Els Bongers

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Els Bongers
Education Sweelinck Conservatory Amsterdam
Occupation Classical soprano

Els Bongers is a Dutch soprano singer active in concert, opera and musical theatre.


Els Bongers studied voice at the Sweelinck Conservatory Amsterdam with Margreet Honig and Jan-Hendrik Rootering, where she received her diploma in 1993. She took master classes with Elly Ameling and Kurt Equiluz.[1]

She took part in the project of Ton Koopman to record the complete vocal works of Johann Sebastian Bach with the Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra & Choir and participated also in the recording of Biber's Requiem (for 15 voices) and Vesperae (for 32 voices). She sang the leading part of Christine in The Phantom of the Opera in Apeldoorn in 1992 and at the VSB Circustheater in 1993.


  1. ^ Els Bongers on Bach Cantatas website

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