About teacher

My name is Egita Gielen (ex. Znutina) and I am a professional singer and vocal teacher. I began my musical studies in Riga, Latvia at the age of 9. 

 

In 2006 I completed studies as a choral conductor and entered Jazeps Vitols Latvian Academy of music in classical singing and teaching department. 

In 2010 I achieved bachelor in classical singing and also a professional qualification as a singing teacher. 

In same year I started my voice studies in Conservatorium Maastricht with prof. Axel Everaert. 

 

In 2014 I finished Master in Classical singing and Master in Opera singing. 

 

During my studies in Riga, Latvia, I have worked as a singing teacher in Vidzemes Jurmalas music and art school, as well teached private students. 

 

Also when I came to Maastricht, during my development as a professional singer, I kept teaching singing.

 

I regularly participate in various courses, masterclasses and festivals, and I have an active performance schedule. 

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