World Choir Games 2024

The World Choir Games in 3 countries on 3 continents

Plan ahead and go on a world trip together

What a prospect: The venues for the next three World Choir Games from 2021-2024 have already been decided! Three countries on three […]

INTERKULTUR.TV

Concert of Confidence on INTERKULTUR.TV

A concert dedicated to our December series #24daysofconfidence

Singing together brings nations together – even in a digital way. The second INTERKULTUR Video Award has proven once again that singers from […]

Obituary

Choral legend Gotthilf Fischer passed away

INTERKULTUR mourns the loss of a good friend and supporter

Gotthilf Fischer, founder of the Fischer Choirs and thus one of the most famous and renowned choir directors in Germany, passed away last […]

COVID-19

Information about the Int. Choir Competition & Festival Bad Ischl

Postponement of the event to 2022

Due to the ongoing worldwide restrictions with regard to the COVID-19 pandemic and in order to ensure the health and safety of the […]

World Choir Games 2024

Kia ora World Choir Games 2024!

Announcing the destination for 13th World Choir Games

The 13th World Choir Games will take place in July 2024 and INTERKULTUR reveals the host city earlier than ever before: Auckland in New […]

World Choir Games 2022

World Choir Games 2022: More details available!

Participant and Competition Information have been published

The registration for the World Choir Games 2022 is now possible: All information about the competitions, the participation opportunities and […]

Christmas Carols

It's that time of the year again...

The 12 best Christmas commercials with choirs

Choir singing is not just in cathedrals, rehearsal halls or festivals only – it also adds the icing on the cake when it comes to convey […]

International Choral Scene

John Rutter - A Christmas Celebration

Online Premiere on Thursday 10 December 2020, 7.30pm GMT

"Christmas just wouldn’t be Christmas without John Rutter and his ever-popular concerts with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and this year […]

Christmas Carols

Silent Night – A Virtual World Tour

Join in and let’s make the Silent Night less silent this year!

This year, Christmas will be different. The places such as churches, concert halls and theaters that are usually filled with choral voices […]

Sing'n'Pray Kobe

Pray - Sing - Celebrate

Japan to open the INTERKULTUR choral year 2022

Already for the third time the international choir festival & competition Sing'n'Pray Kobe in Japan will open an INTERKULTUR choral year. […]

International Choral Scene

Chinese ethnic music is one step away from the world music

Interview with Chinese composer Liu Xiaogeng

Professor Liu Xiaogeng is an award-winning composer in China. He has composed music of many different genres, including symphonies, ballet, […]

Vietnam International Choir Competition

7th Vietnam International Choir Competition to be postponed

New plans for international choral gathering in August 2021

The Vietnam International Choir Competition marks an exceptional highlight in INTERKULTUR’s choral event calendar: A true celebration of the […]

COVID-19

Prelude to the Deutsche Chormeisterschaft 2021 to be postponed

Gala Concert on November 8 will be made up for at a later date

On Wednesday, October 28, 2020, the federal and state governments in Germany adopted far-reaching measures to curb the rising numbers of […]

World Choir Council

Dr. Hak-Won Yoon appointed Honorary Artistic President

South Korean conductor complements the board of Honorary Presidency at INTERKULTUR

In the course of South Korea winning the bid of hosting the next World Choir Games in 2022, INTERKULTUR took the opportunity of appointing […]

Latest news

INTERKULTUR Tea Time with repertoire from Slovenia and Turkey

Powerful women to present songs from their home countries

On November 5, we will continue with our "INTERKULTUR Tea Time", a series of virtual online meetings to connect choristers from all over the […]

International Choral Scene

A look at the international choral scene: Russia

Interview with Russian choral legend Vladimir Minin

What is the current state of the international choral scene? After insights from the USA and China we now take a look at Russia: Vladimir […]

Latest news

Online Choir Showcase - international

INTERKULTUR cooperates with China International Chorus Festival

The 15th China International Chorus Festival attracted international attention through its online premiere at the beginning of October. More […]

Obituary

Mourning for Prof. Dr. Friedrich Krell

Co-founder of the Johannes Brahms Choir Festival passed away

INTERKULTUR mourns the loss of a good friend and long-time companion: Prof. Dr. Friedrich Krell, Honorary Artistic President and co-founder […]

Canta al mar - Festival Coral Internacional

Canta al mar 2020 ONLINE Festival has started!

Discover a bunch of new videos to sweeten your weekend!

Since it's obviously not possible to come together in person in Calella this weekend for the 9th Canta al mar 2020 this festival is taking […]

Deutsche Chormeisterschaft

Melodious prelude to the Deutsche Chormeisterschaft 2021

Gala Concert in Koblenz on November 8, 2020

New impulses for the German choir scene, a new competition concept and great enthusiasm among choirs and audiences: The Deutsche […]

COVID-19

New cancellation policies introduced for 2021

Cost-free cancellation regulations extended for events in the first half of 2021

As the situation with the current pandemic continues, INTERKULTUR and M&C Music Contact have decided to extend the possibility of a […]

COVID-19

Important information about VOICES & WINE Málaga & ON STAGE Prague 2020

Current development of COVID-19 pandemic affects events in Spain and Czech Republic

The renewed global flare-up of the COVID-19 pandemic has led many nations to once again increase their corona-related precautions. However, […]

Canta al mar - Festival Coral Internacional

Canta al mar 2020 to take place online

Celebrate with us on Facebook and INTERKULTUR.TV

2020 is different. We have all had to experience this painfully on many levels, and therefore it is not surprising that the 9th Canta al mar […]

International Choral Scene

15th China International Chorus Festival with online premiere

Cooperation of national and international choirs for an extraordinary virtual gala

More than 300 choirs from China and abroad have registered to participate in the online edition of the 15th China International Chorus […]

World of Voices

Let the choirs continue with singing!

INTERKULTUR supports persistent demands of German choirs to the political arena

With an appeal to the Länder prime ministers, INTERKULTUR supports the current demand of German choirs, choir boards and choral associations […]

Latest news

Second INTERKULTUR Video Award to be launched

Awards for the best video cooperation between two choirs

After the tremendous success of the first edition, INTERKULTUR wants to encourage choirs from all over the world in a new interesting […]

World of Voices

Fall is here – Get creative about rehearsing safely

Ideas for safe choir rehearsals in fall and winter

As teams around the globe work toward a vaccine, singers and conductors are grappling with how to resume their singing in this "new […]

Latest news

Discover new repertoire from all over the world

INTERKULTUR "Tea Time" enters the second round

Already four times this year we met with interested people from all over the world at INTERKULTUR "Tea Time" - an informal exchange with […]

World Choir Council

"Hello Council" to the World

A successful start of a brand new journey

"Hello Council" is the series of live talk and online pedagogical workshop organized by INTERKULTUR China under the support of INTERKULTUR […]

Vietnam International Choir Competition

Having that September feeling...?

Perfect time to register for upcoming 2021 choral events

It's September already - and thus the time to snuggle up at home and plan the choral year 2021. We're dreaming of meeting up and sing […]

World Choir Council

Mourning for Jacques Vanherle

Member of the World Choir Council passed away

INTERKULTUR is mourning for a good friend, supporter and representative of France in the World Choir Council: Jacques Vanherle passed away […]

COVID-19

Important information about the Franz Schubert Choir Competition 2020

COVID19 pandemic affects the event

The COVID19 pandemic continues to restrict many aspects of public life and still affects the choral world. This includes also the Internatio […]

ON STAGE

Tradition, architecture and lifestyle

Albania welcomes singers to experience the country’s multifaceted history

Join the international choir community – On Stage in Albania! From June 9-13, 2021 INTERKULTUR invites you to the country’s capital, Tirana. […]

World Choir Council

Mourning for Prof. Yang Hongnian

Leading personality of Chinese choral culture and Honorary Artistic President of the World Choir Games deceased

Professor Yang Hongnian, conductor, music pedagogue and Honorary Artistic President of the World Choir Games, died on 26 July 2020 at the […]

Deutsche Chormeisterschaft

Together! Experience! Singing!

New participation possibilities for a joint choir experience

Finally, singing again! Since choir rehearsals have gradually become possible again in the various federal states with corresponding […]

Canta al mar - Festival Coral Internacional

Great to see you again!

Traditional choir festival in Calella welcomes international choir community

"And every beginning has an inner magic," the German poet Hermann Hesse said in a verse. And this magic of a new beginning of singing […]

World Choir Council

The pandemic has no power over choral singing

Exchange of the World Choir Council on the current situation in the choral nations

A summary by Professor Alexander Soloviev, official representative of Russia in the INTERKULTUR World Choir Council, (published in http://mu […]

INTERKULTUR.TV

INTERKULTUR Video Award 2020: The Winners

Prizes go to South Africa, Austria and Armenia

The first online choir competition of INTERKULTUR was an amazing success. A total of 128 virtual choir videos from 44 countries were […]

COVID-19

Update on INTERKULTUR events in fall

COVDID-19 pandemic still affects schedule of events

2020 is the year of COVID-19. There’s still no end in sight for the pandemic and therefore we have already started to find solutions for our […]

World Choir Games 2021

Top 10 choirs from the World Rankings in one concert

Online Celebration Concert at the Virtual Choir Games

This Friday the Virtual Choir Games come up with a special highlight: An Online Celebration Concert unites performances of the 10 best […]

World Choir Games 2022

The 12th World Choir Games 2022 go to…KOREA

Former host of Winter Olympics will welcome thousands of singers from July 4-14, 2022

The World Choir Games are coming back to the Republic of Korea: The city of Gangneung, located in the Province of Gangwon, is the second […]

World Choir Games 2020

World Choir Council - International exchange within the Virtual Choir Games

Choral experts from all over the world gather online for the first time

The last weeks and months have demanded a lot from mankind. Especially the worldwide choir scene has been hit hardly by the COVID-19 […]

International Choral Scene

"New means of singing will play a part in our future development"

Interview with Mr LI Peizhi, President of the China Chorus Association

China was the first country in the world affected by the ongoing Covid 19 pandemic. As everywhere else in the world, this had an impact not […]

Vox Lucensis - Concorso Corale Internazionale

"Vox Lucensis" - Singing is for those who love

New choir event invites to a double premiere in the Toscana

10 categories, 1 grand prize, numerous friendship concerts, endless musical enjoyment: From April 7-11, 2021 INTERKULTUR welcomes the […]

INTERKULTUR.TV

INTERKULTUR Video Award: First videos published!

"Choirs A Cappella" at INTERKULTUR's first online choir competition

INTERKULTUR's first Online Choir Competition was a great success: 128 virtual choir videos from 44 countries and regions were submitted to […]

World Choir Games 2021

Welcome to the Virtual Choir Games

Exciting Opening and Closing shows as well as highlights from past years

Over the past few months, we have been forced to do one thing in particular: find new ways and look for solutions.The postponement of the Wo […]

Deutsche Chormeisterschaft

New registration deadline for the Deutsche Chormeisterschaft

Additional Early Bird discount for registrations by June 29

Slowly but surely life is coming back to the German choral scene. Nearly all federal states allow choirs to start small rehearsals again […]

Int. Choir Competition & Festival Kalamata

Singing in the land of Gods

Special Opening Concert at a marvellous venue

Kalamata in Greece welcomes choirs of all nations and religions to sing in the “Land of the Gods” from October 7-11, 2021. The INTERKULTUR […]

Günter Titsch

Solidarity in times of crisis

Special fundraising campaign for the German choral scene

Many singers currently have only one wish: finally being able to get together again, pursue their passionate hobby and experience the joys […]

Latest news

INTERKULTUR scholarship for talented choir conductors

Apply now for the International Conductor’s Seminar Wernigerode 2021

From now on INTERKULTUR will award scholarships for the 6th International Choir Conductors' Seminar Wernigerode (July 17-20, 2021) to young […]