About Us

Cantate is lively group of mixed voices formed in 2006 and perform a varied repertoire including rock n roll, songs from the musicals and contemporary classics something to appeal to all ages. 


Cantate won the Lynch Perpetual trophy at Feis Maitiu 2 years running, and have supported well known sopranos Majella Cullagh and Regina Nathan in concert. 


Cantate have performed Handel's Messiah with the East Cork Choral Society several times, and are regular performers at the Cope Foundation Irish Performing Arts Festival. 


In 2011, Cantate joined forces with the legendary Frank & Walters to perform a set of the Franks best known songs in the Pavilion Cork. We have also collaborated with the Franks lead singer Paul Linehan in performing and recording a song written by Paul especially for the Cork Volunteer Centre.


In 2014, Cantate won The Holy Trinity Perpetual Cup for Chamber Choirs at Feis Maitiu.


As well as performing at wedding ceremonies and corporate events, Cantate regularly perform at charity events throughout Cork.