Grant Park Music Festival Chorus Director Christopher Bell

From Ireland with Love

The popular a cappella choral concert in the park returns. This year the Grant Park Music Festival's Chorus Director and resident Irishman Christopher Bell leads a program devoted to music from the Emerald Isle.


Grant Park Chorus

Christopher Bell, Chorus Director


Charles Stanford: Three Motets

Ēriks Ešenvalds: Danny Boy

arr. Leslie Hewlett: Paddy McGinty’s Goat

David Fennessy: chOirland

Select traditional Irish tunes:

   The Gartan Mother’s Lullaby

   The Wearing of the Green

   Bold Fenian Men

Desmond Earley: Parting Glass

Erik Jones: I’ll Tell My Ma

and more.