Syri Blu Objectives
The program of Festival will be open to: Diversity of international choral music ( from ancient to contemporary), sacred music, folk traditional & Jazz , is what the artistic spectrum of Festival will cover.
The Festival is particularly appealing for all amateurs choirs . Participants besides emotions interpretation of their program “free chosen”, will enjoy by the workshops the beautiful experience of learning &singing “Iso-Polyphony”, ( this earliest traditional Albanian music which is a world heritage value by UNESCO from 2006). Spirit of Iso-Polyphony is based on the individual creativity and enthusiasm of being & singing in the group by combining personal performance with that of each member of the group.
Suzana Turku Kashara- president of Festival
Besim Petrela- director of Festival
– Promoting of Iso-Polyphony as a world heritage.
– Cultural Association organize all year long: choral tours to the main cities of Albania , Tirana, Shkoder, Berat, Gjirokaster, Saranda, Vlore , Apollonia/Fier, Korce ( 3 to 7 days). During tours we may organize 2-4 concerts to Albanian cities, meeting Albanian choirs, learning Iso Polyphony under Albanian master conductors, visiting cultural heritage – sightseeing and local wineries.
– Promoting Albanian choral music, Albanian composers and conductores: Zadeja , Daija, Harapi, Trako, Vako, Turku, Coba, Gj. Shllaku, etc.
– Promotion of Culture Tourism in Albania.