All Special Lectures will feature performances by the world-renown, award-winning Gracias Choir.
Gracias in Spanish means thank you. The music of the Gracias Choir has the special power to chime people’s hearts.
The Gracias Choir performs in over 20 countries every year from the remotest places in Africa or the Caribbean to the United States and Europe in order to bring comfort and dreams to the youth of the world and those who are living inside of difficulties and despair.
- 2009 Grand Prize at Jeju International Choir Competition
- 2010 Grand Prize at Busan International Choir Competition
- 2014 First Prize at Montreux Choral Festival in Switzerland
- 2014 Grand Prize at the 13th Concorso Corale Internazionale Riva del Garda in Italy
- 2015 The First Prize at the 14th Marktoberdorf Choral Competition in Germany