Sligo Academy of Music Gala
The Sligo Academy of Music Gala event takes place every year, raising and donating funds to their chosen charity. This year's funds raised will be kindly donated towards the Hawks Well Renovation Fund. A wonderful line up features the Sligo Academy of Music Sinfonietta, Jazz Orchestra,Junior Orchestras and Voice Squad; the Summerhill College Choir; the County Sligo Golf Club Male Voice Choir, Sligo Gospel Choir and Jonathan Carter, Eoin Troy, Joe Hunt, Niamh Crowley, Keith O'Donnell and Leonard Dorrian.There will also be a surprise guest soloist on the night!
Founded in 2000 by its current Director of Music, Sligo-born musician Niamh Crowley, to create opportunities for instrumental tuition in the classical and jazz genres in the Northwest, SAM now boasts three orchestras, the Sinfonietta,the Junior and the Jazz Orchestras, who have played at various venues nationwide as well as the Czech Republic, Hungary, France and The Netherlands.This night promises to be a night of exceptional musicianship and a performance not to be missed.