Meesters & Gezellen (Masters & Fellows) is an ambitious concert series with young conservatory students together with members of the Nederlands Kamerkoor and Cappella Amsterdam, the two top-chamber choirs in The Netherlands.The voice groups (sopranos, altos, tenors and basses) are formed by one experienced singer from the Nederlands Kamerkoor or Cappella Amsterdam and five young students. Once a year an ambitious concert programme is rehearsed and performed five times within a few weeks.
Information about the new concert series Meesters & Gezellen season 17/18 will be announced at the start of 2018!
last season’s series of concerts included Immortal Bach by Knut Nystedt and Da Pacem Domine by Arvo Pärt. The project was conducted by Sigvards Klava, chief conductor and artistic director of the world-renowned Latvian Radio Choir.
Meesters & Gezellen is produced with the support of the conservatories in Amsterdam and The Hague, and under the auspices of the Tenso network of professional chamber choirs Europe.