Slovenia wins Eurovision Choir of the Year!22 July 2017 at 21:48 CEST
The inaugural Eurovision Choir of the Year was hosted by Grammy-winning composer and conductor Eric Whitacre and Latvian Television’s culture presenter Eva Johansone.
Each choir performed a six-minute set without music. The songs could include one or several works and pieces that reflect their respective national or regional character in some way. The choirs were judged by a high-profile jury, including British composer John Rutter and Latvian mezzo-soprano Elīna Garanča.
- Hardchor Linz (Austria)
- Les Pastoreaux (Belgium)
- Academic Choir of Aarhus (Denmark)
- Estonian TV Girls’ Choir (Estonia)
- Jazzchor Freiburg (Germany)
- Spīgo (Latvia)
- Carmen Manet (Slovenia)
- Bela Bartok Male Choir (Hungary)
- Côr Merched Sir Gâr (Wales)
The top three results were:
- 1) Slovenia
- 2) Wales
- 3) Latvia
Go to the official website of Eurovision Choir of the Year for more information!