1st AFRICA CANTAT in Kinshasa (Democratic Republic of Congo), August 6-12, 2017

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Initiated by the African Confederation of Choral Music -ACCM- with the support of the Congolese Federation of Choral Music and the partnership of IFCM, A Coeur Joie International and Europa Cantat, the festival will be an ideal crossroad to discover and exchange around the rich authenticity of the African choral heritage.

50 choirs are expected at this great festival of choral music, the most prestigious of Africa. Renowned conductors are invited to lead workshops: Nestor Zadoff (Argentina), Raymond Wise (USA), Cristian Grases (USA/Venezuela), Thierry Thiebaut (France), Xavier Haag (Belgium), Jan Schumacher (Germany), Denis Thuillier (France), Sidumo Jacobs (South Africa), and many others.

Download the Africa Cantat brochure here