This June in Hoi An, the 3rd Vietnam International Choir Competition is going to take place in two consecutive days 20 and 21, with the attendance of more than 500 artists from 11 troupes coming from Indonesia, Australia, South Korea, Malaysia, Taiwan and indispensably, Vietnam.
Contributing the most enthusiastically in this year contest are seven Indonesian troupes, which send 200 instrumentalists, followed by the Australia’s Voice Weavers, South Korea’s Choir of Korean Choral Society and Taiwan’s Panan Choir all promise to bring the most stunning performance to get the top prize.
Taking part in the contest, Vietnam registered four troupes: Hue City’s Academy of Musis, the Catholic Church Choir of Hoi an, the cultures centres of Quang Nam Province, and the Hoi An troupe.
The opening ceremony of the contest is going to occur at the Agribank Resort at 8:30pm on June 20.
Besides, all the troupes would also corporate with each other to perform a street choir named International Melody in the old quarter on the night of June 21.
The International Choir Tournament is part of the 5th Quang Nam Heritage Journeys Festival in Hoi An, My Son Sanctuary, Tam Ky City and Cham Island from June 21 to 26, 2013.