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FULL FESTIVAL PARTICIPATION  

The festival begins on Saturday, August 22nd with the check-in and opening concert.

Full Festival participation is 6 full days (7 nights for the foreign participants) from August 22nd to 29th, plus 1 extra night if you choose optional extension in Ol Pejeta Conservancy Centre and the possibility to extend the stay further or arrive earlier for tourism, with accommodation and meals included in the package.

Optional extension (self-financed): trip to the Ol Pejeta Conservancy Centre with a concert there on Saturday, August 29th in the afternoon and the possibility to do a game drive on Sunday before flying back home or visiting other parts of Kenya. Details will be available soon.

The festival is open to choirs, groups of singers as well as individual singers and conductors and others interested in choral singing, from Kenya, from other African counties and from other parts of the world.

You can experience the full festival with all ateliers programme and concerts.

 

As Participant choir  

Ateliers (“Warsha”) : You can choose among 10 “warsha” scheduled in the morning and the conductor can choose to attend the parallel Programme for Conductors and Composers. After rehearsing new music together with singers from other choirs and countries every morning during the festival, you will present the results of the “warsha” in a final concert on August 28th.

Concerts : You can attend Open singing and all the festival concerts. In addition you can perform in the afternoon Concert Programme on presenting your own repertoire. If you want to perform more than once, we can offer further performance opportunities.

NB : Only choirs that apply before February 29, 2020 will be guaranteed a place in an atelier.

 

As individual

Ateliers (“Warsha”): As singer you can choose among 10 “warsha” scheduled in the mornings: After rehearsing new music together with singers from other choirs and countries every morning during the festival, you will present the results of the “warsha” in a final concert on August 28th.

 with a rehearsal on Friday, August 29th, in the morning and performance at the closing ceremony in the evening or Conductors, composers, choral managers and others interested in the topics can attend the parallel Programme for Conductors and Composers.

NB : Only those who apply before February 29, 2020 will be guaranteed a place in an atelier.

DAY-BY-DAY PARTICIPATION

You do not have time to attend the full festival or you cannot afford it ? You just want to book You can also register for one or a few days. You can attend morning ateliers or the programme for conductors and composers, Open Singing and all the festival concerts.

In this case, you will have to arrange your own accommodation. About meals, you can either arrange it yourself or buy tickets at the Festival restaurant.

One-day tickets can be purchased in advance from April 2020 or directly on the morning of your participation.