News and events
2024 Feb 23
Published: Feb 23,2024
Musica International regularly invites its users to help develop concert themes. The most recent theme is based on the words planets, stars, and space. A search for the keyword planet yields 122 pieces, while space and cosmos yield 126 and 402 pieces, respectively.
Read more »
2024 Feb 23
Published: Feb 23,2024
On 10 December 2023, the second Sunday in December, the global choral community celebrated World Choral Day (WCD). Throughout the month, we saw many wonderful posts on social media demonstrating the various ways in which singing groups took part in the celebration.
Read more »
2024 Feb 23
Published: Feb 23,2024
Get ready for an unforgettable experience at the African Youth Choir Annual Summer Camp in Dakar, Senegal, 22-28 July 2024!
Read more »
2024 Feb 21
Published: Feb 21,2024
A Cœur Joie International is pleased to announce the results of its first composition competition "Chanter en français" (Singing in French). Forty-eight scores were submitted from Belgium, Brazil, Cameroon, Canada, Republic of Con, Canada, Republic of Congo, France, Italy, Netherlands, Senegal, Spain, Switzerland and Togo. The jury, which included Marie-Claude Remy (Belgium), Emmanuelle Pascal Falala (France), René Falquet (Switzerland), and Gautier Lemoine (France), was unable to award a 1st and 2nd prize and decided to award a 3rd prize.
Read more »
2024 Feb 12
Published: Feb 12,2024
Did you miss the World Symposium on Choral Music (WSCM) in İstanbul, Türkiye, last April? You can now watch and listen to a synopsis of the fun and music shared by more than 2500 participants from 60 countries.
Read more »
2024 Jul 02 2024 Jul 04
Published: Sep 28,2023
Make your music resonate in the marvelous venues in the most beautiful stage of the Renaissance, the city of Florence.
Read more »
2024 Jul 05 2024 Jul 10
Published: Nov 14,2023
The Summa Cum Laude Festival Vienna is a global youth music festival for choirs, bands and orchestras. It takes place in Vienna’s most important and most beautiful concert venues
Read more »
2024 Jan 31
Published: Jan 31,2024
The Federació Catalana d’Entitats Corals (FCEC) announce the winners of their two biennial competitions, one of which is organized in collaboration with the Orfeó Català.
Read more »
2024 Jan 31
Published: Jan 31,2024
Moderated by Pelin Küçükerdoğan, Member of IFCM YOUNG from Türkiye, this session welcomed ten association members of IFCM to present choral activities in their region.
Read more »
2024 Jan 31
Published: Jan 31,2024
The University of Minnesota Morris Choir (Morris, Minnesota, USA) is a non-auditioned choral ensemble comprised of students from all academic majors as well as University of Minnesota Morris faculty/staff and community members.
Read more »
2024 Jan 31
Published: Jan 31,2024
Voices of Singapore (VOS) is pleased to announce its milestone collaboration with the classical recording label Naxos Records.
Read more »
2024 Jan 31
Published: Jan 31,2024
The Brochure of Choral Events 2024, published by the European Choral Association, presents a selection of events open to singers, conductors, composers, and all choral lovers around Europe and beyond.
Read more »
2024 Jan 31
Published: Jan 31,2024
Founded in 1985 and IFCM member since 2000, Chœur la Grâce (Ambroise Kua-Nzambi Togo, conductor) has become one of the best-known choirs on the African continent.
Read more »
2024 Jan 31
Published: Jan 31,2024
The Federation of Choral Music of Cameroon organized its fifth session of Conductors Without Borders in Douala, 8-14 January 2024.
Read more »
2024 Jan 29
Published: Jan 29,2024
Musica Orbis Prague Festival, a festival and competition organizer based in Prague, Czechia, invites all choir from around the world to showcase their talents and perform in Prague, one of Europe's most cultural cities.
Read more »
2024 Jul 12 2024 Jul 21
Published: Nov 08,2023
14th International Youth Chamber Choir Meeting in Usedom, Germany, 12-21 July 2024: Apply before 15 December 2023
Read more »
2024 Jul 14 2024 Jul 21
Published: Mar 06,2024
The European Seminar for Choral Composers is a professional masterclass atelier on choral composition designed for composers and choir conductors with experience in writing and composing. It is organised by Feniarco under the label of European Choral Association and in collaboration with Arcova (Regional Association of Choirs in Valle D'Aosta).
Read more »
2024 Jul 18 2024 Jul 21
Published: Aug 07,2023
The International Choir Competition Miltenberg announces that the next competition will take place 18-21 July 2024 in the district of Miltenberg, Bavaria, Germany
Read more »
2024 Jul 23 2024 Jul 26
Published: Sep 28,2023
The unique and the original Florence Choir Festival, also open to orchestras and bands, takes place in the wonderful city of Florence, Italy.
Read more »
2024 Jan 13 2024 Jan 14
Published: Jul 28,2023
As we emerge from three years of Covid, we are all in need of healing ourselves as well as finding ways to help our choristers heal. Nashville is at the heart of America’s music. For this retreat, the American Choral Directors Association found a hosting venue that will truly help the participants heal their soul and reconnect them as a community through songs.
Read more »
IFCM International Choral Magazine

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
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.

Read more