A great success

A great success

Finally, it was time for the award ceremony yesterday and we got to know our results. Thanks to our good results from the WCG in South Africa, we were directly qualified for the highest category “Grand Prix of Nations”. We were able to improve our results from last year and won the Gold medal in both categories. In the category “Musica Sacra” we are on […]

(Deutsch) Zweiter Wettbewerbstag 4

(Deutsch) Zweiter Wettbewerbstag 4

Eine Probe am Morgen verscheucht Kummer und Sorgen – so war’s zumindest bei uns heute. Von 10 bis 11 Uhr morgens probten wir alles, was am Nachmittag drankommen sollte. Und das war eine ganze Menge, denn in der Aula der Universität Göteborg sollten wir diesen Nachmittag in der Kategorie «Mixed Chamber Choirs» auftreten. Soweit gelang es uns denn auch ganz gut, wir erfreuten das Publikum […]

First Competition Day 4

First Competition Day 4

Thursday is already here and hereby also the competition in the category “Musica Sacra”. In the morning, everyone could prepare and relax for himself, while at 2 o’clock a common rehearsal was on the program. Everybody felt the tension in the room and the usually loud choir was suddenly rather quiet. The concert in the afternoon went relatively well. Generally, the choir is satisfied with […]

A preparation’s day 2

A preparation’s day 2

Being a chorister, nearly nothing is as bad as having a blocking rehearsal. Limited to ten minutes, all relevant movements, sound checks and effects have to be tested. It is the only chance for rehearsing in the relevant place before the competition takes place. As of today, we had two blocking rehearsals. The first for the category “Music Sacra”, which will take place tomorrow and […]

ECG Göteborg Day 1

ECG Göteborg Day 1

We are excited for the week to come. On thursday, our first competition will take place in the category “Musica Sacra”. Then, on Friday, we will compete in “Mixed Chamber Choirs”. As important as that are exploring the city of Gothenburg and connecting to other choirs from all over the world. After the first rehearsing hours and visits to the town, we are very motivated […]

Successful concerts “bewegend”

Successful concerts “bewegend”

The concerts “bewegend” are already over. We had to pleasure to sing before full churches and the audience has always been grateful and positive. The enthusiasm is a very nice acknowledge of our work and we are very happy with the concerts. We hope that the project “bewegend” had been moving for you too and we are already looking forward to the preparation for the […]

The third project starts soon

The third project starts soon

The concerts bewegend are about to start. The first concert will be on Saturday in Neuhausen am Rheinfall (Attention: new in the catholic church at 20:30). On Sunday, we will sing in the Matthäuskirche in Lucerne at 18:00. We are looking forward to singing the new exciting program and hope to see you there.

consonus vokalensemble with a new Co-Sponsor

consonus vokalensemble with a new Co-Sponsor

The consonus vokalensemble is very pleased to announce, that we have found a new co-sponsor for the coming years. The Mattli Antoniushaus offers a wide range of rooms, accommodation, dinners and various courses in the cultural sector. Therefore, we will also have the possibily to profit from their rehearsing rooms in the upcoming projects. You can find more information about our new sponsor on the […]

Project start “Bewegend” and general assembly

Project start “Bewegend” and general assembly

Our first, intensive rehearsals for the new project are already past. In the project “Bewegend” – in motion, we will experiment with breaking the limits between choir and audience and present a broad and entertaining program. In addition, the general assembly of our choir has taken place on this weekend and we learnt about our future plans for the next years. We are looking forward […]

Third Gold-Medal at the World Choir Games

Third Gold-Medal at the World Choir Games

We have just won our third Gold-Medal in the category “Mixed Chamber Choir! We are very pleased with our three Gold-Medals and will take amazing memories home from our trip to South Africa.