In August 20-24, 2015 the Eric Ericson International Choral Centre will organize the third C21C-course in Sweden.
From 20 to 24 August, 2015, for the third time, the EIC organizes CONDUCTING 21C in Sweden. On the beautiful island of Skeppsholmen in central Stockholm, EIC has beautiful facilities with excellent classrooms and its own outstanding concert venue, the Eric Ericson Hall. This year’s course leaders will be André de Quadros, Agneta Josephson, and Lone Larsen. C21C Stockholm takes place within the framework of the festival Musik & Medmänsklighet (Music & Humanity). In addition to C21C, this festival consists of a number of choral concerts, workshops and talks in and around the Eric Ericson Hall. The internationally acclaimed Manado State University Choir from Indonesia and the Swedish vocal ensemble Voces Nordicae will serve as the course’s choirs in residence. The language of instruction is English.
Participants are responsible for the cost of their own travel and accommodation, and are free to make their own arrangements. Lunches as well as dinners are common and are included in the registration fee. Registration information will be made available upon acceptance into the course.
Participants Stockholm 2015:
Lisa Wong, USA
Nedy Muna, Jordan
Fabien Aubé, France
Sofia Ågren, Sweden
Khoulud Sabbara, Palestine
Jeroen Keymeulen, Belgium
Tina Thielen Gaffey, USA
Jaco Dippenaar, South Africa
Rodrigo Borja, Chile
Unni Eriksdotter, Sweden
Hani Kreitem, Palestine
Faris Abbasi, Jordan
Natalia Edvall, Sweden
Sara Terell, USA
Application closed. C21C Stockholm 2016 is planned for 19-23 August. Application open from Jan 2016.
André de Quadros (artistic director)
Through conducting, teaching, writing, and activism, André de Quadros continues to explore, create projects, build artistic work, and construct partnerships, firmly rooted in an experimental artistic paradigm and social justice values. Read more >>
– Lone likes choral teamwork, and she has an interest in working with the expressive dimension where each singer’s individual artistic potential is utilized. She is committed to experimentation and discovery. Her vocal ensemble, Voces Nordicae functions as a collaborative, creative experimental workshop.
Agneta Josephson is an inspirational drama pedagogue, expert teacher, and a writer, whose main expertise is in working with different people to develop dialogues of equality. Read More >>