VI. ISTANBUL INTERNATIONAL CHORUS

COMPETITION & FESTIVAL

23  -  27  MAY 2018

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.

 CATEGORIES  

AGE LIMIT

NUMBER OF MEMBERS

CHILDREN CHORUS

max. 15 years of age

min. 20

No limit

FEMALE CHORUS

min. 16 years of age

min. 20

No limit

MALE CHORUS

min. 16 years of age

min. 20

No limit

MIXED CHORUS

min. 16 years of age

min. 20

No limit

TRADITIONAL FOLK CHORUS

No limit of age

min. 12

No limit

TRADITIONAL FOLK ENSTURMANTAL

No limit of age

min. 4

No limit

FOR COMPETITION GROUPS

Children CHORUS Female CHORUS, Male CHORUS, Mixed  CHORUS and traditional folkmusıc-chorus.
Competition : Minimum 6 minutes, Maximum 8 minutes . All choirs shall perform in ISTANBUL different MINUCIPALITY and its vicinity on the closing day of the competition one or two time open air.All performance groups max 10 minute. 

 Full-board in a 3 STARS HOTEL
125 €
/ per person/ all Festival time  (4 NIGHTS 5 Days) . We will provide to you breakfast + dinner  per day  and accommodation . each room has 2-3   beds, toilet, showers. If group come more than 30 people one leader free

 Full-board in a 4 STARS  HOTEL  
140 € / per person/ all Festival time  (4 NIGHTS 5 Days) . We will provide to you open buffet Brekafast + traditional open buffet  dinner   and accommodation at the 4* hotel centrum in Kadikoy, each room has 2-3 beds, toilet, showers, free internet wifi.  If group come more than 30 people one leader free www.adenotel.com     FOR EXTRA DAYS; it is possible to organize, such as; for  euro, 3* hotel 30 euro, 4* hotel 35  euro-per person for one day. in order to pay to hotel reservation; if you want to stay at single room we can arrange it with extra fee Deposit is non-refundable.

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 This is the cost of BUS for max 44 people Totally 1200 Euro . If group number of participant  less than 25 person bus cost is   990 € . 

If you interest please send back us the Application form as soon as possible. Meanwhile, send us a few recently photos  and just short brief about your group background too. harman@harmanfolk.com. All payments will be in cash (travel-cheque not acceptable) at the first day of the festival. If the group wants to stay hotel, they should send deposit before festival in order to pay to hotel reservation

 

ISTANBUL CHORUS  We offer you a golden opportunity living a natural life in Istanbul which we just called it paradise during a week all groups.

GRAND BAZAAR: You will be able to see the famous historical and touristy places and shopping at the GRAND BAZAAR, which provide an amusing opportunity of all entertainments of shopping mix the east and west. Grand Bazaar is the oldest art and largest shopping centre in the world, it’s covered more than 30 hectares of the land in this labyrinth system of streets and passages there are more than 18 entrances and approximately 400.000 daily visitors. 

SULTANAHMET- SAINT SOPHIA TOPKAPI PLACE : Istanbul known as the Capital of Empires was founded 2600 years ago. Approximately
5 million tourists visit this splendid city every year. You will also be able to notice the affect of Ottoman –Byzantium cultures on every place. You are going to see famous Topkapi place that has served the residence and political headquarter for ottoman sultans for 400 years, Sultanahmet mosque, and Blue mosque and Saint Sophia.

 BOSPHORUS BOAT TOUR : We will arrange 4 hours Private Bosporus boat tour,  A traditional excursion by private boat along the waterway (BOSPORUS) its 30 km long separating EUROPE-ASIA will be excellent and full of unforgettable breathtaking sceneries (Music-Dance). Duration in four hours you can not imagine how amusing funs you will havePRIVATE BOAT TOUR    

 SHOPPING CENTERS :You will be able to see public and lux shopping centre

 SPECIAL TOURS YOUR GROUPS:There is a swimming possibility at Marmara sea,If you are interest you can vizit or swimming prince Island , we can arrange special TURKISH BEATH.

Finally we say the ISTCUP ISTANBUL will stay with you for the rest of your life.

 V - ACTIVITIES DURING THE FESTIVAL  : If Participation  groups  want  to see visit one day :  Panaroma 1453( panaromik museum) http://panoramikmuze.com/ – Akvarium turkazoo http://www.turkuazoo.com/tr/  – Dinazorus ( jurassicland http://www.jurassicland.com.tr/ Forum istanbul http://www.forumistanbul.com.tr/ big supermarket shopping centrum. Darica zoo http://www.farukyalcinzoo.com/ 

ISTANBUL INFO      PRIVATE BOAT TOUR  FREE ACTIVITIES

        OTHER FESTIVALS IN TURKEY

Finally we say the ISTANBUL CILDREN  festival will stay with you unforgettable wonderful sweet memories the rest of your life forever. If you are interest to participate festival please ask THE APPLICATION from harman@harmanfolk.com  

Competition-Festival Committee will give all partcipate  Certifikate, Medal, all groups will give plaket and suveniour .The following prize money will be awarded to 3  chorus  grups who takes the highest marks between all groups.
 
COMPETITION PRIZES MARKING-MEDALS

The INTERNATIONAL JURY COMMITTEE will award prizes to the chorus , which will have achieved the following marks.
2011 JURY MEMBERS :BULGARIA ( MLADEN STANEV)-HUNGARY(TAMAS LAKNER) -MAKEDONIA( BOSKO TRANESKY)- ROMENIA - TURKIYE          ( YASUA)
2012 JURY MEMBERS :BULGARIA (MLADEN STANEV)  - TURKIYE ( KENAN VERDEMIR)  2-BELA RUSIA( NATALIA)  -MAKEDONIABOSKO TRANESKY).TURKITE ( PERIHAN CATANA)
2013 JURY MEMBERS : BULGARIA( MALADEN STANEV)-HUNGARY( TAMAS LAKNER) -GREECE IOANNIS MOUTSAKIS-TURKEY (NURSEL ONCUL ) -TURKEY(LEYLA PINAR)
 
CHILDREN COMPETITION 
1st-2nd-3rd will give ISTANBUL CHILDREN CUP
 
FEMALE COMPETITION
1-2-3 will give ISTANBUL FEMALE CUP
 
MALE COMPETITION
1-2-3 will give ISTANBUL MALE CUP
 
MIXED COMPETITION
1-2-3 will give ISTANBUL MIX CUP
 
TRADITIONAL FOLK CHORUS COMPETITION
1-2-3 will give ISTANBUL FOLK CHORUS CUP


PRIZES WINNERS ISTANBULCUP
The following prize ISTCUP  will be awarded to the chorus who takes the highest marks between all groups.

2013 INTERNATIONAL ISTANBUL CHORUS COMPETITION WINNERS ISTANBULCUP

SCORE

COUNTRY

CHOIR NAME

POINT

1

HUNGARY BERA BALTOK MALE PECS

97,00
700 EURO

2

ROMENIA ARAD MIXED CHORUS

90.60
500 EURO

3

LITHUANIA MYKOLAS OGINSKIS ART SCHOL

89.66
300 EURO

 

2012 INTERNATIONAL ISTANBUL CHORUS COMPETITION WINNERS

ISTANBULCUP

SCORE

COUNTRY

CHOIR NAME

POINT

1

BELGIUM MAKEBLIJDE

97,66
700 EURO

2

ESTONIA CHILDREN RAPLA SINGING STUDIO

96,33
500 EURO

3

RUSSIA ART SONUS

96,33
300 EURO

2011 INTERNATIONAL ISTANBUL CHORUS COMPETITION WINNERS

ISTANBULCUP

SCORE

COUNTRY

CHOIR NAME

POINT

1

CHINA CHINA BEIJING FEMALE

98,66
700 EURO

2

CHINA CHINA CHILDREN BEIJING CHORUS

97,66
500 EURO

3

CROATIA CROATIA IVAN FILIPOVOC

96,00
300 EURO

 

2013 PARTICIPANT GROUPS SCORES
 

CHILDREN COMPETITION GROUPS

COUNTRY

CHORUS NAME

POINT SCORE

1

LUTHUANIA CHILDREN'S MYKOLAS OGINSKIS ART SCHOOL

89,66

1

2

TURKEY CANAKKALE GUZEL SANATLAR ART HIGH SCHOOL

89,33

2

MALE COMPETITION GROUPS

COUNTRY

CHORUS NAME

POINT SCORE

1

HUNGARY  BELA MARTOK MALE PECS

97,00

1

MIXED COMPETITION GROUPS

COUNTRY

CHORUS NAME

POINT SCORE

1

ROMENIA ARAD MIXED CHORUS GROUP

90,66

1

2

ROMENIA LYRA MIXED CHORUS

89,66

2

3

TURKIYE MARMARA UNIVERSITY MIXED CHORUS

88,66

3

4

TAIWAN THE VOICE OF GREAT LOVE CHOIR

84,33

4

5

UKRAIN CHERVANA KALYNAERVONALYNA

83,66

5

TRADATIONAL FOLK MUSIC CHORUS COMPETITION GROUPS

COUNTRY

CHOIR NAME

POINT SCORE

1

UKRAIN CHERVONA KALYNA

89,33

1

2

TAIWAN THE VOICE OF GREAT LOVE CHOIR

89,00

2

 

2012 PARTICIPANT GROUPS SCORES
 

CHILDREN COMPETITION GROUPS

COUNTRY

CHOIR NAME

POINT SCORE

1

ESTONIA CHILDREN'S CHOIR OF RAPLA SINGING STUDIO

96,33

1

2

TURKEY SANSEV ÇOCUK KOROSU

89

2

3

HUNGARY CHOIR FORRAS

83

3

FEMALE COMPETITION GROUPS

COUNTRY

CHOIR NAME

POINT SCORE

1

BELGIUM MAKEBLIJDE

97,66

1

2

TURKEY MARMARA ÜNİ. ATATÜRK EĞİTİM
FAK. G.S.E.B. MÜZİK ÖĞR. ÇOK SESLİ KOROSU

94,33

2

3

BULGARIA IRINA SHTIGLICH

94

3

4

BULGARIA STAROPLANINSKI ZVUCI

85

4

MIXED COMPETITION GROUPS

COUNTRY

CHOIR NAME

POINT SCORE

1

RUSSIA ART SONUS

96,33

1

2

ESTONIA ADULT MIXED CHOIR OF RAPLA SINGING STUDIO

95,66

2

3

LITHUANIA YOUTH CHAMBER CHOIR ATZALYANS

95

3

4

TURKEY MARMARA ÜNİ. ATATÜRK EĞİTİM FAK. G.S.E.B.
 MÜZİK ÖĞR. ÇOK SESLİ KOROSU

94,66

4

5

BULGARIA MIXED CHOIR ALEN MAK

92,33

5

6

MACEDONIA ACADEMIC CHOIR MIRCE ACEV

92

6

7

BULGARIA RODINA

90,66

7

8

ROMANIA APPASSIONATA

90,66

8

2011 PARTICIPANT GROUPS SCORES

 

CHILDREN COMPETITION GROUPSPS

 

point

score

BULGARIA

CHILDREN AND GIRLS CHOIR

88.6

3

 

"DUNAVSKI VALNI"

 

CUP

SLOVAKIA

PRO MUSICA -MAGNOLIA

87

4

 

 

 

 

CYPRUS

ORAK CULTURE & ART

69

5

 

EDUCIATION CENTRUM

 

 

ROMANIA

FANTASIA CHOIR

91

2

 

 

 

CUP

CHINA

BEIJING PHILHARMONIC CHOIR

97.6

1

 

 

 

CUP

           FEMALE COMPETITION GROUPS

BELGIUM

DE PICCOLO'S

80

4

 

 

 

 

CZECH

PUELLAE BUDVICIENSES

86.3

3

 

 

 

CUP

CHINA

BEIJING PHILHARMONIC CHOIR

98.6

1

 

 

 

CUP

BULGARIA

                           TARNOVGRAD

76

5

 

 

 

 

BELGIUM

LIRICA

93.6

2

 

 

 

CUP

       MIXED COMPETITION GROUPS

SERBIA

KPD KORNRLIJE STANKOVIC

69.6

6

 

 

 

 

SPAIN

CORO DELA UNIVERSIDAD DE

94.6

2

 

VALLADOLID

 

CUP

CROATIA

KOMORNI ZBOR "IVAN FILIPOVIC"

96

1

 

 

 

CUP

TURKIYE

MERSIN GAZI KORO

70

5

 

 

 

 

ROMANIA

NICOLAE OANCEA

90

4

 

 

 

 

POLAND

CHEMBER CHOIR WROCLAW

94.3

3

 

MEDICAL UNI.

 

CUP

 

            

HARMAN CULTUR & FESTIVAL ORGANISATION
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