Conductors meet the jury

During CantaRode 2019 a workshop ‘Conductors meet the jury’ will take place. Conductors and others who are responsible for choirs can discuss the current situation and the future developments in the international choral world and more specific the performances at the CantaRode contest with the members of the jury.



  • The jury members of CantaRode 2019:
    • Brady R. Allred – USA (chairman)
    • Luc Anthonis – Belgium
    • John Damsma – Netherlands
    • Volker Hempfling – Germany
    • Bernie Sherlock – Ireland
  • Conductors of the participating choirs.
  • All conductors who are interested.
  • Board members of Dutch and international choral organisations
  • Board members and volunteers of the CantaRode foundation

Sunday June 2, 2019 (13.30 – 15.30 hr)

Rolduc Conference Centre, Kerkrade 

Chairman of the meeting
Jeroen Schrijner (Director Zürcher Singakademie – CH)

13.15 Reception of participants
13.30 Opening by Mr. Jeroen Schrijner
13.35 All jury members present their vision on current developments in the international choral world and discussion
14.30 Conclusions and closing by the chairman of the meeting Mr. Jeroen Schrijner
14.35 One to one conversations of jury members with conductors (5 rounds of 10 minutes)
15.30 End

The conference language will be English (translation in German as required). 

Participation fee
Participation is free.

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