VOICES FOR PEACE

Voices for Peace 2017: The results

Best choir in the competition: Bella Voce - Lunds studentsångerskor

"VOICES FOR PEACE" has come to an successful end today, some of the best choirs from the competition performed in a festive Closing Concert, […]

European Choir Games 2017

Tickets for Grand Prix of Nations & European Choir Games now on sale!

Competitions and Friendship Concerts are free, tickets for other events can be purchased online

Since April 20 tickets for Grand Prix of Nations & 3rd European Choir Games Riga 2017 are on sale at www.bilesuparadize.lv. Competition […]

Canta al mar - Festival Coral Internacional

How to tug at the heartstrings of a Catalan conductor

Òscar Boada in interview

In March 2017 the Catalan conductor and pianist Òscar Boada was announced the new Artistic Director of the INTERKULTUR event Canta al Mar in […]

ISTRAMUSICA

Touching Nature: Chinese choir travels to Istria

Registration deadline for ISTRAMUSIC is coming closer

ISTRAMUSICA is the 2017 innovation among the INTERKULTUR events. It’s the first 4-weeks-long festival and offers you the opportunity to […]

VOICES FOR PEACE

Voices raise for peace

Opening Mass in Assisi is dedicated to Claudio Monteverdi

In times of trouble and international crisis’ the choir festival “VOICES FOR PEACE” in Assisi is a good way to return to most important […]

Asia Pacific Choir Games 2017

Bringing Iran choral music to the world

Three choral groups from Tehran join the Asia Pacific Choir Games

Registration deadline for the Asia Pacific Choir Games 2017 on April 24 is approaching. There are already 41 choirs registered – three of […]

ON STAGE

Exciting new places to go ON STAGE

Israel, Mallorca and Birmingham wait to see you

2018 comes up with some exciting new destinations for the INTERKULTUR non-competitive event series ON STAGE: Mallorca, Israel or Birmingham […]

Johannes Brahms Int. Choir Festival & Competition

Wernigerode: A popular destination to come back to

Tracking musical “serial offenders” at the 10. International Johannes Brahms Choir Festival and Competition in Wernigerode

From July 05-09, 2017 Wernigerode becomes the center of international choral music and meeting place of choral music lovers from near and […]

VOICES FOR PEACE

Magical Singing for Peace

Voices for Peace starts its very first edition in Assisi in less than two weeks

The international choir festival VOICES FOR PEACE has gathered together 13 choirs from 8 nations for a very noble mission – sing for peace […]

World Choir Games 2018

Getting ready for the World Choir Games 2018

Participation information is available – pre-register NOW!

In 2018 South Africa will witness one of the most spectacular music events of choral singing: The 10th jubilee edition of the World Choir […]

ON STAGE

A choral weekend in Verona

Singing, Learning, Sightseeing

Last weekend Verona (Italy) marked the prelude to the On Stage event series 2017, attracting roughly 100 participants. Kerkyraiki Kantada […]

Helsingborgs Körfestival

Northern Vocal Spirit

New INTERKULTUR event in Sweden

Sweden – home of outstanding choirs and unique choral sounds from Scandinavia – will host another international INTERKULTUR choir event in […]

Johannes Brahms Int. Choir Festival & Competition

„One of INTERKULTUR’s most beautiful festivals“

Contract signing in Wernigerode

For the 10th time already choirs from all over the world are meeting in Wernigerode again, in the “colorful city in the Harz region”. By […]

Latest news

John Rutter to be appointed INTERKULTUR Honorary Artistic President

British composer supports the Choir Olympic Movement

The Honorary Artistic Committee will be joined by a renowned and world-famous musician: John Rutter, currently one of the most important and […]

World Choir Games 2018

Gauteng’s best kept secret

An insiders’ tip: Dinokeng Game Reserve

After a week full of meetings to push forward preparations for the World Choir Games 2018 in Tshwane, it’s time to introduce a famous and […]

INTERKULTUR News

Choir director Hubertus Weimer passed away

The German male choir scene lost a great personality

The German choral scene mourns for a great musician, conductor and choir teacher: Hubertus Weimer passed away on March 9, 2017 at the age […]

ISTRAMUSICA

Start now and design your next choral experience!

Six month to go to "ISTRAMUSICA"

ISTRAMUSICA is INTERKULTUR’s brand new event which will definitely bring surprises in everyone’s choral experiece. Scheduled to be held in […]

Canta al mar - Festival Coral Internacional

New Artistic Director for „Canta al mar“

Òscar Boada is the first Catalonian to assume the duty

“Canta al mar – Festival Coral Internacional” enters its sixth round already this year. From October 25-29, 2017 the cozy little town near […]

World Choir Games 2018

Heading South Africa!

World Choir Games event preparation steps into details

Next week the World Choir Games will be Tshwane’s talk of the town! Following a first visit to Tshwane in October 2015 aiming to get an […]

Latest news

Building A Healthy Choral Ecosystem

New report by Barbershop Harmony Society

INTERKULTUR was one of 29 worldwide operating choral organizations that was part of a study created by the Barbershop Harmony Society in […]

Johannes Brahms Int. Choir Festival & Competition

Summer concert week in July

Brahms Choir Festival presents plenty of jubilee concerts

Wernigerode in Germany is looking forward to a high-level international concert week in July. On the occasion of the 10th jubilee event of […]

International Choral Scene

Singing in a choir is absolutely "in"!

Choir director Michael Betzner-Brandt explains what’s special about the singing project "You Sing"

Whether it is a Sing Along Concert with professional choirs, “Rudelsingen”, open singing sessions or simply the weekly choral rehearsal. […]

Latest news

INTERKULTUR is expanding its educational wing

Conductors‘ workshop in Indonesia

Pedagogical proposals are an important part of INTERKULTUR’s choral activities since its beginnings. Many competitions include numerous […]

Corfu International Festival & Choir Competition

Setting up a new choral tradition in Greece

Kalamata and Corfu welcome singers from all over the world again

Greece – a birthplace of culture and a nation of hospitality, a country that is  known for its beautiful beaches and delicious local dishes. […]

Latest news

New TV show “Eurovision Choir of the Year” presented in Riga

INTERKULTUR cooperates with EBU, LTV and LIVE RIGA for a new TV talent competition

The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) launches a new TV talent competition format for amateur choirs, Eurovision Choir of the Year, as an […]

World Choir Games 2018

Proud to present: The logo for the World Choir Games 2018

A lion as a symbol for the new host country

Preparation for the 10th edition of the World Choir Games 2018 in Tshwane, South Africa is progressing. Since the event’s beginnings in the […]

Sing Along Concert Paris

Let’s sing along in the new Philharmonic of Paris!

International Sing Along Concert with Simon Halsey and the Berlin Radio Choir

Sing along projects for amateur singers are increasingly growing, especially in Europe. The Sing Along Concert by the Berlin Radio Choir, […]

Obituary

Farewell to Christian Ljunggren

Funeral service in the Stockholm Cathedral of St. Nicholas

On Tuesday, February 21, many people from the choral scene, family, friends, companions and colleagues bid farewell to Christian Ljunggren […]

Int. Choir Competition & Festival Kalamata

Singing in the Land of Gods - Singing in Kalamata

INTERKULTUR's international choir competition in Greece

For the second time, the romantic city of Kalamata, located in the South Peloponnese, invites to the International Choir Competition and […]

Asia Pacific Choir Games 2017

Colombo – dream destination for all choir singers

Early Bird Registration for Asia Pacific Choir Games ends on February 27

INTERKULTUR’s brand new destination for the 4th Asia Pacific Choir Games, Sri Lanka’s Colombo, is a destination we are all eager to explore […]

Latest news

Make your city a host for the World Choir Games!

How to? Check out http://host.worldchoirgames.com

The World Choir Games are the largest international choir competition in the world – and a 11-days-long celebration of choirs, music, […]

Johannes Brahms Int. Choir Festival & Competition

Second Chance to join Choir Festival in Wernigerode

Registration is still possible until March 13

The 10th jubilee event of the International Johannes Brahms Choir Festival & Competition will be an event not to miss in the INTERKULTUR […]

VOICES FOR PEACE

Opening mass in the Basilica Santa Maria degli Angeli

VOICES OF PEACE sing on the occasion of the 450th birthday of Monteverdi

The Choir Festival VOICES FOR PEACE will be opened on April 19 with an opening mass with the collaboration of international participants.   […]

Sing'n'Joy Princeton

John P. Stevens High School Chamber Choir wins in Princeton

Sing'n'Joy festival ends with top class Grand Prize Competition

Emotions at the Closing Event of Sing’n’Joy Princeton 2017 were close together. At first the best choirs performed for the Grand Prize in an […]

Sing'n'Joy Princeton

Tonight: Grand Prize Competition in Princeton

Final competition of the best choirs

The competitions in Princeton are over and the jury has selected the competition’s best choirs to perform once again for the “Grand Prize – […]

Sing'n'Joy Princeton

Living international understanding at Sing’n’Joy Princeton

Friendship Concert at Trinity Church

At yesterday’s first Friendship Concert of “Sing’n’Joy Princeton 2017” the INTERKULTUR slogan became amazingly real: SINGING TOGETHER […]

Sing'n'Joy Princeton

Sing’n’Joy Princeton 2017: Starting in the competitions

Mixed Choirs will be the first to go on stage

Following yesterday’s Opening Concert today the first choirs will compete in the choir competition and present their skills in front of the […]

World of Voices

Crossover Choral Music

Finnish ensemble KYN talks about their love of Ethno Jazz

Making crossover music, or experimenting with different styles, is a component of almost every musical epoch. The best examples are star […]

World Choir Games 2018

Event update World Choir Games 2018

Event calendar and competition categories have been confirmed

Today an overview of the complete event as well as 27 competition categories were announced by the organizers of the 10th World Choir Games […]

Sing'n'Joy Princeton

Sing’n’Joy Princeton Opening Concert

International vocal tunes inspire the audience

A musical journey through centuries of vocal music from all over the world inspired the audience at yesterday’s Opening Concert of Sing’n’Jo […]

World Rankings

Grand Prix winner in the Top 10

INTERKULTUR World Rankings has been updated

Following the most recent update of the INTERKULTUR World Rankings the winners of the Grand Prix of Nations Berlin 2017 occupy the top ranks […]

Sing'n'Joy Princeton

Opening Day at „Sing’n’Joy Princeton 2017“

Five exciting festival days are lying ahead

Starting today 800 singers from four nations will meet in Princeton to sing together at the world renowned Westminster Choir College and to […]

Corfu International Festival & Choir Competition

Corfu hosts again international choirs

Contract signing on the Mediterranean island seals the cooperation

On the occasion of a conference with the Municipality of Corfu, the Ionian University of Corfu and the Regional Government of the Ionian […]

European Choir Games 2017

Final sprint for Riga!

Registration still open until February 20

Riga: European Capital of Culture 2014, European Region of Gastronomy 2017, Paris of the North, Pearl of the Baltic Region and from July […]

Sing'n'Joy Princeton

800 singers to perform in Princeton

Special guests: Composer Morten Lauridsen, The American Boychoir and Westminster Choir

From February 16-20, 2017 the world renowned Westminster Choir College in Princeton and INTERKULTUR will host 20 choirs from the United […]

Vietnam International Choir Competition

Little celebrities to join Vietnam International Choir Competition

Ha Noi Catholic Youth Choir reached the Finals at Vietnam’s Got Talent

The Ha Noi Catholic Youth Choir is a very young choir. It was founded in June 2015 with the aim for greater glory of God through its […]

Vietnam International Choir Competition

Japanese Female Choir to perform in Vietnam

Registration deadline for international choir competition ends on Feb 13

On Monday, February 13 the registration deadline for the Vietnam International Choir Competition to be held in Hoi An from June 7-11, 2017 […]

Johannes Brahms Int. Choir Festival & Competition

10th choral gathering in Wernigerode

Jubilee event has many surprises ready

For the 10th time already in July 2017 choir singers from all over the world will come to Wernigerode to sing together and put their skills […]

Grand Prix of Nations

Grand conclusion of the “Fest der Chorkulturen”

Thundering applause for Berlin Radio Choir and international choirs at the Closing Concert in Berlin

With a spectacular Closing Concert in the Chamber Music Hall of the Berliner Philharmonie the “Fest der Chorkulturen” and Grand Prix of […]

Obituary

Mourning for Christian Ljunggren

INTERKULTUR Honorary President passes away at the age of 75

INTERKULTUR mourns for its Honorary President and long friend Christian Ljunggren. He passed away on February 04, 2017 after a serious […]