Int. Choir Competition & Festival Bad Ischl

Sing in spring?

Early Bird Registration for choir festival in Bad Ischl runs until September 30

Already for the 15th time one of the most important and most beautiful choir events in Austria will take place in spring 2020: From April 29 […]

Canta al mar - Festival Coral Internacional

Friends, be welcome at Canta al mar

Choir Festival in Calella gets an own song

A renowned and popular INTERKULTUR choir festival will receive a new distinctive mark for its 8th edition: The Canta al mar festival in […]

Latest news

"Voice of Tolerance" promotes choral singing in Dubai

INTERKULTUR workshop for conductors at Arab schools

The promotion of choral music worldwide is one of INTERKULTUR's main objectives. For this reason, the project "Voice of Tolerance" was […]

Choir Stories

Many hearts beating with one beat

3 years of friendship – 2 choirs – 1 common passion

16 hours by plane, 186 hours by car, 2428 hours on foot - there are about 8484 miles separating the two choir nations Great Britain and […]

Sing'n'Pray Kobe

“Sing’n’Pray” to choral sounds from all over the world!

Second edition of Sing'n'Pray Kobe in January 2020

Singing and praying - these two central elements of "Sing'n'Pray Kobe 2020" will form, as in its first edition in 2018, the centerpiece of […]

Latest news

INTERKULTUR World Rankings updated

Double Champion from Gothenburg gets rewarded

That’s what winners look like: So many happy faces and tears of joy accompanied the Award Ceremonies of the Grand Prix of Nations Gothenburg […]

Obituary

“His legacy remains a source of inspiration”

Flemish musician and choir conductor Michaël Scheck passed away

On August 14, 2019 the Belgian musician and choir conductor Michaël Scheck passed away. He was the first President of the Belgian Choir […]

European Choir Games 2019

Thank you for the music!

The sounds of musical bring the Grand Prix of Nations Gothenburg 2019 & 4th European Choir Games to a close

The Grand Prix of of Nations & 4th European Choir Games shaped its Swedish host city of Gothenburg in a unique way: Whether in restaurants, […]

European Choir Games 2019

You are the Champions!

Second Awards Ceremony of the Grand Prix of Nations Gothenburg 2019 & 4th European Choir Games

On August 10, 2019, the second Award Ceremony of the Grand Prix of Nations 2019 & 4th European Choir Games at the Partille Arena in […]

European Choir Games 2019

Celebrate the good times...!

Highlights of August 10

Today eight days full of music, emotions and new impressions end. At the closing event the winners will be announced one last time and the […]

European Choir Games 2019

Gothenburg 2019 - Qualifications Aug 9

These choirs have made it to the next level today

The competitions at the Grand Prix of Nations Gothenburg 2019 & the 4th European Choir Games are also taking place today - and choirs whose […]

European Choir Games 2019

Göteborg 2019 - Highlights of August 9

Two more days to go and a bunch of choral concerts

The competitions are drawing to a close and today it is mainly Children's Choirs and Chamber Choirs & Vocal Ensembles who are performing - […]

World Choir Games 2020

Singing invitation to the World Choir Games 2020

Showkoor Rise Up and international choirs issued invitation to the choral community

An unusual stage became the setting for a musical welcome of the upcoming World Choir Games host country 2020, Belgium: A big top at the […]

European Choir Games 2019

Göteborg 2019 - Qualifications Aug 8

These choirs qualified to the next higher level of competition

The competitions at the Grand Prix of Nations Gothenburg 2019 & the 4th European Choir Games continue - and choirs whose performances in the […]

European Choir Games 2019

Gothenburg 2019 - Highlights of Aug 8

Starting in the next competition categories

This day is truly a day to remember: Eight different competitions of all three competition levels (Open Competition, Champions Competition, […]

European Choir Games 2019

Just singing in the rain

Parade of Nations with choirs from all continents in Gothenburg's city center

Choirs from near and far were not deterred from participating in the Parade of Nations by Gothenburg's heavy rain that flooded the city […]

European Choir Games 2019

Gothenburg 2019 - Highlights of August 7

Chinese/Swedish Friendship and Parade of Nations are waiting for us

Let’s welcome new choirs to the second part of the Grand Prix of Nations Gothenburg 2019 & 4. European Choir Games today! New competitions […]

European Choir Games 2019

Time to celebrate!

First winners of Grand Prix of Nations & European Choir Games announced

On August 06, 2019, the first Award Ceremony of the Grand Prix of Nations 2019 & 4th European Choir Games at the Partille Arena in […]

European Choir Games 2019

International cultural exchange through choral singing:

World Choir Events in the ‘Belt and Road’ – China/Sweden (Scandinavia) Day on August 7

A day dedicated to Swedish-Chinese friendship featuring a varied program and incultural exchange will take place on Aug 7 at Betlehemskyrkan […]

European Choir Games 2019

Gothenburg 2019 - Highlights of Aug 6

First Awards Ceremony tonight!

It’s all about the Grand Prix– today only this category choirs will be performing and be evaluated by the renowned jury. 09:00 A difficult […]

European Choir Games 2019

Making memories for a lifetime

First days of the Grand Prix of Nations & 4th European Choir Games

The first two days in Gothenburg, Sweden have passed and were filled with many emotions so far. The live TV show Eurovision Choir and the […]

European Choir Games 2019

Gothenburg 2019 - Qualifications of August 5

These choirs have made it to the next competition level

The competitions at the Grand Prix of Nations Gothenburg 2019 & the 4th European Choir Games continue - and choirs whose performances in the […]

Deutsche Chormeisterschaft

Looking for the German Choir Champion

The first Deutsche Chormeisterschaft 2020 turns Koblenz into a hub of choral music

For the first time INTEKULTUR is organizing a national choir competition for German choirs: The Deutsche Chormeisterschaft. The city of […]

European Choir Games 2019

Gothenburg 2019 - Highlights of Aug 5

Don't miss the Sweden A Cappella concert tonight

The world belongs to the youth - and therefore this day is dedicated to the competitions of Youth Choirs from different nations. In […]

European Choir Games 2019

Gothenburg 2019 - Qualifications of August 04

These choirs have made it to the next competition level

The competitions at the Grand Prix of Nations Gothenburg 2019 & the 4th European Choir Games have started - and choirs whose performances in […]

European Choir Games 2019

Gothenburg 2019 - Highlights of August 4

First day of competitions and Friendship Concerts

First day of competitions and Friendship Concerts! A perfect day and opportunity to experience choral styles from all over the world for […]

European Choir Games 2019

The winner takes it all: Vocal Line becomes Eurovision Choir 2019

Denmark gets the winner's title at Europe-wide TV show

Tonight 10 choirs from 10 different European choral nations conquered the heart of the audience in the Partille Arena in Gothenburg and […]

European Choir Games 2019

Grand Prix of Nations & European Choir Games to be opened

Gothenburg welcomes 171 choirs and 6300 participants from 47 nations

Following Graz/ Austria 2013, Magdeburg/ Germany 2015 and Riga/ Latvia 2017, it’s now the turn of the Swedish city of Gothenburg to host the […]

European Choir Games 2019

“Oh, sometimes, I get a good feeling”…

Eurovision Choir 2019 and Opening of the European Choir Games

Outstanding choirs from all over Europe gather at the Partille Arena, Gothenburg, Sweden on 3 August 2019 for the second edition of Eurovisi […]

European Choir Games 2019

Welcome to Gothenburg!

Tomorrow is the day: Eurovision Choir 2019!

On August 3, 2019 the Eurovision Choir 2019 will take place. Meanwhile all choirs, that represent their home countries in this TV […]

Isola del Sole

10. Isola del Sole - Celebrate Good Times!

Special discounts for your choral trip to the Italian Sunny Island

Not a one-hit wonder but a popular choir destination: INTERKULTUR’s Isola del Sole festival celebrates its 10th anniversary from September […]

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When music goes straight into the heart

Gala Concert with John Rutter in Schwäbisch Gmünd

Whoever met him once will keep the moment forever: John Rutter is one of the most famous and most performed composers for choral music […]

Johannes Brahms Int. Choir Festival & Competition

11 nations - 45 choirs - 1 competition

Golden, Silver and Bronze Diplomas at the Johannes Brahms Choir Festival and Competition

After spectacular contests and great performances on the stages in and around Wernigerode, the best nine choirs of the Johannes Brahms Choir […]

World Choir Games 2020

365 days

Countdown for the World Choir Games 2020 in Flanders

Ghent and Antwerp, the host cities of the World Choir Games 2020, are now in the starting blocks for the world's largest choir competition, […]

Johannes Brahms Int. Choir Festival & Competition

Foretaste of international choir sounds

Opening concert as prelude to the Johannes Brahms Choir Festival and Competition 2019

45 choirs from 17 nations represent the international choir world in Wernigerode this year. Four of them from Hong Kong, Germany, Russia and […]

European Choir Games 2019

“We can fly”

Official song of the European Choir Games 2019 released

The Swedish Choir Centre West, a choir association based in Gothenburg with the aim to strengthen and develop the regional choir scene, has […]

World Choir Games 2020

The World Choir Games will go on

Interkultur receives unprecedented interest to host 2022 world choir games and beyond

INTERKULTUR, the world’s leading organiser of international choir competitions and festivals, is delighted to announce that it has received […]

Johannes Brahms Int. Choir Festival & Competition

Following the vocation for choir singing

On the tracks of Johannes Brahms in Germany

From July 3 - 7, 2019 the colorful town of Wernigerode, Germany becomes the center of choral singing for the 11th time already, when choirs […]

Johannes Brahms Int. Choir Festival & Competition

11th Int. Johannes Brahms Choir Festival & Competition

Reflections on the event’s twentieth anniversary by Prof. Dr. Ralf Eisenbeiß

It started with a meeting at a busy motorway in 1997 - and became the birth of one of the most successful INTERKULTUR events, now […]

Anton Bruckner Choir Competition and Festival

Norrlands Nations Kammarkör wins in Linz

The results of the 7th Int. Anton Bruckner Choir Competition 2019

Norrlands Nations Kammarkör is the winner of the Anton Bruckner Choir Prize 2019, congratulations! After a high-level Grand Prize […]

Anton Bruckner Choir Competition and Festival

„Te Deum“ resounds in the Mariendom Linz

Opening of the 7th Int. Anton Bruckner Choir Competition & Festival

The Mariendom in Linz was filled to capacity and beyond yesterday evening, when the Opening Concert of the 7th International Anton Bruckner […]

Anton Bruckner Choir Competition and Festival

11 nations united through Anton Bruckner

Start of the International Choir Competition in Linz

Australia, Denmark, Finland, Norway, Austria, Russia, Sweden, South Africa, Tanzania, Czech Republic, Turkey - together on one stage, […]

International Choral Scene

Choral education in Dubai

Workshop with INTERKULTUR choral experts for more than 70 participants

Cooperation with the choral community in the United Arab Emirates: Together with the UAE government INTERKULTUR organized a five-day choral […]

Sing'n'Pray Kobe

Let your singing become a prayer

Last call for Early Birds to Japan 2020

From January 16 – 20, 2020 the second edition of Sing'n'Pray Kobe takes place in the Japanese city which commemorates the victims of the […]

European Choir Games 2019

England’s master composer and his choral heritage

John Rutter presents his works at the European Choir Games 2019

The choral community all over the world cherishes the works of the British composer and INTERKULTUR’s Honorary Artistic President, John […]

World Choir Games 2020

Preparations for the World Choir Games 2020 in progress

Artistic Meeting in Germany

Preparations for the events at the World Choir Games 2020 in Flanders make good progress. During Artistic Meetings with partners from […]

World Rankings

INTERKULTUR World Rankings updated!

New entries after the first events in 2019

Since 2000 INTERKULTUR has been running the only World Rankings for choirs, which includes the results of the competitions of all […]

Competitions & Festivals

On Tour with INTERKULTUR in Barcelona

Sing Along Concert for Verdi's "Messa da Requiem"

Rundfunkchor Berlin, Simon Halsey, Barcelona, Verdi, Palau de la Música Catalana: All these well-known terms for choral enthusiasts make up […]

European Choir Games 2019

Special Concerts at the European Choir Games

News about the supporting program of the event announced

The Grand Prix of Nations Gothenburg 2019 & 4th European Choir Games is about a peaceful competition among nations in different categories. […]

World Choir Games 2020

High interest in the World Choir Games 2020

Almost 100 choirs already registered

After the first registration deadline for the World Choir Games 2020 on May 20 INTERKULTUR is thrilled to announce a fantastic number of […]