PER MUSICAM AD ASTRA International Copernicus Choir Festival & Competition will for the 8th time present a great opportunity for integration of the choral community and promotion of choral music. Its name refers to the figure and work of the famous astronomer Nicolaus Copernicus who was born here. The aim of the event is also to promote the rich tourist and cultural offer of the city of Toruń and the Kujawsko-Pomorskie region. The dates of the event are June 26th-28th, 2021 (festival only, due to the pandemic restrcitions) and June 25th-29th, 2022 festival and competition).
The Festival will include performances by mixed, male, female, youth and children choirs and vocal ensembles from all over the world. Over the course of 5 days participants will compete for the Grand Prize in the amount of 5000 EUR, with more than a dozen accompanying events, including Friendship Concerts in the whole region. Devoted audiences and beautiful, mostly gothic, settings make them an unforgettable experience.
The optional educational program of the Festival remains an ever-important item on the event’s agenda. Join us and take part in workshops and seminars led by prominent specialists in voice emission and choral music interpretation.