The International Lyric Academy is celebrating 29 years of success by partnering with Opera Carolina. In 2023, the ILA will offer the opportunity for the Musical Theater Concert Program to participate in the program either in Charlotte, USA or in Vicenza, Italy. They can also take advantage of the special bundled discounts and participate in the program in both countries.
This specialized and unique program is for a small number of talented young accompanists and vocal coaches interested in the Italian and French operatic repertoire. The students will also have opportunities to perform in our many Florilegium, Grand Gala recitals and opera scenes.
AUDITION REPERTOIRE: Pianists: A solo work demonstrating your technical and musical development or a collaborative performance with a singer (operatic aria or art song) Apply Now
POSITIONS AVAILABLE: 10
PROGRAM DATES: Charlotte (North Carolina), June 19 – July 9 / Vicenza (Italy), July 10 – 23
PRICE: No tuition, housing provided, 10 positions available, other pianists welcome as instrumentalists.
Our program this year consists specifically in studying:
Le Nozze di Figaro by W. A. Mozart
Les Contes d’ Hoffmann by J. Offenbach
Opera scenes Program: THE MAGIC FLIUTE, LA TRAVIATA, RIGOLETTO, LA BOHEME, DON GIOVANNI, LE NOZZE DI FIGARO, L’ELISIR D’AMORE, COSI’ FAN TUTTE
At the end of the course, the pianists will be ready to execute these operas, prepare the singers and participate in ILA concerts, recitals, rehearsals, opera concerts and chamber music.
All participants pay their own travel, meals and insurance.
To review information about all our programs, please click the corresponding link on the menu above.