Achievements

Achievements

Competitions and Awards

2010

Béla Bartók International Choir Competition in Debrecen, Hungary. Svanholm Singers was awarded gold and first prize in the Equal voices category, and a special prize for best interpretation of compulsory piece. Sofia Söderberg Eberhard received a conductor's special prize.

2009

LV Certamen Internacional de Habaneras y Polifonía de Torrevieja. Svanholm Singers received the third prize in the polyphonic category.

2007

The 10th International Choir Festival “Tallinn 2007”. Svanholm Singers won first prize in the categories for Contemporary music and Renaissance music.

2006

Seghizzi International Choir Competition, Gorizia, Italy. Svanholm Singers won all three caterogies in which they competed, and was awarded the prize for best interpretation of Rachmaninoff's Shestopsalmiye. Sofia Söderberg Eberhard won the prize for best conducting.

2005

Madetoja-festival, Lahti, Finland. The choir won the first prize and the prize for best performance of Madetoja's De profundis. Sofia Söderberg Eberhard won the prize for best conducting.

2002

Hora Cantavi, Poland. The choir won the Grand Prix award. Sofia Söderberg Eberhard won the prize for best conducting.

1999

Takarazuka, Japan. The choir won the Grand Prix.

1998

Toner för Miljoner, Sweden. The choir won the first prize.

1997

Appeldoorn, Holland. The choir was awarded the Grand Prize and the Audience Prize.

Debrecen, Hungary. The choir achieved second place.

Maribor, Slovenia. The choir reached Grand Prix.

Oskarshamn, Sweden. The choir won its discipline.


Tours

2013

Japan. 12 concerts in Japan. Arranged by Min-On Concert Association.

2011

France. 6 concerts in and around Provence. Arranged by Festival des Choeurs Lauréats.

2010

Concert in Nyeregyhazy, Hungary. Visiting the Cantemus Choir.

2008

Germany. 3 concerts at Kultursommer Reinland-Pfalz.

2006

Iceland. 3 concerts in Reykjavik, Dalvik and Reykhold.

2005

Japan. 8 concerts in Tokyo, Hiroshima, Himeji, Obihiro and more.

2004

Japan. 16 concerts in Tokyo, Osaka, Sendai, Fukuoka and more.

2003

Japan. Arranged by agent Musik Leben. 23 concerts all over the country including a TV-recorded concert at Kioi Hall, Tokyo, broadcasted several times by NHK BBS.

2003

Lithuania. Participation in the Klaipeda Spring Festival with concerts in Klaipeda and Vilnius.

2001

Japan. Two week tour organized by the choir itself.

2000

Sweden.

1999

Japan.

1998

Slovenia och Hungary.


Festivals and important concerts

2011 

Requiem, Verdi in cooperation with Lunds Vokalensemble and Malmö Symphonic Orchestra.
2010 
Dockplats 2010, Malmö, Sweden. Culturally multidisciplinary concert on the inauguaration of Dockan area of Malmö

2009

Ciclo de Música Sacra del Desierto de Las Palmas, Benicàssim, Spain.

2008

World Symposium on Choral Music, Copenhagen. Concert with the Estonian composer Veljo Tormis.

2007

Faroe Islands. Invited to perform at the North Atlantic Choral Festival.

2006

Lund International Choral Festival. Concert with the Estonian composer Veljo Tormis.

2004

Alliance World Festival Czech Republic. Invited to perform in Hradec Kralove and the Dvorak Hall, Prague.

2003

Concert in Copenhagen. Final concert at the Danish choir leader convention.

2002

Choir Festival in Rättvik. Svanholm Singers were invited to inspire younger singers.

2001

Concert in Allhelgonakyrkan, Lund. Soloist: Håkan Hagegård.

2000

Concert in the Assembly Hall of Lund University. Compère: Birgit Nilsson.

1999

Concert in the Assembly Hall of Lund University. Guest conductor: Eric Ericsson

1998

TV recording in the Cathedral of Lund. Broadcasting of a Christmas concert in Swedish National TV.