Singers from four continents raise their voices to say ‘cheese’

To comemmorate the first Yale International Choral Festival now underway, some 300 choristers from China, the United Kingdom, Indonesia, and South Africa will stand together for a group photo at Yale’s Beinecke Plaza, Wall Street, on Thursday, June 21, at 12:30 p.m.

Participating ensembles include Central Conservatory of Music Chorus, Beijing; Cambridge University Consort of Voices, U.K.; Manado State University Choir, Indonesia; and the Imilonji Kantu Choral Society, South Africa.

Members of the news media are invited to attend this event. To inquire about setting up a brief interview with festival organizers or visiting choral directors, please contact Dorie Baker or Dana Astmann by email.

Please visit the Yale International Choral Festival website to order tickets and to find out about other festival events, including the two-day symposium “Choirs Transforming Our World.”