18 - 22 October 2023

Fascinating International Choral Symposium on the topic of ‘Engagement – building social bonds and collective joy through singing.’

Presented on Zoom in partnership with Ulster University Magee, this discussion panel comprised the members of the festival’s 2023 Adjudicating Jury –

Lorenzo Donati, Italy;
Anders Edenroth, Sweden;
Jo-Michael Scheibe, USA;
Bernie Sherlock, Ireland;
Kari Turunen, Finland/Canada.

Each presented their thoughts on the discussion topic, based on their own experiences and considered the role of choirs and choral singing in today’s world.

Chaired by Rob Casey, Ulster University

Time: 1:30:34