Aarhus Vocal Festival
May 30th to June 2nd 2019

Malene Rigtrup

Vocal arranger, conductor, singer and singing-teacher

Malene teaches choir-conducting and vocal-arranging on The Royal Academy of Music in Aarhus and is one of the main-teachers of RAMA Vocal Center in Aalborg. On The Music School of Aarhus she teaches solo-singing and is the conductor of the elite girls-choir Maestra (aged 15-25 years old). Together with Morten Kjær and Ørehænger she has published several books and sheet music about modern vocal music. Malene has done vocal arrangements and workshops for several choir and vocal groups all over Europe. For 11 years she was a singer, arranger and co-conductor of Vocal Line. Malene released in 2012 the EP “Not Later Love” with her own songs and is at the moment working on new songs for another album.

Meet Malene at the Young Voices workshop and when she is teaching us about Phrasing, Timbre and Interpretation