The International Federation for Choral Music (IFCM) has announced details of the 2019 World Choral EXPO (WCE), which runs from 27 July-1 August 2019 in Lisbon, Portugal.
The event will feature numerous concerts throughout Lisbon and its surrounding cities, presented by participating choirs and 11 selected leading choral ensembles from different continents.
The 11 choirs invited to perform are:
- Moran Choir (Israel)
- Indonesia Children and Youth Choir – Cordona (Indonesia)
- Shenzhen Lily Children’s Choir (China)
- Ensemble Vocapella Limburg (Germany)
- Jazz Cantat (Portugal)
- Shemesh Quartet (Mexico)
- Credo Chamber Choir (Ukraine)
- Musica Nostra Female Choir (Hungary)
- Cantemus Children’s Choir (Hungary)
- Coro Juvenil do Instituto Gregoriano de Lisboa (Portugal)
- Kokopelli Youth Choir (Canada)
- Qatar Youth Choir (Qatar)
- Youth Chamber Choir of TURKSOY (Turksoy member countries)
In addition, there will be performances by the 2019 World Youth Choir, which will join 2019 WCE and IFCM guests in Lisbon to celebrate its 30th anniversary.
To visit the World Choral EXPO website, please click here.