World Youth Choir 2016 tour announced!

  • 9 months ago

Through music education, a professional artistic approach and multicultural social interaction and exchange, the World Youth Choir will unite this year 42 young choral singers, age 19 to 27, from 26 different countries to perform a mixed sacred and secular repertoire, under the artistic direction of world-renowned conductor Filippo Maria Bressan.

The Summer Session 2016 of the World Youth Choir will take place from July 13th to August 1st, first at the great venue of the castle Weikersheim, Germany, one of JMI’s World Meeting Centres, and then in a tour of concerts that will take the Choir into an unforgettable experience through Germany and Belgium. The concerts will take place from 24th to 31st of July in:

  • Weikersheim (23rd)
  • Mainz (25th)
  • Cochem (26th)
  • Brussels (27th)
  • Bonn (29th)
  • Wolfenbüttel (31st)

They will also include an intercultural element, with Arab pieces being performed in selected concerts. If you are interested in attending one of the concerts make sure to follow our social media channels and website for the latest updates!

The World Youth Choir, is a genuine educational and social experience drawing from diverse vocal traditions, aiming for the highest artistic level. Since its creation in 1989, the World Youth Choir (WYC) has established itself as one of the most interesting musical and intercultural experiences offered to young musicians.