Good news to last-minute requests - the deadline for application for participation at the 3rd International Baltic Sea Choir Competition has been extended until 25th March




Application for the 3rd International Baltic Sea Choir Competition is open till 1 March, 2018! To apply a filled out application form and the information required has to be sent via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or in paper form by post. To download the application form click the image below!




95,33 points – the Winner of 2nd International Baltic Sea Choir Competition who got Jurmala City GRAND PRIX trophy and Latvijas valsts meži monetary prize of 3500 Eur: NEW DUBLIN VOICES (Ireland), conductor Bernie Sherlock

95,00 points – 2nd place and monetary prize of 2000 Eur: Girls Choir of the Koper Music school (Slovenia), conductor Maja Cilenšek

93,33 points - 3rd place and monetary prize of 1000 Eur: Härlanda Chamber Choir (Sweden), conductor David Molin

92,67 pointsEmila Darzina mixed choir (Latvia), conductor Nora Vītiņa

92,53 pointsSvanholm Singers (Sweden), conductor Sofia Sӧderberg

88,83 pointsGREX MUSICUS (Finland), conductor Marjukka Riihimäki

88,33 points - Art Museum of Riga Bourse Male Choir (Latvia), conductors Kaspars Vēvers, Rūdolfs Bacāns

87,08 pointsMixed Choir CRESCENDO (Slovenia), conductor Žiga Kert

87,00 points - Tartu Student’s Choir (Estonia), conductor Küllike Joosing

85,67 pointsVOX IUVENALIS (Czech Republic), conductor Jan Ocetek

83,17 points - Mixed Chamber Choir AUSTRUMS (Latvia), conductor Ārijs Šķepasts

78,50 points - Youth Capella HARMONY (Russia), conductor Irina Roganova


Special Awards:

  • The award for the best interpretation of Compulsory piece of Ēriks Ešenvalds LUX AETERNA and a premium of 250 Eur presented by the biggest sheet music publisher in Latvia "Musica Baltica" - Girls Choir of the Koper Music school (Slovenia), conductor Maja Cilenšek
  • The prize for the best conductor in the form of 500 Eur presented by Innocent Coffee – conductor Nora Vītiņa, Emils Darzins Mixed Choir (Latvia)
  • The Audience Sympathy Prize, provided by LAIMA - Art Museum of Riga Bourse Male Choir (Latvia), conductors Kaspars Vēvers, Rūdolfs Bacāns



Follow live broadcasting from the competition on September 23 and 24 here!



For the concert on 24.09. at 11.00 Grand Prix final closing concert an entry card has to be selected at the box office of "Biļešu Paradīze".  One person can receive no more than 2 entry cards.

For other events of the competition no enrty card is required:

  • 22. 09.2017. at  20.00 - Competition Opening Concert at the Dubulti Church
  • 23.09.2017. at 11.00 - Competition Compulsory Programme concert at Dzintari Concert Hall
  • 23.09.2017. at17.00 - Competition Free Programme concert at Dzintari Concert Hall