Bratislava Cantat, Jurymember, april 2017

I am so proud to take part as a jury member in Bratislava Cantat with very good colleges ! It was so many good choirs , conductors and repertoar. Bratislava Music Agency have many good festivals every year!

http://choral-music.sk/

 

Jury in Bratislava Cantat , april 2017
Ondrej Saray, Slovakia, Milan Kolena, artistic director, Slovakia, Jürgen Partaj, Austria, Luc Anthonis, Belgium, Benedykt Blondski, Polan, Dariusz Dyczewski, Poland, Margrethe Ek, Norway

Kaunas Cantat 23.-26. februar 2017

I am so proud and honored to tell that I am invited to be the Present in Kaunas Cantat, Lithuania in February together with Member of the Jury – Rasa Gelgotienė – Lithuania  Member of the Jury – Rolandas Daugėla – Lithuania

It is the 7th International Choir Competition «Kaunas Musica Religiosa» http://www.kaunascantat.lt/en/left/kaunas-musica-religiosa/jury

TIVAL PROGRAM 2017
23rd Thursday
19.00 Opening ceremony and festival guest concert

Kaunas Vytautas’ the Great church of the Accession of The Holy Virgin Mary (Aleksoto st. 3)
24th Friday
14.00 Choir competition

17.00 Applicants for Grand Prix announcement

Vytautas Magnus University Aula Magna (Gymnasium str.7)
25th Saturday
13.00 Grand Prix competition. Competition score announcement and awarding ceremony. Grand Prix winner announcement

Vytautas Magnus University Aula Magna (Gymnasium str.7)

17.00 St.Mass

18.00 Guest of the Festival Concert

Kaunas st. Francis Xavier (Jesuits) church (Rotuses square 9)
26th Sunday
12.00 St.Mass

Kaunas Vytautas’ the Great church of the Accession of The Holy Virgin Mary (Aleksoto st. 3)

15.00 St.Mass

 

Warsaw Advent and Christmas Festival 9.-11. des. 2016

I am so proud to to participate in the jury in Warsaw Advent & Christmas Festival in Poland. I was listening to 14 very good choirs a lot of beautiful repertoar and meet associates from other country.

The jury in the 2. nd Warsaw Advent and Christmas Festival, Poland
Prof. Romuald Twardowski, Poland,Marcin Ciem, Poland, Irina Roganova, Russia, Margrethe Ek, Norway, Sacho Tatarchevski, Macedonia

After the competition Sasho Tatarcheski from Macedonia and I was visiting the old town i Warsaw.

http://www.warsaw.christmasfestival.pl/jury.html

Rimini Internationale Choral Competition 22.-25. sept 2016

The jury Fabio Pecca, Italy Manolo Da Rold, Italy Andrea Angelini, Italy, Artistic Director  Margrethe Ek, Norway Anatoly Kiselev, Russia Eriks Esenvalds, Latvia, President of the jury

The jury
Fabio Pecca, Italy
Manolo Da Rold, Italy
Andrea Angelini, Italy, Artistic Director
Margrethe Ek, Norway
Anatoly Kiselev, Russia
Eriks Esenvalds, Latvia, President of the jury

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Some of the conductors and jury members . Lorenzo Donati, Italy, Manolo Da Rold, Italy,Erikss Esenvalds, Latvia, Margrethe Ek, Norway, Fabio Pecci, Italy, Benedetta Nofri , Italy, Jerica Gregorc Bukovec, Slovenia, Silvana Noschese, Italy

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Jurywork

Manolo Da Rold,  Margrethe Ek,  Eriks Esenvalds Fabio Pecci
Manolo Da Rold,
Margrethe Ek,
Eriks Esenvalds
Fabio Pecci

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Grieg International Choir Festival and Syng for oss 16.-19. juni, 2016

Jury in the choir competition: Andrea Angelini, Italy Terje Kvam, Norway Vaclovas Augustina, Lithuania Bernie Cherlock, Ireland Margrethe Ek, Norway

Jury in the choir competition:
Andrea Angelini, Italy
Terje Kvam, Norway
Vaclovas Augustina, Lithuania
Bernie Cherlock, Ireland
Margrethe Ek, Norway

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Speech from the President of the Jury, Margrethe Ek

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Im so proud to be the President in this expert jury! Jurywork in Bergen with Terje Kvam, Norway, Bernie Sherlock, Ireland, Margrethe Ek, Norway, Andrea Angelini, Italy, Vaclovas Augustinas, Lithuania

Warsaw Advent & Christmas Choir Festival 11.-13. December 2015

 

It was a great experience to be a jurorer at the Warsaw Christmas Festival (http://www.warsaw.christmasfestival.pl). 21 choirs competed and received very good results. I hope one or more Norwegian choirs will participate next year.

Jury: Prof. Romuald Twardowski, Marcin Cmiel, Marcus Moszny, Margrethe Ek and Agnes Gerenday