International Choral Competition
2020, 24-26 April
All musical styles/genres are welcome!
Choirs are encouraged to perform to their strengths whether that’s great harmony, cool dance moves, high-energy audience interaction, or musical skill.
The competition provides an inspirational and communicative atmosphere perfect for making new contacts and networking.
All events are open to a public audience.
HIGHLIGHTSUp to € 1.000 in cash and prizes to be won
Victoria SingingDunum is designed for singers who would like to challenge themselves in a competitive environment. The Festival is open to solo vocalists and vocal groups of all ages, nationalities and countries.
Festival participants enjoy a variety of activities that enable them to interact with other participants. Among the scheduled activities are Festival Chorus rehearsals, competitions, concerts and excursions.
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Registration & Fees
DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION & AGE GROUPS
Round 1: Registration deadline for the competition, including submission of video:
Registration deadline extended to December 22nd 2019
Round 2: Competitive performance: April 25th , 2020
Round 3: Gala Concert of laureates and awarding ceremony.
For the first round, please send Applications must include the following materials:
Competition Application Form
mp3 file, or a YouTube performance, or a website link to a performance recording (recent performance )
Application fee for choir € 200
Application fee for vocal ensemble € 150
GROUP CATEGORIES OF PARTICIPANTS
- Ensembles (4 -11 singers)
- Choir (vocal groups over 12 people)
FOR CHOIRS AND ENSEMBLES
- 11 years and below
- 16 years and below
- 27 years and below
- 28 and older
C. JAZZ, POP, MODERN
A. CLASSIC Academic vocal.
Classical contemporary pieces are welcome
The ensembles are asked to perform a folklore program of their home country, which may include folksong arrangements without choreography, or a folk scene, a traditional costume or a scene with choreography from the daily life of the participants. The choreography should reflect traditional customs. The main emphasis should be on the vocal part. The singers are allowed to wear traditional costumes. Notice: In case sheet music is not available, a short description for the jury written in English is requested.
C. JAZZ, POP, MODERN all genres of modern choral music are welcome. Choirs have the possibility to perform programs from Jazz, Pop, Gospel, Spiritual, or Modern Choral Music. However, contemporary classical choral music should be presented in categories A.
When choosing the category please, keep in sight your choir’s previous experience, results, capabilities in performances. Separate applications must be made for separate categories.
Prizes and awards
Rules and Regulations
If you have any other questions regarding the festival please use our contact form to better direct your question.