Berkshire Choral International in Barcelona

Berkshire Choral International
Palau de la Música
Barcelona, Spain
Event date: 
05 Aug 2020 to 12 Aug 2020
Conductor / Keynote Speaker: 
Saul Zaks, conductor

Berkshire Choral International, the premier professional singing experience for skilled amateur singers, offers the fourth singing week of its 2020 season in Barcelona. Guided by conductor Saul Zaks and an expert faculty, 80 singers gather to sing and learn. This intensive week of choral singing concludes with a performance (August 11) of Beethoven’s “Missa solemnis” and a collection of Sephardic songs in the beautiful Palau de la Música.

Sing, learn, and explore with BCI in Barcelona, August 5-12, 2020. Dynamic Argentine conductor Saul Zaks makes his BCI debut conducting Beethoven’s “Missa solemnis,” in celebration of the composer’s 250thbirthday, in the spectacularly beautiful Palau de la Música. Deepen your knowledge and musical skills as professional faculty offer classes and lectures in voice, musicianship, and music history. Bring a spouse or friend who is not a choral singer and share delicious meals, scheduled sightseeing tours, and new friends. In your free time, sample local tapas or visit Gaudi’s architectural masterpiece, Basílica de La Sagrada Familia. Your voice belongs at BCI! Questions? Visit our web site or contact BCI Chorister Services Director Stephen Hager at or 413-229-1254.


Berkshire Choral International is the premier choral/educational institution dedicated to enhancing the skills of its singers, while extending the knowledge and appreciation of choral singing and its tradition to singers and audiences. Over the past 38 years, BCI has inspired almost 9,000 singers through our week-long choral music programs under the batons of dozens of the world’s great conductors in prestigious venues throughout the U.S. and Europe. 


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