Nov

03

DCINY Celebrates 10th Anniversary Season

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https://www.dciny.org/

PRODUCING OVER FIFTEEN EXCITING CONCERTS INCLUDING WORLD PREMIERES BY SIR KARL JENKINS, ERIC WHITACRE, THE KING’S SINGERS
MAESTRO JONATHAN GRIFFITH CONDUCTS A SPECIAL PERFORMANCE OF CARL ORFF’S CARMINA BURANA

 

THE 10TH ANNIVERSARY SEASON BEGINS JANUARY 15, 2018
NEW YORK, NY (November TBD, 2017) — Distinguished Concerts International New York (DCINY), a much-honored presenter of world-class concerts, announces its 10th anniversary season by staging over 15 exceptional concerts, consisting of the world premiere of a new work by celebrated Welsh composer Sir Karl Jenkins, an a cappella performance led by Deke Sharon from the Pitch Perfect movie franchise, two Eric Whitacre concerts bringing together over 1000 singers from around the world, and a reunion concert featuring the British a cappella ensemble The King’s Singers. A special highlight of the season is Maestro Jonathan Griffith conducting a performance of Carl Orff’s Carmina Burana. Francisco J. Núñez and Cristian Grases will present two world premieres for […]

Oct

31

12th World Symposium on Choral Music (WSCM2020)

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KIA ORA KOUTOU
GREETINGS FROM AOTEAROA NEW ZEALAND

We have just passed 1000 Days to Go until the WSCM2020 opens in Auckland! Plenty of time for you to plan the trip you’ve been dreaming of for ages, to beautiful Aotearoa New Zealand. Now is the time to head to our website at wscm2020.com and sign up for further information. You will also go in the draw for one of three amazing side-trips from Auckland – to Hobbiton, or to Rotorua or to Waiheke Island (pictured).

We will be updating the site regularly, and you can also stay in contact with us through the Facebook page – click here for that link. Please share with your colleagues and choral friends, spread the word and keep in touch with us! We’d love to hear from you. Remember – if you and your friends have been looking for a reason to visit New Zealand here’s the perfect […]

Oct

31

17th Venezia in Musica International Choir Festival & Competition – October 25-28, 2018 (Sacile & Venice, Italy)

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Based on the long-lasting partnership with locals, meeting music will host Venezia in Musica in lovely surroundings, in Sacile. In the past few years always worth to see it and visit there for Friendship Concerts, now you can attend to the autumn edition of this event.

Enjoy your time and be charmed by personal hospitality of the region, make your personal wonderful musical experience as well and meet with other singers from around the world.

Don’t hesitate to register for 17th Venezia in Musica!

 

Deadline for registration: May 15, 2018

Early Bird deadline: March 31, 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MfAPk1KA6II

 

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

Oct

31

Sing Berlin! International Choir Festival and Competition – July 4-8, 2018 (Berlin, Italy)

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Based on a vivid and good connection with local choirs meeting music will start something new in Germany’s capital in cooperation with Georg-Friedrich-Händel – Gymnasium, Berlin. In a brand new, stunning music hall of the Gymnasium, we launch our next project, called Sing Berlin!

We’re looking forward to welcome you at the 1st edition of Sing Berlin! International Choir Festival & Competition Berlin, Germany, July 4 – 8, 2018!

Give a chance to sing next year in a brand new, stunning music hall of the Gymnasium, in the Small Händel Philharmony, also known as Gold nugget. We are really excited to meet you there!

Deadline for registration: January 31, 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

Oct

30

News from the European Choral Association – Europa Cantat (ECA-EC)

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REMINDER: 27 July – 5 August – EUROPA CANTAT XX in Tallinn, apply before 31 December 2017!

In October over 100 participants gathered in Tallinn, Estonia, for the 2017 General Assembly and “Sing Outside the Box” conference, an intense week-end of exchanges, discoveries, networking and fun! Now we are looking ahead to the next major events of the following years:

15-18 November 2018 > Second “Sing Outside the Box” conference in Cappadocia, Turkey
2020 > EUROPA CANTAT junior in Vilnius, Lithuania
2021 > EUROPA CANTAT Festival XXI in Ljubljana, Slovenia
Check our website to find out the latest news!

Oct

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 […]

Oct

30

News from the American Choral Directors Association — ACDA

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ACDA Boychoir Biennial Symposium
November 17-18, 2017
Aronoff Center for the Arts, Cincinnati, Ohio USA
This is a two-day retreat & symposium for those who teach boys to sing. The event will feature masterclasses and sessions on topics ranging from the male changing voice to best administrative practices. Registration: $50. Registration & additional information: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/boychoir-biennial-symposium-2017-tickets-36161576248

 

Children & Community Youth Choir Conductors’ Retreat
January 13-14, 2018
Houston, Texas USA
This event is tailored for those who conduct children and youth choirs in schools, the community, or places of worship, and will include presentations, reading sessions, and a concert. Registration & additional information: https://acda.org/ACDA/Conference/Boychoir_Biennial_Symposium.aspx

 

American Choral Directors Association is now gearing up for our 2018 regional conferences, which will take place across the country in February and March of the coming year. Performing choir auditions and interest session applications are active for many of those events now. • Feb. 14-15, 2018 – Central & North Central Region (Chicago, Illinois) • […]

Sep

30

World Youth Choir Session 2018 – Inner Mongolia, China

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We are happy to announce that the World Youth Choir session 2018 will take place in Inner Mongolia, China.

The session, supported by the Inner Mongolia Bureau of National Art Troupes, will take place between the 4th and 25th of July, with a rehearsal session in Hohhot, and a concert tour in Inner Mongolia, Beijing, and Guizhou province. The tour will end with the choir singing at the opening ceremony of China’s 14th International Chorus Festival in Beijing.

The World Youth Choir is a project for talented young singers, between 17 and 26 of age, from around the world. Are you interested in joining the project? Or would you like to be a recruiter?

Audition material and further information will be published and sent out to recruiters at the end of October. For more information about the choir, as well as pictures from the 2017 session, see www.worldyouthchoir.org

1st Inner Mongolia International Chorus […]