Norbert Meyn

Norbert Meyn studied music and singing in Dresden, Riga and Weimar. He moved to the UK in 1997 to study at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama. Since 2001 Norbert Meyn has been a professor there, and since 2005 also at the Royal College of Music, where he teaches German Lieder classes. He has performed, toured and recorded extensively with ensembles like the New London Consort, European Voices, Le Concert d’Astree, the Choir of the Enlightenment, London Voices and Trinity Baroque. In 2016 he founded Ensemble Émigré which champions the compositions and stories of musicians who emigrated from Germany and Austria in the 1930s and 40s.

Authored by Norbert Meyn:

Ensemble Émigré concert at Austrian Cultural Forum

After four years of performance projects and research about émigré musicians at the Royal College of Music I have teamed up with my colleagues to start a professional ensemble dedicated to their music and legacy. For this performance the wonderful Sigridur Osk will come from Iceland to sing songs from our recording of ENGEL LUND’s…