DIVAS & SCHOLARS - HISTORY OF OPERA EVENINGS & OPERA STUDY DAYS
DIVAS & SCHOLARS
THE HISTORY OF OPERA (Part 1) Champagne Evenings
Featuring Nelly Miricioiu - world famous soprano.
Lectures & live performance, 6.30pm - 8.30pm
21st January Monteverdi & The Birth of Opera Professor Richard Wistreich Mezzo - Hanna-Liisa Kirchin Theorbo - Mattia Corda 4th February Lully: Music for the Sun King Professor Jean-Philippe Calvin Soprano - Sarah Parkin Piano - Harry Sever 11th FebruaryPurcell & Handel - England tbc Mezzo - Hanna-Liisa Kirchin Piano - Harry Sever 4th March Mozart - A study of two operas Norbert Meyn Baritone - Dan Shelvey Piano - Christian Dawson 11th March Fidelio - Beethoven's opera Matthew Taylor Soprano - Tanya Hurst Baritone - Louis Hurst Piano - Christian Dawson 18th March Bel CantoNelly Miricioiu
Venue: Markham Square, Chelsea, London SW3 Price: £75 (per evening), £360 (full series) ******** OPERA STUDY DAYS
Expert lecturers and live operatic performances. Master class with Nelly Miricioiu
27th February Rossini
Lecturers : Christian Dawson - The Life & Operas of Rossini
Robert Hugill - The opera seria for Naples
Richard Peirson (ENO) - The Barber of Seville
Singers: Royal Northern College of Music - Opera school
13th March Donizetti
Lecturers: Mel Cooper (founder of Opera Now) - The Life & Times
Philip Headlam - The musical language of Donizetti
Nelly Miricioiu - Donizetti roles
Nelly Miricioiu Masterclass for talented young opera singers.
Venue: Cadogan Hall Price: £175 per day ( £150 each if both days booked). Including lunch.