Breathtaking concert!

After an intense week for the participants in this year's Birgit Nilsson Masterclass, they gave a closing concert on Thursday evening in front of an enthusiastic audience at the Birgit Nilsson hall at Ravinen, Båstad. After introductory words by Birgit Nilsson Society's chairman Claes Remminger, six singers - Ola Heinpalu, Isabella Lindström, Antonia Neld, Caroline Ottecan, Jessica Faselt and Hugo Paulsson Stove - performed a varied program of both romances and opera arias, from Werle to Sibelius, Richard Strauss to…

Breathtaking concert!

2022 year’s Master Class participants

On 8 - 11 August 2022, Birgit Nilsson Master Class will be arranged for singers. Court singer  Hillevi Martinpelto will lead the education in cooperation with pianist  Elisabeth Boström and assisting pianist  Jacob Lidåkra.  This year's Master Class is carried out with the support of Annika and Gabriel Urwitz Foundation, Helge Ax:son Johnson Foundation. A big and warm thank you! More information about the Birgit Nilsson Days 2022, program & tickets can be found here Participants 2022 We are pleased…

2022 year’s Master Class participants

The court singer Hillevi Martinpelto leads this year’s Master Class at Birgit Nilsson Museum

Soprano Hillevi Martinpelto debuted at the Royal Opera in Stockholm as Cio Cio San in Madame Butterfly and has since performed on most of the world's leading opera and concert hall stages, for example in Berlin, Munich, Cologne, Dresden, Leipzig, Salzburg, Vienna, Milan, Florence, Rome, Amsterdam, Brussels, Edinburgh, London (where she participated in 8 Proms at the Royal Albert Hall), Glyndebourne, New York, Los Angeles, Cleveland, Tokyo and Hong Kong. She has worked with conductors such as Sir John Eliot…

The court singer Hillevi Martinpelto leads this year’s Master Class at Birgit Nilsson Museum

How to apply for Birgit Nilsson Master Class

Application forBIRGIT NILSSON MASTER CLASSat the Birgit Nilsson Concerthall, Kulturhuset Ravinen7 – 11 August 2022 In connection with the Birgit Nilsson Days 2022 a Birgit Nilsson Master Class for singers will be held on 7 – 11 August with the Swedish Court singer Hillevi Martinpelto in collaboration with pianist Elisabeth Boström and assisting pianist Jacob Lidåkra. The tuition will focus on opera arias and romances and end with a closing concert at the Birgit Nilsson Concerthall, Kulturhuset Ravinen, on 11…

How to apply for Birgit Nilsson Master Class

2021 year’s Master Class participants

From 8 - 12 August the annual Birgit Nilsson Master Class will take place at the Museum. Court singer Miah Persson leads four days of coaching together with pianist, Elisabeth Boström, and assistant pianist, Jacob Lidåkra. Eight talented young singers have been selected and invited to participate. Read more about this year's participants here

2021 year’s Master Class participants