- 26 Jun
22nd International Choral Festival CRO PATRIA
Split, 1-2 December 2018
Under the high auspices of the President of the Republic of Croatia Mrs Kolinda Grabar Kitarović
Organizer: Glazbena mladež Split/Music Youth Split
Sponsored by: Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Croatia, Split-Dalmatia County, City of Split, Tourist Board of Split
Partners: City Museum Split and Croatian National Theatre Split
Saturday, 1 December 2018, 6.30PM Advent Opening in Split (in association with the Tourist Board Split/ musical performance of the guest choirs at the waterfront – Riva)
Saturday, 1 December 2018, 7.00PM, Cathedral of St Domnius, GIFT CONCERT
Claudio Monteverdi, Vespro della beata Vergine, Antiphonus – vocal and instrumental ensemble, mo. Tomislav Fačini
Sunday, 2 December 2018, 1.00PM Gothic Hall of the City Museum in Split, LECTURE – WORKSHOP Choral incubator – choirs’ representatives, conductors, composers, jury members and other experts take part
Sunday, 2 December 2018, 7.00PM, Croatian National Theatre in Split, FINAL COMPETITION, Canticum novum, choirs, conductors and jury members take part.
The Festival tries to combine contemporary choral compositions and the heritage sounds. Due to that fact, the choirs perform one new composition and two compositions from the Croatian musical heritage (or heritage of the country they come from). The choirs from the Republic of South Africa, Serbia, Slovenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Croatia take part in the Festival.
More information coming soon.