A Kaleidoscope of Vocal Pedagogy - June 8, 2019 Berlin

Apr 20, 2018

This one-day Mini-conference is the start-off of the NATS Transatlantic Pedagogy Trip to celebrate their 75. Anniversary.  It’s a great opportunity to share thoughts on the way forward for singing education on both sides of the Atlantic.


A cooperation between BDG and NATS (National Association of Teachers of Singing)




Saturday, June 8, 2019 


10:00 AM -17:30 PM (Registration 9:30-10:00 AM)


Galakutschensaal I (GKS I) Hochschule für Musik Hanns Eisler, Neuer Marstall Schlossplatz 7, 10178 Berlin


€60 (including lunch in the midday break)


Prof. Eleanor Forbes, email: stimme@vox-clara.de


May 11, 2019


Evening Buffet €35 (Arcotel John F, Werderscher Markt 11, 10117 Berlin)

Programme on June 8th

  • Dr. med. PD Philipp Caffier - Current Research Projects at the Charité University Hospital
  • Prof. Esther Kaiser - Teaching Improvisation
  • Dr. Susan Yarnall-Monks - Talking Shop (world cafe style small group discussions)
  • Prof. Marilyn Schmiege - Qigong: What’s in it for me and my students?
  • Dr. Barbara Hoos de Jokisch - A Kaleidoscope of Vocal Pedagogy
  • Prof. Eleanor Forbes (Mod.) - Panel discussion
  • Plus 3x15 min. papers from BDG members and 3x15 min. papers from NATS members


Please note

Please note that Registration before May 11, 2019 is necessary. 

Your reservation will be definite with payment of the Mini-conference fee of €60 and, if applicable, Fee for the evening buffet (€35):




Deutsche Bank Osnabrück

IBAN: DE68 2657 0024 0016 5811 00


VERWENDUNGSZWECK:  NATS 2019-08-06 Name, Vorname BDG (or EVTA+Country)


BDG and EVTA members (spouses, friends, partners) are also welcome to join the NATS group for the entire (English-language) tour from June 7-18, 2019.