Students who enroll must attend all of the courses for the entire period from the 24th of August to the 13th of September.
First session from the 24th of August to the 4th of September.
Second session from the 4th to the 13th of September.
Concert featuring students of the Corso d’Opera. With the extraordinary participation of MICHELE PERTUSI, SIMONE SAVINA at the pianoforte.
Concert featuring students of the Corso d’Opera. With the extraordinary participation of Alessandro Corbelli, staged by Hugo De Ana, and Angelo Michele Errico at the pianoforte.
Some important personalities from italian and international Opera will be invited: superintendents, Artistic Directors, Music Critics, Artists and other professionals in the sector.
- 24 august Course Begins
- 24 - 26 august Effective communication beyond the stage with Alberto De Sanctis
- 25 - 27 august Chamber Music with Leonardo De Lisi
- 28 - 31 august Vocal Technique with Fernando Cordeiro Opa
- 29 - 31 august Bioenergetics with Alessandro Temperani
- 1 - 3 september Interpretation with M° MICHELE PERTUSI
- 2 - 3 september Functional training specifically for singers with Paolo Spicuglia
- 4 september at 9 pm Concert
- 5 - 7 september weapons traning for sigers
- 5 - 12 september Acting Lessons with Hugo De Ana
- 5 - 12 september Technique and Interpretation with Alessandro Corbelli
- 10 - 12 september Lighting with Vinicio Cheli
- 12 september at 9 pm Final Concert
- 13 september Conclusion of the Corso d'Opera 2020 in Cortona
- SEMINARS - CONFERENCES
- 3-4-5 september / 10-11-12-13 september OPEN DAYS
Effective Communication Beyond your Performance with Alberto De Sanctis, educator, expert effective communication coach, Public Speaking. Team Building. One three-hour session per day.
Chamber music with Leonardo De Lisi, tenor, Professor of Chamber Music at the Conservatorio Cherubini in Florence. Pianist collaborator Ulla Casalini.
Vocal technique with Fernando Cordeiro Opa.
Two three-hour sessions per day. Each participant is guaranteed an individual lesson of 30-40 minutes per day. Collaborative Pianist Beatrice Bartoli.
Bioenergetics with Alessandro Temperani, Psychologist and Psychotherapist, Certified Bioenergetic Therapist by the IBA
Interpretation with M°MICHELE PERTUSI.
Two three-hour sessions per day. Each participant is guaranteed an individual lesson of 30-40 minutes per day. Pianist Collaborator Simone Savina
Functional Training specifically for singers, following the program studied by Prof. Mario Marella, Bio-physician from the University of Florence, Department of Sport Sciences, with Paolo Spicuglia, expert in sport-science, from the equipe of the University of Florence. Sessions of an hour and a half per day. During the program biomedical measurements will be taken and work protocols specific to each student will be prepared.
Concert featuring students of the Corso d’Opera. Featuring the extraordinary participation of Michele Pertusi, Simone Savina at the pianoforte.
Weapons treaning for singers in the theatre with Renzo Musomeci Greco.
Acting Lessons, focused on the techniques of the body and the mask, two three-hour sessions per day with the stage director Hugo De Ana. Clelia Noviello Tommasino at the pianoforte.
Technique and Interpretation lessons with Alessandro Corbelli, baritone. Two three-hour sessions per day. Each participant is guaranteed an individual lesson of 30-40 minutes per day. Collaborative Pianist Angelo Michele Errico
Lighting with Vinicio Cheli .
Concert featuring students of the Corso d’Opera, featuring the extraordinary participation of Alessandro Corbelli, staged by Hugo De Ana, with lighting by Vinicio Cheli, and Angelo Michele Errico at the pianoforte.
Conclusion for Corso d’Opera at Cortona 2020 .
Meeting for the Professors-Students and Guests of Corso d’Opera 2020, Presentation of Certificates of Participation
As in every edition, several in-depth meetings, “LESSON CONVERSATIONS” will be planned, which permit the participants to discuss the various aspects and facets of their profession.
24 august THE IMPORTANCE OF STUDY TO LAUNCH A LONG TERM CAREER. RAFFAELLA COLETTI, artist manager, Course Director of Corso d’Opera, will speak with the participants about the necessity to develop a strategic plan for one’s career, discover repertoire suitable to them, a program of musical studies and the development of soft skills.
27 august FEAR AND ANGER: EMOTIONS THAT CAN COMPROMISE ONE’S PERFORMANCE AND CAREER. HOW TO MANAGE THEM?
FABIO FASSONE, Certified CEB –Cultivating Emotional Balance Educator, California University –San Francisco and Santa Barbara Institute for Consciousness Studies and licenced CEBTT –Cultivating Emotional Balance Teacher Training with Paule Eve Ekman and Alan Wallace, he is a professor of Emotional Balance at UNIPI –University of Pisa,
10 september BEGINNING ONE’S CAREER ORIENTING ONESELF AMIDST COMPETITIONS AND AUDITIONS, meeting with DOMINIQUE MEYER, Director Wiener Staatsoper, Designated Superintendent of the Teatro alla Scala di Milano and Honorary President of Corso d’Opera.
As in the previous editions, the lessons of this year’s principle courses will be open to guests from the Italian and international musical and theatrical environment.
The audience can observe the young singers and the professors during lessons of vocal technique, interpretation, and the final rehearsals of the Concerts.