Preview for the 14th International A Cappella Week Hannover

A Cappella Week Hannover

[report by Thomas Balls-Thies]

Hannover (GER). From the 26th of April till the 4th of May 2014 the International A Cappella Week will take place in Hannover and its vicinity.

This year the International A Cappella Week will have an unofficial early start on the 5th of March: Vivid Voices, the jazz choir of the Hochschule für Musik, Theater und Medien Hannover, invites the well-known Danish choir Vocal Line form Aarhus for a joint concert at the Markuskirche in Hannover.

Tickets are already available at Eventim.

So far these concerts are planned for the official programme:

4/26

FORK (FIN)

Pavillion am Raschplatz, Hannover

4/27

Ensemble Quartonal (GER)

Kloster Loccum, Loccum

4/28

New York Polyphony (USA)

St.-Martin-Kirche, Bennigsen

4/29

iNtrmzzo (NED)

Schloss Landestrost, Neustadt a. Rbge

4/30

Acoustic Instinct (GER)

Ommm (FRA)

Kulturzentrum Faust, Hannover

5/1

The Swingle Singers (GBR)

Neustädter Hof- und Stadtkirche St. Johannis, Hannover

5/2

CASH-N-GO (GER)

OnAir (GER)

Winner of the A CAPIDEO Contest

Presenters: Acoustic Instinct (GER)

RP5 Stage, Hannover

5/3

Rajaton (FIN)

Beethovensaal im HCC, Hannover

5/4

Ensemble Quartonal (GER)

iNtrmzzo (NED)

New York Polyphony (USA)

Rajaton (FIN)

Markuskirche, Hannover

 

New York Polyphony are going to give a master class on the 1st and 2nd of May and Rajaton are going to give a workshop for choirs on the 3rd of May. Applications for the firt can be directed to info@acappellawoche.com, the second is already fully booked but audience is welcome.

And for everybody who wants to sing choral conductor Martin Jordan from Hannover holds a daily one hour sing-along at the Niedersächsisches Landesmuseum.

The online a cappella contest A-CAPIDEO will be held for the fourth time. A cappella groups are called to present their YouTube videos and the winner of the public voting on FaceBook will participate in the concert on the 2nd of May.

For further information and links to the ticket sales have a look at the homepage and the facebook page of the International A Cappella Week Hannover.

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