Giravoce Singing Academy

Giravoce Opera Summer School organizes an intensive role training course from 23-29 July 2018 at the Landesmusikakademie Heek in Germany. The Landesmusikakademie provides excellent facilities.

We offer an intensive opera program. You will work with internationally renowned and experienced singing teachers, stage director, conductor and pianists.

Hans Nieuwenhuis: stage director
Amand Hekkers tenor & Claudia Patacca soprano: professors of voice
Hans Schellevis: conductor, pianist and bel canto specialist
Wouter Munsterman: pianist

The course fee:
€900*,- This fee includes: all lessons and coachings, classes and performances, accommodation for 6 nights, breakfast, lunch and diner.
* This fee is based on a double room for two students. In case you prefer a single room, we charge an additional 90 euros for the 6 nights
*If you prefer to arrive one day earlier and/or depart one day later we can book you an extra night at your own costs.
*We will end the opera summer school with a concert on July 29th at 15.00H
*Check in time: July 23th at 12.00H. The program will start at 14.30H

To subscibe please send an e-mail to and let us know which opera role you prefer to work on.

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Together with my colleague tenor Amand Hekkers, I organize masterclasses through Giravoce Singing Academy.

Are you an amateur singer, conservatory student, or professional singer who loves operetta? Then sign up for this masterclass on Saturday, February 4th, 2017 via

Learn to sing your favorite operetta arias even better under the guidance of two teachers who both have a lot of experience in the operetta field.

Piano: Wouter Munsterman

*Theater De Krocht, Grote Krocht 41 in Zandvoort
*Van 10.00 tot 17.00 masterclass door Amand Hekkers & Claudia Patacca
*Om 20.00 uur wordt de dag afgesloten met een openbaar Concert

Kosten deelname :
150,- p.p (ex BTW)

Audience is welcome during the masterclass and concert:
*passpartout whole day: 30,-
*per dagdeel: 10,- (

20,- voor de hele dag, ex concert)
*just concert: 15,-