GEN 2. 20th and 21st- Centuries and Contemporary Vocalities

Full time Module:

  • September 2022 – January 2023


  • February 2023 – May 2023

Open for:

  • Min. 1, max. 2 vocal students
  • Module for students currently studying for a bachelor, master’s or third cycle degree


  • Vocal technique and style coaching in contemporary repertoire.
  • Vocal improvisation and contemporary vocalities.
  • Vocal coaching.
  • Masterclass contemporary repertoire (methodology of scores lecture)
  • Contemporary Chamber Music
  • Public performances and discussion of all requirements of the chosen repertoire.

Full methodology programme about the different approaches to contemporary repertoire and contemporary vocalities. A choice of repertoire according to the student’s needs. Individual teaching with full recognition of the artistic potential and possibilities of each student.

Name(s) of the professor(s) of this module:

  • Marcin Habela, Jeanne Roth, Alexander Mayr (vocal technique and style coaching)
  • Eric Trémoilières (vocal improvisation and contemporary vocalities)
  • Juliette de Banes Gardonne (contemporary vocalities)
  • Nina Uhari (vocal coaching)
  • Luisa Castellani, Juliette de Banes Gardonne(masterclass contemporary repertoire)
  • Guy-Michel Caillat (Contemporary Chamber Music)

Possible extras:

  • Preparation of an entire role from 20th-century or contemporary opera repertoire, Nina Uhari.
  • Grotowski’s Actor Training, Marc Mayoraz.

  • Masterclass and seminars.
  • Professional Practice (career strategy, preparation for auditions and auditions at artistic institutions in Switzerland)


100 hours

Entrance examination: Required repertoire

  • 4 different pieces from the 20th century and Contemporary repertoire

Description of the final examination

  • Progress examination

Total expenses of the EOA module per student and what is included/ excluded in this price:

  • Full time module: free for students in Erasmus Programme (Swiss Mobility Programme)

Communication language: English and French

Module Code : GEN 2
Institution : Geneva
Dates : September, 2022 – January, 2023 OR February, 2023 – March, 2023
Student : Singer
Language : French / English
Activity : Performance / Audition
Module Type : Contemporary vocal performance