Andrea O. Veneracion International Choral Festival Manila 2013 (August 7-10 2013)
Date: March 11, 2013
In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Philippine Madrigal Singers, the Cultural Center of the Philippines invites choirs from all over the world to compete in the Andrea O. Veneracion Choral Festival, to be held in Manila, Philippines on August 7-10, 2013.
It is open to choirs which will qualify in the following categories: Folk Music, Vocal Ensemble, and Chamber Choir.
The festival honors the founder of the Philippine Madrigal Singers, National Artist for Music, Andrea O. Veneracion, an esteemed choirmaster and choral clinician who is instrumental in the promotion of choral music all over the country.
Deadline for submission of application requirements: April 2, 2013
CHAMBER CHOIR 1st Prize: USD 5,000 / 2nd Prize: USD 3,500 / 3rd Prize: USD 2,500
VOCAL ENSEMBLE 1st Prize: USD 4,000 / 2nd Prize: USD 2,500 / 3rd Prize: USD 1,500
FOLK MUSIC 1st Prize: USD 3,000 / 2nd Prize: USD 2,000 / 3rd Prize: USD 1,000
For more information, contact:
Andrea O. Veneracion International Choral Festival
Artist Training Division, Arts Education Department
Cultural Center of the Philippines
Roxas Blvd., Pasay City
Phone: (632) 832-1125 local 1605