What’s going on in the international choral world? Big festivals are in a time of change. Some are discussing the future and others are enjoying their current success, e.g., Africa Cantat in Yaoundé, Cameroon.
Composer birthdays are always great programming considerations, and in 2023 we are celebrating Györgi Ligeti’s 100th birthday. To mark the occasion, several international conductors and singers (Frieder Bernius, Grant Gershon, Sarah Newman) reflect on their relationship with Ligeti’s music.
The October issue of ICM (to be accessible or downloadable from here) will also take you to Venice, Italy, and Belgium (for Europa Cantat Junior) and will introduce readers to the new ICM Editorial Board! Stay tuned!
Official magazine of the International Federation for Choral Music, the International Choral Magazine 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.Read more
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.Read more