The second edition of the Stefan Stuligrosz Grand Prix of Polish Choir Singing will take place in Poznań from 29 November to 1 December 2019.
The idea behind this musical event is the confrontation of the winners of the six oldest and most recognized Polish choir competitions, who will compete in the capital of Greater Poland for victory in the "competition of competitions". This year, the following choirs will participate in the Grand Prix of Polish Choir Singing: University of Warsaw Academic Choir, "Schola Cantorum Bialostociensis" Female Choir, "Our Voice" Youth Choir from Działdowo, "Kosy" Girls' Choir from Poznań, Chamber Choir of the Academy of Art in Szczecin and "Rondo" Vocal Ensemble from Wroclaw. The organizers of the undertaking are the Ignacy Jan Paderewski Academy of Music in Poznań and the "Stuligrosz Choir – Poznań Nightingales" Foundation.
The event will be complemented by workshops conducted by conductors and specialists in the field of voice emission, as well as concerts of invited choirs in various parts of the city, among others a concert to celebrate the 35th anniversary of the Affabre Concinui ensemble and the 80th anniversary of the Poznań Philharmonic Boys' and Men's Choir. Polish contemporary choral music holds an important place in concert and competition programmes.
Admission is free, although free admission cards are required for some events.
More information at: www.grand.prix.stuligrosz.pl