Adjudicators

Gillian Williams (Instrumental)

Dublin-born Gillian Williams is widely regarded as one of Ireland’s most gifted violinists. A precocious talent, she picked up the first of a string of awards, First Prizes and Gold Medals at the age of seven….

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Maria McGarry (Instrumental)

 ‘..captivating..’  The Sunday Business Post ‘..passionate in her rapt intensity  and in her conviction…’  The Irish Times ‘..a model of how to let music speak for itself…’ The Sunday Tribune One of Ireland’s leading pianists,…

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Mark Fitzgerald (Instrumental)

Mark Fitzgerald is a conductor, freelance trumpet player and music educator specialising in brass teaching and hails from Waterford City. He began his musical career while at Primary School when he joined the Mount Sion…

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Patricia Mulligan (Speech & Drama)

A.T.C.L[T.D],G.M.,[NEA], M.S.T.S.D[Reg Rep and adjudicator] A.D.C.I./ Examiner New Era Academy London. Patricia, from Banbridge in Co. Down in Northern Ireland, runs a very successful Speech and Drama School. She teaches pupils from 4 years old…

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Emer Casey (Speech & Drama)

A native of Derry, Emer has been living and working in Dublin most of her adult life.  She is an honours English graduate of Trinity College and also holds a Postgraduate Certificate in Secondary Education…

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Alison Pearce (Vocal)

We are delighted to welcome back again this year, soprano Alison Pearce as our 2019 Vocal Adjudicator. Alison Pearce is of Celtic origin and has a distinguished international career as a soprano soloist in opera,…

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Patricia Reynolds (Speech & Drama)

Patricia Reynolds, owner and director of The Reynolds Academy of Performing Arts called, R.A.P.A. Drama in Dundalk, Co. Louth. She has been teaching for more than 29 years and is very experienced in every aspect…

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