The Singing Network, in collaboration with the International Federation for Choral Music‘s (IFCM) World Choral EXPO 2019, presents papers and presentations which focus on foundations of choral music and diverse aspects of collective singing.
July 30 & 31, 2019 • Lisbon, Portugal • International Cultural Center at the Palacete dos Condes de Monte Real
Join an intimate gathering of international scholars, performers, conductors, pedagogues, and composers… to connect, create, share, and explore.
See the exciting roster of Presenters and Abstracts.
Check out the Schedule of Presentations.
The EXchange! sessions will take place on July 30 & 31, 2019, at the Palacete dos Condes de Monte Real (IFCM’s new headquarters and the International Cultural Center). Other World Choral EXPO events include workshops, choral education presentations, exhibitions, and lots of choral performances.
The 2019 World Choral EXPO (WCE) will feature numerous concerts throughout Lisbon and its surrounding cities, presented by participating choirs and 13 selected leading choral ensembles from different continents. The 13 invited choirs selected to enrich the 2019 World Choral EXPO are Moran Choir (Israel), Indonesia Children and Youth Choir – Cordana (Indonesia), Shenzhen Lily Children’s Choir (China), Ensemble Vocapella Limburg (Germany), Jazz Cantat (Portugal), Shemesh Quartet (Mexico), Credo Chamber Choir (Ukraine), Musica Nostra Female Choir (Hungary), Cantemus Children’s Choir (Hungary), Coro Juvenil do Instituto Gregoriano de Lisboa (Portugal), Kokopelli Youth Choir (Canada), Qatar Youth Choir (Qatar), and TURKSOY Youth Choir (TURKSOY member countries). As well, there will be amazing performances by the 2019 World Youth Choir celebrating the World Youth Choir’s 30th anniversary.
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