Successful concerts in Neuhausen and Lucerne

Successful concerts in Neuhausen and Lucerne

We had successful concerts on the last weekend in Neuhausen am Rheinfall and Lucerne. Both churches were nearly full and standing ovations rewarded our intense practice time of the last months. We are very happy and motivated by the positive response. The third and fourth concerts of this project are on the upcoming weekend in Chur and Zurich, we are looking forward!!

The third project is about to start

The third project is about to start

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.

(Deutsch) Zweimal GOLD an den World Choir Games

(Deutsch) Zweimal GOLD an den World Choir Games

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Consonus goes to the World Choir Games – but before that: Chiavenna

Consonus goes to the World Choir Games – but before that: Chiavenna

Already the name: “World Choir Games”. The olympic games of choral singing, a competition with choirs from all over the world. Since the year 2000, this year is the tenth issue; we are going to South Africa, to Tshwane, over 200 choirs have registered – and we are the only Swiss participants. We are CONSONUS vocal ensemble – so a choir. Young, dedicated people singing […]

First rehearsal for the World Choir Games 2018

First rehearsal for the World Choir Games 2018

World Choir Games – first rehearsal. Last Saturday our first rehearsal for the World Choir Games took place in Rothenburg. The repertoire for this project is wide-ranging. For the contest in Tshwane we sing a big block of sacred music and a block of Spiritual. Of course, we also carry Swiss choral music out into the world. Here is a small review of our rehearsal […]

CH goes WORLD CHOIR GAMES

CH goes WORLD CHOIR GAMES

Bald ist es soweit: Kommenden Juli werden wir an die World Choir Games nach Tshwane/Südafrika reisen – die “olympischen Spiele des Chorgesangs”!!! Bis wir allerdings verreisen können, ist es noch ein langer Weg: Flüge müssen gebucht, Packages vor Ort organisiert werden – und natürlich müssen wir auch intensiv am Repertoire feilen. Eine solche Reise ist auch mit hohen Kosten verbunden. Bis heute haben wir bereits […]

„Durch manche Nacht“ – Konzerte in Schaffhausen und Luzern

„Durch manche Nacht“ – Konzerte in Schaffhausen und Luzern

Am 17. Februar war es so weit. Unsere erste Aufführung des Konzertprogramms „Durch manche Nacht“ fand in der Zwinglikirche Schaffhausen statt. Nach einer anstrengenden, aber effizienten Vorprobe und einem selbstgekochten Znacht konnte einem erfolgreichen Konzert nichts mehr im Wege stehen. Als wir in die Kirche eintraten, war diese von vorne bis hinten gut besetzt und durch unseren Lichttechniker Patrick Krebs bereits in faszinierende Lichtstimmungen versetzt. […]