Málaga 2014: The arrivalMar 12th, 2014 | By hen | Category: Canta en Primavera, Choir Events, Featured Articles, Top Post
Málaga is bustling today, choirs from 12 nations are arriving in the festival office to register for Canta en Primavera – Festival Coral Internacional (see photo). Some of them alredy had their first stage rehearsal for the closing concert in the “Sala Maria Cristina” on today’s schedule.
In the afternoon the INTERKULTUR year 2014 was officially rang in with the big choir parade through the city followed by the official opening ceremony.
For tonight’s opening concert, four choirs will go on stage: Capilla de Música Maestro Iribarren (Spain), Koritsia (Sweden), Female choir “Venda” (Latvia) and Voices – Landesjugendchor Vorarlberg (Austria).
After their performances featuring choral music from their home countries, Fred Sjöberg, jury member from Sweden, will further conduct a Singing Together with all choirs tonight. Everyone will sing along the piece “Raise your voices”. Hope we can show you some photos tomorrow!