Eilir Owen Griffiths has established himself as one of the most dynamic conductors in Wales. He conducts three choirs; CF1, Godreâ€™r Garth and Trinity College. His main choral achievements include many awards from the Urdd and National Eisteddfod, the Youth Choir and â€˜CÃ´r Cymruâ€™ in 2005 and 2007 and â€˜CÃ´r yr WÅ·lâ€™ (â€˜Choir of the Festivalâ€™) at the National Eisteddfod in 2005.
As well as competing, Eilir has prepared choirs for various important events such as the opening of the Millennium Centre, a community performance of Carmina Burana in St Davidâ€™s Hall, a Concert to celebrate Trinity Collegeâ€™s University Status and entertainment before several International matches at the Millennium Stadium.
Eilirâ€™s day job is as a music tutor and cultural organiser for Trinity College, Carmarthen and he is also the Artistic Director of Trinity Collegeâ€™s Arts Festival. When Eilir isnâ€™t working or conducting, he spends his time composing music and has accepted many awards for his work including â€˜Tlws y Cerddorâ€™ in the 2008 National Eisteddfod in Cardiff.
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