DISCOVERING DONIZETTI at CCM July 28 – August 9, 2014 L’Elisir d’Amore with Mark Gibson

DISCOVERING DONIZETTI at CCM
July 28 – August 9, 2014

L’Elisir d’Amore

Join us for a unique course, focusing exclusively on the challenging craft of opera. Up to 12 conductors and pianists, along with a carefully selected cast, will be invited to participate in this one-of-a-kind experience while in residence at University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music.

Working with an internationally renowned faculty, led by Mark Gibson, Director of Orchestral Studies at CCM, conductors and pianists will have daily Italian instruction, text and style sessions and conducting and coaching master classes. Students will also participate in staging rehearsals, work with singers and lead orchestra rehearsals. Advanced opera singers will have the opportunity to learn a role in its entirety, and work with renowned faculty and industry professionals, along with daily Italian classes and coachings. The course culminates in a semi-staged performance, with orchestra, of L’Elisir d’Amore.

COSTS
TUITION for the two-week course
Conductors: $3000
Pianists: $2000
Auditors: $1000

HOUSING for the two week course
$600*
*room in on-campus housing, double occupancy (shared room)
Meals are not included in the cost of the course. An optional meal plan may be obtained by contacting our office (prices vary).

Application Fee:
Before January 15, 2014 $65
January 16 – March 15, 2014: $85
*CCM students who can provide a valid ID number will receive an application fee discount.
Applications will remain open until all spots are filled.

TO APPLY:
www.ccm.uc.edu/summer

TO SEE A SHORT VIDEO OVERVIEW OF OUR OPERA BOOTCAMPS:
http://ccm.uc.edu/summer/donizetti.html


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