Malene Rigtrup er en af hovedunderviserne i fagene Rytmisk Korledelse og Vokal Arrangement på afdelingerne i både Aarhus og Aalborg (RAMA Vocal Center). Hun har undervist på Det Jyske Musikkonservatorium siden 2002.

Malene har som vokal-arrangør skrevet musik til en lang række vokalgrupper og kor i hele Europa, heriblandt Rajaton, Vocal Line, Vox11 og Bonner Jazzchor. Hun er desuden tilknyttet forlagene www.musikalspezial.de (Tyskland) og www.chorusonline.com (Holland). Malene har, i samarbejde med Morten Kjær og Ørehænger, udgivet flere undervisningsbøger om kor-metodik samt diverse nodeudgivelser.

Malene har igennem de sidste 15 år lavet utallige workshops for kor og korledere i hele Europa. Hun var i 10 år sanger og co-leder i det banebrydende aarhusianske kor Vocal Line. Som sanger og sangskriver har Malene udgivet ep’en Not Later Love med sine egne kompositioner.

Malene har desuden, siden 2002, været ansat på Aarhus Musikskole som underviser i solo-sang og som dirigent for elite pigekoret Maestra.

www.malenerigtrup.dk

Malene Rigtrup is one of the mail teachers of (Rhythmic) Vocal Leadership and Vocal Arrangements both in the department in Aarhus and in Aalborg (RAMA Vocal Center). She has been a teacher on The Royal Academy of Music since 2002.

As a vocal arranger Malene has written music to several vocal groups and choirs all over Europe, including Rajaton, Vocal Line, Vox11 and Bonner Jazzchor. She has published arrangements on for example www.musikalspezial.de (Germany) and www.chorusonline.com (the Netherlands). Malene has furthermore, together with Morten Kjær and Ørehænger, published books about choir methodology and various books of sheet music.

Malene has during the last 15 years done workshops for choirs and choir leaders all over Europe. She was in 10 years a singer and co-leader of Vocal Line. As a singer and songwriter she has published the EP Not Later Love with her own songs.

Malene has, since 2002, been a teacher on The Music School of Aarhus. Here she teaches in solo-singing and is the conductor of the elite girls choir Maestra.

www.malenerigtrup.dk