Quiz Round 9 -
When and where were The Priests asked to throw “snowballs” into the audience -
Apart from “Bring him home”, which is Fr Eugene’s other favourite song of “Les Misérables” that he would like to record once?
Can you name the musical era Fr Martin loves best?
In which Southeastern Asian country do The Priests have a very big fan base?
Of The Priests, who loves gardening, art galleries and collecting antiques? And apart from these – what else does he like doing?
Of The Priests, who was ordained in a church called “All Saints Church”?
When he was growing up, Fr Eugene “often fancied himself as a cook”. (Quote: “I fancied myself as many things, it must be said!”) What kind of dish did he learn to prepare that was served to almost any visitor who came into his parents’ house, whether they liked it or not?
“The Singing is only as convincing as the person who sings!” Of The Priests, who said that?
Fr David has five siblings, one brother and four sisters. Would you know who of them is older than himself?
Who was the last to finish clapping during The Priests’ performance in BCC on 3 February 2009? (Note: BCC is no typo!)
When and where was Fr Eugene taught by Sr Gertie Magill (who was a member of which order)?
Of The Priests, who was warned by a friend about the perils of celebrity (“You won’t change much, but people’s perception of you will change!”), but insisted that nevertheless all three would always “keep each other grounded”?
Of The Priests, who has been writing poetry from an early age and is described as a “gifted poet” by the other two?
Who was the support act during The Priests 2009 UK Tour?
When and where did The Priests’ second album launch event take place – and what important announcement did they make during the evening?
The Priests were filmed by PBS in the past for broadcasts across the United States. When and where were how many resulting PBS-
When was “Harmony” released in Europe?
Fr Eugene has won many awards at local musical festivals and is a regular guest of Fortwilliam Musical Society, Castleward Opera and Lyric Opera Productions Dublin, playing roles like … ?
Name a few (can be operetta, opera, plays and others)!
How did Fr Martin describe the meaning of “Harmony” for himself?
Fr David celebrated a birthday during both tours in 2009 and 2010. With what kind of surprise was he presented in June 2010 – while on stage where?
Of The Priests, who is said to play the best piano – and whose help did the other two Fathers want to enlist in the next life regarding that matter?
From whom came the request that The Priests’ Charitable Foundation would support a school in Cambodia?
The Priests performed already twice at St. Paul’s Basilica in Toronto – when?
The Priests were once asked if there were any special venues where they’d love to sing. What did they answer?
To whom of his great local fans gave Fr Eugene a selection of Platinum Discs for a while to have on display – and why did he do that?
During Fr Martin’s time of being the advisor for religious education in Down and Connor (which was only part of his job since he was also based in a parish), for how many schools was he responsible?
Between 2002 -
In February 2010, The Priests were invited to join forces with some of UK’s most highly acclaimed classical artists to record… what piece... for what occasion?
During their trip to Leipzig in March 2010 The Priests met a “global phenomenon” whose first Youtube clip had millions of hits the year before. Whom did they meet?
Answers for Round 9
“There is a multiplicity of wells from which I draw life-
these being principally faith, family and friends,
prayer, priesthood and parishioners, music and the natural world.”