assistant chorus master
AD BROEKSTEEG studied piano, and choir and orchestra conducting. He coaches and accompanies vocalists in preparing for and performing opera, oratorio and song repertoire, and has wide experience as a church organist and continuo player.
As a conductor, he has led performances of big works for orchestra, choir and soloists, as well as various staged and concertante operas by Verdi, Puccini, Bellini and Mascagni. Broeksteeg is a regular rehearsal director with Brabant Koor, Opera Vlaanderen, Opera Zuid and the IVC ’s-Hertogenbosch and guest conductor with Brabant Koor and Nederlands Concertkoor. He is the conductor and artistic director of the chamber choir VOX, rehearsal director with Kempenkoor and accompanist with the opera and operetta ensemble LOL (Laat Operette Leven), which performs both in the Netherlands and abroad. Since 2015, he has been an assistant chorus master with the Dutch National Opera Chorus, and in this capacity has worked on rehearsals for many big chorus productions, including Khovanshchina, Prince Igor, Das Flos der Medusa, Girls of the Golden West, Oedipe and Pelléas et Mélisande