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, 17. November 2020 latest.

Step 1. It would be great if you could send us recordings of:

  • 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 2020 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.


Friday 8 January – Thursday 14 January 2021
Rehearsals, Conservatory of Amsterdam

Monday 1 February – Friday 5 February 2021
Rehearsals, Conservatory of Amsterdam

Wednesday 3 February – Sunday 14 February 2021

  • Wednesday 3  February, Bernard Haitinkzaal Conservatorium Amsterdam
  • Thursday 4 February, Willem Hijstekzaal Conservatorium Maastricht
  • Saturday 6 February, Stevenskerk, Nijmegen
  • Sunday 7 February, Kapel van Domusdela, Eindhoven
  • Thursday 11 February, Orgelpark, Amsterdam
  • Friday 12 February, Grote Kerk, Dalfsen
  • Saturday 13 February, Grote kerk, Coevorden
  • Sunday 14 February, Spieghelkerk, Bussum

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.