The festival is realized by EUROPA CANTAT Pécs 2015 Nonprofit Ltd, created by the Pécs Municipal Government, the Association of Hungarian Choirs and Orchestras– KOTA and the European Choral Association – Europa Cantat.


Music Programme Planning

The complex program of EUROPA CANTAT XIX is prepared by the joint work and close cooperation of two bodies: the Music Commission of the Europea Choral Association – Europa Cantat is in charge of designing the music programme of the festival by involving international conductors and professionals, and the Regional Artistic Committee is responsible for representing the region’s artistic values, the Hungarian, Serbian, Croatian and Slovenian choral and folklore traditions.



Music Commission of the European Choral Association – Europa Cantat

Jan Schumacher (DE), chair
Inessa Bodyako (BY)
Nicola Campogrande (IT)
Elisenda Carrasco (ES)
Maud Hammon-Loisance (FR)
Rainer Held (CH)
Tamás Lakner (HU)
Maria van Nieukerken (NL)
Kaie Tanner (EE)

Regional Artistic Committee

Tamás Lakner (HU), chair
Ágnes C.Szalai (HU)
Bogdan Djakovic (SRB)
Ágnes Erdélyi (HU)
Helena Fojkar Zupancic (SLO)
Judit Hartyányi (HU)
Mihela Jagodic (SLO)
Zsuzsánna Mindszenty (HU)
Tamara Petijevic (SRB)
Bence Sándor (HU)
László Tamási (HU)
Srdjana Vrsalovic (HR)