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 Applied Voice Physiology for Classical Singers and singing teachers


What would you like to improve? What goals do you have?

  • Confidence in a (singing) voice that is ready to be called up at any time and "does" exactly what you want it to do
  • Precision, control and confidence when singing
  • Making singing easier by reducing effort and avoiding fatigue
  • Expanding the tonal range
  • Expanding the volume scale
  • Greater expressive range by expanding the spectrum of timbres
  • Answers to vocal technical questions
  • Learning to solve vocal technical problems
  • New impulses and greater confidence for singing lessons

What does this course want?

  • Physiology easily explained, quickly understood, and incorporated into one's own singing processes.
  • Technique course with an emphasis on individual work on vocal technique with a view to implementation in literature
  • The focus of the work is on basic and/or current individual singing "problems" and on vocal technical solutions for singing interpretation


  • "Problem" passages from the vocal literature currently being worked on/sung.


Petra Lang, voice                                  Adrian Baianu, piano/vocal-coaching

This course is intended for:

  • Professional singers, advanced voice students and voice teachers.
  • max. 8 participants
  • BDG members: 12  education points per course

Each participant receives :

  • 40 minutes individual coaching with Petra Lang and Adrian Baianu
  • 70 minutes master class with Petra Lang
  • 70 minutes of individual coaching with Adrian Baianu
  • Focus lecture on a course-specific voice physiology topic
  • Listening to the entire course at the sessions of Adrian Baianu and Petra Lang
  • Free participation in the online lectures "Applied Voice Physiology for Classical Singers, Pianists and Conductors"


Friday, 16:00-21.00


Welcome session and first coaching with Petra Lang and Adrian Baianu

Saturday, 10:00-19:00



Masterclass with Petra Lang



Vocal-Coaching with Adrian Baianu


Presentation of the work of the day and/or Coaching with Petra Lang and Adrian Baianu

Sunday, 10:00-18:00


Lecture: "Applied Voice Physiology" and Q&A session


Masterclass with Petra Lang


Vocal-Coaching with Adrian Baianu


Final session

Course location:
64390 Erzhausen, Germany
Singers, voice teachers € 320.-
voice students  €220.-

Confirmation of participation will be made according to the order of registration.
The course fee is due after invoicing at the beginning of the course.

Adrian Baianu, Piano,Vocal-Coach

After graduating from high school, studied music in Munich (piano with Gottfried Hefele, Lied with Erik Werba, Helmut Deutsch, Norman Shetler and Siegfried Mauser), musicology, theater studies and Italian philology at the Ludwig Maximilian University and the Mozarteum in Salzburg. 

Adrian Baianu works as a répétiteur and accompanist with Susan Anthony, Wolfgang Brendel, Albert Dohmen, Wolfgang Koch, Petra Lang, Regula Mühlemann, Noemi Nadelmann, Tareq Nazmi, Andreas Schmidt, Petra-Maria Schnitzer, Wolfgang Schwaiger, Wolfgang Schwaninger, Cheryl Studer, Falk Struckmann, Juha Uusitalo, Michael Volle, Okka von der Damerau, Edith Wiens and Elena Zaremba, among others.
Recitals in Berlin (Komische Oper), Bern, Grand Theatre de Geneve, Krakow, Wigmore-Hall and St. Lukes London, Leipzig (Gewandhaus), Monte Carlo, Munich (Prinzregententheater), Savonlinna (Opera Festival), Strasbourg, Stuttgart, Valencia (Palau de les Artes and Palau de la Musica), Zurich, La Monnaie, Brussels, Strasbourg, Tokyo Spring Festival and at the Strauss-Festival Garmisch-Partenkirchen.
CD's: Lieder by Enjott Schneider for Wergo/Schott, Lieder by Franz Schreker for Arte Nova/BMG, Lieder by Engelbert Humperdinck for EDA, Brahms' "Schöne Magelone" for Brillant Classics, Dirigenten - Lieder und Lieder im Volkston for Oehms-Classics.

1994-2006 Lectureship at the Musikhochschule München for Korrepetition
since 2004 Vocal Coach for opera singers
2008/2012 Master classes in London and Münster
2013 Master class for Wagner singing at the Bayreuth Festival
2015 Masterclass for the Opera Studio Cologne
2014/15 Master Classes St. Goar
2018 Masterclass for the Swiss Richard Wagner Society