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VII.  INTERNATIONAL ISTANBUL

CHORUS - FOLK DANCE - MUSIC - FOLK INSTURMENTAL

COMPETITION & FESTIVAL

24  - 28 AUGUST   2017

INTRODUCTION

The year was 2011 and it was the first time in TURKEY and for     our International Competition too. In 2016 we will arrange             VI. edition of it, within last Five years there were totally                79 groups. In 2017 we will invite 18 Choir & Folk music  groups     from all over the World. Our aim is not only to bring             different cultures together, but also to promote our history,      which has been the center of civilization for many centuries.

 SIGHTSEEING :  You are going to see the historical and touristic places of  Istanbul some which are Ottoman, Byzantium cultures All one day friday ( Sultan ahmet square, Sultan ahmet mosque, St. soffia, ayasofya, Topkapi palace, grand baazar and  shopping centers which provide the opportunity of  all the  authentic and modern entertainments of shopping of the East   and West with our  guides.
There is a swimming possibility at Marmara sea BOSTANCI BEACH , If you are interest you can vizit or swimming prince Island  or we can arrange special Turkish  night programme , you will see Europe-Asia with privat boat in  bosphorus. FREE ACTIVITIES
 

 PARTICIPATE GROUPS : International Istanbul Chorus Competition is   open for chorus groups  and folk music - folk Instrumental groups. Chorus may enter the competition in maximum two categories. Competition Groups can play and sing whatever they like when they will be on their performance place.

Competition-Festival Committee will give Certifikate, Medal, to the all participants , moreover; plaket and suveniour will be given for each group.The following prize money will be awarded to the chorus who takes the highest marks between all groups.

RULES OF THE COMPETITION

Expert jury members select from abroad. The International jury will evaluate the competitors according to their performance in competition. Chorus can make their own repertoire and are free to choice of the songs for competition. Chorus must prepare songs for competition in time limits.  Minimum 6 minutes, maximum 8 minutes. Competition groups, must deliver the musical notes of the song (what they will perform at the stage) to the festival committee, when they arrive at the first day of the festival.

Transportation: If your group is coming by PLANE, We will hire the bus for theirs all ground transportations.  Groups  will pay this bus  cost. Bus serves throughout the festival dates. (Airport transfers, excursions program transfers, transfers to the field performance and competitions).  This is the cost of BUS for max 44 people Totally 1200 Euro .If group number of participant  less than 20 person bus cost is 990 .

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CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION

We will provide GUIDE per participate groups for festival dates. If you interest before please send us APPLICATION form and group info - pictures, after we will send you OFFICIAL INVITATION. the competition entrence fee will be payed to bank account number and receipt will send to competition Office by fax or mail

Entry fees


Children     
CHORUS          250 EURO
Female
       CHORUS          250 EURO

Male           CHORUS          250 EURO

Mixed         CHORUS          250  EURO
Folk  music 
                        150  EURO 

Folk  dance                         150  EURO

Folk  children folk dance    150  EURO

Folk Insturmantal music       150 EURO              

 

We will provide healty service during the 24 hours,but we are not taken any responsibilty about health care payment. People who need this service pay their payment.

  Prizes

 PROGRAMME : 1 DAY :All groups will arrive in Istanbul.     2 DAY :  Groups will visit  with festival GUIDE Sultan Ahmet Mosque -ST Sofia -Topkapi place -Grand Bazaar.    3 DAY Groups  practice and Competition -  shopping centrum-marmara beach-prince Island.  4 DAY groups free time-Boat tour boshourus - Festival performance open Air. 5 DAY : leave from Istanbul.

 

HARMANCHORUS CULTURE & FESTIVAL & COMPETITION ORGANISATION