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 to face? Or want to discuss with Eric Whitacre?
These opportunities and many more are waiting to be discovered by you at the various workshops at the Grand Prix of Nations Riga 2017 & 3rd European Choir Games – tickets can now be purchased separately or bundled online or on site in Riga.
July 17, 2017 , 10:00h, Workshop at the Jazeps Vitols Latvian Academy of Music: Members of the famous a cappella ensemble Nordic Voices from Norway invite you to learn more about overtone singing and will introduce you to different techniques and overtone exercises.
July 18, 2017 , 10:00h, Workshop at the Jazeps Vitols Latvian Academy of Music: Michael Barrett and the University of Pretoria Camerata will hold an interactive workshop regarding South African Choral music. Immerse in the unique style of South African choral music by singing and dancing with one of the most prestigious choirs from the Southern continent.
July 21, 2017, 10:00h, Workshop at the Jazeps Vitols Latvian Academy of Music: John Rutter - Meet the composer! One of the most famous British composers, John Rutter offers the chance to get a deep and personal insight into his choral works and gives advice about performing his music. The Ave Sole Chamber choir will sing three pieces and asks you to join in into the rest of the program.
July 22, 2017, 10:00h, Workshop at the Jazeps Vitols Latvian Academy of Music: Famous Grammy-winning composer and choral rock star Eric Whitacre invites conductors to discuss current questions regarding the topic of conducting choirs.
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