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The winner of 31st EGP 2019 – Youth Choir »Kamēr…« from Latvia

We have the winner of the 31st European Grand Prix for Choral Singing 2019 that was held last night in Arezzo, Italy! Congratulations to the Youth Choir »Kamēr…« from Riga, Latvia, and the conductor Aivis Greters (last year's winner of the Tolosa Choral Competition). The five participating choirs have offered performances of the highest quality making the 31st edition unforgettable. Congratulations to all! Other finalists were: - Imusicapella Chamber Choir, Conductor Tristan Ignacio (Imus City, Cavite Province, Philippines), winner of the International May Choir Competition 2018, VARNA, BULGARIA, and the Tours Vocal Competition 2018, Tours, France; - Somnium Ensemble, Conductor [...]

2019-08-25T02:26:52+00:0025 August 2019|Arezzo|

Padjadjaran University Choir is the winner of Arezzo 2019

Congratulations to the Padjadjaran University Choir and conductor Arvin Zeinullah from Bandung (Indonesia) on winning the 67th International Choral Competition Arezzo 2019. We wish the Arezzo winner all the best at the European Grand Prix for Choral singing finale 2020 in Debrecen, Hungary.   AREZZO W: https://www.polifonico.org/en FB: https://www.facebook.com/PolifonicoArezzo/      

2019-09-02T22:41:09+00:0025 August 2019|Arezzo|

EGP final 2019 in Arezzo – finalists

European Grand Prix for Choral Singing Final 2019 will be held on 24 August 2019 at 9 p.m. in the Church Santa Maria della Pieve, Arezzo. The entrance is free. Finalists: Imusicapella Chamber Choir, Conductor Tristan Ignacio (Imus City, Cavite Province, Philippines) Winner of the International May Choir Competition 2018 VARNA, BULGARIA and the Tours Vocal Competition 2018 TOURS, FRANCE Somnium Ensemble, Conductor Tatu Erkkilä (Helsinki, Finland) Second place* at the Tours Vocal Competition 2018 TOURS, FRANCE *Since the winner of Tours, Imusicapella Chamber Choir, already won the Grand Prix in Varna, the second choir at the [...]

2019-08-25T01:30:34+00:007 August 2019|Arezzo|

Selected choirs for the 51st Tolosa Choral Contest – Tolosa, Basque Country, Spain

25 choirs applied this year for the next 51st Tolosa Choral Contest. After a rigorous selection the artistic committee has selected 10 chamber choirs and 6 vocal groups to compete at the competition which will be held from October 31st to November 3rd, 2019. These are the selected choirs:   SELECTED CHOIRS for the 51st Tolosa Choral Contest – Tolosa, Basque Country, Spain October 31st – November 3rd, 2019 CHAMBER CHOIRS AURUM (SPAIN) BATAVIA MADRIGAL SINGERS (INDONESIA) BEL CANTO VILNIUS (LITHUANIA) CHÔR 441Hz (POLAND) COLLEGIUM MUSICUM BERLIN CHAMBER CHOIR (GERMANY) CONSOLATIO CHOIR UNIVERSITAS SUMATERA UTARA (INDONESIA) CORO GAOS (SPAIN) [...]

2019-08-23T17:11:50+00:0012 June 2019|Tolosa|

The winner of Tours 2019 is Latvian Choir SŌLA

2019 Tours PRIZE LIST Grand Prix de la ville de Tours : – Choir SŌLA of the Latvian academy of Culture – Riga – Lettonie Conductor: Kaspars ADAMSONS Arthur Oldham’s conductor’s Prize : – E Stuudio Youth Choir – Tartu – Estonie Conductor: Külli LOKKO Prize of the best staging : – Batavia Madrigal Singers – Jakarta – Indonésie Conductor: Avip Priatna Prize of the Ministry of Culture and Communication : – E Stuudio Youth Choir – Tartu – Estonie Conductor: Külli LOKKO Audience Prize : – Batavia Madrigal Singers – Jakarta – Indonésie Conductor: Avip Priatna Prize for a [...]

2019-08-25T00:38:59+00:004 June 2019|Tours|

Grand Prix Varna 2019 to the Good Hope School Choir from China

The official ceremony of prizewinners on the 40th edition of  INTERNATIONAL MAY CHOIR COMPETITION “PROF. GEORGI DIMITROV” 2019 has become a strong emotional experience after the announcement of GRAND PRIX VARNA 2019. The award was given to Good Hope School Choir Hong Kong, China, conductor Melody Tang. Congratulations! Photos >> More information about the prizes in the different categories can be found on our new website: W: www.choircomp.org FB: International-May-Choir-Competition-Prof-Georgi-Dimitrov-Varna

2019-08-23T17:12:28+00:0020 May 2019|Varna|

The selected choirs for the 40th Varna International May Choir Competition

After the meeting on 25.02.2019 the Organizing Committee has selected the following choirs to participate in 40th INTERNATIONAL MAY CHOIR COMPETITION “PROF. GEORGI DIMITROV”, which will be held from 16th to 19th of May, 2019. Choirs: Andong Boys & Girls Choir - Andong, South Korea Chamber Choir »Cantabile« - Kamenka, Ukraine Good Hope School Choir - Hong Kong, China Chamber Girls’ Choir by KSSMS M. Lysenko - Kiev, Ukraine Novi Sad Chamber Choir - Novi Sad, Serbia Avrora Children’s Choir - Moscow, Russia Choir »Alla Breve« - Odorheiu Secuiesc, Romania Los Cantantes de Manila - Manila, Philippines Choir »Simeonis« [...]

2019-08-23T17:13:02+00:0010 May 2019|Varna|

Gallus – Maribor official results

Prize giving ceremony started with the Festival hymn Musica noster amor by Jacobus Handl Gallus performed by all the participants, conductor Matija Varl. Results and awards: http://www.jskd.si/maribor/en/results-and-awards.html W: http://www.jskd.si/maribor/ FB: Facebook Gallus – Maribor International Choral Competition PHOTOGALLERY > VIDEOGALLERY >

2019-08-23T17:13:39+00:0015 April 2019|Maribor|

Grand Prix of Maribor 2019 to the Jāzeps Vitols Latvian Music Academy Mixed Choir

Congratulations to Jāzeps Vitols Latvian Music Academy Mixed Choir, cond. Jānis Ozols on winning 15th International Choral Competition Gallus – Maribor 2019. We thank all the participating choirs to create exceptionally successfull weekend of choral singing. We are honored to host choirs of such high quality that offered us so many musical pleasures. We wish the Gallus-Maribor winner all the best at the European Grand Prix for Choral singing finale 2020 in Debrecen, Hungary. Other results to follow shortly. Follow us on Facebook Gallus - Maribor International Choral Competition Photogallery: https://www.jskd.si/maribor/si/mb_2019_si/fotogalerija_mb_2019.html Videogallery: https://www.jskd.si/maribor/si/mb_2019_si/videogalerija_mb_2019.html

2019-04-15T10:09:38+00:0015 April 2019|Maribor|

Maribor to welcome outstanding singers from all around the world for the 15th time

Maribor, April 2019 From Friday 12th to Sunday 14th April, the Union Hall in Maribor will once again host the prestigious Gallus International Choral Competition – Maribor 2019, which takes place every two years and is known globally as one of the toughest competitions of its kind. The winner will go on to qualify for the European Grand Prix for Choral Singing held in July 2020 in Debrecen, Hungary. Thirteen groups will take part in this competition, which is being held in Maribor for the fifteenth time, of which there are eight mixed choirs, one female and one male choir, [...]

2019-04-15T09:30:40+00:008 April 2019|Maribor|
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