The 4th Fukushima Vocal Ensemble Competition in Japan
Date: August 18, 2010
We are now accepting applications for the 4th Fukushima Vocal Ensemble Competition, March 19-21, 2011.
The competition focuses on the “Ensemble” which is the most fundamental element of music, and the number of singers is limited to only 2-16. It has invited a total of 285 top level choirs selected from all over Japan, and now we are opening the competition worldwide.
- There are 3 categories, ages 12-15, 15-18 and others.
- Top 5 choirs in each category shall proceed to the Grand Champion Competition on the last day.
-. JPY 500,000 will be awarded to the best choir, JPY 300,000 to the 2nd winner, JPY 100,000 to the 3rd winner and JPY 30,000 to other finalists.
- All overseas choirs are asked to perform at the friendship concert on the last day.
Fukushima is called the “Kingdom of Choirs” in Japan. Along with its unique music friendly culture, there you can find abundant natural beauty and traditional samurai culture. Anyone looking for friendship with true music lovers and real experiences of Japan must not fail to visit Fukushima!
Find out more information: http://www.pref.fukushima.jp/bunka/seigaku/en/index.html