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Vox Bona (Chamber Choir)

Founded: Bonn, Germany

Vox Bona, the Kammerchor (Chamber Choir) of the Kreuzkirch in Bonn, performs a-cappella chorch music, sings with famous professional orchestras (Johann-Christian-Bach-Akademie, Düsseldorfer Hofmusik, Concerto Köln), is committed to substantive challenging theme concerts and is curious and experimenting new ways in the music - art - improvisation.

The choir has international reputations, through concert tours in Germany and abroad, successful CD and radio productions, and numerous competitions, such as: 1996: 1st Prize at the State Choir Competition NRW; 1997: 4th Prize at the Federal Choir Competition of the DMR; 2001: 4th Prize at the 2nd Brahms International Choir Competition Musica Mundi; 2005: 1st Prize at the State Choir Competition NRW; 2004-2007: 4 Christmas concerts with the Deutschen Welle with worldwide live broadcast; 2006: radio productions with the WDR; 2007: Live Concert from the Großen Sendesaal of the WDR in Cologne; 2007: 1st Prize at International Choir Competition in Budapest; 2008: Participation at the International Competition of European and North American broadcasters; 2009: 4th CD production.

Vox Bona is directed by Karin Freist-Wissing since 1990.


Source: Vox Bona Website, English translation by Aryeh Oron (April 2009)
Contributed by
Aryeh Oron (April 2009)

Karin Freist-Wissing: Short Biography | Vox Bona | Recordings of Vocal Works

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Vox Bona - Kemmerchor der Kreuzkirche (Official Website) [German]

 

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