Akustika Chamber Singers will be competing in the Grand Prix of Nations in Magdeburg, Germany in July 2015.
The choir will continue their excellence through performance by presenting some of the worlds most beautifully composed works
Awards and Accolades
- Collaboration with the composer, Karl Jenkins. Under his baton the choir performed Jenkins’ “The Armed Man - Mass for Peace” as well as “Stabat Mater”, Johannesburg, South Africa.
- Awarded the Pavarotti trophy as well as the title “Choir of the World” at the annual Llangollen International Music Eisteddfod, Wales, UK.
- Awarded the grand prize as overall winners of the Concorso Chorale Internazionale Riva del Garda competition, Italy.
- Awarded the Publikum prize at the competition in Spittal an der Drau International Choral Competition, Austria.
- Since 2010 the choir was ranked 6th best choir in the world as well as 3rd best of all the mixed choir according to the “Interkultur Musica Mundi” world-rankings, Germany.
- Invited as the only choir to perform as solo artists at the prestigious Classic FM Soiree hosted by the Classic FM radio station, Johannesburg, South Africa.
- Collaborated with one of South Africa's best contemporary composers to record the soundtrack to a South African TV Drama, “Donkerland”.
- Since 2010 the choir has recorded numerous works of which non is currently available for purchase. All the best mastered tracks will be available mid 2015.