Crossing the line – conference European Choral Association

Crossing the line – conference European Choral Association

  • 24th September 2016

The next conference of the European Choral Association / Europa Cantat will take place in Utrecht (NL), 11-13 November. “Cross the line is an encouragement. An encouragement to connect, to try new things and to look forward and next to you”. The conference is open to the general public.

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No state subsidy for Tenso member Cappella Amsterdam

  • 6th September 2016

Cappella Amsterdam, member of Tenso since 2008 and coordinating partner of the current EU project 14-18: From Poetry to Music has received notice that it will no longer be subsidized by the national funding organization as of 2017. How this will affect the choir’s future is not clear at the…

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Justin Doyle appointed as chief conductor RIAS Kammerchor

Justin Doyle appointed as chief conductor RIAS Kammerchor

  • 5th May 2016

Starting the season 17/18, British conductor Justin Doyle will be the chief conductor of RIAS Kammerchor. Doyle was a chorister at Westminster Cathedral before becoming a Choral Scholar at King’s College in 1994. He was awarded the first ever Conductor Fellowship with the BBC Singers, and has been Principal Conductor…

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Tenso welcomes newest member: Zbor Slovenske filharmonije

  • 19th April 2016

We are happy to announce that Zbor Slovenske filharmonije joined our network as the 20th member. Since the 2012/2013 season, the choir’s artistic leader has been Martina Batič. The choir’s membership brings the total amount of new members in 2016 to five: earlier this year, Zbor HRT (HR), Chamber Choir Ireland (IE), Eesti Filharmoonia Kammarkoor (EE) and…

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Four new members join Tenso Network Europe

  • 25th March 2016

In the last couple of months, Tenso Network Europe welcomed four new members, bringing the total membership to 19 choirs from 15 European countries. In January, Croation Zbor HRT was the 16th member of the network, followed recently by Chamber Choir Ireland (IE), Eesti Filharmoonia Kammarkoor (EE) and Polski Chór Kameralny (PL). Click on…

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Sebastian Androne is awarded the 2015 Tenso Young Composers Award

Sebastian Androne is awarded the 2015 Tenso Young Composers Award

  • 14th March 2016

The 2015 edition of the annual Tenso Young Composers Award – which comprises a commission for a piece for chamber choir, to be performed by Tenso members – was granted to Romanian composer Sebastian Androne. Workshop in Marseille Three young composers – Sebastian Androne, Sofia Borges and Léo Collin – were invited for…

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Latvijas Radio Koris performs ‘Cage and Time’

  • 20th January 2016

Latvijas Radio Koris, led by conductor Sigvards K ava, will open the Latvian Presidency of the Council of the European Union, performing the multimedia project “Cage and Time” on January 20, 20:00 at St. John’s, Smith square in London. The programme of the evening includes music by Cage, Petersons, Vasks,…

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