WHAT-WHERE and HOW of job hunting and auditioning for young singers. Containing lectures and audition simulating practise, individual consultation and group sessions to answer your questions and build a strategy for a successful career.

Short content of LECTURES:
– Global work situation, entrepreneurship contra being employed;
– different jobs as soloists or choir.
– Contracts
– Fach definitions
– Audition types
– Repertoire choises
– Pr, demo, CV materials
– Building a career, agents, competitions
– How to find auditions?
– Personal consultations (the timetable depends on amount of participants)
– Singing, good repertoire practise and choises, presentation
– How to dress etc

Workshop 1: March – 2 and 3 (we will meet at 12.00 on the 2nd of March)
Workshop 2: April – 6 and 7
Workshop 3: May – 4 and 5 (ending with an audition for agents).

An artists success does not depend on talent alone. Today´s singers will have to respond to the growing demands of world music Industry. This is why Margareta Brandt have created YAM, young artist mission with career consulting, live internet auditions, and cyber teaching.

  • Margareta’s MISSION is to create an individual strategy to forward an artist´s
    international career.

  • Margareta’s GOAL is to help young artists fulfill their potential and find their place in the
    music world.

  • Margareta’s VISION is to light the path for living art.

And depending on your needs something more (Fach´s, the timetable of different auditions etc)

The fee: 150€

The fee consists of 3 weekends of secutive sessions.

(bank transfer 28.02 a/a EE037700771003227591 AS LHV Pank, Music further training center NGO,  “Masterclass”).

Info;  tel: +372 5690 5357
The course will be hold in Südalinna School, Liivalaia tn 23, Tallinn


Doctor of Music, Opera singer, Voice pedagogue Leading lecturer of Career Skills and Audition preparation at the Sibelius-Academy of the University of Arts, Helsinki. She studied both singing and violin performance at the Sibelius-Academy in Helsinki. Her early success in international singing competitions in Geneva and Moscow lead to invitations from Europe´s finest orchestras and conductors. Her repertoire covers over 60 major works with orchestra from Beethoven to Luigi Nono. Margareta´s lied-repertoire consists of nearly 2000 art songs among which 24 full song cycles. With different famous pianists she has had recitals on international concert stages including the New York Carnegie and Kliburn Hall, the Casals Hall in Tokyo and the Barbican Center in London etc. Since her operatic debut at the Finnish National Opera in the title role of Madame Butterfly Margareta has sung in numerous productions of this company (Brünnhilde, Amelia, Salome, Tosca, Donna Anna, Tatyana etc). And a lot of roles of dramatic leading ladies in performances on festivals at the Barbican Center, Aix-en-Provence, Savonlinna etc.