Course Begins

Vocal technique with Mirella Parutto. Two sessions daily of 3 hours each. Each participant will have an individual session of 30-40 minutes daily. Pianist Collaborator Richard Barker.

Bioenergetics with Alessandro Temperani, Psychologist and Psychotherapist ,
Certified Bioenergetic Therapist at the International Institute for Bioenergetic Analysis.
Daily 2 – hour group session.
As well, each participant will have an individual session between June 25 and 26.

Mario Marella, Professor of Science and Sport Technology at the University of Florence. Daily 90-minute sessions of physical training specifically for singers. During the course, biometric parameters and preparation protocols will be created for each student, individually.

Vocal interpretation with Michele Pertusi. Two 3-hour sessions daily. Each participant will have an individual daily session of 30-40 minutes each.
Pianist Collaborators: Simone Savina, Angelo Michele Errico.

Body Movement and interpretation with Alessandra Panzavolta. Trained at Milan’s La Scala and the Royal Academy of Dance in London.
Dancer and choreographer, Panzavolta was the Artistic Director of S.P.I.D.
Dance Academy in Milan, ballet master and assistant at the Rome Opera and Director of Ballet at San Carlo in Naples.

Lessons in technique and interpretation of chamber music and opera
with Lucio Gallo, baritone.
Pianist Collaborators:Angelo Michele Errico.
Two 3-hour sessions daily.

Preparation sessions for the concert with Angelo Michele Errico.
Two 3-hour sessions daily in alternating groups.

Each year the Corso d’Opera programs meetings to extend and deepen participants’ knowledge of various aspects of their chosen career. Among the Seminars-Conferences are:

THE IMPORTANTE OF STUDYNG FOR ADVANCING YOUR CAREER

Raffaella Coletti, Artist Manager and Director of the Corso d’Opera, will speak with participants about the necessity of developing a career plan, including the time to study new roles.
Gabriele Coletti, Nutritional expert for high performance athletes, will discuss the importance of nutrition as part of maintaining an optimal physical level. Each student will have a personal consultation to discuss their dietary experience as it relates to their lifestyle.

Each year the Corso d’Opera programs meetings to extend and deepen participants’ knowledge of various aspects of their chosen career. Among the Seminars-Conferences are:

THE GOLDEN AGE OF ITALIAN OPERA

hosted by Mirella Parutto, with Michele Pertusi and Simone Savina

Each year the Corso d’Opera programs meetings to extend and deepen participants’ knowledge of various aspects of their chosen career. Among the Seminars-Conferences are:

CORRECT NUTRITION

Gabriele Coletti, Nutritional expert for high performance athletes, will discuss the importance of nutrition as part of maintaining an optimal physical level. Each student will have a personal consultation to discuss their dietary experience as it relates to their lifestyle.

Each year the Corso d’Opera programs meetings to extend and deepen participants’ knowledge of various aspects of their chosen career. Among the Seminars-Conferences are:

ART PERFORMANCE AND PERFORMANCE TOP LEVEL

Mario Marella, Professor of Science and Sport Technology at the University of Florence and Director of the Laboratory for Applied Biomechanics for the Italian Federation of Soccer, Fencing and Skating, will discuss the link between physical fitness and performance and how to improve performance level.

Each year the Corso d’Opera programs meetings to extend and deepen participants’ knowledge of various aspects of their chosen career. Among the Seminars-Conferences are:

EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATIONS BEYOND THE STAGE

ALBERTO DE SANCTIS, trainer, expert coach in effective communications and public speaking

Each year the Corso d’Opera programs meetings to extend and deepen participants’ knowledge of various aspects of their chosen career. Among the Seminars-Conferences are:

THE RHYTHM OF THE ITALIAN LANGUAGE AND OPERA

with Lucio Gallo, Angelo Michele Errico, Michele Pertusi and Simone Savina

Each year the Corso d’Opera programs meetings to extend and deepen participants’ knowledge of various aspects of their chosen career. Among the Seminars-Conferences are:

BEGINNING YOUR CAREER THROUGH COMPETITIONS AND AUDITIONS

with DOMINIQUE MEYER, Director of the Wiener Staatsoper and Founding Memeber of Corso d’Opera.

Each year the Corso d’Opera programs meetings to extend and deepen participants’ knowledge of various aspects of their chosen career. Among the Seminars-Conferences are:

MANAGING YOUR CAREER

Giuseppe Oldani, President of ARIACS (Italian Association of Concerts and Productions), will discuss about professional and contractual relationship between artists, theaters and artist managers.

Open Days
As in previous years, the lessons will be open to Italian and international experts from the opera and music industries, media, partners ad supporters. The public can observe the young singers and faculty during their lessons in vocal technique, interpretation, staging and body movement.

Concert featuring students of the Corso d’Opera with the participation of Michele Pertusi, and piano collaborator Simone Savina at the Teatro Signorelli di Cortona, in collaboration with the Accademia degli Arditi.

 

Concert featuring students of the Corso d’Opera with the participation of Lucio Gallo and piano collaborator Michele Errico at the Teatro Signorelli di Cortona , in collaboration with the Accademia degli Arditi.
Industry professionals from the Italian and international opera world will be invited including General and Artistic Directors, Music Journalists and Artists.