As part of this one-week Masterclass, the singers who are most deserving of support are given the opportunity work under the instruction of international artists to improve their vocal performance, musical expression, song interpretation, stage presence and other musical skills such as self-management, networking and interview training.
October 26 - October 31, 2020
During the International Masterclass of NEUE STIMMEN experts with years of experience work with nominated singers on their skills.
The participants of the Masterclass are being nominated by the jury during the final round of the singing competition.
Therefore, your application for the competition is also a chance for being part of the Masterclass. It is not possible to apply directly for the Masterclass
The jury may also recommend outstanding talents from the pre-selections directly for the Masterclass, even if they have not been invited to the final round in Gütersloh.
October 31, 2020
The Masterclasses traditionally end with a final concert in the foyer of the Bertelsmann Stiftung before an audience of 350 guests, including representatives of the cultural sphere, business and society at large.
The NEUE STIMMEN (New Voices) Master Class traditionally culminates in a final concert in the Bertelsmann Stiftung foyer in front of 350 specially invited guests from the cultural sphere, the business world and society. This gives singers the opportunity to present their skills before an audience under realistic performance conditions.
The 12th international Masterclass took place in Gütersloh from October 18 to 27, 2018.