Conductors meet the jury


During ‘Conductors meet the Jury’, conductors and choir managers can talk to the professional jury members of CantaRode, representatives of Koornetwerk Nederland and the VNK – Limburg.

Music school Kerkrade (SMK), Verdipassage 2, 6461 DS Kerkrade

Sunday May 21, 2023  9:30 – 11:15 hrs

There will be a discussion about the current situation and future developments in the international choral world and evaluate the CantaRode festival 2023. The conductors of the participating choirs also receive feedback from the jury members in individual interviews.

The jury members of CantaRode 2023:
Luc Anthonis, België – chairman of the international Jury
Maria Guinand – Venezuela
Brady R. Allred – USA
Reijo Kekkonen – Finland
Ambrož Čopi – Slovenië

Conductors of the participating choirs.
All conductors who are interested.
Board members and volunteers of the CantaRode foundation

Chairman of the meeting
Jeroen Schrijner

9:30 hrs Opening by Jeroen Schrijner
9:35 hrs All jury members present their vision on current developments in the international choral world
and discussion
Evaluation CantaRode 2023 by the participating choirs
10:15 hrs  Conclusions and closing by the chairman of the meeting
10:20 hrs Private talks of jury members with conductors (5 rounds of 10 minutes)
11:15 hrs  End

The conference language will be Dutch and English (translation in German as required).Participation is free.

Please sign up for participation via an e-mail to: