News from Tenso 

News from Tenso Network Europe 

February 2015

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Since it is never too late for best wishes: happy new year! The new year brings a spring full of activities for young musicians. The call for conductors is closed, and the selection of three or four conductors that will join us for masterclasses in Amsterdam and Mechelen in May will be announced later this month. 
The calls for singers (to participate in the summer school of Tenso Europe Chamber Choir) and composers (workshops with Musicatreize in May) are now open. Spread the word!

Tenso Europe Chamber Choir : call for singers


The call for singers for Tenso Europe Chamber Choir is now open. Singers between 18 and 30 years old, working / studying in Europe, are invited to apply for a summer school with Kaspars Putniņs, conductor of the Latvijas Radio Koris and the Eesti Filharmoonia Kammerkoor.


Deadline for applications : 16 March 2015 18:00 CET. 


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Tenso Young Composers Workshop : call for young composers


The next edition of Tenso's workshop for young composers will be organized in Mechelen (Belgium) during the Tenso Days.

Five young composers will be invited to join us from 15 to 17 May 2015. During two sessions, they will work on (fragments of) a choral score with ensemble Musicatreize, composer/conductor James Wood and composer Leo Samama.


Deadline for applications : 10 March 2015 18:00 CET.


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Engaging the young : what can chamber choirs do?

During the celebration weekend (10-12 April) of the wonderful Casa da Música in Porto (PT), 40 music professionals from around Europe will gather for the Tenso Professionals Meeting (TPM). They will discuss opportunities for chamber choirs to engage and educate young people.


Participants will have the opportunity to attend showcases and concerts. 


Register now !



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The activities of Tenso Network Europe are supported by the Culture Programme of the European Union. 


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