Wanted: 20 young talented singers (s/a/t/b) with well-developed solo voices.

If you first want to read more about the general ins and outs of the project, have a look here. A preliminary schedule, you can find at the end of this page.

Who can participate?

Meesters&Gezellen is a project for young, talented singers with well-developed solo voices (s/a/t/b), studying at, or recently graduated from a conservatory, and singers of a comparable level.

Would you like to participate? Follow the three steps below, 24. November 2019 latest.

Step 1. Please record following:

  • a Lied or aria (preferably by Bach or Mozart) of your own choice;
  • vocalises (download here);
  • a selection of Car nos vignes sont en fleur by Ton de Leeuw (download here).

Did you participate before? Although it is not obligatory to submit new recordings, we do recommend that you do so. It helps us evaluate the progress that you have made since.

Step 2. Fill out the application form.

Step 3. Upload your audio files and a short resume (1/2 pp A4) by using this upload link.

We’ll be in touch within 3 working days to confirm your application. Results of the application can be expected 1 December 2019 latest.

Did you not receive a confirmation? Or are you having troubles submitting your files? Do contact us via stichtingtettix [at] gmail [dot] com.

For all other questions about the initiative and the application procedure, please contact Geert Berghs via info [at] tettix [dot] nl or at  +31 (0) 6 2450 3960.


Download a preliminary detailed schedule here.

Monday 13 January – Sunday 19 January 2020
Rehearsals, Conservatory of Amsterdam

Sunday 2 February – Tuesday 4 February 2020
Rehearsals, Conservatory of Amsterdam

Tuesday 4 February – Sunday 9 February 2020
Tuesday 4 February, 20:15 – Concert 1, Conservatory of Amsterdam
Wednesday 5 February, 20:15 – Concert 2, Stevenskerk, Nijmegen
Thursday 6 February, 20:15 – Concert 3, Orgelpark, Amsterdam
Friday 7 February, 20:30 – Concert 4, Grote Kerk, Dalfsen
Saturday 8 February, 15:00 – Concert 5, Catharinakerk, Eindhoven
Saturday 8 February, 20:15 – Concert 6, Conservatory of Maastricht
Sunday 9 February, 15:00 – Concert 7, Sint Jacobskerk, Vlissingen

Please note: where needed (if staying over at friends and family is not possible) we will assist in finding a place to stay if travel distances from your Dutch base to rehearsals and concerts are too long.