Musical strains of SHS students heard ‘Nationwide’

CHOIR and Orchestra students from Tullamore’s Sacred Heart School featured on RTE’s Nationwide programme recently.

CHOIR and Orchestra students from Tullamore’s Sacred Heart School featured on RTE’s Nationwide programme recently.

The programme explored the various activities of the forthcoming Feis Ceoil in the RDS which is in its one hundred and sixteenth year.

SHS students have been competing in the Feis for over twenty years under the musical direction of Regina McCarthy. They have won many accolades during this time and both Junior and Senior choirs attended this years event.

Next week the school orchestra comprising of eighty students will also compete in the Feis.