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, 16. November 2018 * 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 2018 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 18 – Sunday 24 Februari 2019: tutti rehearsals (Amsterdam)
Sunday 3 – Wednesday 6 March 2019: tutti rehearsals (Amsterdam)
Wednesday 6 March – Sunday 10 March 2019: concert tour, part 1.
Thursday 14 – Sunday 17 March 2019: concert tour, part 2.

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.

*) The initial date was 15. November, but via social media 16. November was communicated. Therefore, the deadline has now been set on 16. November.