MIND THE GAP ! Tenso Professionals Meeting 2018

The next Tenso Professionals Meeting will be held in Berlin, 23-24 April 2018. The inspiration for exciting choral projects may come from faraway places – across generations, continents, cultures …. In our next conference, we will invite artists, scientists and other visionary thinkers who inspire us with their ideas on art and music, to close the gap and work on new idea. More information …

Tenso Days Mechelen 2018

The next edition of the festival for contemporary choral music will take place in Mechelen on 3-6 May 2018, with concerts of Chamber Choir Ireland and Zbor HRT. Read more…

Tenso Europe Chamber Choir 2017

See photos of Tenso Europe Chamber Choir 2017 during the summer school  in Groznjan (HR) and listen to recordings made in the concert in Lochem (NL).

Tenso Young Composers Award 2017 : Lillie Harris

In May 2017, the jury awarded the prize commission to Lillie Harris. From the jury report : the award went to the composer who “best used her own musical stance to create choral music which is not only musically rewarding, but also gives the text the place it deserves.” Read more & listen to the recordings

Tenso Young Composers Award 2017 : Jug Marcović

In an extra edition of the composers workshop in Nova Gorica, the jury awarded Serbian composer Jug Marcović. From the jury report : “a composer who shows a remarkable sense of rhythm and colour […] and can write well and precisely for singers.  Read more & listen to the recordings