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Greetings

Co-Chairperson - Byun Won-Tan
Dear Singers and Conductors from all over the world,

2016, the 12th Busan Choral Festival & Competition has finished in a great success. We would like to express our full appreciation to everyone including 34 choirs with over 1,400 participants from 10 countries who displayed their skill and joined the event and also to everyone who helped us to hold this year’s festival.

Now, I am happy to announce that the next BCFC will be held from September 6 through 9, 2017. I and all of our administration office staffs are working really hard for the greater and better event with various attractions and plenty of services to keep you occupied. I hope that many of you will participate dreaming of 'the Singing World' through singing together.

Come and join us in beautiful seaport Busan for the 13th Busan Choral Festival & Competi
tion, 2017.

With kindest regards,

Co-Chairperson - Byun Won-Tan
Welcome to 2017 Busan Choral Festival & Competition. This is a wonderful opportunity to participate in the wonderful cultural musical exchange of international choral music.

Choral music is a great art form to harmonize with, take care of and interact with each other beyond singing itself many people together and the beautiful harmony produced from the process touches our soul. The Busan Choral Festival & Competition has secured its position as one of the best choral festivals in the world and has contributed to choir members exchange.

We, as organizers of 2017 BCFC, take great pleasure in inviting you to join us for the 13th edition of this international Festival on September, 2017. With over 13 years of experience in organizing choir festivals, we are so sure we can provide the best opportunity for ener getic choir members from all over the world! We hope you will consider including the event in your 2017 agenda.

All the best,

Artistic Director - Kim Kang-Kyu
“Choral music is not a doctor, but it still brings a different type of cure in our lives.
Our separation can be held together through the reconciliation of singing voices.
Our broken hearts can be cured through the restoration of singing voices.
Our mournful tears can be wiped away through the consolation of singing voices."

Choirs from all around the world,
Come and join us in Busan city of beautiful Choral music for the 13th Busan Choral Festival & Competition. Let's make the world singing all together beyond race, ideology and politics.
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