In 2020 public enterprise "Gratulationes" is going to start publishing World Choir Encyclopedia. We are planning to publish 10 volumes. Each volume will contain 80-120 descriptions of choirs with color photos of choirs and conductors and information about choir festivals.


Information about the book:

  • Number of volumes: 10 or more;
  • Number of pages per volume: 300 – 360;
  • Number of pages per choir/festival: 1 - 5;
  • Estimated price for one volume: 32-36 € + postal fee;
  • Language: English.


The structure of each section about a particular choir:

  • Full choir name in English;
  • Full choir name in mother tongue;
  • City, country;
  • Type and category of the choir;
  • The year the choir was founded;
  • Short history of the choir;
  • Short biography of the conductor.


Information for the choirs


Information for the organizers of the choral festivals

  • The organizers of the choral festivals which wish to be included in the Encyclopedia will have to pay a membership fee of 50 € (~55 USD).
  • Please fill in the application here


Once the volume is published it will be possible to buy it online.