International Choir Festival InCanto Mediterraneo
  • Chris Rowbury

    If you’re a man, do you have to be a ‘bloke’ in order to sing?

    Posted Wed at 12:53 PM by Chris Rowbury - 181 views - 0 comments

    [The views expressed in this blog are from my personal experiences from 25 years of leading non-auditioned community choirs in the UK, as well as adult singing workshops. My focus is on teaching by ear using a repertoire of songs from traditions across the globe. Your experiences may differ from mine, so do feel free t... read more

  • Why Are Punk Rock Choirs Coming to the Fore?

    Posted October 7 by Jackie Edwards - 87 views - 0 comments

    If you’ve already heard the HSS Choir belt out their a capella version of I Wanna Be Sedated by the Ramones or the Blue Ribbon Glee Club putting a whole new spin on Wreckless Eric’s (I’d Go the) Whole Wide World, then the idea of a punk or rock choir may almost seem like an oxymoron. In fact... read more

  • Tim Knight

    If you're planning to go a-wassailing, this is for you!

    Posted October 6 by Tim Knight - 128 views - 0 comments

    If you are looking for pieces for Christmas for 2pt, Unison, SAB, STB, SATB, Upper voices, lower voices, MVC then this might be of interest.... just message us if you would like any sample copies https://www.timknightmusic.com/post/here-we-come-a-wassailing

  • Chris Rowbury

    How to bring harmonies to life when teaching a song

    Posted September 29 by Chris Rowbury - 254 views - 0 comments

    [The views expressed in this blog are from my personal experiences from 25 years of leading non-auditioned community choirs in the UK, as well as adult singing workshops. My focus is on teaching by ear using a repertoire of songs from traditions across the globe. Your experiences may differ from mine, so do feel free t... read more

  • Chris Rowbury

    Keeping it fresh: 5 ideas to keep regular choir attenders engaged

    Posted September 22 by Chris Rowbury - 182 views - 0 comments

    [The views expressed in this blog are from my personal experiences from 25 years of leading non-auditioned community choirs in the UK, as well as adult singing workshops. My focus is on teaching by ear using a repertoire of songs from traditions across the globe. Your experiences may differ from mine, so do feel free t... read more

  • Cath Carrere

    Barcarolle Choir Vocal workshop

    Posted September 12 by Cath Carrere - 46 views - 0 comments

    The new season is starting soon and what is better than a workshop to start with!   Mark your calendars, September 23rd a two hours workshop open to the public combining Pop/Modern and Classical/Contemporary music (Abba, César Franck, Bette Midler, Eric Whitacre...).   Time: 12pm - 2pm   Ven... read more

  • Santiago Veros

    I think about how to create a more holistic experience, how to create connectivity.

    Posted September 10 by Santiago Veros - 105 views - 0 comments

    I think I speak for everyone when I say that one of the greatest attractions of choral music is the feeling of union and of fraternity that we can create. After all, the choir is the only instrument that is alive and sounds better the livelier and the more fraternal it is. For some time, maybe 2 years now, as a compose... read more

  • Chris Rowbury

    How to prepare new choir members for their first visit

    Posted September 8 by Chris Rowbury - 314 views - 0 comments

    [The views expressed in this blog are from my personal experiences from 25 years of leading non-auditioned community choirs in the UK, as well as adult singing workshops. My focus is on teaching by ear using a repertoire of songs from traditions across the globe. Your experiences may differ from mine, so do feel free t... read more

  • Tim Knight

    The Lord Bless you and keep you....

    Posted September 6 by Tim Knight - 42 views - 0 comments

    After an outing at our latest Sing Day in North Yorkshire, this lovely gently flowing arrangement of Tim Knight's 'The Lord bless you and keep you' proved to be immensely popular so we've now made it available on our website (you can also source the piece from Hal Leonard's site) - just message us if you would like to ... read more

  • MEN ALOUD! Join a choir program for men and boys of all ages

    Posted September 6 by PlayItForward - 18 views - 0 comments

    Play It Forward invites men and boys of all ages to join our new Queensland season of MEN ALOUD! Join a choir program for men and boys of all ages Calling all dads, brothers, uncles, grandfathers, cousins and mates! Award winning singer and conductor of the ABC TV smash hit, Choir of Hard Knocks, Jonathon Welch AM, ... read more