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.

Echology successes

2014 Rhythms of One World Festival, Geneva
2013 Feature choir at XII Festivale Internazionale di Musica e Arte Sacre (12th International Festival of Sacred Music and Art), Rome and Vatican City
2012 Winners 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
2010 Winners 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
2008 Winners of Channel 7's highly-rating national television program, Battle Of The Choirs
  Guest choir at the Festival of Voices in Hobart, TAS
2007 Winners 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
2006 Adult Choir of the Year in the ABC's Choir of the Year competition