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ECHOLOGY

Echology

Echology is the University of Newcastle's multi-award winning chamber choir. Whether you are a student or staff member of the University or a member of the community, you are welcome to audition for this very distinguished choral ensemble.

The University's chamber choir brings together individuals who share a love of singing and performing a challenging and varied repertoire, ranging from Renaissance to more contemporary music. 

With numerous wins in national and international competitions, performances in many of the world's great cities and venues, and the release of six CDs, Echology is proud of its many successes.

Echology successes

2012Winners of McDonald's Eisteddfod, Sydney
 Winners of Australian National Eisteddfod, Canberra
 Three Silver Medals at 7th World Choir Games in Cincinnati, USA
 Participating in Rhythms of One World Festival in New York, USA
2010Winners in the Mixed Choir and Contemporary Music sections at the Sixth World Choir Games in Shaoxing, China
 Gold Diploma in the Folklore category at the Sixth World Choir Games in Shaoxing, China
 Ranked 8th in the Interkultur Musica Mundi rankings for Mixed Choirs and 21st in the top 1000
2008Winners of Channel 7's highly-rating national television program, Battle Of The Choirs
 Guest choir at the Festival of Voices in Hobart, TAS
2007Winners of the Open Sacred Choral Award, the Open Contemporary Australian Choral event and the inaugural Australian Open Choir Championship at the Australian National Eisteddfod, Canberra
2006Adult Choir of the Year in the ABC's Choir of the Year competition