Limerick’s medieval cathedral and we invite the citizens of Limerick city and county to join us and sing with him.
Some fun facts about Ode to Joy:
- A famous musical piece written by Ludwig van Beethoven
- It is the European Anthem
- Also a poem written by Friedrich Schiller
- Beethoven’s final complete symphony
- It marks the first time a famous composer used voices in a symphony
St Mary's Cathedral, Bridge Street, Limerick City V94 E068