Eurovision Choir of the Year

Eurovision Choir of the Year 2017

A glimpse behind the scenes

Eurovision Choir of the Year – the new tv talent show for European top choirs – premiered on July 22, 2017 in Riga, Latvia and was […]

VOICES FOR PEACE

Voices for Peace prepares for more choirs

Information for 2019 edition all set

Perugia and Assisi were excellent hosts for VOICES FOR PEACE 2018 in April. 12 choirs from 9 nations accepted the invitation to raise their […]

Int. Choir Competition & Festival Kalamata

Excel and pocket the Kalamata Choir Prize 2019

International Choir Competition and Festival rewards outstanding choir

Medal, trophy, honours – great rewards for hard-working choirs. During the 3rd Kalamata International Choir Competition and Festival from O […]

Corfu International Festival & Choir Competition

High expectations on the 2nd International Festival & Choir Competition in Corfu

Press conference to highlight a colorful event of music and friendship

The 2nd Corfu International Festival & Choir Competition is already on a good way promising an excellent choral gathering of many different […]

World Choir Games 2018

From grass skirts to churchly robes

Folklore, Chamber Choir & Musica Sacra by golden voices from Indonesia

Many talents slumbering in one choir: One of the most versatile groups which will attend the World Choir Games 2018 in Tshwane, South […]

ISTRAMUSICA

Go! Go! Go! ... to Croatia!

Dobrodošli u Istramusica 2018

Following the popular premiere of ISTRAMUSICA 2017, this year’s edition of the International Choral Festival & Competition in Porec, Croatia […]

World Choir Games 2018

One Voice – Anthem for the World Choir Games

Pre-Recording for INTERKULTUR by University of Pretoria Tuks Camerata

As reported earlier, the one and only John Rutter has composed a new anthem for the World Choir Games – “One Voice”. Thousands of singers […]

VOICES FOR PEACE

“Choral singing opens the hearts”

200th INTERKULTUR event ends with a clear message of peace

The Closing Concert and Awards Ceremony was the final highlight of “Voices for Peace”, INTERKULTUR’s 200th anniversary event in Perugia and […]

VOICES FOR PEACE

Coda and da capo in Perugia/Assisi

Tribute to the winners of the 200th INTERKULTUR event Voices for Peace

A milestone ends on a high note: On the occasion of the 200th festival in the history of INTERKULTUR choirs joined during an emotional […]

VOICES FOR PEACE

Voices raise for peace

Opening service of VOICES FOR PEACE dedicated to “Pacem in Terris”

Yesterday evening the second INTERKULTUR event in 2018, the international choir competition and festival “VOICES FOR PEACE” opened in the […]

VOICES FOR PEACE

“Voices for Peace” opens in Perugia and Assisi

12 choirs from 9 nations will be part of the choir festival

Since 30 years INTERKULTUR is dedicated to the cause of peace, singing as the universal language in the world and international […]

International Choral Scene

Rhythm and Performance in a workshop about „Popular Choral Music“

More than 100 participants accepted the invitation by the Sängerbund Hüttenberg-Schiffenberg

What’s important when singing Popular Choral Music? Which exercises help to easily harmonize rhythm and singing? Many of more than 100 […]

Canta al mar - Festival Coral Internacional

Canta al mar keeps attracting singers from all over

Registration is still possible!

After the Early Bird Registration Deadline for Canta al mar 2018 ended on March 19, it turned out that this annual event in Calella and […]

ON STAGE

On Stage in Israel

Singing in Tel Aviv, Haifa, and Jerusalem

Last weekend, the ON STAGE series started with a premiere event in Israel (March 15-18, 2018). With almost 900 singers and 38 choirs from 4 […]

World Choir Games 2018

IUVENTUS GAUDE(T)!

Czech Children’s Choir exceeds own WCG sponsorship objectives

The World Choir Games 2018 in Tshwane, South Africa are now within reach: The IUVENTUS, GAUDE! Children’s Choir from Jablonec nad Nisou […]

European Choir Games 2019

Lovely Gothenburg

A warm host for the Grand Prix of Nations & European Choir Games

Gothenburg is a nearly 400 years old seaport located on the Swedish west coast. It is the second largest city in Sweden with 540,000 […]

Sing'n'Joy Princeton

Singing, befriending & competing in the “Garden State”

Culture vultures will gather in 2019 for the next round of Sing'n'Joy Princeton

After its premiere in 2017 Sing'n'Joy Princeton invites the international choral community to the second edition from February 14 - 18, […]

World Choir Games 2018

“More culture than agriculture!”

Veterinarians on their way to the World Choir Games 2018

Looking at the Onderstepoort Community Choir’s photo gives you a déjà vu? But this is no show element, this is the choir’s workwear – and […]

Johannes Brahms Int. Choir Festival & Competition

5th International Conductors' Seminar in Wernigerode

Broadening of INTERKULTUR’s pedagogical offers

From June 29 to July 2, 2019 – in collaboration with the city of Wernigerode and the local Landesgymnasium für Musik – there will be a new […]

Choir Games

Choir conductor for one day?

Support the Crowdfunding Project of Neuer Kammerchor Berlin!

Travelling to the World Choir Games in South Africa requires creative ways of digging up money for travel costs and other expenses. The Neu […]

International Choir Competition Maastricht

A heavenly place on earth

Must-see in Maastricht: Dominican Bookstore

The Dominican Church in Maastricht is the oldest Gothic church in the Netherlands – it was actually established in 1294. However, it doesn’t […]

INTERKULTUR China

Bring the Northern Lights to Shenzhen, China

Northern Lights Organ Concert and MUSICA MUNDI Academy Seminar for Choral Conductors

The Northern Lights Concert in Riga Dome Cathedral last year during the Grand Prix of Nations Riga 2017 & 3rd European Choir Games was one […]

Latest news

Ready to explore the 2019 choral festivals?

Participant Information for many events available

INTERKULTUR unveils participation details for Maastricht, Princeton, Hoi An, Wernigerode and Gothenburg in 2019. Get more information about […]

Helsingborgs Körfestival

Home match for a Vocal Six

Swedish a cappella group performs at Helsingborgs Körfestival

The a cappella group Vocal Six was formed in 1988 in Helsingborg – no doubt that its current members were more than pleased to be involved […]

Int. Robert Schumann Choir Competition

Zwickau celebrates the great composer Robert Schumann

Program of the Schumann-Fest Zwickau and the International Choir Competition announced

In 2018 the Saxon city of Zwickau focusses on its 900th anniversary. From May 31 to June 10 the celebrations will showcase the city’s great […]

Canta al mar - Festival Coral Internacional

Let’s go south!

Spend a sunny fall in Calella and Barcelona

Europe shivers at the moment. There are freezing temperatures everywhere; in Rome they had snow for the first time since the last 6 years. […]

World Choir Games 2018

John Rutter composes new anthem for the World Choir Games

World premiere at the Opening of the WCG 2018 in South Africa

Since the year 2000, when the first World Choir Games (WCG) were held in Linz, Austria, the “Choir Olympic Hymn” has traditionally sounded […]

World Choir Games 2018

Education, competitions & fundraising

Cuban Ensemble Vocal Luna pursues a wide range of choral activities

The Cuban Ensemble Vocal Luna was founded in 2002 by Sonia McCormack and is being conducted by Wilmia Verrier since 2011. The choir is […]

World Choir Games 2020

Official Candidate Cities for the next World Choir Games

Where will the world's largest international choir competition go in 2020?

The region of Flanders in Belgium including the cities of Antwerp and Ghent as well as the Region Gangwon in South Korea with PyeongChang […]

Birthday wishes

Crown Jewel Anniversary for an “American Choral Master”

Morten Lauridsen celebrates his 75th birthday

"To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist", the German composer Robert Schumann once stated. And […]

World Choir Games 2018

World Choir Games 2018 meet Olympic Winter Games 2018

South Korean Show Choir "Harmonize" sings in PyeongChang

Officially founded in March 2013, the South Korean Show Choir "Harmonize" made a quickstart in terms of choral competitions. When […]

Helsingborgs Körfestival

British singers up to voice catching in Sweden

VOCES8 presents choral music workshop at Helsingborgs Körfestival

Numerous competition categories, Evaluation Concerts, international top choirs, Individual Coachings as well as intercultural Friendship […]

World Choir Games 2018

Lagos City Chorale ready for its 4th World Choir Games

Listen to Nigeria’s Multi-International Award Winning Choir in Tshwane

Lagos City Chorale was founded in February 1988 by the late Senator Lere Adesina and Music Director and Conductor Sir Emeka Nwokedi, who is […]

Birthday wishes

Gotthilf Fischer celebrates his 90th birthday

Congratulations to the Honorary Ambassador of the World Choir Games

The Honorary Ambassador and a great supporter of the World Choir Games, Gotthilf Fischer turns 90 this Sunday, February 11. INTERKULTUR […]

World Choir Games 2018

Collegium Musicum meets Africa’s vibrant choral traditions

University of Warsaw represents Poland at the World Choir Games 2018

In 1994 the employees and graduates of the University of Warsaw established the Chór Kameralny Collegium Musicum Uniwersytetu Warszawskiego  […]

Latest news

30 Years Joy of Singing

INTERKULTUR celebrates: Watch the video trailer!

Who said that choir music was boring? INTERKULTUR events will teach you better! Since 30 years singers and choirs from all over the world […]

Latest news

Workshop about Popular Choral Music

Conducted by Nicol Matt

On Saturday March 3, 2018, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., the Sängerbund Hüttenberg-Schiffenberg will present a workshop about popular choral music at […]

Corfu International Festival & Choir Competition

13 chances for Early Birds to go for gold

INTERKULTUR invites choirs to the mythological island of Corfu

According to the Greek mythology Poseidon, the god of the sea, fell in love with the beautiful nymph Kerkyra and brought her to an island, […]

World Choir Games 2018

Group spirit + love of music = Cgals Chamber Choir

Female choir from Namibia about to conclude triple World Choir Games participation

The Cgals Ladies’ Ensemble started in 1998 in Swakopmund, Namibia under the conductorship of Wilna Liebenberg. Due to interest in the […]

World Choir Games 2018

Returning the benefits of music to the community

University choir shares its passion for choral singing with the community

Situated at the heart of Mankweng, 30km East of Polokwane City, South Africa, the University of Limpopo initiated the UL Choristers in the […]

Sing'n'Pray Kobe

Closing of Sing'n'Pray Kobe 2018 united all participants

Grand finale with “Pray from Kobe” concert and Award Ceremony of Sing`n`Pray Kobe

Contemplative days with prayers and songs from all parts of the world have passed for participants of Sing'n'Pray Kobe 2018. During the […]

Latest news

South Korea will play a major role in the INTERKULTUR family from 2018 on

Prominent publisher J&A Music strengthens the cooperation with World Choir Games organizer

South Koreas biggest music publisher J&A Music and INTERKULTUR, leading initiator and organizer of international choral competitions, have […]

Sing'n'Pray Kobe

Sing`n`Pray Kobe 2018 starts in Japan

"The one who sings, prays twice"

Yesterday, on 25th of January, in the “Kobe Bunka Hall” restaurant the opening reception for the representatives of the participating choirs […]

Helsingborgs Körfestival

Helsingborgs Körfestival: Reading Session with Helene Stureborg

About the refinements of Swedish choral music

Helsingborg, one of Sweden’s oldest cities, awaits choirs and choral music lovers from May 9 - 13, 2018 to its unique ”Körfestival”. Many […]

World Choir Games 2018

Showcasing a 100 year old tradition

Sri Lankan choir combines traditional values with modern sounds

The Royal College Choir from Sri Lanka, established in 1919, is one of the oldest school choirs in the country and part of the living […]

Günter Titsch

International understanding in the universe

Astronaut Thomas Reiter talks about the fascination of space flight

“Make the world a better place” – with this slogan President Roger Schmidt names the aim of the German-American Club “Die Brücke” […]

World Choir Games 2018

For the beauty of the earth – rehearsing in South Africa’s vineyards

Chamber choir brings a taste of the Winelands to the World Choir Games 2018

Based in picturesque Winelands district of the Western Cape, South Africa, the Winelands Chamber Choir was established in 2010. Former […]

Sing'n'Pray Kobe

Sing'n'Pray Kobe: Keep tradition alive

Praying and singing together for the victims of the natural disaster 2011

Since 2012 singers from Japan gather in Kobe in order to commemorate the victims of the huge earthquake and tsunami around Fukushima on the […]

World Choir Games 2018

Long-lasting choral tradition to enrich the World Choir Games

SMU Chorale joins the category Mixed Choirs in its anniversary year

In 2018 SMU Chorale has two reasons to celebrate: Not only will they participate in the World Choir Games 2018 in their home country, but […]

Int. Choir Competition & Festival Bad Ischl

Austrian charm meets Asian vibrancy

Indonesian choir joins choral get together in Bad Ischl 2018

Bhinneka Tunggal Ika – Unity in Diversity is the national motto of Indonesia which also symbolizes the essence of the 14th International […]