From the age of 9yrs Imelda studied piano and after completing grade 8 she prepared children for the Royal Irish Academy of Music up to grade 6. Since September 2010, Imelda is the Choral Director of Aspiro’s Junior Choir.
Aspiro Junior Choir gets plenty of opportunities to perform as part of Aspiro’s major public performances as well as in house performances directed by Imelda. As part of her professional development Imelda works alongside Mary Amond O’Brien on a weekly basis with Aspiro girls and also Aspiro’s primary school outreach programme. She has developed fundamental skills necessary to providing children with a solid foundation to sing well. Imelda has developed skills in ear training, rhythm, sight reading and vocal pedagogy. Imelda also directs the children’s choir in Graiguecullen Parish, approx. 35 members ranging from 5 – 12yrs, accompanied by young musicians.