Andrea O. Veneracion International Choral Festival, Manila 2017





Following the huge success of the 1st and 2nd Andrea O. Veneracion International Choral Festival, Manila held in August 2013 and July 2015, respectively, the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) is pleased to announce the 3rd Andrea O. Veneracion International Choral Festival, Manila, 2017 which will take place on July 20-23, 2017.


The festival is named after the founder of the world renowned  Philippine Madrigal Singers, the late National Artist for Music Professor Andrea O. Veneracion, an esteemed choirmaster and choral clinician who was  instrumental in the promotion of choral music all over the country.




The competition is open to choirs which will qualify in the following categories:


I. Folk Song


II. Vocal Ensemble


III. Chamber Choir





Thursday, July 20, 2017                         Opening Ceremonies, Folk Song Competition


Friday, July 21, 2017                               Vocal Ensemble Competition


Saturday, July 22, 2017                           Chamber Choir Competition


Sunday, July 23, 2017                             Philippine Madrigal Singers Gala Concert

                                                              Awarding and Closing Ceremonies



Guidelines for the competition may be downloaded here.


Application Form may be downloaded here.