COVID-19 risk assessment for voice teachers and coaches

May 4, 2020

We are putting this important paper on our website that had been translated from German to English with the help of Prof. Marilyn Schmiege of BDG and Scott Swope in the USA. It is not an encouraging document to quickly start individual lessons or choral rehearsals again. Plexi screens between teacher and student might be a necessity in the first start-up period. It is all the more reason to ask for support for all financially affected artists.


EVTA calls for patience and inventiveness so as not to give up the daily practice and stay creative. Every country is in a different stage of this pandemic and has different regulations and advice with regard to social distancing; our message is


Be informed, assess your situation and trust your instincts!


You can access the document here.