About the World Peace Choral Festival
Coming together to sing, singing for a better future!
As one of the most important choral events in the world, the World Peace Choral Festival aims to provide a platform for the young generation as well as enthusiastic adult choirs of different countries to perform, to learn, to compete, to communicate and to create better intercultural understanding.
Workshops held by experts of the Vienna Boys Choir and other renowned musician give the participants a good chance to get in touch with the world top music educators and learn advanced methods and superb performance skills which build a solid base for their further development.
Even competition is not the ultimate goal of the World Peace Choral Festival, but to encourage further development of the choirs and their members, the festival provides an open and fair chance for choirs, on their free will, to present themselves in a way of competition. The jury consists of world renowned musicians and music educators.
Performance in front of critical audience and on great stages plays an important role for the choirs and its members. The World Peace Choral Festival provides a series of concert halls and historical venues for the participants to unfold their talents and to present their music.
The World Peace Choral Festival is supported by the Austrian federal government authorities, the city government of Vienna, the Vienna Boys Choir, the United Nations Headquarters in Vienna, NGOs, enterprises and a series of personalities.
During the past years, choirs from Armenia, Austria (under them also the famous Vienna Boys Choir), Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, China (Mainland, Hong Kong, Macao, Taiwan), Cyprus, Estonia, Germany, Georgia, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Poland, Romania, Russia, Spain, Tschech Republic and USA etc. have participated in the festival and brought beautiful memory and friendship back home.
It is said that one can smell the music notes even in the air of Vienna. Now let’s be on the footprints of great music masters and breathe the music in Vienna, be inspired by the culture and music tradition of Austria, and let’s contribute to the world peace!
The World Peace Choral Festival welcomes you!
For more information please visit: www.wpcf.at
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Dates for upcoming festivals:
July 15th – 19th 2020 The World Peace Choral Festival 2020
July 21th – 25th 2021 The World Peace Choral Festival 2021
July 20th – 24th 2022 The World Peace Choral Festival 2022