THE SINGING WORLD à Saint Pétersburg

Singing_World_230x70L’Ensemble Jean-Philippe Rameau – choeur classique du Pays de Gex (siège à Versonnex, France), dirigé par Malgorzata Digaud participe au INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF CHORAL ART «THE SINGING WORLD» du 31 juillet au 5 août 2015 à Saint Pétersburg, Russia.

The International Festival of Choral Art is being held as an event envisaged at promoting the art of choral singing and a rendezvous of the talent and artistic perfection of choirs from all over the world. It is aimed at establishing artistic mutual relations and bringing together the choirs from St Petersburg, regions of Russia and other countries with the view to present and enlarge the array of singing traditions and choral repertoire, both time-tested and innovative.

The main goals of the festival :
rally concerts of ensembles and choirs of various artistic trends and styles who perform choral music of different epochs;
creating and encouraging a welcoming atmosphere for professional dialogue to share experiences and repertoire;
joint performances of professional and amateur choral groups from different countries of the world;
exposing a broader audience to choral culture and mastery of choirs from all over the world;
discovering new names and talents in choral singing;
involving music producers and managers in the organisation of further presentations of the choir. logo_150

Participants :
The Festival is open to Mixed, Men’s, Women’s and Children’s Choirs and Chamber Vocal Ensembles too (with a minimum of 3 singers).
In the Festival take part the Choirs from all over the World, which desires to perform its cultural work.
The age of participants is not restricted.
The Festival organizers look forward to hosting professional and amateur choirs and choral ensembles.

Festival shedule :
July 31 Arrival of the participants in St.Petersburg. Registration in Organizing Committee
18.00 – the Official Opening ceremony,
Gala-concert of the participants
August 1 – 4 Concerts and performances on the main venues of St.Petersburg.
Master classes, workshops and choral studios.
Presentation for conductors and directors of the choirs « The Fair of The Festivals »
August 2 – 3 International Choral Competition « The Singing World »
August 4 16.30 – Presentation of awards, diplomas and souvenirs.
After ceremony the round table with members of jury.
19.00 – The contest of Laureates for Gran Prix. Concert of the winners of International Choral Competition « The Singing World »
August 5 18.00 – the Official Closing ceremony, presentation diplomas
Gala-concert of the participants