The 10th Malaysian Choral Eisteddfod (MCE) Choir Competition

The 10th Malaysian Choral Eisteddfod (MCE) Choir Competition is back this year!!!

Young Choral Academy (YCA) proudly announced that the 10th Malaysian Choral Eisteddfod (MCE) Choir Competition will be held in Ipoh, Perak this year. YCA’s aim is to provide an avenue for choirs to learn and showcase their passion for choral singing through series of festival, workshops, exchange programmes and competition. And this year it is made possible with the co-organizing committee from Perak Society of Performing Arts (PSPA) and Dana Belia, whom has believed in YCA’s vision in promoting choral development in Malaysia.

Ipoh is a capital state of Perak and the city is very much shaped with the architectural mix during the colonial era. There are several historical buildings from the British Colonial that remains functional today which includes the Railway Station, the Town Hall and the Court House. Ipoh has come a long way since its’ early days as a mining driven town, and today it boats itself as a peaceful town with, cave temples, hills and most attractive is it’s great variety of food and especially the notable origins of Old Town White Coffee.
So during this year end school holidays, come join us for a weekend of choir competition and a getaway to Ipoh.

The competition will have 4 Categories, which are:C1: Children’s Category (aged 7 – 13 years old)
C2: Youth Mixed Category (aged 13 – 18 years old)
C3: Youth Equal Category (aged 13 – 18 years old)
C4: Open Category (mixed voices, aged 19 years and above)

Participation Fees: RM30 (per participant) – *include Conductor and Accompanist
Awards including: Champion of the Category Award (with trophy and certificate), Special Jury Award, andOutstanding Conductor Award. Each choir will also receive a certificate in accordance to the final score achieved.

Venue: Ipoh, Perak
Date: 15th Nov 2012 – 18th Nov 2012

Hurry up and register yourself ASAP!!!

For competition programmes and registration forms, kindly contact PSPA Ipoh.


Address : No.28, Jalan Sultan Azlan Shah, 31400 Ipoh, Perak Darul Ridzuan

Tel & Fax : +605-5487814

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