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The competition and course program is complete!

The competition and course program is complete! With once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to sing Rossini’s Stabat Mater, master course for choirs & choral leaders with choir director Pasi Hyökki, Spirit of Tapiola -choir course for elementary school aged children and children’s and youth choir’s competition there is truly something for everyone. Registrations open 1 March 2018 and […]

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International Choral Composition Competition

161 entries made it to the International Choral Composition Competition by the deadline! Vast majority of entries are competing in the mixed choirs category. The Jury will now start their work and the awarded pieces will be heard in the opening concert of VocalEspoo Festival on 3 June 2018.

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VocalEspoo 2018

VocalEspoo 2018 will take place on June 3-9. The festival will feature a wide range of courses, competitions and, of course, concerts in many vocal genres. We hope to see you there!

The results of the International Choral Composition Competition

The results of the International Choral Composition Competition

The results of the International Choral Composition Competition. Congratulations to all! MIXED CHOIR Joint 1st prize, 2 500 e/composer Epiklisis Composer Antonis Anestis, Greece  Angor Composer Cecilia Damström, Finland 2nd prize 1 500 e Seeking, searching Composer Kai-Young Chan, Great Britain Joint 3rd prize, 1 000 e/composer Era ’l giorno… Era il Mattino Composer Federico Ermirio, Italy Pater noster Composer Jona Kümper, Germany CHILDREN´S CHOIR […]

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Technical problem with the registration forms

There is some technical problem with the registration forms on our website at the moment. We are very sorry for this and we are trying to solve the problem as soon as possible.

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The full festival programme has now been announced

The full festival programme has now been announced. Take a closer took at the courses, competitions and concerts! Registration for competitions ends on March 31 and for courses on April 30. You can buy tickets at Lippupiste from March 14. Welcome!

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Choral Composing Competition

The application period for VocalEspoo International Choral Composing Competition ended two weeks ago. We received 127 submissions for the competition! The jury is now working very hard to find the best works. The awarded works will be performed and the prizes will be presented at the opening concert of the VocalEspoo Festival at the Espoo Cultural […]

Competition for composers

Competition for composers

Composers! VocalEspoo Festival announces an international choral composition competition in association with Akademiska Damkören Lyran, Euga Male Voice Choir, Tapiola Choir, EMO Ensemble and Candomino. The last date of submission is 31 January 2016. Read more here. Photo (Maarit Kytöharju) Prize winners of VocalEspoo 2014 Choral Composition Competition: Juuso Vanonen, Olli Moilanen, Mikko Nisula, Andres Lemba, […]