About the festival

International choral festival
The international choral festival CantaRode is an ambitious festival and a young event in the International Choral World. The city of Kerkrade, The Netherlands, is the center of interest of this International Choral Festival and invites choirs from all over the world to present their high level in choral music.

The first editions of were in 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018 and 2019. The next festival is to be held from May 13 – 16, 2021

The organization is proud to present a special and divers program, a high level competition and a cooperation with choirs from the Province of Limburg and the surrounding Region (including Belgium and Germany) and with concert organizations.

School project
Further, CantaRode realized a cooperation with the Elementary Schools Kerkrade and the Stichting Music School Kerkrade to present their final presentation of a unique School Project for youth singers: CantaYoung

The festival CantaRode is international wellknown. CantaRode is a member of the International Choral Festival Network