Taipei International Choral Festival (TICF) is the most prestigious and extensive choral carnival held annually by Taipei Philharmonic Foundation in the end of July. Every year, several outstanding choirs around the world as well as excellent local artists gather in Taipei to appeals to not only tens of thousands of local audiences but also a great number of choral fans from south-east Asia to the United States.
This year, we are honor to introduce Cantemus Children’s Choir(Hungary) and maestro Dénes Szabó, Witloof Bay(Belgium), New York Polyphony(US) , KYN(Finland) and Hover Chamber Choir(Armenia) to choral music lovers. With their fascinating repertoires and excellent singing skills, participants will experience the heavenly voices rarely heard in East Asia. Every evening during 28th of July to 4th of August 2013, concerts featuring the performing groups mentioned above welcome you to enjoy the fabulous multicultural atmosphere they bring to us.
Furthermore, in the final concert on 4th of August, Festival Choir will present Puccini: Missa di Gloria led by prestigious conductor Gábor Hollerung ( Hungary ).
Meanwhile, the workshops for singers, conductors and master conducting class are given synchronally during 27th of July to 5th of August. Check this page for more details of workshops.