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Carlson School of Management Flash Mob, Deck the Halls

Here is some festive fun to get ready for the holidays"

Carlson School of Management Flash Mob, Deck the Halls

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Added by SingerLink on December 4, 2011 at 8:55am — No Comments

Castrati Alive and Well

Britain's Got Talent: Greg Pritchard

Britain's Got Talent - Show 5

Britain's Got Talent: Simon is…

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Ambassadors of Harmony are #1 in International Barbershop competition

Ambassadors of Harmony

2009 International Barbershop Chorus Champion

In Anaheim July 4th, 2009, a performance by the…

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In Which Hand Do You Hold the Baton?

Three Year Old Jonathan conducting to the 4th movement of Beethoven's 5th Symphony…

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The Magic of Austria

Join Paul Saik and Hugh Ballou in Austria
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World Choir Games 2010 - China

Download the flyer for The World Choir Games 2010, Shaoxing, China



6th WORLD CHOIR GAMES 2010 Shaoxing, China.pdf



The concept of calling into being an event like the World Choir Games, taking the Olympic ideal into the arts, arose from the dream to peacefully unify singing people and nations… Continue

Added by SingerLink on July 4, 2009 at 9:30am — 1 Comment

World Choir Games 2012 - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA!

WCG2012NewsReleaseFINAL.pdfThe largest choral competition in the world comes to the United States!



Read more about the 7th World Choir Games 2012, Cincinnati USA… Continue

Added by SingerLink on June 12, 2009 at 12:00pm — 1 Comment

Final Results for the World Choir Games in Graz, Austria

The games are over and many choirs presented a wealth of great music, in fact, there was over 12,000 minutes of singing in over 1,200 concerts in the 10 days of the games. That's 8 days of continuous singing! WOW!



Here's the final tally of the medal awards:





County/Total Medals

China 37

Austria 35

Russia 31

Indonesia 24

South Africa 24

Hungary 21

Germany 17

Croatia 16

USA 11

Republic of Korea 9



What a… Continue

Added by SingerLink on July 30, 2008 at 12:15pm — No Comments

News Around the World About The World Choir Games

Here are some of the news articles that we have found about choirs at the World Choir Games

Please add more links as you find them.



About Choirs from South Africa

SA choirs shine at Games



Kilyawan Boys Choir bags awards in World Choir Games in Austria…



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Added by SingerLink on July 17, 2008 at 9:30am — 3 Comments

The Second Half of The World Choir Games Begins with a Musical Fireworks Concert!

The Second Half of the World Choir Games has begun! Here are some photos from the Musical Fireworks Concert

Die zweite Hälfte der World Choir Games hat angefangen! Hier sind einige Fotos vom musikalischen Feuerwerk-Konzert
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Added by SingerLink on July 16, 2008 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Memories from the First Week at the World Choir Games in Graz

Here are some of the memorable moments from the World Choir Games, Graz 2008

Sind hier einige der denkwürdigen Momente von den Weltchor-Spielen,

Graz 2008




The parade of choirs on July 9

Die Parade der Chöre an Juli 9!





Arrival and Registration:

Ankunft und Registrierung:





The Opening Concert:

Das Öffnung Konzert:…

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Added by SingerLink on July 14, 2008 at 10:00am — No Comments

Results from the First Week of Competition in Graz

The World Choir Games has passed the half-way point announcing the winners in the first competition!



Many, many choirs from all over the globe gathered in Graz, Austria on July 9 to celebrate a common interest and a common language - Music! Instead of nations focusing on their differences and conflicts, we are singing together and celebrating what we have in common - the love of making beautiful music!



The week began with a parade through the streets of Graz… Continue

Added by SingerLink on July 14, 2008 at 9:43am — No Comments

Many Choirs from China Travel to WCG in Graz

Over 40 choirs from China have traveled to Graz, Austria the site of the 5th World Choir Games where they will be in competition with 450 choirs from 93 countries.

Here is a short article from the press in China about the Chinese choirs:
CRIENGLISH.com

Added by SingerLink on July 11, 2008 at 1:47am — No Comments

US Choirs Visit The World Choir Games in Graz, Austria

Here are 2 newspaper articles about American Choirs traveling to the World Choir Games in Austria.



First, from The Commercial Appeal about the University of Memphis Singers

http://www.commercialappeal.com/news/2008/jun/29/u-of-m-singers-head-to-austria/



Second, from The Star Gazzette about The Mansfield University Concert Choir…

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Added by SingerLink on July 11, 2008 at 1:43am — No Comments

The First Day at WCG

After the Grand Opening Celebration on July 9 where the Austrians provided a stunning musical welcome for the visiting choir, July 10 was the first round of qualifying and concerts by choirs from all over the world.





The Stadthlalle: Registration, Opening and Closing Ceremonies







The Grand Opening Ceremony with a Musical Celebration Provided by the City of Graz





July 10 was the day for qualification by the… Continue

Added by SingerLink on July 10, 2008 at 7:00pm — No Comments

The World Choir Games Begins on July 9!





The largest choir competition in the world begins on July 9 with choirs parading through the streets of Graz, Austria. This grand event continues to unfold over the next 10 days ending with a grand ceremony on July 19 which will resemble the grand closing ceremony for the Olympics in China!



In total, there will be 441 choirs from 93 countries participating in this competition! That's over 20,000… Continue

Added by SingerLink on July 8, 2008 at 1:27pm — No Comments

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Hudson Chorale Concert at Maryknoll – In Paradisum: Fauré Requiem and More (January 26 & 27, 2019)

Hudson Chorale, the area’s largest mixed voice chorus, is poised to please.  The group will begin its 2019 season with two matinee concerts on Saturday, January 26, 2019 at 3:00 pm and Sunday, January 27, 2019 at 3:00 pm that highlight Gabriel Fauré’s exquisite Requiem with professional orchestra and soloists, along with a collection of motets by Felix Mendelssohn, Anton Bruckner and Johannes Brahms. There is no better place to experience a concert of sacred music than the magnificent and…See More
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Collegium Singers Concert – Music of the Spirit at Temple Methodist Church

March 9, 2019 from 7:30pm to 9pm
Collegium Singers present a concert of exultant sacred music dedicated to the Holy Spirit, culminating in Vierne's Messe Solennelle. Music of the Spirit begins with Patrick Gower's joyful Veni Sancte Spiritus before the darkness of Byrd and MacMillan's settings of Factus Est Repente. Two epic cornerstones, Elgar's The Spirit of the Lord and Tallis's Loquebantur Variis Linguis are contrasted with three settings from North America by Runestad, Thompson, and Canada's much-beloved Ruth Watson…See More
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Somerset Chamber Choir Concert - Rachmaninov All-night Vigil (Vespers) at Kings College Chapel

February 17, 2019 from 4pm to 6pm
A candlelit performance of hauntingly beautiful settings of the Russian Orthodox liturgy, with evocative poetry and timeless classics for violin and piano, enhanced by projected iconography and lighting.Tickets: £18, 15, (reserved), & £11 (unreserved). Children/students half-price. Taunton Visitor Centre, Market House, Fore Street, Taunton, TA1 1JDTel: 01823-340470 – Open Monday to Saturday – 09.30 to 16.30 Choir concert link…See More
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Lea Singers Easter Concert – Bach Magnificat and Roth’s A Time to Dance at St Nicholas Church

March 16, 2019 from 7:30pm to 9:15pm
J.S. Bach’s Magnificat and Alec Roth’s A Time to Dance form a double-bill for tonight’s concert featuring the Lea Singers and a baroque orchestra. The inspired and uplifting Magnificat is one of Bach’s finest works, dating from 1723. Perfectly complementing this is A Time to Dance by UK-based composer Alec Roth. This cantata explores the four seasons, drawing on poetry by William Blake, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and Robert Herrick, among others. Lea…See More
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Hudson Chorale Concert at Maryknoll (NY) – In Paradisum: Fauré Requiem and More (January 26 & 27, 2019) at The Chaple at Maryknoll

January 26, 2019 from 3pm to 4:30pm
Hudson Chorale, the area’s largest mixed voice chorus, is poised to please.  The group will begin its 2019 season with two matinee concerts on Saturday, January 26, 2019 at 3:00 pm and Sunday, January 27, 2019 at 3:00 pm that highlight Gabriel Fauré’s exquisite Requiem with professional orchestra and soloists, along with a collection of motets by Felix Mendelssohn, Anton Bruckner and Johannes Brahms. There is no better place to experience a concert of sacred music than the magnificent and…See More
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Hudson Chorale (Rehearsals in Pleasantville, NY) Welcomes New Members in January in Preparation for an Exciting Spring 2019 Concert at Pleasantville Presbyterian Church

January 28, 2019 from 6pm to 7pm
Come sing with Westchester’s highly acclaimed community chorus, Hudson Chorale.  The group is welcoming new members in all voice parts (SATB) to join them for an exciting concert program that will appeal to choral singers of a wide range of musical preferences. Singer-friendly auditions will begin on Monday, January 28, 2019, by appointment, from 6:00 – 7:00 pm prior to the first rehearsal.  Rehearsals take place on Monday evenings from 7:15 – 9:45 p.m. at the Pleasantville Presbyterian Church,…See More
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Conan Features a Choir on His Show

Conan features the Scala and Kolacny Brothers choir on his TV show.

 

What's next? Are we getting some culture on TV?

 





The all female choir performs…

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Created by SingerLink Apr 23, 2011 at 10:43am. Last updated by SingerLink May 1, 2011.

The Christian West and Its Singers

Here's a review of a great new book "The Christian West and Its Singers" by Jeffery Tucker:



Jeffrey remarks:


"So rather than a review, I say to you, this book exists. Perhaps it has opened a new chapter in history of the study of Christian…
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Created by SingerLink Jun 22, 2010 at 9:08pm. Last updated by SingerLink Aug 29, 2010.

Presentation Mini Master Class





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Created by SingerLink Sep 29, 2009 at 7:58am. Last updated by SingerLink Aug 10, 2010.

Working With Singers

Here's a great video on working with singers from I… Continue

Created by SingerLink Jun 22, 2010 at 9:21pm. Last updated by SingerLink Jun 22, 2010.

Conversations with Joseph Flummerfelt

Here's a preview of an new book about Joseph Flummerfelt





In Conversations with Joseph Flummerfelt: Thoughts on Conducting, Music, and Musicians, Donald Nally presents a window into the mind and heart of one of America's most celebrated and distinguished choral…
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