Top Anuna Albums
click on the album covers to see the lyrics inside the album
Revelation
Revelation
[2015]
Illuminations
Illuminations
[2014]
Anuna
Anuna
[2012]
Illumination
Illumination
[2012]
Christmas With Anúna
Christmas With Anúna
[2010]
Sanctus
Sanctus
[2009]
Christmas Memories
Christmas Memories
[2008]
Sensation
Sensation
[2006]
Behind the Closed Eye
Behind the Closed Eye
[2003]
Cynara
Cynara
[2000]
Deep Dead Blue
Deep Dead Blue
[1999]
Omnis
Omnis
[1995]
Related Information for Anuna
Irish choral music has little history before the latter part of the twentieth century. This is somewhat understandable for a country often subjugated, but with such a strong indigenous musical identity of its own. In 1987 Dublin composer Michael McGlynn founded ANÚNA, Ireland's National Choir. Much of the group's repertoire explores the relationship between traditional choral ideas in combination with the musical heritage of McGlynn's native land. The choir's name, originally An Uaithne, derives from the collective term for the three ancient types of Irish music, Suantraí (lullaby), Geantraí (happy song) and Goltraí (lament). They have, over the last quarter century, created a unique choral voice for Ireland, receiving w... read more