What do peoople sing in November in Guangzhou?
Event Date: November 1, 2012
Posted: March 17, 2012
In November 2012 the 1st Xinghai Prize International Choir Championships will be held. The “Xinghai Event Song” has been presented to the organizers.
A INTERKULTUR delegation headed up by Wang Qin, Director INTERKULTUR China, has been for business talks in Guangzhou since Monday. On Wednesday they listened to the official event song of the competition for the first time.
The catchy melody is written by the young composer Sui Xiao Feng. To make sure that not only Chinese choirs will understand an English version of the text is to come soon.
The song will be sounding at various occasions, for example at Opening and Closing ceremonies, also there will be some other opportunities to hear this song for sure, sung by all voices.
Currently other songs can be heard, as the conductor seminar in Guangzhou is taking place until March 17, 2012. In the evening the big closing concert will take place. A record number of more than 220 choir conductors are taking part. Singing and musicality is meeting with great enthusiasm.
The 1st Xinghai Prize International Choir Championships are in Guangzhou, China from November 8 to 14, 2012. Registration deadline is April 15.