From April 23 to 25, the 14th International Choir Festival „Tallinn 2015“ brings 30 choirs from Austria, Indonesia, Lithuania, Latvia, Norway, Sweden, Germany, Slovenia, Finland, Belarus and Estonia to Tallinn.
Choirs will compete in the following categories: children’s, youth, female, male, mixed and chamber choirs, folk song, contemporary and early music. The award fund is 22 000 €.
Choirs will be assessed by a 5-member international jury: John Fitzpatrick (Ireland), Maud Hamon-Loisance (France), Ragnar Rasmussen (Norway), Ants Soots (Estonia) and Ints Teterovskis (Latvia).
The Choral Festival includes both the choral contest and a series of concerts in the churches and concert halls of Tallinn. Artistic Director of the festival is Heli Jürgenson. The festival is organised by Estonian Choral Association.
Look also: Estonian Choral Association
The 14th International Choir Festival „Tallinn 2015“