Competitions & Festivals

World Choral Forum

Special Memory Gala Concert of the World Choir Capital

On November 10, 2015 a new leaf will be turned regarding the mutual relationship between INTERKULTUR and Guangzhou, which will make choral […]

Choir Games

Latvian choral music in Sochi

Greetings from the host country of the World Choir Games 2014

INTERKULTUR is pleased to introduce some choirs, which will attend the biggest choral event worldwide: The World Choir Games in Sochi 2016.  […]

Choir Games

A portrait of the "Sängerkreis Hildburghausen"

The singers from the green heart of Germany are looking forward to the next World Choir Games

INTERKULTUR is pleased to introduce some choirs, which will attend the biggest choral event worldwide: The World Choir Games in Sochi 2016.  […]

Choir Games

"We are part of it"

A greeting goes around the world

Show the international choral scene, how colorful the World Choir Games 2016 will be! Take a picture of you together with the Sochi […]

Choir Games

African sounds in Sochi

The Cgals Chamber Choir from Namibia will participate once again at the World Choir Games

INTERKULTUR is pleased to introduce some choirs, which will attend the biggest choral event worldwide: The World Choir Games in Sochi 2016.  […]

Shunde 2015

Sing'n'Joy China 2015 – Choir Festival Shunde-Foshan

A festival with numerous pedagogical offers marks the close of the choral year 2015

From November 4-8, 2015 the Sing'n'Joy China 2015 – Choir Festival Shunde-Foshan will take place in Shunde/China. INTERKULTUR's last […]

Choir Games

Six voices in Sochi

A happy welcome the participants of the World Choir Games 2016 in Sochi

INTERKULTUR is pleased to introduce some choirs, which will attend the biggest choral event worldwide: The World Choir Games in Sochi 2016.  […]

Choir Games

Greetings from the international choral scene

These are the participants of the World Choir Games 2016 in Sochi, Russia

INTERKULTUR is pleased to introduce some choirs, which will attend the biggest choral event worldwide: The World Choir Games in Sochi 2016.  […]

Competitions & Festivals

Happy faces at the Award Ceremony

The winners of the "Canta al mar" – Festival Coral Internacional have been announced

Yesterday the choirs gathered in the Fabrica Llobet, to get their results of the previous competition concerts. At 15h it was getting […]

Competitions & Festivals

Calella sings

The choirs from all over the world say goodbye to the Catalonian host city

The last day of the Festival has dawned. The days are passed away to fast! We have experienced a lot of great competitions and concerts. 49 […]

Competitions & Festivals

Music and Light

The first Gala Concert during the Festival in Calella

Yesterday evening the first Gala Concert “Music and Light” took place in the church Església de Santa Maria I Sant Nicolau in Calella. The […]

Releases

New biography "Freedom and courage - what we owe to Walter Scheel"

Companions honour the lifetime achievements of the former German Federal President

Be it as a Federal President, a Foreign Minister and representative of the Federal Chancellor, a Federal Minister for Economic Cooperation […]

Competitions & Festivals

Playing with resonance

Vocal spheres and formations make the church Església de Santa Maria I Sant Nicolau resound

Numerous lovers of choral music, singers and citizens of Calella attended yesterday’s opening concert of the „Canta al mar“ – Festival Coral […]

Competitions & Festivals

Canta al mar 2015 has begun

The international choirs were welcomed by the city of Calella

From today the "Canta al mar" - Festival Coral Internacional is officially opened. We are so happy to welcomed 49 choirs from 23 nations […]

Competitions & Festivals

A great conclusion of Kalamata

Special moments during the 1st Kalamata International Choir Competition & Festival

The 1st Kalamata International Choir Competition & Festival proved to be a big success. The city of Kalamata as well as INTERKULTUR look […]

Competitions & Festivals

The fourth edition of „Canta al mar“ will start tomorrow

49 choirs from 23 nations sing on the Mediterranean coast of Catalonia

We are pleased to welcome choirs from all over the world to the International Choir Competition & Festival “Canta al mar” in Calella and […]

Int. Choir Competition & Festival Kalamata

Great results in Kalamata

International choirs cheered at the Award Ceremony

After all competitions the winners of the 1st Kalamata International Choir Competition have been announced. The choirs from all over the […]

Competitions & Festivals

Gala Concert with traditional music

Colorful costumes and folkloric songs in Kalamata

Yesterday evening 4 choirs presented a colorful concert program in a traditional style: Eesti koorijuhtide naiskoor (Estonia), South China […]

World Choir Games 2016

World Festival Singers

The project choir for individual singers

On the occasion of the World Choir Games 2016 INTERKULTUR offers as of now the opportunity also for individual singers to be part of the […]

Competitions & Festivals

Great atmosphere at the Opening Concert

Thousands of singers sang together Mikis Theodorakis`songs

After a colorful and sounding choir parade yesterday afternoon the ceremonial part of the first day continued: the Opening Concert. The […]

Int. Choir Competition & Festival Kalamata

Choirs are looking forward to the big Opening

Parade und Opening Concert for the festival’s beginning in Kalamata

Today the 1st Kalamata International Choir Competition & Festival 2015 will be official opened. We are looking forward to welcoming choirs […]

Competitions & Festivals

International voices and melodies in the land of gods

Choirs sing at the 1st Kalamata International Choir Competition & Festival 2015

From October 14-18, 2015 the 1st Kalamata International Choir Competition & Festival takes place in Greece. INTERKULTUR and the Municipality […]

International Choral Scene

25 years of German Unity

A spectacular program for the festive event in Frankfurt on the Main

On the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the German Unity on October 3, 2015 Millions of people gathered in the Hessian metropolis […]

International Choral Scene

“Welcoming and Get-Together Choir" in Berlin

Voluntary singers and refugees get to know each other via singing

Currently Europe proves to be an open-minded and friendly host for many people seeking asylum and fleeing from areas of conflicts all over […]

Competitions & Festivals

A big applause for international choirs

The 1st International Choir Festival Puccini excels with a high level of artistic achievement

From September 30 until October 3, 14 choirs from 11 different nations gathered and enchanted the small town Torre del Lago Puccini with […]

Puccini 2015

Puccini 2015: These are the winners

International choirs achieve impressive results in Torre del Lago Puccini

The Female Choir “Venda” from Latvia is the overall winner at the 1st International Choir Festival Puccini 2015 in Torre del Lago Puccini. […]

Competitions & Festivals

The nominated choirs have been announced

Singing for the Grand Prize –Torre del Lago Puccini 2015

After all competition categories have finished and all choirs performed, the international jurors announced the best choirs, which will […]

Competitions & Festivals

The church San Paolino unites international choirs

A Singing Together in honor of Giacomo Puccini

Following the competition in the category Sacred Choral Music all participating singers have united to one big choir. Under the direction of […]

Puccini 2015

The festival has officially been opened

After the Opening Concert the first competition is following

The 1st International Choir Festival Puccini in Torre del Lago Puccini was opened yesterday at 18h by INTERKULTUR Artistic Director Romāns […]

Competitions & Festivals

Puccini begins this evening

European and Asian choirs sing for the official festival’ start

Today is the day: the 1st International Choir Festival Puccini in Torre del Lago Puccini will be official opened. 14 choirs from 11 […]

INTERKULTUR News

INTERKULTUR is on the chor.com

The meeting place for choral music

In a few days the exhibition chor.com will start and welcomes the European choral scene in Dortmund/Germany. Numerous choral lovers, […]

Competitions & Festivals

Choirs singing on the trail of Giacomo Puccini

The 1st International Choir Festival Puccini in Torre del Lago Puccini starts tomorrow

For the first time the Italian city Torre del Lago Puccini becomes the meeting place for choirs from all over the world. From September 30 – […]

Releases

SING 2016/2017

A magazine to give the overview

There’s something new for you! That's the one – right up to date and hot off the press: the brand-new INTERKULTUR magazine

Sing'n'Joy Vienna

Competitions in Bad Ischl and Vienna

Singing between mountains and seas and in the European capital of music

INTERKULTUR offers competitions in most different destinations. Of course each competition is unique with its participants and experts from […]

International Choral Scene

Mantra meets Classic

Indian and Western culture coming together

On Sunday, September 20 at 19h the Indian choral work "Shanmuga Kavacham" will be premiered in the Hessian city of Wiesbaden. Under the […]

Obituary

In memory of Sir David Willcocks

A world famous choral personality passed away

The international choral world has lost an important personality: Sir David Willcocks, leader of the King’s College Choir, composer and […]

Choir Games

Official start of the Grand Prix of Nations Riga 2017 and the 3rd European Choir Games

Signing of the contract in Riga seals the cooperation

One of the biggest events for the choral community was sealed yesterday during a ceremony between the Latvian capital Riga and INTERKULTUR: […]

World Rankings

The INTERKULTUR World Rankings updated

The latest placings of the top choirs

After the last eventful competitions, the 2nd European Choir Games & Grand Prix of Nations 2015 in Magdeburg and the 9. Int. Johannes Brahms […]

Grand Prix of Nations

The registration is now open!

The Grand Prix of Nations Berlin 2017 is waiting for you

The Grand Prix of Nations Berlin 2017 in one of the most exciting metropolises is in the starting blocks and the registration for the […]

Lanna Int. Choir Competition

INTERKULTUR presents a brand new event

The 1st Lanna International Choir Competition in the "Land of Smiles"

After the great success of the first international Choir Competition in Vietnam, 2011 the competition series is continuing in South East […]

World Choir Games 2016

Learn from international choral experts!

In Sochi numerous workshops and seminars are offered

From July 6 – 16, 2016 the World Choir Games will take place in Sochi, Russia. Besides numerous competitions and concerts you have the […]

Choir Games

Sochi and its surrounding

A popular and diverse travel destination

Sochi counts as the favorite travel destination for Russians. You can have a beach holiday at the Black Sea or go skiing in the mountains – […]

World Choir Games 2016

The World Choir Games 2016

Nine reasons to come to Sochi and not to miss the first registration deadline

The 9th World Choir Games 2016 are coming closer and the preparations are full in swing. Hundreds of choirs will sing together in the […]

Your Voice

Singing makes happy and healthy

Reasons why singing is not only a joy for your ears

The human voice is the most widespread instrument worldwide, because everyone is able to sing. It is not only a melodious phenomenon of our […]

International Choral Scene

The development of choral singing in Gibraltar

Christian Santos reports about the choral scene and the TV program called “Project Choir”

The members of the World Choir Council meet regularly and report about choral topic. A new member of the Council, Christian Santos, reports […]

Releases

The Choir

Another choral film makes the love for music to a filmic choral work

Choirs are a consistently topic of cine films. Remember the Sister Act movies from 1992 and 1993, which made history for the modern choral […]

European Choir Games 2015

Impressions, emotions and unforgettable moments in Magdeburg

The 2nd European Choir Games & Grand Prix of Nations 2015 documentary

Finally - the 2nd European Choir Games & Grand Prix of Nations 2015 documentary is finished! So take a look and remember about the amazing […]

Your Voice

Suggestions for the choral rehearsal

The second extract of the report “Vocal techniques for the young singers”

Henry Leck from the USA describes some vocal techniques especially for young singers at the "International Symposium on children and youth […]

International Choral Scene

Choral activities in Iceland

Thorgerdur Ingólfsdóttir, member of the World Choir Council, reports on choral singing in her home country.

"Choral activity in Iceland is very popular. There are over 300 choirs, children´s choirs, mixed choirs, men´s choirs, women´s choirs, […]

Your Voice

What facial expressions do with singing

Britta Adams presents miens for different musical styles

The choral choreographer, singer as well as educator for sport and gymnastics, Britta Adams is well versed in singing moves. Not only the […]