Tidligere kursus 2016

North Sea Vocal Academy in Denmark: SINGERS INSTRUMENT (Course two)


  • Voice Teacher Kirsten Buhl Møller,
  • Vocal coach Richard Hetherington and 
  • Movement specialist for singers Mandy Dementriou

Voice Teacher Kirsten Buhl Møller

Kirsten Buhl Møller first studied at the Royal Danish Academy of Music and at the Opera Academy in Copenhagen and then pursued further studies in London with Thomas Hemsley and in New York with Oren Brown. After graduating from the Opera Academy she has sung many different operatic roles of which Cherubino, Dorabella, Cenerentola, Orlovsky and Nicklaus are especially renowned. Kirsten was appointed as a Professor and Head of the Department for singing in 1996 at the Royal Danish Academy of Music. She has given many Master Classes and courses and has taught a great number of Scandinavia’s professional singers. 

Vocal coach Richard Hetherington

Richard Hetherington is a member of the permanent music staff at The Royal Opera. He works closely with Pappano at ROH and enjoyed a special association with the late Richard Hickox. Hetherington has worked with preeminent opera houses and festivals in the world. He has assisted many leading conductors and has played continuo with the Royal Opera orchestra, the Mahler Chamber Orchestra and the Vienna Philharmonic. For The Royal Opera, he has conducted performances of ‘La Sonnambula’ and ‘Le Nozze di Figaro’.

Richard has performed with the world’s greatest singers including Renée Fleming, John Tomlinson, Eva-Maria Westbroek, Juan Diego Flórez, Marina Poplavskaya, Mark Padmore and Stefan Vinke. His performances are regularly broadcast on Radio 3. He is Artistic and Music Director of The COR (Concert Opera Recital).

Movement specialist for singers Mandy Dementriou

Mandy Demetriou is originally from Zimbabwe and has worked as a dancer, choreographer, teacher and performer in a wide variety of styles and methods. Her passion is dance and movement and she works with dancers, actors, singers and musicians. Her work has been informed by the techniques of Classical Ballet, Jazz Dance – Matt Mattox style, Laban Technique, Alexander Technique, Pilates, Ballroom Dance, Flamenco. Feldenkrais technique, yoga and many other styles of dance and movement based techniques.

Her work in movement for singers is however, a specialist area in which she has been particularly interested as it requires a deep understanding of the voice, the singer and what they need to enable them to sing and also show emotions and thoughts in their movement.

Mandy has worked as Movement Director / choreographer at Royal Opera House, Holland Park, English National Opera, Opera North and British Youth Opera of which she also sits on the Artistic Committee. She has also worked for the Royal Shakespeare Theatre’s education project, a Shakespearean masque at Queens College Cambridge and for stage on The Madras House (Lyric Hammersmith), Woman Who Cooked Her Husband (Nottingham Playhouse), Pepys (Good Compa- ny).

Programme 23. - 30. July

Saturday: Arrival
Settle in at the School from 3 PM.
Afternoon: Welcome and presentation
Evening: Dinner
Mornings: Group movement class and individual lessons
Afternoons: individual lessons
Morning: Group movent class and individual lessons
Afternoon: Concert rehearsal and concert.
Saturday: Departure after breakfast


Accommodation at Den Danske Scenekunstskole, Odsherred which is situated in Annebergparken with views over the bay of Nykøbing Sjælland. Every participant has her/his own room, however, bathrooms are shared.


DKK. 6.950,00 (€ 930,00)
The price includes tuition, accommodation and all meals.

To enrol, a deposit of DKK. 1.000,00 must be paid. An invoice will be sent after approval.

The remaining balance is due for payment latest 15th of May 2016.
Please note: Enrolment is binding and the deposit non-refundable.

North Sea Vocal Academy in Denmark

The courses at the North Sea Vocal Academy are very intensive. The singers get daily individual singing lessons, vocal coaching, individual and group movement sessions. The accompanists get daily individual tuition with the vocal coach and coaching from singing teachers along with accompaniment of the singers.

Click here for an overview of the four different courses you can choose between this year.




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