12 May 2017     Festivals 

The first edition of Belgrade International Choir Fest was held with great success, with large number of visitors and media attention, said the organizers of the musical event - Sasa Bajic and Milo Radoman with great joy. 

According to the festival conditions, each group had own English-speaking accompanying person, who were on their disposal during the festival since the day of their arrival. The group firstly were accommodated in the specified hotels and after the groups' leaders meeting, artists had spare time for exploring the Serbain capital. 

"Second day started with morning technical rehearsals, free time, festival opening ceremony - evening concert in one of the most reputable concert halls in Belgrade center - Kolarac Foundation. At the end of the concert all participating choirs performed together a composition from one of the most famous Serbian composers Stevan Stojanović Mokranjac; Receiving diplomas and exchanging souvenirs with the organizers of the festival.", informed Bajic and Radoman.

Closing ceremony was on the third festival day during the evening concert in the city of Vršac - in the city museum of Vršac "Konkordija". 

"Thank you for the assistance and the opportunity to take part in this choral festival. The event was high level held and I think that we presented Bulgaria very well. We left Serbia with excellent impressions and hopefully we will have the opportunity to work together again." - performers from Choir "Stamen Panchev" at "Hristo Botev 1884" Community center, Botevgrad (Bulgaria) said about their co-work with the team of EAFF and the hosts of the event.