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/

Sep

05

Workshop with Colin Touchin, Lloret de Mar, Spain, 18-22 Mar 2018

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Rehearsal planning, concert schedules, maximising time; Rehearsal discipline and organisation; creating areas of responsibility within the choir; Programme planning for audiences; building the choral community; Mixing with other singers – blending choral tones and styles; Adjudication issues – what do adjudicators listen and look for? what gets higher or lower marks?

Contact: Fiestalonia Milenio, SLU

Email: info@fiestalonia.net

Website: www.fiestalonia.net

Aug

31

International Choral Composition Competition Alberto Grau, 25 September 2017

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The International Choral Composition Competition Alberto Grau is a tribute to the trajectory of this famous Venezuelan composer, arranger and conductor who will turn 80 in November 2017. The main objective of this competition is to promote the creation of choral music, to encourage the growth, renewal and diffusion of repertoire written in Spanish for mixed and equal voices in the 21st century. The International jury is composed by Robert Sund (Sweden), Javier Busto (Spain), Zimfira Poloz (Kazakhstan-Canada), César Alejandro Carrillo (Venezuela), Ana María Raga (Venezuela). The competition is endorsed by the European Choral Association — Europa Cantat, in strategic partnership with the Europa Cantat XX Festival to be held in Tallinn, Estonia (25 July- 5 August 2018).

More info at info@ciccag.org or on  www.ciccag.org/en/

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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Aug

30

Choral Canada: Podium on the Edge, Singing from Sea to Sea to Sea

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You are invited!!! Join us for PODIUM on the EDGE: Singing from Sea to Sea to Sea, Canada’s biennial choral conference & festival. Set to take place June 29 – July 3 2018 in St. John’s, Newfoundland & Labrador, the conference and festival provides unique opportunities for exploring and celebrating the choral art through performances, national-international keynote presentations, interest sessions, lecture-recitals, conducting masterclasses, workshops and reading sessions for conductors, choral ensembles, administrators, students and choral enthusiasts.

Podium 2018 presents an exciting and diverse program of choral performances. Seven Spotlight concerts feature an exceptional roster of choral ensembles from across Canada and five Highlight concerts feature an Opening Gala with Newfoundland and Labrador choirs; featured a cappella ensemble Solala (from Sweden) and a performance of Ēriks Ešenvalds’ Nordic Light with the Newfoundland Symphony Orchestra; Equals on the Edge with Canada’s premier equal voice choirs, and a Canada Day performance of the National […]