Dresden Music Festival

May 5 – June 5 2016 (Dresden, Germany)

The acclaimed Dresden Music Festival celebrates its 39th season in 2016 with the theme “Time”:

“The relationship between time and music has always interested me. All great music plays either in harmony with or in stark contrast …

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Moritzburg Chamber Music Festival

August 6-21, 2016 in Moritzburg & Dresden, Germany

For the 24th consecutive year, the Moritzburg Chamber Music Festival brings the art of music-making to the tranquil and lush town of Moritzburg, located a short distance from Dresden (Germany). This exceptional Festival continues to …

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Institute for Young Dramatic Voices

July 19 – August 7, 2016
University of Nevada, Reno

Created in 2006 by world renowned mezzo-soprano Dolora Zajick  as a response to the acknowledged shortage of voices suited to opera’s dramatic repertoire such as Wagner, Verdi, and Strauss,  the mission of the Institute …

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Benvenuto Franci Opera Competition

October 13-15, 2016
Pienza, Italy

Named for one of Italy’s internationally renowned baritones – Benvenuto Franci, the first two elimination rounds are held in the Sala Convegni E. Balducci of the San Carlo Borromeo Conservatory in Pienza.  For three days, the piazzas and …

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Corso d’Opera

22 July – 10 August 2016
Montepulciano, Italy

Vocal technique, score preparation, singing and interpretation, bioenergetics, stagecraft, career management and nutrition are only some of the key elements of the 5th edition of the Corso d’Opera – the intensive summer training program for …

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