Discover - Nurture - Present

A Network for Success

The stage is set for our young talents

Encouraged and supported by internationally renowned experts, experienced coaches and mentors our singers realize their dream of a vocal future.

NEUE STIMMEN concert in Washington

On December 11, the NEUE STIMMEN prize winners Miriam Albano (2015), Camila Titinger (2015) and Johannes Kammler, (2017), appeared in concert together with the American tenor Jonathan Johnson at the residence of the German Ambassador in Washington, spreading holiday spirit with various opera arias and Christmas songs. They were accompanied by Craig Terry on the piano.

With experience to success

With the NEUE STIMMEN the Bertelsmann Stiftung creates a big opportunity for young vocal talents from all other the world, to realize a future with a singing career. For 30 years, the Competition has served as a springboard and renowned platform for exceptionally talented next-generation singers. It focuses on discovering and supporting the world's best singers, who receive ongoing, long-term assistance not only during the competition, but also through master classes, concerts, seminars and coaching sessions.


Benefit from world wide auditions

NEUE STIMMEN auditions take place in a professional setting. Members of the jury attend in person to seek out emerging talents. Use this to grab attention.


Benefit from our international partner network

NEUE STIMMEN cooperates with opera movers world wide and keeps close contact to important decision takers in the music business.


Benefit from our know-how

NEUE STIMMEN has 30 years of experience. Working with long-term partners - our internationally renowned jury, experienced pianists and coaches - we offer challenging and encouraging advice and support.


Benefit from long term support and encouragement

In addition to master classes and concerts NEUE STIMMEN offers workshops and individual coaching units dealing with career planning and self marketing issues.


Listening to music and wanting to produce it yourself is part of human nature. You can nurture it – and you have to nurture it!
Reinhard Mohn
Founder Bertelsmann Stiftung