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Sep

25

14th Annual Choral Festival of the Aegean’s ”Young Artist Opera and Oratorio Competition”

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Competition open to singers of all voice types between the ages of 22 and 32 years of age. Audition application and two-page resume must be submitted by email. Youtube or MP3 recordings must include one aria and one oratorio selection performed within the past 12 months. Apply before December 15, 2017. During the festival, contestants will perform two arias and one oratorio work of their choice on the final public concert.

Contact: MidAmerica Productions, Zui Tao

Email: opera.competition@midamerica-music.com

Website: http://www.festivaloftheaegean.com/

Press Release – Syros Opera Competition

Sep

22

Call for Book or Chapter Proposals: Music and Brain Research (deadline: March 13, 2018)

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Vernon Press invites book or chapter proposals on the theme of “Music and Brain Research” for our book series in Cognitive Science and Psychology. All areas of study, with the common goal of representing the current state of music perception and cognitive neuroscience of music, are encouraged to submit, including disciplines such as Psychology, Anthropology, Neuroscience, Philosophy, Education, Musicology and more. Contributions may be monographs, chapters, or edited collections of original chapters.

Possible topics include (non-comprehensive list):

brain correlates of music processing
brain plasticity & other benefits of music in the brain
resiliency of the musical brain
cognitive, affective and motor components of music perception
computational and neuroscientific bases of musical understanding and behavior
why is music special? neurobiological mechanisms underlying amusia

How to submit your proposal: Please submit one-page monograph proposals at submissions@vernonpress.com including an annotated summary/motivation, a short biographical note and (if applicable) a list of similar titles. Proposals that treat other topics in Cognitive Science […]

Sep

21

European Music Council Webinars about Music and Entrepreneurship

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Via the ERASMUS+ funded project STAMP, the European Music Council (EMC) offers a unique possibility to provide you with a free online course of a series of 12 webinars about music and entrepreneurship. There is no restriction whatsoever for the participation.

Within this online course, EMC will address certain issues that entrepreneurs in music are facing nowadays such as “How to sell tickets in one minute” and help them to navigate their musical pathway in the 21st century e.g. with the webinar “Find your place in the value chain”.

So spread the word and register here!

European Music Council
Website: www.emc-imc.org

Sep

14

47th International Competition Florilège Vocal de Tours

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The 47th edition of the Florilège Vocal de Tours, International Competition for Choral Singing, will be held from June 1st to 3rd, 2018.

Two categories: choirs (mixed or equal voices) and vocal ensembles (mixed or equal voices). Open to all singers above the age of 15 on May 31st 2018. Compulsory program, Renaissance competition, free program and Grand Prix. The winner of the Grand Prix will be selected for the next European Grand Prix for Choral Singing.

Applications are open until November 15th 2017 for choirs willing to take part in this unique celebration of vocal music!

Come and join us for this wonderful event, in the heart of the beautiful Loire Valley in France.
All information available at http://www.florilegevocal.com or contact@florilegevocal.com

Sep

05

Golden Voices of Barcelona, Spain, 8-12 July 2018

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For both professional and amateur choirs from all around the world.

Contact: Fiestalonia Milenio, SLU

Email: info@fiestalonia.net

Website: https://fiestalonia.net/fest/golden-voices-of-barcelona-2/

Sep

05

Golden Voices of Montserrat! International Contest, Catalunia, Spain, 18-22 Mar 2018

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Taking place in Spain, this is one of the most biggest and incredible contest for choirs from all over the world. Contest day, master class, recording of the song in studio, flash mob and gala concert is waiting for you!

Contact: Fiestalonia Milenio, SLU

Email: info@fiestalonia.net

Website: https://fiestalonia.net/fest/golden-voices-montserrat/

Aug

30

International Symposium on Singing and Song II, June 27-29, 2018

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St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

Call for Paper and Presentations

The second International Symposium on Singing and Song (June 27-29, 2018) will bring together scholars, performers and pedagogues, representing diverse disciplines, to share international perspectives, research and practices associated with singing and song.

Proposal submissions are invited that address multi-faceted contexts of singing and song such as artistic, physiological, cultural, sociological, historical, pedagogical, compositional, psychological, medical…and beyond! Symposium programming will include keynote and delegate presentations, performances, social gatherings, and opportunities for stimulating dialogue and networking.

The International Symposium on Singing and Song II, presented by The Singing Network, welcomes both traditional and imaginative presentation formats. Individual and collaborative submissions are welcome. Accepted submissions will be grouped thematically by the program committee. Selected papers and presentations will be published in the International Symposium on Singing and Song II e-proceedings. Please submit proposals using the online Proposal Form.

Paper/Presentation Proposals are due October 15, 2017.

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May

31

Documenting 21C

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Documenting 21C, a French non-profit organization, makes short films highlighting projects that foster the transformation of societies and people as a result of musical practice and innovative artistic processes, contributing to a more participatory and collaborative vision of the world.

‘’In southern Madagascar, in Toliara, a choir allows 150 young girls living in extreme poverty to regain the joy of life through choral singing. This practice of music transforms their life, but also that of an unexpected audience, of inmates…’’

More info at contact@documenting21c.com

‘’Un chœur qui sauve des vies’’: http://documenting21c.com/#video_choeur_sauve

‘’A Choir That Saves Lives’’: http://documenting21c.com/?lang=en#video_choeur_sauve

‘’Un coro que salva vidas’’: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Zc8xfcBEgo

Feb

06

9th Musica Eterna Roma International Choir Festival and Competition – July 11-15, 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