On Stage Korfestival i Lisboa

Lisboa, Portugal gamlebygater og gatebil.

Velkommen til On Stage korfestivalen i Lisboa!

Går av stabelen 11. – 14. September 2020 og er et nytt konsept i regi av Interkultur. Startet i 2016. Festivalen samler 4 – 6 internasjonale kor og de møtes til felles konserter og workshops i ulike byer. Korene må sende inn presentasjon, bilde, repertoar og helst et par lydfiler.

Om Lisboa

Lisboa er den vakre byen med sju flotte utsiktspunkter, et ukjent antall intime gater og mange koselig kafeer og restauranter. Et annet meget spennende utfluktsmål er byen Sintra, med ærverdig romersk arv og palass på fjelltoppen i bakkant av byen. Lisboa er hovedstaden i Portugal og den største byen i landet. Byen kan by på opptil tre hundre soldager i året.

Informasjon fra festivalarrangør

1st DAY

ARRIVAL(Depending on the arrival time, individual programs can beorganized)Dinner (optional)WELCOMING CONCERTA short concert to introduce the singers to each other. Everyparticipating choir will perform one song and arepresentative of the choir will present shortly theensemble.(Optional: Airport transfer, city tour, individual activities orconcerts.)*

2nd DAY

BreakfastSINGING TOUR!A guided city tour with performance opportunities. Localchoirs will welcome the international choirs in differentstations of the tour will perform together in mini concerts of5-10 minutes each. Duration of the Singing Tour: ca. 3hours.Lunch (optional)WORKSHOPA workshop on local choral music and traditions of the ONSTAGE host country led by Mats Nilsson.Participants will work on a few pieces to be performedtogether at the closing concert. Duration: 2.5 hours.The evening will be free for individual activities. Additionalactivities or concerts can be organized on request.

3rd DAY

BreakfastFree time for individual program and activitiesLunch (optional)REHEARSALStage rehearsals for the evening concert, joint rehearsal ofall participants for the pieces of the workshop and … time tosing.CONCERTIndividual performances of 15-20 minutes for each choir anda joint performance of all choirs with the pieces of theworkshop conducted by the workshop leader.

4th DAY

BreakfastPerformances in churches (optional)*(Optional: Transfer to the airport, city tours, individualactivities or concerts.)*Prolongation of your stay and additional programs are alsoavailable.DEPARTURE

Program

The events are designed for all those who wish to combine their music with travelling, learning and experiencing of new destinations.

Among others, the schedule will include the following performance opportunities:

  • A guided city tour including performances with local and international choirs in different places, churches or other performance locations.
  • A workshop where participants will be introduced to the musical tradition of the region and work on 1-2 pieces to perform together at the final concert.
  • Acoustic and stage rehearsals.
  • Final concert with performances of appr. 15 minutes per choir and a joint performance of all choirs with the pieces from the workshop.
  • Performances in churches.

Additional touristic activities, performances and individual programs can be organized upon request.