Barcelona is a with one of the oldest history in Europe, a city full of music. The variety of artistic treasures, the Romanesque churches and the great names of modern art and architecture such as Dalí, Gaudí, Miró and Picasso, make it a unique city. This choir festival in Barcelona will show you a city located between the sea and the mountain, it has found a formidable balance; with one foot in tradition and the other in the avant-garde.
Corearte Barcelona choir festival it will be held in the province and city of Barcelona from 10 to 16 October.
All choir groups in their different categories are invited: Children choirs, youth choirs o adults, religious, community choirs, Institutes or Universities, professional choirs, amateurs, chamber choirs, ensembles or vocal groups. Individual singers can also participate under special conditions (please ask the organization).
This event is NON COMPETITIVE.
Choirs wishing to participate in this edition of “Corearte Barcelona 2022” must send the contact form (available on our website), brief resume of the choir and its conductor, recent recording of two numbers of the choir’s repertoire (from a performance or rehearsal) and a recent photo of the group and its conductor.
Choir Festival Barcelona
The choral singing workshops are one of the focal activities for Corearte. These give participants the opportunity to work with internationally renowned teachers and share rehearsals with other participants.
Workshops are held in 4 sessions in the morning. A final rehearsal will take place before the closing concert of the Festival, where the music taught in the workshops will be performed.
Genaral Information about Choir Festival Barcelona
Festival activities will begin on Monday, October 10 at 3:00 PM, so groups are encouraged to arrive before that time.
This program is provisional and subject to change.
- Monday 10/10: Welcome workshops and inaugural concert
- Tuesday 11/10: Training workshops, visit to Barcelona and concert
- Wednesday 12/10: Visit and presentation at the Montserrat Abbey, workshops
- Thursday 13/10: Visit to Barcelona and concert
- Friday 14/10: Training workshops, concert in Barcelona
- Saturday 15/10: Training workshops, closing concert and closing event festival.
- Sunday 16/10: Breakfast and farewell from Corearte Barcelona 2022
The stages for concert performances are chosen for their acoustic quality and their cultural and/or architectural significance, thus providing participating choirs an opportunity to sing in landmark places of Barcelona, including: the Montserrat Abbey, the Crypt of the Sagrada Familia, the Valldonzella Monastery and the Park Güell among others.
The Organization, Corearte, provides an electronic piano or keyboard, depending on the location. We also have tumbadoras, cajón drum and percussion set available. If the choir needs other instruments they must provide them themselves. Some locations do not allow the amplification of instruments, ask the Organization.
The repertoire for the different festival performances must be submitted by 10 September 2022.
Prices and deadlines Choir Festival Barcelona
Each member of the participating delegations, including choir directors, must pay the following amount for registration:
Quadruple Occupancy Room … 550 € (five hundred and fifty euros)
Double Occupancy Room … 650 € (six hundred forty euros)
Single Occupancy Room … 730 € (seven hundred and thirty euros)
These amounts are per person and in euros.
The Choir Festival Barcelona is our flagship event in Corearte International Festival, this being the 16th edition.
We are waiting for you to live the Corearte experience and enjoy this beautiful city and its music.