National choirs and orchestras

Estonian united boys’ choir Kalev

Conductors Indrek Vijard, Kuldar Schüts

Founded in : 1993

Members: more than 50 boys and men aged 8-25.

Female Choir of Estonian Choral Conductors

Founded in : 1988

Conductor: Elen Ilves

Vocal coach: Egle Veltmann


Members: More than 40 choir conductors and music teachers

Estonian Youth Mixed Choir

Conductor: Silja Uhs

Founded in: 1998

Members: 60 young men and women aged 15-25.

Estonian Children’s Choir ILMALILLED

Conductors Ave Sopp, Vilve Maide

Founded in: 2003

Members: 40 girls aged 10-17

Estonian Youth Wind Orchestra

Conductor: Sirly Illak-Oluvere

Founded in: 1994

Members: More than 50 excellent woodwind, brass and percussion players aged 15-25.

Estonian Conductors Wind Orchestra

Conductors: Bert Langeler, Hando Põldmäe, Ott Kask

Founded in: 1965

Members: 40 wind orchestra and wind band conductors, students and instrument teachers


Estonian National Girls ‘ Choir LEELO

Conductor: Külli Kiivet

Vocal coach: Kädy Plaas-Kala

Founded in: 1996

Members: 40 girls and young women aged 15-25