Ballymena Festival 2019

1st Prize Winners

Congratulations to all the children who took part in the 2019 Ballymena Festival of Music, Speech and Drama.  Once again the children excelled themselves in both solo and group competitions.  This year the school was awarded the Festival Award for Primary Schools in the vocal music section.  In addition, the school senior choir won the Ballymena Festival of Britain Cup.  Individual pupils won The McCracken Cup, The McDonald Cup and The Irene Rea Memorial Cup.

Listed are the prize winners from the 2019 Ballymena Festival.

Vocal Music Prize winners 

ClassPlaceName
Junior Youth Unison Choir - Open1stSt. Colmcille's Senior Choir
Junior Youth Choir - Open2ndSt. Colmcille's Senior Choir
Junior Youth Choir - Y1-4 only2ndSt. Colmcille's Year 4 Choir
Boys Vocal 6 - 7 years1st
2nd
Odhran Hardy
Max Fazendeiro
Boys Vocal 8 - 9 years2ndLughan Hardy
Girls Vocal 6 - 7 years1st
2nd
3rd
HC
Thérese McAuley
Zara Scullion
Eimear McGroggan
Beth Hendron
Kacey McPartland
Georgia Roche
Girls Vocal 8 - 9 years2nd
HC
Ursula O'Loan
Emmie Clegg
Kara Dillon
Girls Vocal 10 - 11 years2ndAnna McMullan
Year 3 Vocal Solo2nd
3rd
HC
Georgia Roche
Beth Hendron
Sara Afronie
Sophie Burnside
Darcey Clarke
Kacey McPartland
Year 4 Vocal Solo2nd
3rd
HC
Zara Scullion
Thérese McAuley
Lughan Hardy
Ellie-Mae McConnell
Eimear McGroggan
Year 5 Vocal Solo1st
HC
Ursula O'Loan
Emmie Clegg
Olivia Workman
Year 6 Vocal Solo1st
HC
Anna McMullan
Niamh Cassidy
Maria Mitchell
Year 7 Vocal Solo3rd
HC
Cillian Walsh
Dona Noble
Nadine Roddy
Sacred Solo3rd
HC
Kitty McAuley
Éibhleann Ardiff
Iseult O'Loan

Speech & Drama Prize winners

ClassPlaceName
Choral Poem2nd
3rd
Year 7 Group B
Year 7 Group A
Year 1 Poem2ndCaleb Murphy
Year 2 Poem3rdKeila Jaceviciute
Emma Mitchell
Year 3 Poem3rdMyla Clegg
Year 5 Poem1st
2nd
3rd
Louis McMurray
Ursula O'Loan
Pearse Neeson
Year 6 PoemHCAoife McGuigan-Clarke
Year 7 Poem2ndIseult O'Loan

Instrumental Music Prize winners

ClassPlaceName
Duet for Strings2nd
HC
Éibhleann Ardiff & Nadine Roddy
Daria Condurache & Caoimhe McPartland
Violin Solo under 10 years2nd
3rd

HC
Ursual O'Loan
Maria Mitchell
Nicole Murray
Raluca Kaszoni
Violin Solo 10 years3rdCaoimhe McPartland
Violin Solo 11 years1st
HC
Éibheann Ardiff
Nadine Roddy
Viola Solo3rdEireann Macrory
Clarinet Solo2ndIseult O'Loan
Flute Solo2nd
3rd
Amelia Gallagher
Kitty McAuley