This year's Masterclass has officially begun.
12 singers from 11 nations have come to Gütersloh to participate in the International Masterclass of the NEUE STIMMEN. An intensive week of work awaits them here. Until October 29, the young talents from all over the world will receive individually tailored coaching in areas such as stage presence, performance psychology and media training. Experts from the NEUE STIMMEN network will give them valuable tips for career planning. This year's coaches are: internationally acclaimed soprano Annette Dasch, body and vocal coach John Norris, Dr. Ralph Strehle, director of a program for young singers in Italy, and well-known cultural journalist, presenter and classical music expert Axel Brüggemann. The Masterclass week will be crowned with a concluding concert in the foyer of the Bertelsmann Stiftung. There, the singers can present themselves and their skills to personalities from the worlds of business, culture and society, as well as to the media.