Feb

23

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

Feb

16

Conducting 21C: Musical Leadership for a New Century

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New Application deadline: March 25, 2017
Stockholm, Sweden, 15-20 June 2017

The C21C aims to provide conductors with professional development by combining artistic excellence and social justice. Emerging and experienced conductors alike will develop powerfully creative, profoundly artistic, and compassionate approaches for musical leadership through master classes and workshops.

Workshop Leaders:

André de Quadros
Lone Larsen
Agneta Josephson

Choir in residence: Manado State University Choir, Indonesia

New Application deadline: March 25, 2017

Info: www.conducting21C.com

Feb

06

9th Musica Eterna Roma International Choir Festival and Competition – July 4-8, 2018 (Rome, Italy)

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All roads lead to Rome in 2018 as well.
Choirs can apply in different categories like Mixed, Male, Female, Senior Choirs, Musica Sacra, Children and Youth Choirs and Gospel/Spiritual and/or take part in other educational festival activities, such as Evaluation Performance, Individual Coaching, ‘meeting in music’ Friendship Concerts and more.

Deadline for registration: February 15, 2018
Early bird deadline: November 30, 2017

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZIl_Xr3IYIA&spfreload=10
For further information please contact:

meeting music
Konrad Adenauer Str. 36
35415 Pohlheim
Germany

tel: +49 6403 9784225
info@meeting-music.com
www.meeting-music.com

Feb

02

3rd Beira Interior International Choir Festival and Competition – October 3-7, 2018 Fundão (Portugal)

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Meet the choral scene in Portugal. Register in categories for Mixed, Male, Female and Chamber Choirs, Children & Youth Choirs, performing in Sacred Choral Music, Folklore, Gospel, Pop & Modern categories. Choirs have the opportunity to participate in the event without competing in Evaluation Performance, Individual Coaching, Voice Training and Friendship Concerts. The non-competitive participation is also open to choirs, who want to take part in the competition as well.

Deadline for registration: April 30, 2018
Early bird deadline: February 15, 2018

For further information please contact:

meeting music
Konrad Adenauer Str. 36
35415 Pohlheim
Germany

tel: +49 6403 9784225
info@meeting-music.com
www.meeting-music.com

Feb

02

3rd International Choral Celebration and Laurea Mundi Budapest May 18-22, 2018 Budapest (Hungary)

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Be a participant in the The Laurea Mundi Open Competition and the Grand Prix of Choral Music.
Choirs may compete in the following well liked categories: Children’s and Youth Choirs, Female, Male and Mixed Choirs, Musica Sacra, Pop, Jazz, Gospel, Modern & Folklore, Chamber Choirs & Vocal.

Deadline for registration: January 05, 2018
Early bird deadline: October 05, 2017

For further information please contact:

meeting music
Konrad Adenauer Str. 36
35415 Pohlheim
Germany

tel: +49 6403 9784225
info@meeting-music.com
www.meeting-music.com

Feb

02

New Date! 12th In… Canto sul Garda International Choir Festival and Competition October 14-18, 2017, Riva del Garda (Italy)

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In 2015 more than 450 singers came from 10 countries to share their musical knowledge and sing together in one of the most beautiful parts of Italy.

We can proudly say that not only the festival scene is stunning but the performances always amaze as well the Jury and the audience. You could be the next…

Deadline for registration: March 20, 2017
Early bird deadline: January 31, 2017

For further information please contact:

meeting music
Konrad Adenauer Str. 36
35415 Pohlheim
Germany

tel: +49 6403 9784225
info@meeting-music.com
www.meeting-music.com

Feb

02

6th PER MUSICAM AD ASTRA International Copernicus Choir Festival and Competition June 27-July 1, 2018 Toruń (Poland)

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If you liked this event in previous years, or you are curious about this miracle little town, come to Poland in 2018 as well.
http://meeting-music.com/index.php?id=626&L=1

Deadline for registration: February 25, 2018
Early bird deadline: December 15, 2017

For further information please contact:

meeting music
Konrad Adenauer Str. 36
35415 Pohlheim
Germany

tel: +49 6403 9784225
info@meeting-music.com
www.meeting-music.com

Feb

02

16th Venezia in Musica International Choir Festival and Competition April 28-May 2, 2018 Caorle, Venice (Italy)

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This will be the 16th time we will meet in this beautiful place!

Choirs can register in categories such as Mixed, Male and Female Choirs, with or without requirements, Children and Youth Choirs, Musica Sacra and Folklore.
Choirs that choose to participate to the event without competing may take part in other educational festival activities as well: Evaluation Performance, Individual Coaching and ‘Meeting in Music’ concerts. Choirs can also take part in Friendship Concerts ONLY.

Deadline for registration: January 30, 2018
Early bird deadline: November 30, 2017

For further information please contact:

meeting music
Konrad Adenauer Str. 36
35415 Pohlheim
Germany

tel: +49 6403 9784225
info@meeting-music.com
www.meeting-music.com

Feb

01

15th Concorso Corale Internazionale International Choir Festival and Competition March 25-29, 2018 Riva del Garda (Italy)

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Meet again at the successful “Concorso Corale Internazionale” and be happy at the 15th edition of this well-known choir festival in Riva del Garda, Italy. Choirs may compete in categories for Mixed, Male and Female and Senior Choirs, Children & Youth Choirs and Musica Sacra. Meet choirs from around the world and experience wonderful days of choral music, excellent competitions as well as great Evening and Friendship Concerts. The category winners will present their skills again when singing for the best evaluation in the Grand Prize Competition.

Deadline for registration: November 30, 2017
Early bird deadline: September 30, 2017

For further information please contact:

meeting music
Konrad Adenauer Str. 36
35415 Pohlheim
Germany

tel: +49 6403 9784225
info@meeting-music.com
www.meeting-music.com

Feb

01

2017 Call for IFCM Board of Directors Election

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The International Federation for Choral Music calls for candidates to fill positions on the IFCM Board of Directors and at the Presidency for terms beginning in August 2017. All candidate applications must be sent through these links before April 15, 2017:

http://ifcm.net/home-elections/
http://ifcm.net/run-to-be-part-of-the-new-board/
http://ifcm.net/run-to-be-the-new-president/