Berkshire Choral International

Come sing with us!

If singing is your passion, Berkshire Choral International is an incomparable choral immersion experience you must try!  You will be part of a large group of avid singers from around the world, joined by an eminent conductor and professional faculty, coming together for the joy of making music.  Your days will be filled with intensive rehearsals, classes on subjects from vocal pedagogy to composer biographies, faculty entertainment and more!  Offsetting the musical energy, you will have free time to socialize, explore, relax and make new friends in culturally-rich and exciting venues all over the world.  Your week will culminate with a public performance, accompanied by a symphony orchestra and renowned soloists.  Where will your voice take you?

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2020 Newcomer Registration is open now! Take advantage of this limited time discount for first-time choristers before May 31. More information. 

The 2020 Conductors
 

Julian Wachner

Grant Gershon

Joe Miller

Saul Zaks

 

Just announced - BCI 2020!

 

LENOX, MA

May 31 - June 7, 2020
Conductor: Julian Wachner
Mozart: Requiem (Latin)
Bach: Mass in F Major (Latin)
Concert at Seiji Ozawa Hall 
*Auditioned singing week. Instructions here

BOSTON, MA

June 21- 28, 2020
Conductor: Grant Gershon
Orff: Carmina Burana (Latin, Old German, Old French)
Poulenc: Gloria (Latin)
Concert at Boston Symphony Hall
Accommodations at Tufts University, Medford 

AMSTERDAM

July 19-26, 2020
Conductor: Joe Miller
Mendelssohn: Die erste Walpurgisnacht (German)
Dan Forrest: Requiem for the Living (Latin)
Concert at Muziekgebouw 
Accommodations at Barbizon Palace Hotel

BARCELONA

August 5 -12, 2020
Conductor: Saul Zaks
Beethoven: Missa Solemnis (Latin)
Sephardic Songs (Ladino)
Concert at Palau de la Música 
Accommodations at Catalonia Barcelona Plaza Hotel

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2019 Season
 

Boston, MA

June 23 – 30, 2019
Felix Mendelssohn: Elijah (English)
Conductor: Erin Freeman

Richmond, VA

July 7 – 14, 2019
Morton Lauridsen: Lux Aeterna (Latin)
Benjamin Britten: Saint Nicolas (English)
Conductor: Tom Hall

Prague, Czech Republic

August 4 – 11, 2019
Antonín Dvořák: Stabat Mater (Latin) 
Conductor: Heinz Ferlesch
 

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