Günter Titsch © sagmalspaghetti GbR Mārtiņš Staķis

INVITATION

The beautiful, Baltic city of Riga welcomes you once again to an international Choir Competition in 2022. Sing together with singers from all over the world on stages full of history in honor of the world-renowned Latvian choral conductor and educator Imants Kokars and enjoy the unsurpassed hospitality of the Latvians.

The singing nation of Latvia awaits you!

Günter Titsch, President INTERKULTUR | Mārtiņš Staķis, Chairman of the Riga City Council

Welcome

Participation opportunities

This event provides you the opportunity to choose from the following options of participation:

Non-competitive participation Competitive participation
Festival participation** Competition categories*
Evaluation Performance* Evaluation Performance*
Festival Stage Choir Festival Stage Choir

friendship concert performance included

*at least two performances included

Competition
Evaluation Performances
Friendship Concerts
Festival Stage Choir
Grand Prize Competiton

"Thank you so much for the opportunity to participate in the INTERKULTUR’s European Choir Games event. We would also like to thank you for the wonderful organization and for all the help before and during the event. We felt such honor to participate in the competitions with some of the best choirs in the world! We came back to Israel smiling with such good memories and experiences."

Inbar Schneider, Singletone, Israel (ECG Riga 2017)

"Once again I would like to thank you for wonderful time in Riga. Thanks to you and the all people from Festival office. Very good choirs, fantastic concerts, workshops, meetings with friends, all this made the atmosphere of the festival marvellous."

Eugeniusz Kus, jury member, Poland (ECG Riga 2017)

"INTERKULTUR is a very great event organizer of choir events. Everything worked out really great in Riga. We were very pleased with the event, and are looking forward to participate in another INTERKULTUR event"

Simun Hammer, Gøtu kirkju ungdómskór, Faroe Islands (ECG Riga 2017)

Registration Information

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Event Details

Schedule of the Event
Venues
Jury
Organizer

Choirs

We are happy to welcome 14 choirs from 7 nations to the 2nd RIGA SINGS!

2022
Ohana (Bulgaria) | F, G3, S1
Ohana (Bulgaria) | F, G3, S1
Youth Choir of Tallinn Music High School (Estonia) | G2
Youth Choir of Tallinn Music High School (Estonia) | G2
Gøtu Kirkju Ungdómskór (Faroe Islands) | G3, S2
Gøtu Kirkju Ungdómskór (Faroe Islands) | G3, S2
Peterborough Voices (Great Britain) | C2, S1
Peterborough Voices (Great Britain) | C2, S1
Continuum Youth Choir (Ireland) | G3, S1
Continuum Youth Choir (Ireland) | G3, S1
Mixed Choir "Muklājs" (Latvia) | A1, S1
Mixed Choir "Muklājs" (Latvia) | A1, S1
Vanema (Latvia) | B1
Vanema (Latvia) | B1
Riga Cathedral Choir School Gospel Choir (Latvia) | P
Riga Cathedral Choir School Gospel Choir (Latvia) | P
Latvia University Male Choir DZIEDONIS (Latvia) | A2
Latvia University Male Choir DZIEDONIS (Latvia) | A2
Minjona (Latvia) | Festival
Minjona (Latvia) | Festival
Tēvzeme (Latvia) | Festival
Tēvzeme (Latvia) | Festival
Ogle (Latvia) | Festival
Ogle (Latvia) | Festival
MoonBeams (Latvia) | Festival
MoonBeams (Latvia) | Festival
Akademicki Chór Politechniki Gdańskiej (Poland) | A1, S1
Akademicki Chór Politechniki Gdańskiej (Poland) | A1, S1

Destination

Riga, located in the central part of the country, the metropolis has become a multicultural city where the vast heritage coexists harmoniously with the quick pace of modern living. Riga is also known as a pearl of architecture and home to the largest concentration of Art Nouveau architecture in the world.

Peaceful but at the same time dynamic and diverse, Riga offers experiences for every taste in art, music, theatre or design and a broad range of cultural activities all year around. Nicknamed as the Paris of the North, Riga will surely leave a lasting impression in your sense and sensibility.

Competition Results

We congratulate all singers to their great results! All in all 14 golden and 3 silver diplomas were awarded. Many thanks to all choirs and ensembles for participating!

Results(270 KB)

Youth Choir of Tallinn Music High School (Estonia)
Winner of the Imants Kokars Choral Award 2022: Youth Choir of Tallinn Music High School (Estonia)

How was the last time?

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