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2021 Nov 29 highlighted
Published: Nov 29,2021
As promised in our previous newsletter, each month the IFCMeNEWS will feature one or two of the choirs invited to the World Choral EXPO 2022.
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2021 Nov 29 highlighted
Published: Nov 29,2021
A favorite piece selected every month since 1998! If you want to build a choral music program based on an idea, concept, or theme by using a series of criteria, the Musica International database is for you. With approximately 200,000 titles from around the world which are described in details according to multiple criteria, this database is an essential and powerful search engine and planning tool for all choral conductors.
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2021 Dec 12 highlighted
Published: Nov 01,2021
This year, the World Choral Day (WCD) will be celebrated not only on or around 12 December 2021, but also during the entire month of December.
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2021 Oct 31 highlighted
Published: Oct 22,2021
Each month, we're presenting two choirs invited to perform during the World Choral EXPO 2022. This month: Collective Singers from Namibia and Portland State Chamber Choir from USA.
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2021 Oct 22 highlighted
Published: Oct 22,2021
Leading Voices, a major event for conductors and vocal leaders in 2022, has recently updated its program! Working to present an inspiring program with international leaders in the choral field, the Leading Voice team has recently confirmed Accent as a guest concert ensemble. Consisting of six members from five countries, this a cappella, close-harmony, jazz group met and began recording together online in 2011. Since then, they have released five albums and toured Europe, North America, and Asia. Check out the website to see other additions to the program.
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2021 Sep 29 highlighted
Published: Sep 29,2021
Choirs, vocal ensembles, and individuals from all over the world can now register to participate in the educational and exchange program of the World Choral EXPO, organized for the second time in the beautiful city of Lisbon, Portugal. See WCE 2022 for more details on this exciting IFCM program, including the invited guest choirs and vocal ensembles and the schedule-at-a-glance for performances, workshops, masterclasses, and seminars. Choirs, vocal ensembles, and individuals are invited to join the international choral community to celebrate the joy, and privilege, of singing together again!
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2021 Sep 29 highlighted
Published: Sep 29,2021
Each month, we're presenting two choirs invited to perform during the World Choral EXPO 2022. This month: Cantemus Youth Choir from Moldova and Mosaica Singers from Jordan.
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2021 Aug 31 highlighted
Published: Aug 31,2021
For the second time since its creation in 2015, the IFCM World Choral EXPO (WCE) will be organized in the beautiful city of Lisbon, Portugal. In the August IFCMeNEWS we published the names of some of the invited choirs for the Colorful Voices project.
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2022 Apr 29 2022 Apr 30 highlighted
Published: Sep 29,2021
International Symposium on Research in Choral Singing (29-30 April 2022, virtual). There is currently a call for proposals with a submission deadline of 20 November 2021.
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2021 Apr 30 highlighted
Published: Apr 30,2021
The International Federation for Choral Music has organized four international choral composition competitions since this project was created in 2010. The aim of these competitions is to promote the creation and distribution of new, innovative, and accessible choral repertoire. Also, to promote and encourage composers to creation and distribution.
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2021 Nov 30 highlighted
Published: Nov 30,2021
ECA New Board and President — IGNITE, the new project of the European Choral Association — EuroChoir, Switzerland, 15-25 July 2022 — Enjoy the thrill of EUROPA CANTAT Junior, two years in a row — Joint Letter of Intent on Climate Action
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2021 Nov 20 2021 Nov 20 highlighted
Published: Oct 29,2021
The Choir of the John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin is 100 years old. On the occasion, there will be a gala concert on November 20 at 2PM (CEST) in the Aula of the John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin (Al. Raclawickie 14, Lublin).
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2021 Nov 14 2021 Nov 16 highlighted
Published: Oct 22,2021
The renowned German choral and orchestral conductor, Frieder Bernius, will participate in various concerts and cultural events in Istanbul and Ankara in November 2021 at the invitation of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of the Republic of Turkey.
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2021 Oct 22 highlighted
Published: Jun 30,2021
Registration for all ACDA's 2022 region conferences is open! Follow this link to our region conference page, which provides links to information and registration for each event as well as national COVID-19 guidance for these conferences.
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2022 Jan 15 2022 Jan 16 highlighted
Published: Sep 29,2021
ACDA Children and Community Youth Choir Conductors' Retreat (15-16 January 2022, Tucson, Arizona). Registration opened on 28 September 2021.
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2022 Apr 19 2022 May 23 highlighted
Published: Jul 31,2021
Join Canada's choral conference and festival PODIUM 2022: Reimagine, Rebuild, Reconnect, hosted by Choral Canada and Choirs Ontario. Those who can meet in-person will gather in Toronto, Ontario, 19-23 May 2022; For the first time, they will present PODIUM in a hybrid format, expanding options for participation by including virtual attendees.
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2022 Jun 16 2022 Jun 19 highlighted
Published: Nov 30,2021
An opportunity for choirs to participate in the Grieg International Choir Competition (competition, friendship concerts, and festival evenets) and for young singers to participate in NINA Solo Competition - for young voices.
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2022 Jun 17 2022 Jun 19 highlighted
Published: Oct 22,2021
A competition that makes the city of Tours, France, the capital of choral singing during one weekend!
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2022 Aug 12 2022 Aug 21 highlighted
Published: Oct 22,2021
Arbeitskreis Musik in der Jugend (AMJ) is delighted to announce their next International Youth Chamber Choir Meeting on the beautiful Baltic Sea Island of Usedom, 12-21 August 2022. This will be the 13th festival of its kind!
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2021 Feb 24 highlighted
Published: Feb 24,2021
The International Choral Bulletin (ICB), the professional, scholarly journal/magazine edited by the International Federation for Choral Music IFCM) is looking for volunteer translators from English to French, German to French and Spanish to French.
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ICB Bulletin

Official magazine of the International Federation for Choral Music, the International Choral Bulletin is published quarterly in the four official languages of IFCM: English, French, German and Spanish. It is distributed in more than 80 countries on the five continents and is the official voice of choral music around the world.

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Global Choral Calendar

Our focus at the moment is to unite the choral calendars of international choral organisations. Meanwhile please consult the calendar of choral events published by the European Choral Association - Europa Cantat here.

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