The Kammerchor Stuttgart was founded by Frieder Bernius and he has achieved herewith an international reputation for its individual sonority and the style of singing, especially with romantic choir music. The Kammerchor Stuttgart counts as one of the leading ensembles of its kind. Shortly after its launch, the ensemble already was internationally successful: In 1970 and 1971 it won European choir competitions and in 1982 the Kammerchor Stuttgart won 1st prize in the First German Choral Competition. Subsequently, this choir was invited to all the major German and European festivals.
The Kammerchor’s repertoire reaches from the 17th until the 21st century. Frieder Bernius and his ensemble have rendered outstanding services to New Music many times. In 1987 and 1996 the International Federation for Choral Music invited the ensemble to the 1st , 4th and 10th World Symposium on Choral Music to Vienna, Sydney and Seoul. Invitations to tour North America (1989, 1992, 2004, 2012) Asia (1988, 1996, 2002, 2006, 2008, 2012, 2014 and 2015) and South America (2010) affirm the reputation of the Kammerchor Stuttgart. Since 1984, the choir also performs regularly in Israel.