INTERNATIONAL MASTERCLASS

Choral Conductors & Choral Singers

Frieder Bernius & Kammerchor Stuttgart

The event is a professional masterclass focusing on musical interpretation, open to participants from all over the world, organized by the International Federation for Choral Music (IFCM) in the framework of the World Choral EXPO 2022.

GENERAL INFORMATION

  • The World Choral EXPO - International Masterclass is a masterclass addressed to experienced choir conductors and choir singers.

  • Conductors can register as ACTIVE participants or as PASSIVE participants.

  • Participants will be maximum 7 active conductors and 8 choral singers.

  • Selection will be done before the masterclass.

  • The working language will be ENGLISH.

  • ACTIVE PARTICIPATION CONDUCTORS will work under the leadership of Prof. Frieder Bernius with the Kammerchor Stuttgart as a pilot-choir.

  • CHORAL SINGERS will sing within in the masterclass as members of the Kammerchor Stuttgart and get coaching from singers of the Kammerchor Stuttgart and Frieder Bernius.


Masterclass Repertoire:

  • Josef G. Rheinberger: Cantus Missae (Carus)

  • Arnold Schoenberg: Friede auf Erden (Schott)

  • Krzytof Penderecki: Agnus Dei (Schott)

Participants are responsible for their own travel arrangements, accommodation, and food. All participants will get a free ticket for concerts and free access to other activities of the World Choral EXPO.

Active Participation Conductor

Participants need to fill the registration form and upload the following materials:

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Repertoire List

(list of conducted works)

Video of a choral concert performance

FEE: 300€

(to be payed after the selection)

Register until

01 APRIL 2022

(active participants will be informed

before the end of APRIL 2022)

Observing Conductor Participant

Participants need to fill the registration form and upload the following materials:

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

FEE: 100€

Register until

01 AUGUST 2022

Choral Singer

Singers may not be

older than 32 years old

(born after 01 March 1990)

Participants need to fill the registration form and upload the following materials:

Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Audio files of one (1) Lied and one (1) Aria of different musical styles

A recording of prima-vista singing of Penderecki: Agnus Dei

(Schott-Edition)

Soprano, Alto, Tenor: page 6-8

Bass: page 7-9

FEE: 200€

(to be payed after the selection)

Register until

01 APRIL 2022

(choral singers will be informed

before the end of APRIL 2022)

REGISTRATION FORM

FOR FILE SUBMISSIONS:

Please upload your files for submission in a folder in your GDrive/Dropbox and submit the link in the form below. Make sure that anyone with the link can access the folder.

Thanks for your registration!

Active Participation Conductors 2022