Asia Pacific Choir Games 2017

Less than 3 months to go!

Excitement for the 4th Asia Pacific Choir Games during press conference

In less than 3 month the international choral world will meet in Colombo, Sri Lanka, to celebrate another choral highlight of the year - […]

World Choir Games 2018

World Choir Games 2018: Registration now open

Registration forms for the first World Choir Games in Africa are available

Fantastic news: The registration for the 10th World Choir Games 2018 in South Africa is finally open! The official registration documents […]

The world as guest of INTERKULTUR

Choral Networking with INTERKULTUR

Informative presentation in Barcelona at the International Choral Symposium

2018 will mark INTERKULTUR’s 30th annniversary as the proud home of a worldwide choral network of approximately 120.000 choirs. What could […]

European Choir Games 2017

Thanks for a fantastic festival week

Grand Prix of Nations Riga 2017 & 3rd European Choir Games come to a festive close

“Why do all good things come to end….?” is a question also asked by many choral singers who attended the Grand Prix of Nations Riga 2017 & […]

European Choir Games 2017

SING IN RIGA 2017: Final results announced

The winners of the second part of the Grand Prix of Nations & European Choir Games

The second Awards Ceremony at the Grand Prix of Nations Riga 2017 & 3rd European Choir Games took place this afternoon in Arena Riga. More […]

European Choir Games 2017

Carmen Manet (Slovenia) wins Eurovision Choir of the Year 2017

Fantastic show, fantastic choirs in Arena Riga

Thousands of people were thrilled by the high-level performances of amateur choirs from all over Europe in Arena Riga on Saturday evening. […]

European Choir Games 2017

Qualifications – July 22

These choirs made it to a higher level of competition

The competitions at the Grand Prix of Nations Riga 2017 & 3rd European Choir Games are continuing also today, we’re thus continuing to […]

European Choir Games 2017

Qualifications - July 21

These choirs made it to the next level of competition

The competitions at the Grand Prix of Nations Riga 2017 & 3rd European Choir Games are continuing, we’re thus starting to publish the choirs […]

European Choir Games 2017

Eurovision Choir of the Year 2017: Competition Program

Check out the pieces choirs are going to perform on Saturday

The premiere of Eurovision Choir of the Year 2017 on July 22 is just around the corner. Meanwhile the competition program of the […]

European Choir Games 2017

Colorful costumes in the streets of Riga

Get a glimpse of the traditional outfits worn by choirs of the Folklore category

The participants in the Folklore categories enthrall the audience not only with their singing skills but also with their colorful and […]

European Choir Games 2017

An epic journey to Riga

Vokalensemble incantanti's biggest fans travel to Riga to see their performance

During the first Award Ceremony the „vokalensemble incantanti“ from Switzerland was awarded the title „Champions of the European Choir […]

European Choir Games 2017

Sing in Riga 2017: The winners

The results of the first part of the Grand Prix of Nations & European Choir Games

The first Awards Ceremony at the Grand Prix of Nations Riga 2017 & 3rd European Choir Games is over, and we have found the first Category […]

European Choir Games 2017

Northern Lights – Contemporary Music from the North

Concert and tribute to Christian Ljunggren

“He was a driving force and we are grateful for all his commitment he dedicated to INTERKULTUR and the choral community”, INTERKULTUR […]

European Choir Games 2017

A day at the European Choir Games

Meet Barnsley Youth Choir in Riga

Participating in the Grand Prix of Nations Riga 2017 & European Choir Games is more than about competition and singing. In between […]

World Choir Games 2018

Where Africa meets the West

Workshop about South African Music in Riga

This workshop by Michael Barrett and his choir "University of Pretoria Camerata" did not only present South African music culture to roughly […]

European Choir Games 2017

Mingle a sumo wrestler feeling with a kissing gesture

Workshop with the “Nordic Voices” in Riga

A mixture of opera voice, normal singing voice and Gollum voice – this exceptional mixture united in the piece “Aria” by John Cage […]

European Choir Games 2017

Qualifications - July 18

These choirs made it to a higher level

More and more competitions at the Grand Prix of Nations Riga 2017 & 3rd European Choir Games are already over, thus we're constantly […]

10.0000 Kilometers in order to sing in a country unknown until now

South African choir travels to the European Choir Games in put their choral skill to the test

From the North Cape in Africa to the Northern borders of Europe: The Kimberley Girls’ Choir incurred a long journey crossing nearly half of […]

European Choir Games 2017

Qualified for the next competition – July 17

These choirs made it to a higher level

The first competition at the Grand Prix of Nations Riga 2017 & 3rd European Choir Games is already over, we’re thus starting to publish the […]

European Choir Games 2017

Prelude in Riga

Opening event with choral sounds from seven participating countries

On Sunday, July 16, 2017 INTERKULTUR and Live Riga officially opened the Grand Prix of Nations Riga 2017 & 3rd European Choir Games at the […]

European Choir Games 2017

Will it be “Cymru am byth” - “Wales forever” in Riga?

Welsh choir tries to top off its victory at the national choir competition Côr Cymru 2017

This year’s choral journey has not yet come to an end for the Welsh choir Côr Merched Sir Gâr. By winning the national Welsh choir contest […]

European Choir Games 2017

Second for the jury, but first for the audience

The Spīgo choir made the running to represent Latvia at Eurovision Choir of the Year

It was a neck-to-neck race: The Latvian choir Spīgo became winner of “Latvija Dzied!” (Latvia Sings!) and will thus represent Latvia at the  […]

European Choir Games 2017

Broaden your choral horizon

Tickets for choral workshops at the European Choir Games 2017 for sale

Ever tried overtone singing? Interested in experiencing South African choral music first hand? You are into meeting a famous composer face […]

Günter Titsch

Golden Sports Pyramid 2017

INTERKULTUR President Günter Titsch attends the awarding at the German Chancellery in Berlin

INTERKULTUR President Günter Titsch does not only promote the youth in choral singing. In his capacity as a trustee at the Deutsche […]

European Choir Games 2017

Statements from the German choral scene

Jazzchor Freiburg competes at Eurovision Choir of the Year 2017

On July 22 the Jazzchor Freiburg represents Germany at the premiere of “Eurovision Choir of the Year” in Arena Riga. The German choral scene […]

European Choir Games 2017

Wine and song – the recipe for success for the Bela Bartok Male Choir?

Hungarian choir lines up to convince the jury of the Eurovision Choir of the Year competition

Wine and singing are inseparably connected and bear an amazingly rich and colorful treasure of vocal art music and folklore. This conviction […]

Johannes Brahms Int. Choir Festival & Competition

"The best year this festival has seen so far"

Spirits were running high on the last day in Wernigerode

It is music. It is not just a line-up of tones. Behind every note there is a secret. It is not just the rhythm. Behind every beat you can […]

Choir Games

Slovenian choir reaches out for Gold in Riga

Carmen Manet – representing Slovenia at the first Eurovision Choir of the Year contest

Italy, Croatia, China and Switzerland - this choir left all these countries with a gold medal and Latvia will be the next stop on the choral […]

Johannes Brahms Int. Choir Festival & Competition

A very special choir in the competition

Tianjin Dolphin Hearing Disabled Children’s Choir in Wernigerode

One's world should not exist without music - and it doesn't have to! The Tianjin Dolphin Hearing Disabled Children's Choir is the best […]

Johannes Brahms Int. Choir Festival & Competition

High-level competition closes Wernigeorde: Here are the results

17 Golden, and 10 Silver Diplomas were awarded

Following a fantastic, high-level Grand Prize Competition in Wernigerode the international jury awarded the Johannes Brahms Choir Prize 2017 […]

Johannes Brahms Int. Choir Festival & Competition

Benefit Concert in Halberstadt

Stellenberg Girls Choir meets Rundfunk-Jugendchor Wernigerode

What is music? Is it a line-up of tones? In some centuries, it was normal not to have a rhythm written down and just sing the notes freely. […]

European Choir Games 2017

Royal tunes to inspire Arena Riga

Akademisk Kor Århus to represent Denmark at Eurovision Choir of the Year

As one of the leading classical choirs in its home country the “Akademisk Kor Århus’” will be a fantastic choral representative for Denmark […]

Johannes Brahms Int. Choir Festival & Competition

„A concert that could not have been better”

Jubilee concert with amarcord in Wernigerode

Mysterious atmosphere in an old church. An unbelievably long, constant tone and voices coming from no-where. This was how began yesterday's […]

European Choir Games 2017

Cultural ambassadors of Estonia

Estonian Television Girls’ Choir to compete at Eurovision Choir of the Year

The Estonian Television Girls’ Choir has developed into one of the world’s best youth choirs under the leadership of the choir’s founder and […]

European Choir Games 2019

Singing in a nation of choristers

In 2019 Gothenburg invites the choral world

Shortly before the start of the Grand Prix of Nations Riga 2017 & 3rd European Choir Games to take place from July 16-23, 2017 the next […]

Johannes Brahms Int. Choir Festival & Competition

Fantastic Opening Concert in Wernigerode

International choirs present their amazing skills

„Singing together brings nations together.“ This INTERKULTUR motto clearly proved to be true last night at Sylvestri church. At the Opening […]

Choir Games

Belgium’s musical ambassador

Les Pastoureaux will compete in Eurovision Choir of the Year

They have sung for the Royal Family, performed on the occasion of Belgium’s transition to the Euro, and gave concerts at the Palais des […]

European Choir Games 2017

Celebrating its anniversary on the “Eurovision Choir of the Year” Stage

The Upper-Austrian Hard-Chor will represent Austria at the pan-European choir contest

Founded in spring 2007 by enthusiastic singers, the Austrian Hard-Chor decided to celebrate its 10th anniversary where it feels home most: […]

European Choir Games 2017

Elina Garanca will sing one choir’s praise in Riga

The Latvian mezzo-soprano is part of the jury of the ”Eurovision Choir of the Year” TV-Show

The European Broadcasting Union, organizer of the Eurovision Song Contest, added a new member to its musical TV family: The “Eurovision […]

World Choir Games 2018

World Choir Games 2018 in progress

Collaboration between South Africa and Germany is running well

In 2018 the 10th World Choir Games explore a new continent: For the first time the world’s largest international choir competition will come […]

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 […]

Obituary

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 […]

Choir Games

NORTHERN LIGHTS

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 […]