Teachers 2018

Gitta-Maria Sjöberg, soprano and singing teacher

Initiator and Artistic Director: Gitta-Maria Sjöberg, Copenhagen, internationally renowned Swedish soprano and singing teacher.

"Gitta-Maria’s exceptional soprano has made her a much appreciated guest performer around the world.  Extraordinarily versatile, she masters lyric as well as highly dramatic parts, imbuing all with complexity and inner life..."

Read more about  Gitta-Maria Sjöberg on her website www.gittamaria.com

Katarina Karnéus, mezzo soprano

""Born in Stockholm, Katarina Karnéus studied at Trinity College of Music in London, and at the National Opera Studio. In 1995 she won the BBC Cardiff Singer of the World Competition.Opera engagements have included The Metropolitan Opera New York, the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Glyndebourne Festival Opera, the Opéra National de Paris, the Deutsche Staatsoper Berlin, the Bayerische Staatsoper Munich, the Netherlands Opera Amsterdam, La Monnaie Brussels, the Geneva Opera and the Frankfurt Opera.

Läs mer om Katarina Karnéus..." http://www.grovesartists.com/artist/katarina-karneus/

Johannes Weisser Baryton and vocal coach
Johannes Weisser has a flourishing international career. Opera engagements have brought him to the Salzburg Festival, Staatsoper Berlin, Teatro Real Madrid, Theater an der Wien, Théâtre de La Monnaie in Brussels, Canadian Opera Company, and many more. His roles include the title role and Leporello in Don Giovanni, Guglielmo in Così fan tutte, the title role in Onegin, Schaunard in La Bohème, Malatesta in Don Pasquale, Mr. Flint in Billy Bud, Don Pizarro in Fidelio, Achilla in Giulio Cesare and Melisso in Alcina.
He is an unusually active concert singer and he regularly appears at many of the world’s most prominent concert venues. He has made more than a dozen CD-recordings, several of them with the conductor René Jacobs.
Read more about Johannes Weisser here

Matti Borg, vocal coach and composer

"Matti Borg, born 1956 in Denmark, has a very comprehensive musical knowledge  - not only through  his work as composer, but also through thorough music-studies at the University and the Academy of Music. He also has an intense activity both as a singer and music-teacher..."

Read more about  Matti Borg on his website www.mattiborg.blogspot.se

Mats Jansson, pianist

Mats Jansson was trained under Professor Hans Leygraf at the conservatories of Hanover, Salzburg and Berlin and has, besides the soloist diploma from the Mozarteum in Salzburg and the Hochschule der Künste in Berlin, also obtained a diploma in Liedinterpretation for pianists at the Mozarteum.

Read more about Mats Jansson at the Academy of Music in Örebro's website www.oru.se/personal/mats_jansson (in Swedish)

Mette Borg, dramaturg

Mette Borg has more than a quarter of a century has trained some of the country's best performing artists - both on stage, on film and those who work behind the scenes. She works at the National Stage Arts Skole og Opera Academy in Copenhagen,  The Danish National School of performing arts where she teaches theater history og dramaturgy / text analysis.

Read more about Mette Borg on www.artebooking.dk/mette-borg