A multifaceted maestro from Sweden! While teaching at the Royal Academy of Music in Stockholm for 17 years, Robert Sund has led courses for both choral singers and conductors in Scandinavia, Europe, USA, South America, Africa, Asia, and now at Coralua in Trondheim, Norway! He will bring us unique Scandinavian repertoire; it's simply an occasion not to be missed!
If you mention his name to dedicated singers in the Spanish speaking world, their faces will light up and their eyes will sparkle of engagement. Josep Prats is simply an extraordinary conductor! When he leads a choir it seems he is painting on a canvas. In his hometown of Barcelona, Josep Prats conducts several choirs and he is sought after as a guest conductor both domestically and internationally.
Awarded the Norwegian children's choir conductor of 2014, Tove Lundborg is a choir pedagoge from Gjøvik, Norway, having conducted choirs such as Hamar girls' choir, Hamar women's choir, Elverum women choir, Mjøsikale and Storhamar mixed choir, among others. The young singers at Coralua 2016 will have the great opportunity to sing with Tove an exciting Norwegian repertoire! Will you miss that?
SING & SHINE WITH BODY AND SOUL
Originally from Finland, Sanna Valvanne currently lives in New York, where she works as a conductor, instructor and singer songwriter. Her use of creative and holistic methods helps to elicit a real star in each of the participants in her workshops. Both children and adults will be inspired by her energy, and it is guaranteed that the audience will be touched!
This energetic woman is one of the most influential choir conductors in the area of central Norway. She currently conducts the choir Ad Libitum, a renowned mixed choir from Trondheim. She also teaches choral conducting at the NTNU. Bodil Egseth will rehearse a Norwegian song, which will be performed by all the participants at the workshop's concert. We´re really looking forward to this moment!