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World Choir Games 2016: Registration is now open!

In July 2016 the choral world will again meet to compete for Gold, when Sochi, the “Black Sea Pearl” will host the 9th World Choir Games, the Olympics of Choral Music. REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN
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Málaga 2015: Talking to the juros Málaga 2015: Talking to the juros

It is not that usual at INTERKULTUR competitions that choir conductors have the chance to talk to the jury after the competitions to get a first feedback before the results are announced. However, in Málaga
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Málaga 2015:Competitions in full swing! Málaga 2015:Competitions in full swing!

The competitions of „Canta en Primavera“ are literally in full swing. Yesterday choirs started in the „Mixed Choirs“ and „Folklore“ categories. The Polish „Chor Kameralny Towarzystwa H. Wieniawskiego, Poznan“ actually premiered singing in a competition
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New in television: Lucky break for choirs New in television: Lucky break for choirs

(chris) After the TV show „Die Große Chance“ (the big chance) there will be another TV show on the ORF from April 17, 2015 on: “Die Große Chance der Chöre” (the big chance of the
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Falu Kammarkör from Sweden wins the Walter Scheel Choir Prize 2015 Falu Kammarkör from Sweden wins the Walter Scheel Choir Prize 2015

On Saturday, March 07, 2015 the best choirs and category winners of the Chorfestspiele Bad Krozingen met at the Kurhaus Bad Krozingen in order to compete for the Walter Scheel Choir Prize 2015, which is
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Bad Krozingen 2015: Singing for the “Walter Scheel Choir Prize” Bad Krozingen 2015: Singing for the “Walter Scheel Choir Prize”

Who will become overall winner of the Chorfestspiele Bad Krozingen 2015 and take the coveted trophy of the Grand Prize Competition home? The choirs from Germany, Sweden, Slovenia, Netherlands and Russia did their best –
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Personal Reports

“Detsky Khor MEZ Krasnodar” invites the world of choirs to Sochi! “Detsky Khor MEZ Krasnodar” invites the world of choirs to Sochi!

“Dear Friends! We are the singers from the children’s choir, which were awarded the honor to accept the Flag of the World choir Games in Riga as representatives of the next host country Russia, and
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WCG Insight: Sochi is waiting for us! WCG Insight: Sochi is waiting for us!

Our first trip to Sochi was so eventful! In just three days we got a great impression of the host city of the 2014 Winter Olympics and the World Choir Games 2016. The city’s location
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WCG Insight: Let’s do it again! WCG Insight: Let’s do it again!

Hard to believe, but true. Even if the last (choral) tunes from Riga are still sounding, I’m already in the middle of the next project: the upcoming World Choir Games 2016 in Sochi. Together with
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Cor di Jëuni Gherdëina at the 8th WORLD CHOIR GAMES Cor di Jëuni Gherdëina at the 8th WORLD CHOIR GAMES

By Diego Moroder The Cor di Jëuni Gherdëina from Gröden / Val Gardena in South Tyrol (Italy) might join this year’s World Choir Games for the first time. From July 8-14 we spent unforgettable days
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A big hand for Pohlheimer Projektchorsänger in Riga A big hand for Pohlheimer Projektchorsänger in Riga

By Roger Schmidt The project choir of the Sängerkranz Watzenborn-Steinberg had their first performance at the World Choir Games in Riga. At the big stage in the park “Esplanade” the singers led by Peter Schmitt
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WCG Insight: Evaluation Performances WCG Insight: Evaluation Performances

At the Riga Congress Center two choirs and the jury met for evaluation performances. After a stage rehearsal of 15 minutes the choirs Coro Infantil Y Juvenil Sinfónico from Mexico and Pietermaritzburg Children’s Choir from
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New team – luck again!? New team – luck again!?

By Adrian Ruckhofer (CHOIRREPORTER), Singakademie Graz, Austria translated from german into english language It’s time again on Wednesday! A 36-headed group of the Singakademie Graz starts expectantly towards Riga to be part of the 8th
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WCG Insight: It’s getting serious WCG Insight: It’s getting serious

The Games are going to start soon and you can already feel it. Due to the arrival of more team members from Philippines, Albania, Germany, etc… the first information meetings started this morning. First of
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