Workshops with international choir conductors
Five international choir conductors with different backgrounds and expertise
We are proud to present this energetic woman from Trondheim as guest conductor…Show more
We are proud to present this energetic woman from Trondheim as guest conductor for this edition of Coralua. She is one of the most influential choir conductors in our region. Currently, she is conducting the choir Ad Libitum, a renowned mixed choir from Trondheim. She also teaches choral conducting at NTNU, the Norwegian University of Science and Technology. Bodil Egseth will rehearse a Norwegian common song, which will be performed by all the workshop participants at the concert on Tuesday afternoon. We´re really looking forward to this moment!
A real maestro from Argentina! Néstor Andrenacci has over 40 years experience as a choir conductor…Show more
A real maestro from Argentina! Néstor Andrenacci has over 40 years experience as a choir conductor and singer. He is highly regarded as a choir instructor both in South America, USA and Europe. When he comes to Trondheim in August, he will bring us the Argentine tango music in its true form. This is simply an occasion not to be missed!
Probably most known as the conductor of the award-winning spanish youth choir…Show more
Probably most known as the conductor of the award-winning spanish youth choir Leioa Kantika Koral, but this energetic and sympathetic basque has also made his mark as choir instructor and guest conductor at international choir festivals. Basilio Astúlez comes to Trondheim with two different programs, one for female choirs and one for children and youth choirs.
If you mention his name to dedicated singers in the Spanish speaking world…Show more
If you mention his name to dedicated singers in the Spanish speaking world, their faces will light up and their eyes will sparkle of engagement. Josep Prats is simply an extraordinary conductor! When he leads a choir it seems he is painting on a canvas. In his hometown Barcelona Josep Prats conducts several choirs and he is sought after as a guest conductor both domestically and internationally.
Originally from Finland, Sanna Valvanne currently lives in New York, where she works as a conductor…Show more
Originally from Finland, Sanna Valvanne currently lives in New York, where she works as a conductor, instructor and singer songwriter. Her use of creative and holistic methods helps to elicit a real star in each of the participants in her workshops. Both children and adults will be inspired by her energy, and it is guaranteed that the audience will be touched!
Workshops for singers
Learn to sing Argentine tango. Move to african rhythms. Feel the spanish music. Be inspired! Our workshops will provide new approaches to choral music and vocal techniques.
For mixed choir singers
Tango from Argentina! A universe of rhythms and moods. The music reflects the cultural melting pot that…Show more
Tango from Argentina! A universe of rhythms and moods. The music reflects the cultural melting pot that occurred in Buenos Aires and Montevideo at the end of the 19th century, when large populations from Spain and Africa settled in these areas. Néstor Andrenacci provides a glimpse of this rhytmical and emotional universe. Keywords are tango, milonga, candombe and Río de la Plata waltz, of course in beautiful arrangements for mixed choir. Are you ready?Close
Choral poems by García Lorca
Federico García Lorca is definitely one of the most significant Spanish poets from the 20th century. His poetry…Show more
Federico García Lorca is definitely one of the most significant Spanish poets from the 20th century. His poetry has inspired many composers, both domestically and in several regions of South America. You can actually sense the flamenco soul and the spirit of the Spanish people in all of his poetry. Josep Prats will present a workshop with focus on arrangements for mixed voices, where all songs are based on passionate lyrics by García Lorca. Does this sound intriguing? Come to Trondheim and discover more about it!Close
For female choir singers
When Basilio Astúlez invites you to a seminar for female choirs, you can expect a real energy boost! This is…Show more
When Basilio Astúlez invites you to a seminar for female choirs, you can expect a real energy boost! This is a fresh and healthy recipe for everyone. With ingredients from five continents, dressed with much joy and fun. It can be served at any time of day, warm or cold. Prepare for exotic notes, tropical fruits, distant flavors and surprising mixtures. To be consumed without moderation! Do you want to try it?Close
Sing and Shine!
Join an unforgettable journey! Everyone will be inspired to give much more to expressing each piece than…Show more
Join an unforgettable journey! Everyone will be inspired to give much more to expressing each piece than choirs are used to. The workshop’s repertoire will range from very demanding contemporary choral compositions to sweet traditional pieces. You will be challenged to play and improvise, and you will probably discover new facets of your own voice!
For children and adolescent singers (8 – 16 years old)
Sing and Shine!
Sing and Shine with Body and Soul Workshops will take singers from different cultures on an unforgettable…Show more
Sing and Shine with Body and Soul Workshops will take singers from different cultures on an unforgettable journey around the globe through songs of different styles that move the body and soul. Sanna’s enthusiasm, creative method, and playful exercises free and open up everyone to express music with the whole being. Close
Melodies from the Mediterranean culture. Repertoire to sing, dance and have fun! Basilio Astúlez brings us music…Show more
Melodies from the Mediterranean culture. Repertoire to sing, dance and have fun! Basilio Astúlez brings us music from Morocco, Tunisia, Egypt and Albania. Full of color and joy, sharing the strength and energy of the sea that joins us. Let the children and adolescents meet in Trondheim and learn from each other!Close
- saturday 22nd august from 10h00 to 17h00
- sunday 23rd august from 10h00 to 17h00
- monday 24th august from 17h00 to 21h00
Workshop concert: tuesday 25th august 19h00
Where will it happen?
Workshops: Quality Hotel Augustin, near Trondheim Central Square (Trondheim Torg).
Workshop concert: Tuesday 19:00 in Lademoen church, with all the workshop participants. Free entrance for the audience.
Price and registration
The price for workshop participation is NOK 1.250,- per singer.
- Both workshops in your category
- Workshop concert in Lademoen church
- Music scores for the workshops and common song
How can I register?
- Fill out the registration form here
- Deadline: April 15th 2015 – Some places still available! Register today!
- 70% of the participation fee must be paid within the deadline: NOK 875,-
Limited number of participants. The priority will be in the order of registration and payment. Do not hesitate to contact us at email@example.com if you have any questions.