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, BEATRICE BARTOLI at the pianoforte.
Concert featuring students of the Corso d’Opera. With the extraordinary participation of ALESSANDRO CORBELLI, staged by HUGO DE ANA, lighting by VALERIO ALFIERI and ANGELO MICHELE ERRICO at the piano.
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
- 25 - 27 august Chamber Music with Leonardo De Lisi
- 27 august Interpretation with Daniele Rustioni
- 28 - 31 august Vocal Technique with Fernando Cordeiro Opa
- 29 - 31 august Bioenergetics with Alessandro Temperani
- 1 - 4 september Interpretation with Michele Pertusi
- 2 - 3 september Functional training specifically for singers with Paolo Spicuglia
- 4 september at 9 pm Concert
- 5 - 12 september Acting Lessons with Hugo De Ana
- 5 - 12 september Technique and Interpretation with Alessandro Corbelli
- 6 - 8 september Training Autogeno with Michele Cosentino
- 7 - 9 sepember Body Movements with Anna Maria Bruzzzese
- 10 - 12 september Lighting with Valerio Alfieri
- 12 september at 9 pm Final Concert
- 13 september Conclusion of the Corso d'Opera 2020 in Firenze
- SEMINARS CONFERENCES
- 3-4-5 september / 10-11-12-13 september OPEN DAYS
Chamber music with Leonardo De Lisi, tenor, Professor of Chamber Music at the Conservatorio Cherubini in Florence. Pianist collaborator Ulla Casalini.
Interpretation with Daniele Rustioni, orchestra conductor. Collaborative pianist Beatrice Bartoli.
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 Michele Pertusi.
Two three-hour sessions per day. Each participant is guaranteed an individual lesson of 30-40 minutes per day. Pianist Collaborator Beatrice Bartoli
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 at sala del Buonumore del conservatorio Luigi Cherubini Featuring the extraordinary participation of Michele Pertusi, Beatrice Bartoli at the piano.
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. Collaborative pianist Clelia Noviello Tommasino.
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
Training Autogeno with Michele Cosentino, choreographe
Body Movement with Anna Maria Bruzzzese, choreographer
Lighting with Valerio Alfieri .
Concert featuring students of the Corso d’Opera at Villa Favard, featuring the extraordinary participation of Alessandro Corbelli, staged ad costumes by Hugo De Ana, with lighting by Valerio Alfieri and Angelo Michele Errico at the piano.
Conclusion for Corso d’Opera in Florence 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.
1 september HOW TO ORIENT YOURSELF AMONG YAP(YOUNG ARTISTS PROGRAMS).
EVAMARIA WIESER, Casting Manager of the Salzburg Festival and of the Salzburg Festival’s YAP.
3 September ART PERFORMANCE and PERFORMACE TOP LEVEL.
PAOLO SPICUGLIA, sportscience expert, by the team of the University of Florence and Bass-Baritone MICHELE PERTUSI will discuss the link between physical fitness and performance
4 September FEAR AND ANGER: EMOTIONS THAT CAN COMPROMISE PERFORMANCE AND THE CAREER. HOW TO MANAGE THEM?
FABIO FASSONE certified trainer CEB –Cultivating Emotional Balance, California University –S. Francisco and Santa Barbara Institute for Consciousness Studies and habilitation 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.
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.