Kathy Fahey is composer, director and co-producer of ‘Fainne Oir‘.
Kathy Fahey is composer and co-producer of ‘Fainne Oir’. From the age of 12, Kathy has worked with choirs, both teaching and as an accompanist at local church services and weddings. At 18 she was teaching piano and not long after started training her first adult choir. Kathy is presently Director of several award-winning choirs including Castlebar Gospel Choir, Vocalessence Ladies Choir, Ev’ry Voice Community Choir, The Troubadours, Vox Fusion, Belcarra Local Parish Choir and Children’s Choir. She was appointed Conductor of Mayo Concert Orchestra in 2017. Choral groups under Kathy’s direction have performed in prestigious places like Dublin Castle, the American Ambassador’s Residence (Dublin), The National Concert Hall (Dublin), Christchurch Cathedral (Dublin), INEC (Killarney) the ‘Late Late Toy Show’.
This is Kathy’s first major composition and it is fitting that the Mayo Concert Orchestra has been the first to perform it!