St. Brendan’s hit all the right notes

St. Brendan's Choir with The Three Tenors Ireland on Saturday.

St. Brendan's Choir with The Three Tenors Ireland on Saturday.

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St. Brendan’s Primary School Choir had the honour of performing with The Three Tenors Ireland on Saturday night in Armagh’s Market Place Theatre.

The choir performed ‘Your Heart Will Lead You Home’ from Disney’s The Tigger Movie, as well as performing with Ireland’s leading tenor sensations, The Three Tenors Ireland, during their rendition of Leonard Cohen’s ‘Hallelujah’. The choir comprises of children from P5 to P7, are led by Miss Rachel O’Hara and were accompanied by Ms Pat McAlinden.

Pupils from St. Brendan's prepare to go onstage.

Pupils from St. Brendan's prepare to go onstage.

They perform at a number of events each year, including The Derry City of Culture Festival and The Peace Proms, and has also produced a number of CDs to raise money for charity.

Lisa French, Acting Principal of St. Brendan’s Primary School, said that Saturday had been a fabulous occasion for the pupils and one that “our choir members and school will treasure for many years to come.”

A video of the peformance can be viewed on the school website at www.stbrendansprimaryschool.com

Pupils show no signs of pre-performance nerves in the dressing room.

Pupils show no signs of pre-performance nerves in the dressing room.