Calling All International Participants

The Muslim Choral Ensemble is pleased to announce the Inaugural residency of the World Muslim Choral Ensemble (WMCE) will now be held from 17 to 24 July 2022 in Sri Lanka.

We express our thanks for your patience as we continue to navigate through ongoing pandemic situations. Even though these circumstances continue to remain a cause for concern in some countries more than others, we intend to find feasible ways to move forward, and to conduct the event with due consideration to the prevailing health and safety regulations in Sri Lanka as well as globally, ensuring the well-being and security of participating nations.

If you are a singer or musician, whether Muslim or non-Muslim, interested in being a part of this landmark initiative, we request you to send in your application in accordance with the requirements mentioned in the form found on our website for further details.

We look forward to your invaluable support and hope that together we will create this platform for peace-building and shared humanity.

Voices for Peace

27 Feb, 2022 | Shangri-La, Sri Lanka

Experience the unifying power of music with a series of moving performances that will inspire hope, peace and solidarity.


Buddhist Ensemble
Directed by Manoj Sujeewa

Hindu Ensemble
Directed by Soundarie David Rodrigo

St. Joseph's Choir
Directed by Francis D Almeida

The Muslim Choral Ensemble of Sri Lanka
Directed by Manoj Sujeewa and coordinated by Haadia Galely

Guest Artists

Dumi Fernado | Davina & Suren De Kauwe | Ridma Weerawardena | Shenuk Wijesinghe & Ian Ranasinghe | Chrisantha De Silva

Guest Conductor

Dr. Andre de Quandros (Professor - Boston University)