MIXED CHOIR K.O.O.R.
Mixed Choir K.O.O.R. first came together in January 2012 and has since been active in rehearsals as well as on stages. The members of K.O.O.R. are long-time musical partners of conductor Raul Talmar himself from his time with the mixed choir Noorus as well as many other people with considerable singing experience. K.O.O.R. has given dozens of concerts at different occasions in various locations. In 2013, K.O.O.R. took part in the 13th International Choir Festival “Tallinn 2013“ and won the 2nd prize. In September 2013, the choir participated in the 20th International Festival of Orthodox Sacred Music CREDO and won the first place diploma. In July 2014, immediately after the Song Festival, at the International Choral Festival in Llangollen, Wales, K.O.O.R. took 3rd place in the folk song category. June 2015 International Choral Competition Crakovia Cantans 2015 ended for K.O.O.R. with 1st place in folklore, gospel and pop music category, 2nd prize in mixed choir category. In April 2016 at “Cork International Choral Festival 2016” the Heinrich Schütz Award was granted and in June 2019 Grand Prix of the 9th International Choral Festival “Chernomorski zvutsi”.