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"60 COUNTRIES, 300 CHOIRS and 16000 PARTICIPANTS made this an experience never to be forgotten again!

... We would like to thank you for helping to make this dream come true as the Frank Pietersen Music Centre Combined Choir. Thank you for creating a platform where South Africans could not only compete on international level, but also acquire experience in preparing for competitions on this level. We would also like to congratulate you on the excellent way the competitions, venues and programme were organized. It was like a smooth running machine. ..."

Frank Pietersen Music Centre Combined Choir, South Africa

"The World Choir Games offer unique musical and cultural experiences and in the evaluation of competitions, workshops and other educational activities a professional international expertise at the highest level."

nmz – Neue Musikzeitung June 21, 2016

"I am so happy about this! Many brilliant choirs in South Africa who could NEVER afford to travel internationally will now get a chance to compete, take part, share, exchange ideas and be involved in the biggest choral spectacle on Earth. Well done, INTERKULTUR!"

Bernard Krüger, choir director Drakensberg Boys Choir, South Africa (WCG Sochi 2016)

"Yes, Riga was amazing! Quite an experience like no other. I was very impressed with the quality of the organization and the attention to detail - good German preciseness!"

North-West University PUK Choir, South Africa (WCG Riga 2014)

"What a wonderful event and what a wonderful time we had!  My students are still talking about it and I know they will continue to do so for years to come!"

James Reddan, Linn-Benton Community College Choirs, USA (WCG Riga 2014)

"As an African and musician, It is an honor to me to be a member of your wonderful organization. It is time for me and we African people, to do our best to work together in order to promote in all African countries your beautiful and great idea."

Felix Nassi, jury member, Benin (WCG Sochi 2016)

"I feel very grateful and honored for being member of this incredible working team. I'm sure that the next two years, in the way of the 10th World Choir Games and 30th INTERKULTUR anniversary, will be full of successfully events."

Daniel Garavano, jury member, Argentinia (WCG Sochi 2016)

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Since Flanders - Belgium is not so big, it's no surprise that it's an easy place to travel around. All of our cities are really close to each other and accessible by train or car.

Flanders provides a lot of different places to stay. From historical hotels to romantic cottages, Flanders has a vast offer in accomodations. Check them out here.

Whether it is to discover Flanders art, architecture, food and drinks, events, romantic places, top cafés, markets, attractions or shopping, everyone will find something to their specific needs.

Source: www.visitflanders.com




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Are you interested in former events of this series? Check out the last edition of the World Choir Games!