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Harmonic Surge 2: a choral fiesta on Oct
HARMONIC Surge 2 a choral fiesta organised by The Nagaland Chamber Choir (TNCC), a three-day long choral festival is scheduled to be held from 14-16 October 2016 at Dimapur Sumi Baptist Church. The festival promises a wide-range of musical knowledge and inputs to be imparted through the various master classes, clinics/workshops a great opportunity not to be missed.
The festival also ensures meaningful, uplifting and inspirational interactions with the resource persons where participants will get the opportunity to get first-hand musical advice and guidance, mentoring through such interactions informed a press note. All enthusiastic musicians are requested to avail such rare opportunities with both hands.
The festival organisers announced the special event,” Friendship Concert” on October 15, 2016 -a mini-concert where a few prominent choirs of Nagaland will come together and share a common platform which will be another rare event which intends to create social unity and harmony through music.
Harmonic Surge 2 promises to be musical feast for all delegates and music lovers alike with entry free.
The major attractions of the Harmonic Surge will be the Choir competitions which will be held on October 16 evening with-
a) Mixed choir: – Any church, group or institutions is open to participate in the competition.
b) Children’s choir:-The organisers have introduced the Children’s choir competition (14 years and below) with the aim to encourage and develop the Children choirs in our churches, communities.
For both competitions, a choir must have a minimum number of 20 members and 40 members maximum. A total of over Rs 1 lakh cash awards, besides others, shall be given away to the deserving winners informed the press note.
Another special feature of the fiesta is the Individual choir coaching where all competing choirs will be given the opportunity to participate in individual choir sessions with the choral experts. For this, the experts will rehearse the group’s contest piece with the choir to provide new artistic ideas and impetus.
Individuals not participating in the choir competitions will, however, attend these coaching classes as observers and learn meanwhile. Interested individuals can attend all these master class, clinics after paying a nominal fee of Rs. 200 only/-
Interested individuals can also access the event online for details and updates on the facebook page https://www.facebook.com/harmonicsurge.