To celebrate the musical culture of the city which Cork City Library has been a part of for over 40 years.
To engage all citizens of the city in its vibrant musical life
Form a connection with the new communities of Ballincollig, Blarney and Glanmire through our shared musical heritage
Compounding the We Are Cork brand
The winning song will be announced at a performance of the 10 songs in The City Library MC’d by a local personality/musician
- Put out a call to the people of Cork City to nominate their favourite song by an Irish artist along with their reason for nominating it.
- A shortlist of 10 songs will be compiled by an independent jury
- A CD of the 10 songs produced performed by local musicians
- 2 of the short-listed songs to be featured on a local radio station/TV programme each week, with a short discussion
- The public will vote on their favourite song through well publicised polling boxes in public spaces throughout the city and on online.
Please note that the details of events listed above are provided by the relevant Local Authorities.