living the experience of singing on stage

Anna An, coach

Russian Pianist was born in Moskau. Graduated her education in her hometown and in Vienna. Since 2011 she lives and works in Vienna as a chamber pianist, accompanist of a vocal recitals, workshops, competitions and opera projects.


The South African born director and choreographer has staged and choreographed more than 60 operas, operettas, dance performances and musicals internationally. Having completed his training as classical dancer as well as attaining the Master of Music degree, he initially started a career as ballet soloist in companies in South Africa, Germany and Italy. He is presently the House Director of the Lehár Festival in Bad Ischl, as well as the Artistic Director of the theatrical youth project “Etterepo” in Bad Ischl.

As of 2017, he will be the House Director for the opera house in Baden.

anna sushon, conductor

Israeli conductor, coached and conducted around 100 operas, among the contemporary pieces, russian music and from classical repertoire. Currently she works at Vienna Satate Opera, Wiener Festwochen and Neue Oper Wien

sylvia saavedra-edelmann, projektleiterin

Passionated singing teacher, co-founder of ottoedelmannsociety (2006),also teaches auditioning, self-management and organizes plusopera productions


Daniel Strahilevitz

has been performing pianorecitals, Piano duo, Liederabend and chamber music concerts around the world. In addition,Opera coach and Lied pianist, Daniel is the assistant of David Ahronson  and has been the official repetitor of the Leistung und Performance Vocal Academy and Vienna-Tel Aviv Vocal Connection Opera workshop.

Daniel has a postgraduate degree from the Hanns Eisler Hochschule für Musik in Berlin.