In cooperation with our partners, we set up and provide access to training and continuing education opportunities for young singers to encourage their long-term development and to provide them with support along the way.
Benefit from Experience
To raise awareness for own career goals, we offer workshops and individual coaching sessions as part of the competition.
Our master class is another format to support young talents in their professional development.
What are the experiences of opera singers as they begin their careers? How does the opera business work? What awaits the artistic protagonists during their training and on their career path? Our study answers these questions against the backdrop of a detailed stocktaking, based on statistics and the authors' own surveys. Here, the authors point out future prospects: The focus is on training reforms and scenarios of alternative career options.
The publication can be ordered in German here.
Symposium - Berlin, May 23, 2018
At the NEUE STIMMEN symposium, prominent representatives of the opera industry came together with talented young vocalists and experienced singers to discuss such issues as types of employment, career prospects and future-oriented training for opera singers.
Deutschlandfunk Kultur accompanied us as media partner.
Vocal studies – and then what? In a culture of pop music and sensational events, does opera singing as a vocation still have a future? What kind of vocational training should a conservatory or music academy provide to meet the needs of the future? At the NEUE STIMMEN symposium, we met with talented young vocalists, experienced singers and prominent figures in the opera industry to discuss these and other questions relating to types of employment, career prospects and future-oriented training.