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International Choir Festival - Lucca - Tuscany - Italy

Inscriptions are open: CHORAL GROUPS - FOLK SONGS - RELIGIOUS SONGS
Date: From Monday 28 May to Friday 01 June 2018
Awards: Diploma of Participation, Award plate and Personalized certificate
Production director: Simone Giusti

Art direction: M° Elio Antichi (direttore di Cori Ass. I concerti del Sole) - M° Woo Bumsik (Cantante lirico Daejin University Seul)
 

The City of Lucca, the ICPE Republic of Korea represented by Park eun-Yong, the music academy "Jam Academy" represented by its President Giampiero Morici, the agency "I concerti del sole" represented by M°Elio Antichi, present the non-competitive event "Lucca International Choir Festival".

An unforgettable experience in the world of music, art and history
Choirs and vocal ensembles from all over the world will perform in 5 concerts in the main churches, squares, and theaters of the historical towns of Lucca and Pisa.


Register your choir: contact the school secretary
Italy office T. +39 0583 957566 - Korea office (I.C.P.E) +82.2.543.7352


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The Festival

The festival offers the opportunity to all the participating choirs to perform in the churches and squares of Lucca and Pisa and to participate in the final concert at the "Teatro del Giglio", (click here) the traditional Theater of Lucca with more than three centuries of history.On the stage of "Teatro del Giglio" performed very famous artists (Nicolo Paganini, Arturo Toscanini, who directed the Vally of Catalani, the tenor Tacchinardi, Duprez, the soprano Maria Malibran). Giacomo Puccini himself (the great composer originally from Lucca) oversaw the work of the staging of some of his Operas.

All the singers will receive a certificate of participation and all the choral groups will receive the official plaque "Lucca International Choir Festival 2018". In addition, the choirs that will perform at least one song of authors from Lucca (Guami, Boccherini, Catalani, Puccini) will receive a personalized certificate. The organization can help the choral Group to find suitable tracks.

For informations about the Festival click here or contact the Jam Academy office: Italy office T. +39 0583 957566 - Korea office (I.C.P.E) +82.2.543.7352

 

The program

Monday, May 28, 2018
Check - Opening cocktail-  Jam Academy students concert
Location: Palazzo Pfanner (historic building of the 1660s situated inside the walls of Lucca)

After arrival and accommodation at the hotel all participants will attend the festival's inaugural dinner with all the organizers. After dinner, the Jam Academy students (Bachelor of Arts course) will offer a musical performance in honor of all participants. The show will be located in the gardens of Palazzo Pfanner.

 

Tuesday,  May 29, 2018
Guided tour of Lucca -Concerts in the main squares of Lucca: Citadella, San Michele, Anfiteatro.
Location: historical center, inside the walls of Lucca

During the morning, guided tour of the city of Lucca and optional visit of the birthhouse of Giacomo Puccini. In the afternoon the choral groups will have the opportunity to perform in the main squares of Lucca (open-air concert). In case of bad weather the performance will be held at the Chiesa dei Servi (Medieval Church).

 

Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Guided tour of Pisa - Concert in the churches and main squares of Pisa
Location: historical center of Pisa

During the morning guided tour of the city of Pisa with the leaning tower and the square of miracles. In the afternoon, choral groups will have the opportunity to perform at one of the churches or squares of the city. Return to the hotel in the late afternoon.

 

Thursday, May 31, 2018
Free Morning - closing concert of the Festival at the Teatro del Giglio –Concert- Closing party
Location: Teatro del Giglio (17th Century Tradition Theater) - S.Frediano Youth Hostel Gardens

Free morning. In the early afternoon rehearsals and soundcheck at the Teatro del Giglio.
At 9 p.m. concluding concert with exhibitions of all the choral groups. Teatro del Giglio attended by the main public authorities of our city. Delivery of diplomas of participation and the award plaque. After the concert, closing party at the gardens of the ancient Ostello San Frediano di Lucca, with aperitif buffet and live music by the Jam Academy.

 

Friday, June 1, 2018
Final greetings and delivery of the Video Experience

Final greetings. Delivery to all the participants of the "Video Experience", video containing the main photos and videos of the "Lucca International Choir Festival".

 

How to enroll

Minimum number of participants:  100 until exhaustion availability

Required written confirmation to:  Questo indirizzo email è protetto dagli spambots. È necessario abilitare JavaScript per vederlo. Necessary data:

- Name and number of choral group members
- Data of the  group manager (name, surname, age, cell phone, mail) - excel file
- List of Participants (Name, Surname, Mail)
- Hotel accommodation and arrival time

For informations about the Festival click here or contact the Jam Academy office: Italy office T. +39 0583 957566 - Korea office (I.C.P.E) +82 2 543 7352

Notes:
In case of bad weather the organization reserves the right to make changes to the general program.


Event organized with the participation of:

comune di lucca ICPE Jam i concerti del sole