1st Xinghai Prize International Choir Championships
November 8 to 14, 2012
Named after the famous Chinese composer Xian Xinghai (1905-1945), a cosmopolitan and son of the city, who composed the “Yellow River Cantata”, the most recent event series of INTERKULTUR in Guangzhou in the southeast of China is proud of participation of more than 160 choirs from all over the world!
The event offered competition atmosphere on various levels – matching the needs and experience of each choir:
The Guangzhou International Open Competition were open to any kind of amateur choirs regardless of their present artistic level of achievement, no matter if they had already experienced international competitions or they had just sung on their own before.
The Xinghai Prize International Choir Competition was the highly-ranked competition for the Xinghai Prize – designed for those choirs who had already experienced international concerts and competitions. Some of the world’s best amateur choirs entered this competition!