List of choral competitions in Asia

December 16, 2008 at 8:29 am | Posted in Announcements, Competitions | 2 Comments
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Looking for international choral competitions to join this coming 2009? Here’s the list of choral competitions that will be held throughout Asia.

1st Philippine International Choral Competition

1st Philippine International Choral Competition

4th A Voyage of Songs

Location: Penang, Malaysia

Date: 4-8 July 2009

It is a festival hosted in the historical Georgetown (UNESCO World Heritage Site) in Penang, Malaysia. It’s a choral competition for different categories: mixed choir, equal voices choir, children’s choir, folklore and chamber choir.

Artistic Director: Nelson Kwei

Contact:

Victoria Choral Academy, Singapore

Tel: +65-6338-3733

Fax: +65-6246-4721

Email: avos@spicetravel.com.sg

Website: http://www.vca.com.sg/category/avos


1st World Choir Championships

Location: Gyeongnam Province, Republic of Korea

Date: 7-17 July 2009

It is a choral competition in different categories and difficulties. Competition will be held in Gyeongnam, Korea.

Contact:

Interkultur Foundation

Am Weingarten 3, D-35412

Pohlheim, Germany

Tel: +49-6403-956525

Fax: +49-6403-956529

Email: interkultur@ musica-mundi.com

Website: http://www.musica-mundi.com/


Orientale Concentus II

Location: Hangzhou, China

Date: 19-23 July 2009

A choral competition for mixed choir, equal voices choir, children’s choir, folklore and chamber choir category; set in the beautiful and renowned West Lake in Hangzhou, China. Organized by the Singapore Federation of Choral Music

Artistic Director: Nelson Kwei

Contact:

Ms Xie Xiuzhen

Ace99, 369 Tanjong Katong Road, Block C, #01-03

Singapore 437126, Singapore

Tel: +65-6342-1941

Fax: +65-6449-6566

Email: xiuzhen@ace99.com.sg

Website: http://www.ace99.com.sg/events.php


1st Philippine International Choral Competition 2009

Location: Pasay City, Metro Manila, Philippines

Date:18-22 August 2009

As the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) celebrates its 40th anniversary, this choral competition aims to bring choirs of different nationalities to the Philippines, a country known for its innate gift for singing. This choral competition is open to different categories: mixed choir, children’s choir, sacred music and folk music.

Contact:

Music Division

Cultural Center of the Philippines

Roxas Blvd., Pasay City, 1300

Telephone/Fax No. (632) 832-2314

Email address: ccp.musicdivision@yahoo.com

Website: http://www.culturalcenter.gov.ph/page.php?page_id=175

Want more? check this link here: http://www.musica-mundi.com/fileadmin/pdf_data/interkultur/MM2009_2010_gb.pdf

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  1. The NZ Secondary Students’ Choir is contemplating options for a tour in 2010 and would be interested to learn of Asian festivals or competitions in June-July 2010 that would be suitable.

    Looking forward to hearing from you.

    Lois Coplon
    Executive Officer
    NZ Secondary Students’ Choir
    KBC House, 272 Karori Road
    Wellington 6012
    New Zealand

  2. Plus: TOMOHON INTERNATIONAL CHOIR COMPETITION 2009

    http://ticc.co.id/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=21&Itemid=40

    and

    Malaysian Choral Eisteddfod VII

    http://malaysianchoral.blogspot.com/2009/02/malaysian-choral-eisteddfod-vii.html


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