Federation of breton choirs
Création of cantata An Aval hag ar C'haliz at Breizh a Gan 2018
The cantata An Aval hag ar C'haliz (The Apple and the chalice) based on lyrics by Patrick Corlay will be created during Breizh a Gan of Quintin, on december 2nd.
This substantial work will be sung by about 100 singers from the Choir of Brittany, directed by Jean-Marie Airault, accompanied by Bruno Toulemonde (guitar), Denis Guillou (accordion), Guy Pouliquen (bag-pipes), Gwenaël Riou (organ), Jo Van Bouwel (harp), Loïc Padellec (bag-pipes), Ronan Pouliquen (pipe).
During the first part of the concert, there will be the choirs : Kanomp ar Vro Sant Brieg, from Saint-Brieuc, Kanerien ar Goëlo from Saint-Quay Portrieux, and the choir Champion of Brittany 2018, Mouezh Paotred Breizh.
Book your places already for this amazing concert, begining a 3pm, on sunday december 2nd in basilica Our Lady of Quintin.
Full price : 15€, gratuit - 12 years old.
For members of Kanomp Breizh and Kendalc'h : 12€
Informations, booking : 06 31 81 26 47 - firstname.lastname@example.org
Breton singing first cateory choirs championship : the results
On Sunday, July 5th at 2pm, in church St Thomas of Landerneau, during Kann al Loar Festival, seven choirs have been gathered for the First Category Choirs Championship
Le Championnat de Bretagne des chorales de première catégorie s'est tenu à Landerneau dimanche 15 juillet dans le cadre du Festival Kann al Loar
Champion of Brittany 2018 Mouezh Paotred Breizh 17,54 / 20
Second Kanerion an Oriant 17,18 / 20
Third Kanerien sant Meryn 17,03 / 20
Fourth Kan Awen 16,33 / 20
Fifth Paotred Pagan 15,98 / 20
Sixth Kanerien ar Goëlo 15,86 / 20
Seventh Hekleo 15,80 / 20
The Creation's trophy goes to Kanerion an Oriant for Kroll an dell Marù, lyrics by Jean-Pierre Calloc'h, music by Evelyne Dodeur
Hekleo is for the Special Mention of quality of the text of Keid Ma, lyrics in breton by Jean-Pierre Thomin, original lyrics and music by Gilles Vigneault
Results of the third and second category :
Third catégory, Audition Kanomp ar Vro Sant Brieg, de Saint-Brieuc.
Champion second category Aber al Liger 17,72 / 20 Will be in first category next year
Second Orvez 17,37 / 20
Third Kan ar Vro 16,45 / 20
Fourth Kan Izel Vor 14,80 / 20
Creation's Price goes to Aber al Liger for Adsavedigezh Breizh (lyrics by Taldir, music by Guy Pouliquen)
It's now published ! A glossary for the singers
This small pocket-book (size 10x14cm), will easily take place in every choir member's bag, as well as in every choir master's or musician's who would aim at introducing more breton laguage in their group's life. The vocabulary gathered by Alan Hervé and Jean-Pierre Thomin is all about the music, the body, these words being used when warming up of the voices, and a choir's life or the concerts. A very convenient and simple toll is created, and it's specially designed for breton choirs. Two-language book, breton / french. Price : 9€ + 3€ postal charges. To purchase the book, please load THE PURCHASE ORDER.