EmmanuŽl Pleijers studied church music, choral-
and orchestral conducting at the
Royal-Academy of Music in Liege.
He has trained several choirs for the Limburg
the Great Broadcasting
omroepkoor) and the
Maastricht-school of Music,
the following choral works:
and Barbe Bleu by Offenbach.
He trained the Broadcasting Chorus to perform:
(Jaap van Zweden),
Royal Opera of Wallonia he assisted Patrik
and Don Pasquale.
He was chorus master at
Opera Zuid and trained
the choir for
L' amour des trois
Oranges, Don Giovanni,
Cavalleria Rusticana and Pagliacci,
Die EntfŁhrung aus dem Serail, Cosi fan
Tutte, Carmen and
Macbeth, as well as being assistant to Jun'Ichi Hirokami.
At the Opera Comique in Maastricht he conducted
by Louis Ganne
and Les Cloches des Corneville by Robert Planquette.
At the Mozart Festival in Heerlen (2000) he
conducted a concert(opera)
oratorio Samson by Hšndel.
At the Euriade Festival 2001 he conducted La tragťdie de Carmen
of Marius Constant.
He taught choral conducting at the SNK in Utrecht
and at the
He was also a member of the NSGV,where he was promoting the
importance of church music.
He is the conductor of the
Sittards Mannenkoor "Si-tard",
Koninklijk Mannenkoor Cecilia 1837 uit Vaals,
as well as some other choirs.