European Choir Games 2017

Crossing the Bridges: Grand Concert of Children and Youth Choirs

How to conquer national, religious and emotional borders by the means of choral music

A never-to-be-forgotten performance of children’s and youth choirs named “Crossing the Bridges” aims to capture the audience of the Grand […]


Famous conductor Yan Liangkun passed away

INTERKULTUR President Günter Titsch sent a letter of condolences

Mr. Yan Liangkun, famous conductor of the China National Symphony Orchestra, one of the founders of chorus art enterprise in China, passed […]

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Latvian and Scandinavian Contemporary Spiritual Music Concert

The spiritual and secular music of contemporary composers will be the focus of a high-level musical performance in Riga Dome Cathedral on […]

Anton Bruckner Choir Competition and Festival

Queens of Qoro Quando wins in Linz

Results of the Int. Anton Bruckner Choir Competition

Queens of Qoro Quando is the winner of the Anton Bruckner Choir Prize 2017 and receives a prize money of EUR 2000. Congratulations! After a […]

Anton Bruckner Choir Competition and Festival

Anton Bruckner’s „Mass no.1“opens choir competition Linz

International singers celebrate the composer’s famous work

Yesterday evening’s Opening Concert in the New Linz Cathedral (Mariendom) perfectly summed up the essence and atmosphere of the biannual Int […]

Sing'n'Pray Kobe

Music from Kobe: Bach Collegium Japan

Choirs from Kobe and Tokyo formed the internationally renowned Bach Collegium Japan

The capital of the Hyogo Prefecture is not only hosting the International Choir Festival & Competition Sing'n'Pray Kobe but also home of an […]

Vietnam International Choir Competition

Vietnam has found its choral Grand Prize Winner

Choirs were awarded in Hoi An

A hot and energetic choir competition has come to an end in Hoi An. In the morning the best choirs – selected by the international jury – […]

Canta al mar - Festival Coral Internacional

“Find the balance between technical proficiency and passion”

Juror Michael Barrett about adjudicating, competing and his love for choral music

Michael Barrett from South Africa is conductor of several choirs, among others the award-winning University of Pretoria Camerata and a […]

Vietnam International Choir Competition

Another fantastic Opening Ceremony in Hoi An

Vietnam International Choir Competition starts all over again

It was in 2011 when INTERKULTUR organized in Hoi An the first-ever international choir competition in the history of Vietnam. Yesterday […]

Int. Choir Competition & Festival Kalamata

Dedicated to numerous tasks

More than a choir - Chorodia Lykeiou Ton Ellinidon Kalamatas

Taking part in a choir competition is a huge task for singers and conductors alike – all the more if the choir members do not focus on […]


ON STAGE in Florence 2017

Six choirs meet in beautiful Tuscany

The ON STAGE series stopped in Florence, Italy, last weekend – May 25-28, 2017 - for a non-competitive festival featuring two international […]

Canta al mar - Festival Coral Internacional

5 times in a row!

Youth Coral Santa Maria of Pineda de Mar is Calella’s most faithful participant

Canta al mar – Festival Coral Internacional faces its sixth edition in Calella this October. Again represented this year will be the […]

Int. Choir Competition & Festival Kalamata

Girls Choir Canzone goes on a journey to Greece

Award-winning group from Estonia joins choir competition in Kalamata

35 choirs have already registered to participate in the 2nd International Kalamata Choir Competition & Festival. One of them is the Girls […]

European Choir Games 2017

Germany – 12 points in Riga?

The Jazzchor Freiburg represents Germany at European choir competition

Eurovision Song Contest (ESC), The Choir, The Voice of Germany and many more - numerous TV stations have come across the fascination of […]

European Choir Games 2017

Sing Along with the World Festival Singers

“The Creation” in Riga is a highlight of the Grand Prix of Nations & European Choir Games

410 singers from all over the world will meet in Riga for a distinguished performance of Joseph Haydn's "The Creation" in Riga Dome […]


Farewell to Prof. Waldo Aránguiz, Chile

Founding member of the World Choir Games passed away

The international choral world is sad about the loss of Prof. Waldo Aránguiz at the age of 90. His reputation as composer, conductor and […]

Canta al mar - Festival Coral Internacional

Vamos a Calella!

Sing and celebrate on the Spanish coast

The Spanish coast has always topped the list of favorite choral destinations and this year again Canta al Mar Calella 2017 (October 25-29, […]

Sing'n'Pray Kobe

Sing'n'Pray Kobe 2018 - Remembering the ones lost

Choral commemoration unites singers of all faiths and nations in Japan

This INTERKULTUR event from January 25 - 29, 2018, combined with the so called "Pray from Kobe Concert" in Japan, commemorates the victims […]

European Choir Games 2017

Go and cover Riga’s hot choral summer 2017

Media accreditation now open

Media accreditation is now open for the Grand Prix of Nations Riga 2017 & 3rd European Choir Games to take place from July 16-23, 2017 in […]

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Hainan invites the world to sing

International Choir Festival to take place from November 18-24, 2017

The China Chorus Association, the Hainan Federation of literature and arts as well as the Haikou Municipal People’s Government are happy to […]

Asia Pacific Choir Games 2017

Choirs from the host city look forward to join the Asia Pacific Choir Games 2017

Today in focus: Methodist College Choir

Colombo, Sri Lanka’s capital will be a hub for Asia-Pacific Choral Music this fall. Thousands of participants from a host of competing […]


Sing and explore the world!

Japan, Israel & Mallorca: Brand new destinations to discover

Discover our brand new choral destinations and make new singing friends from all over the world. Next year starts with three new events in […]


Finnish choirs to enter the stage in Istria

Studentkören Pedavoces and Ocarina Choirs join ISTRAMUSICA

When in October the days get short in Scandinavia and the temperatures get low again, two choirs from Finland will head off to Istria in […]

Canta en Primavera - Festival Coral Internacional

2 Bronze, 8 Silver and 13 Golden Diplomas awarded in Málaga

Competition Results from Canta en Primavera announced

26 choirs from 8 nations had some great days in Málaga, Spain celebrating and competing at Canta en Primavera – Festival Coral Internacional […]

Canta en Primavera - Festival Coral Internacional

A musical world trip opens “Canta en Primavera”

26 choirs from 8 countries sing together in Málaga

The audience in Teatro Cervantes went on a musical world tour on Wednesday evening by listening to four excellent choirs from Argentina, […]

Canta en Primavera - Festival Coral Internacional

Choral music heralds the spring in Spain

„Canta en Primavera“ starts in Málaga

Already for the 3rd time choirs from all parts of the world come together in order to attune in a musical way for spring during the choir […]


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 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 […]


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 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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]

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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 […]


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 […]


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 […]

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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. […]

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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. […]