German Diction & Speaking Lieder Lyrics
Ms. Radtke holds degrees in speech therapy from Ludwig-Maximilian U (Munich) and in logo/psychotherapy from Süddeutsches Institut für Logotherapie u. Existenzanalyse (Munich). She was a Lecturer for Diction and Vocal Health at Hildesheim U (Germany) and maintained a practice in speech therapy. Since 1987, she has been a German diction coach for singers at Stadttheater Hildesheim (Germany) coaching opera, operetta, Lieder and concert repertoire. Her specialty is pure high German and she has an extensive knowledge of opera libretti and Lieder. Ms. Radtke does worldwide German diction coaching for any German repertoire via Skype or phone. She has coached German Diction and prepared singers for concerts at AIMS since 2004. Ms. Radtke is also the author of the booklets “Diction with Conviction” and “An Approach to the Poetry of German Lieder for the Non-native Speaker”.
Ms. Radtke also provides Latin diction coaching for sacred orchestra concerts.