„Sigma” Female Vocal Ensemble of the Department of Conducting, Jazz and Music Education of the Feliks Nowowiejski Academy of Music

Female vocal ensemble named SIGMA is composed of ten students and graduates of the Feliks Nowowiejski Academy of Music in Bydgoszcz. They started in October 2012, building their repertoire on modern Renaissance music.
Since October 2013, SIGMA has been working at the Department of Conducting, Jazz and Music Education at the Academy.
They have given concerts in the Pomorska Philharmony, Artus Court and the Lubostroń Palace and also, despite quite short existence, achieved a number of awards at national choral competitions.
Their achievements are:
– Grand Prix at the 7th edition of the Grzegorz Gerwazy Gorczycki International Choral Encounters in Chełmno (2013),
– First Prize in chamber ensembles category and a special award for the best rendition of a sacred music piece in the Kashubian language at the 25th edition of the Father Ormiński International Festival of Sacred Music in Rumia (2013),
– First Place at the 2nd All-Poland Choral Competition named after St. John Bosko in Aleksandrów Kujawski (2013),
– Third Place at the All-Poland Choir Tournament Legnica Cantat (2014),
– First Place at the 6th All-Poland Choral Competition Ars Liturgica (2014),
– Grand Prix at the 26th edition of the Father Ormiński International Festival of Sacred Music in Rumia (2014),
– Grand Prix at the 7th All-Poland Passion Music Choral Competition in Bydgoszcz (2015),
– First Place at the All-Poland Choir Tournament Legnica Cantat (2015).