Follow NEUEN STIMMEN’s bright young opera talents.

On Saturday, October 22nd, NEUE STIMMEN’s 11th Master Class got underway with thirteen talented young opera singers working to improve their vocal performance and stage presence with internationally renowned artists and coaches. This year, for the first time ever, opera enthusiasts can follow developments live with this year’s Master Class!

Vogelperspektive auf ein Rettungsboot voll mit Flüchtlingen und einem Hubschrauber im Mittelmeer.


Refugees in Italy: Europe holds the key

Boats sink, people drown or escape death at the last minute after a dramatic rescue operation. That scenario continues to be a tragic everyday occurrence on Europe's perimeter, or more precisely: on the islands of Lampedusa and Sicily. The refugees who do manage to reach Italy's shores often face an uncertain future. Not only must southern Europeans reform their immigration policies, they also require additional assistance from the EU. read more

Visitors walk around the glass dome of the Reichstag building in Berlin, seat of the German parliament, the Bundestag.


Is Germany prepared to take the center stage in international affairs?

Our publication "Newpolitik" shall help policymakers in the US and the EU to better understand the rationale of Germany's policy decisions. read more

Ein hellhäutiger Ingenieur erklärt einem dunkelhäutigen Auszubildenden die Bedienung einer Maschine in einer Fabrik.


Integrating refugees into the labor market: No cure-all in sight

There are many different tools being used in Europe in order to help refugees find jobs. None, however, has been a surefire approach so far. read more

NEUE STIMMEN Master Class 2016

Online or offline – Come visit us at our Open Master Classes

We’ve invited thirteen young opera talents to Gütersloh for a week (Oct. 22-29), where they will work on their vocal performance and careers with international opera experts and artists. New this year: you can experience it all live! read more