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Feb 2019

International Choir Competition Maastricht 2019

7 Feb 2019 - 11 Feb 2019

In February the International Choir Competition Maastricht in the Netherlands will be a brand new destination for choir singers. Amateur choirs from all over the world are invited to join the competition in various categories and experience the vibrant cultural life and open-minded, international atmosphere in the host city, located at the crossroads of Belgium and Germany. Maastricht provides a great infrastructure to host international guests and offers many fantastic sights and venues, such as the Bonnefanten Museum, the Basilica…

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2nd Sing’n’Joy Princeton

14 Feb 2019 - 18 Feb 2019

New Jersey will again become a meeting point for choirs from all over the globe in 2019. In the world of choral singing Princeton, the city located south of New York is well known for being the home of the Westminster Choir College, one of the world’s leading music schools. According to the motto ”Sing'n'Joy” Princeton will feature both choral competitions and numerous concerts, varied meetings between participating choirs as well as master classes with international choral experts. One of…

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Mar 2019

ON STAGE in Israel

14 Mar 2019 - 17 Mar 2019

As one of the cradles of civilization, Israel offers a very high and unparalleled diversity and intensity of experience. This tiny piece of land between the Mediterranean and the Dead Sea never fails to offer an all-in-one intellectual exploration of history, art and religion thanks to its different cultures and religions, its geographically diverse landscapes, the big contrasts between its cities and a combination of European, North African and Middle Eastern culture, so prepare to often gasp in awe at…

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ON STAGE in Verona

28 Mar 2019 - 31 Mar 2019

Shakespeare placed Romeo and Juliet in Verona for a good reason: romance, passion, conflict seem to shape the city itself. From the Roman amphitheater and the Palazzo Barber to Juliet’s balcony, Verona is one of Italy’s most enchanting cities. Also known as Piccola Roma (little Rome), Verona’s narrow streets are a rich collection of beautiful buildings and baroque facades. With its stunning historic monuments, wonderful gastronomic treats and wide variety of artistic activities, Verona has all the ingredients to a…

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May 2019

Riga Sings – International Choir Competition & Imants Kokars Choral Award

1 May 2019 - 5 May 2019

Latvia – the Singing Nation – has already proven twice that it’s a fantastic host for international choir events. Following the fantastic successes of the World Choir Games 2014 and the Grand Prix of Nations Riga 2017 & 3rd European Choir Games the Latvian capital will once again welcome choirs from all over the world to "RIGA SINGS – International Choir Competition & Imants Kokars Choral Award" in 2019. The highlight of "RIGA SINGS" and thus a tuneful monument to…

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Voices for Peace

1 May 2019 - 5 May 2019

Along the lines of St. Francis, namely that "the Lord may give you peace", we are pleased to welcome choirs from all over the world to Assisi and Perugia. Assisi is a truly magical place that draws its particular character from the reminiscence of Saint Francis, the charming countryside that surrounds the town, and the important witnesses of its thousand-year-old culture. With its two-story basilica, Assisi is one of those rare places that can enable the mind of man to…

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6th Vietnam International Choir Competition

15 May 2019 - 19 May 2019

Since 2011 INTERKULTUR organizes biannually the International Choir Competition Vietnam in the city of H?i An. From that time on the event has been increasing and has now become an inherent part of international choir tours. The setting of the competition is located directly at Hoi An’s coast and provides a stunning panorama for the performances. In cooperation with the Vietnamese central government, the provincial government of Quang Nam and the city council of H?i An INTERKULTUR offers choirs from…

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Sing Along Concert “ON TOUR” Barcelona

29 May 2019 - 2 Jun 2019

Starting with the Sing Along Projects of the Rundfunkchor Berlin, the idea of these fascinating cooperation between professional and amateur singers became very soon an international highlight. After a guest performance in 2010 at the Aspendos Festival in Turkey, the project went ON TOUR regularly from 2014. Performances of the major works of the choral symphonic literature were followed by a growing group, nowadays reaching around 1.500 singers. The highlights of the ON TOUR series are the performance of Mozart‘s…

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Jun 2019

7th International Anton Bruckner Choir Competition and Festival

19 Jun 2019 - 23 Jun 2019

Since 2007 the city invites every two years choirs from all over the world in order to sing at the International Anton Bruckner Choir Competition and Festival. Anton Bruckner, one of the major composers of the late Romanticism, spent many years as an organist and composer at the monastery St. Florian nearby Linz and in Linz itself as a cathedral organist. Venues such as the Brucknerhaus, the first choice for cultural events and concerts in Linz, the new cathedral of…

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5th International Conductor‘s Seminar Wernigerode

29 Jun 2019 - 2 Jul 2019

This workshop will present top-class choral experts and take place in the week before the 11th International Johannes Brahms Choir Festival and Competition 2019 in the „colorful city in the Harz region“ Wernigerode, one of Germany’s most beautiful and inspiring small towns. It is designed for international students, junior conductors, choir assistants and young professionals and represents an extension of INTERKULTUR‘s pedagogical offers. Choir conducting, teaching and music students of the surrounding conservatories in Saxony-Anhalt, Thuringia, Saxony and Hesse as…

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Jul 2019

11th International Johannes Brahms Choir Festival and Competition

3 Jul 2019 - 7 Jul 2019

Since 1999 the International Johannes Brahms Choir Festival and Competition is a crowd puller for choirs and music ensembles from all over the world. The colorful city in the Harz mountain range attracts visitors with its unique charm of medieval architecture and moreover with its musical characteristics: Three renowned German choirs come from this small town. Furthermore this competition, named after Johannes Brahms, puts a musical focus on this German composer and the German romantics of the 19th century. Numerous…

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Aug 2019

Grand Prix of Nations & 4th European Choir Games

3 Aug 2019 - 10 Aug 2019

In 2019 the 4th edition of the event will once again take place and explore a new destination: Sweden – nation of choristers! With approximately 600 000 singers, choir singing is one of Sweden’s most popular movements and the country is thus a perfect location for this international singing event. The host city for the event has been well chosen: Gothenburg, the country’s second largest city, is a genuine music city where music is close to people’s hearts. It has…

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Oct 2019

3rd Kalamata International Choir Competition and Festival

9 Oct 2019 - 13 Oct 2019

Two previous choir events in Kalamata have proven: The combination of sea, mountains, vine and olive trees make Greece a place where singers from all over the world feel mostly welcome. Hosted by the romantic city of Kalamata, located on the Southern Peloponnese this choral event combines the advantages of an international choral competition with various concert opportunities in a culturally diverse city. Narrow lanes, a historic old town and the Apostles church of the 12th century characterize the townscape…

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8th Canta al mar – Festival Coral Internacional

23 Oct 2019 - 27 Oct 2019

The festival "Canta al mar" has become an essential activity in INTERKULTUR’s event calendar. Since 2012 choirs from all over the world have met in the city of Calella in Catalonia/Spain to celebrate the international choral festival through songs and local delights Each year Calella attracts new choirs with its Catalan charm. Long sandy beaches, sunny weather, the Mediterranean Sea and the proximity to the Spanish metropolis of Barcelona are only some of the things that make this participation an…

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Nov 2019

SINGERS in RESIDENCE – Sing Along Concert Vienna

15 Nov 2019 - 18 Nov 2019

INTERKULTUR returns to Vienna with an exciting Sing-Along Concert. As already in 2016, the concert will be held once again at the Konzerthaus Wien, but this time with Mozart's 'Requiem on the music folder. The project is a premiere cooperation with the Wiener Singakademie, which celebrates its 160th anniversary this year. Also, for the first time there will be a cooperation with the artistic director of the Wiener Singakademie, Heinz Ferlesch and his authentic performance orchestra BARUCCO. The concert is…

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Jan 2020

2nd Sing´n´Pray Kobe

23 Jan 2020 - 27 Jan 2020

“Those who sing, pray twice!” Related to this famous sentence by St. Augustine the international choir festival & competition in Kobe, Japan takes place under the banner of “Sing’n’Pray”. The core of “Sing’n’Pray Kobe 2020” is once again, just as it was in its first edition in January 2018, the great “Pray from Kobe” concert with more than 600 singers in the beautiful Kobe Bunka Hall. Since 2012 the participants in this concert come together in order to sing and…

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Mar 2020

ON STAGE in Verona

26 Mar 2020 - 29 Mar 2020

Shakespeare placed Romeo and Juliet in Verona for a good reason: romance, passion, conflict seem to shape the city itself. From the Roman amphitheater and the Palazzo Barber to Juliet’s balcony, Verona is one of Italy’s most enchanting cities. Also known as Piccola Roma (little Rome), Verona’s narrow streets are a rich collection of beautiful buildings and baroque facades. With its stunning historic monuments, wonderful gastronomic treats and wide variety of artistic activities, Verona has all the ingredients to a…

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May 2020

ON STAGE in Stockholm

7 May 2020 - 10 May 2020

As one of the most fascinating European capitals, Stockholm is known as the “Venice of the North” and takes pride in a perfect combination of its charming 700 year-old history and the many modern attractions. As a city where choral traditions are rooted deeply, Stockholm makes an ideal choral destination. Sweden boasts 200 years of exceptional choral music history and no wonder it has some of the best choirs in the world. Eric Ericson’s vision of the cooperation between amateur…

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ON STAGE in Florence

21 May 2020 - 24 May 2020

In 1300, Pope Boniface VIII said that Aristotle was wrong, the universe was not made of four elements, but of five: Earth, Air, Fire, Water, and Florentines. And rightly so. Florence is not only the birthplace of Dante, Petrarch, Michelangelo, Da Vinci, Giotto, Boccaccio, Galilei and Machiavelli (and the list goes on), but also the birthplace of the Renaissance, Opera and the Neoclassical architecture, which revolutionized the way Rome, London, Paris and every other major city in Europe were built.…

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Jul 2020

11th World Choir Games

5 Jul 2020 - 15 Jul 2020

20 years after the foundation of the World Choir Games in Austria (2000) the international choral world will once again celebrate the world’s largest international choir competition in the heart of Europe. Antwerp and Ghent are the main hosts for the World Choir Games 2020 and promise top-class venues, fantastic choir concerts and unforgettable experiences! With three official languages and a wealth of local dialects, Belgium is a great crossroad of cultures and thus a perfect host for the largest…

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Sep 2020

ON STAGE in Lisbon

11 Sep 2020 - 14 Sep 2020

The city built over seven hills, on the coast of the Atlantic ocean, is home to the world’s greatest explorers, like Vasco De Gama, Magellan and Prince Henry the Navigator. Not any other European capital has such an intriguing mix of the old and the new, or so many contrasting faces, making this a city for unhurried exploration and a place to get lost in and discover its many distinctive sights and characteristic images. The World Heritage Belem Tower, symbol…

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Nov 2020

ON STAGE in Prague

5 Nov 2020 - 8 Nov 2020

The birthplace of the icon of existentialist literature, Franz Kafka, and of the renowned romantic composer, Antonín Dvo?ák, Prague has been described as a diamond among pearls and as the Paris of the 90s. The Gothic jewel of the kingdom of Bohemia, capital of today’s Czech Republic, Prague has been called the most picturesque city in the world. Nicknamed “the City of a Hundred Spires,” it’s known for its Old Town Square where the streets are a fantasy scarcely touched…

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