Festival activities

International choral competition “Mundi Cantant”

One of the most signi cant traditional choral competitions in Europe. Open to amateur choirs of all catego- ries and levels. Further details available in chapter ‘Competition rules’. The competition will be broadcasted online.

Absolute winner competition

The competition without age and category di erentiation. Quali ed are the ve best resulting choirs of Mundi Cantant. Additional information in chapter ‘Absolute winner competition rules’. The competition will be broad- casted online.

Parade of choirs & Festival opening ceremony

A choir open-air parade in the historic centre of Olomouc and an opening ceremony with an o -programme or choirs. The event will be broadcasted online. Further details available in chapter ‘Conditions of participation & stay’.

Opening concert

Opening The opening concert with special guests and representatives of the city will be followed by the participant reception. The concert will broadcasted online! Further details available in chapter ‘Conditions of participation & stay’.

Festival concerts & off -programme

Partnership or individual concerts of choirs in the town Olomouc and around. Opportunity for concert per- formances with other choirs. Choirs are cordially invited to perform in festival o -programme as well! More details in chapter conditions of participation & stay.

Awarding ceremony & off -programme

An open-air awarding ceremony followed by an o -programme for participants and public will take part in Olomouc city centre. Further details available in chapter ‘Conditions of participation & stay’.

Workshops & master classes

Attractive workshops (working with choirs, studying choral pieces, working with voice technique) for choir singers and conductors will be managed by experienced lecturers. Masterclasses will take place under the guidance of lecturers and judges of the competition.

Meeting of choir representatives and jurors

Informal meeting of choir representatives, jurors of competition. Opportunity to discuss competition perfor- mances and festival production.

Animated evening & disco for children’s choirs

Animated evening & nal festival party for youth and adult choirs

Online broadcast & audience award

Festival concerts and competitions will be transmitted online. Viewers may vote for choirs through online voting.