2017 World Youth & Children’s Choir Festival – Hong Kong
17-22 / 7 / 2017
Artistic Director: Prof. Leon Shiu wai Tong
- "IN THE POWER OF RESONANCE, WE ARE ONE" -
Hong Kong Cultural Centre | Sha Tin Town Hall | Tsuen Wan Town Hall
The 2017 World Youth & Children’s Choir Festival – Hong Kong (7th edition) was successfully held on 17 – 22 July, 2017.
Organised by the World Youth and Children Choral Artists’ Association and Hong Kong Treble Choirs’ Association since 2006, in association with China Music Education Magazine, proudly supported by Hong Kong Tourism Board and Brand Hong Kong since 2017, and with the full backing from China Chorus Association, UNESCO Hong Kong Association and various consulates, the Festival stands as one of the most influential and critically acclaimed of its kind in the Asia Pacific region.
As a highly anticipated global event encompassing performances, competitions, masterclasses, workshops and cultural exchanges, this biennial Festival is dedicated to creating a stage for choirs, conductors, experts, teachers and students worldwide to enjoy a week of great music, and to learn from the distinguished Resident Artists and other fellow competing choirs.
The total no. of non-local participants is estimated to be around 3000 people.
Explore the festival details below.