This specialized and unique program is for a small number of talented young accompanists and vocal coaches interested in the Italian 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: July 2 – 12 – July 12 – 26
PRICE: No tuition, housing provided, four positions available, other pianists welcome as instrumentalists.
Our program this year consists specifically in studying:
Gianni Schicchi by G. Puccini
The Old Maid and the Thief by G. Menotti
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.
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