Bel Canto Choir Vilnius proclaimed as the best mixed choir in Lithuania
2013 12 02
On December 1, 2013, Bel Canto Choir Vilnius won Lithuania’s major National Choral Competition, thus becoming the best amateur choir in the country. The Choir triumphed at the competition wining the first place (92.2 points) in the mixed choirs category. International jury awarded Bel Canto Choir Vilnius with the first place prize; the choir Jaunyste from Kaunas got the second place; the third place went to the choirs Kamertonas and Pro Musica. Lithuania’s National Choral Competition is being organized every four years by the Lithuanian Choral Union and Lithuanian Folk Culture Center, and is aimed to assess the artistic level of the choirs and to select the best ones in the country. 38 first category choirs participated in the final round of the competition.