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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

Share this joy with your…


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…


Added by SingerLink on December 13, 2010 at 1:10pm — No Comments

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…


Added by SingerLink on December 13, 2010 at 12:30pm — No Comments

In Which Hand Do You Hold the Baton?

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


Added by SingerLink on December 10, 2010 at 10:30am — No Comments

The Magic of Austria

Join Paul Saik and Hugh Ballou in Austria
Sing in the Grand Festival Choir…


Added by SingerLink on September 9, 2010 at 7:00pm — No Comments

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 connected by song in a fair competition. The idea should inspire people to… 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…


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

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:…


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:

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

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


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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JS Bach - St John Passion at Wells Cathedral

July 27, 2019 from 7pm to 9:30pm
Johann Sebastian Bach – St John Passion BWV 245 “ The aim and final reason of all music should be nothing else but the Glory of God and the refreshment of the spirit” JS Bach A not-to-be missed event, featuring one of the world’s foremost evangelists James Gilchrist, and one of the UK’s finest Baroque Orchestras.Somerset Chamber ChoirRichard Laing – ConductorThe Musical & Amicable Society (Baroque Chamber Orchestra)James Gilchrist – EvangelistSophie Gallager – SopranoHamish McLaren –…See More
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Collegium Singers Concert - Night Prayer at St Mary Magdalene Church

June 29, 2019 from 7:30pm to 9:15pm
Collegium Singers present a journey through literal and metaphorical darkness to serenity.Programme:Te lucis ante terminum – Thomas TallisNight Prayer – Alec RothThe Day is Done – Stephen PaulusNightingales – Gerald FinziTe mea nui – Katherine BellLamentations of Jeremiah, part 1 – Thomas TallisLamentations of Jeremiah, part 2 – Thomas TallisCalmes des nuits - Camille Saint-SaënsStargazer – Alec RothEvening Prayer - Sheena PhillipsTallis's Canon – Thomas TallisTickets:- Taunton Visitor Centre,…See More
Apr 27
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Seasons of Love - Jonathon Welch Farewells Choir of Hard Knocks at Melbourne Town Hall

June 2, 2019 from 2pm to 3:45pm
After 13 years at the helm of Australia’s most loved award winning choir, Jonathon Welch gives his Melbourne farewell concert with his beloved Choir of Hard Knocks at Melbourne Town Hall.A special event of Melbourne International Singers FestivalPresented by Melbourne Street Choir IncFeaturing Founding Artistic Director Dr Jonathon Welch AM, Special Guest MC – Jan van de Stool, Danielle Matthews, Play It Forward massed community choirs AND SPECIAL SURPRISE GUESTS!Join us for this very special…See More
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TACONIC OPERA presents the VERDI REQUIEM in two locations: Ossining and White Plains, NY (3/30/19, 3/31/19) at Ossining United Methodist Church

March 30, 2019 from 3pm to 4:30pm
Currently in its 21th season and past recipient of the Westchester County Arts Organization of the Year Award, Taconic Opera presents what is considered to be Giuseppe Verdi’s greatest work and one of the greatest pieces of music of all time, his magnificent and soaring Requiem.  Conducted by Taconic Opera Director, Maestro Dan Montez, the work will feature the fully-professional Taconic Opera orchestra and lead singers, along with chorus. According to Montez, “No one should miss this amazing…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…


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…

Created by SingerLink Jun 22, 2010 at 9:08pm. Last updated by SingerLink Aug 29, 2010.

Presentation Mini Master Class


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…

Created by SingerLink Jun 2, 2010 at 6:55am. Last updated by SingerLink Jun 2, 2010.

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