José Carreras – International Singing Masterclass

Thursday December 1st, 2016 - News
José Carreras – International Singing Masterclass

[Info in italiano qui] The “G. Rossini” Conservatory of Music in Pesaro is organizing the second International Opera Singing Masterclass held by Maestro José Carreras. The Masterclass is open to singers of all nationalities and will be held from January 23th – 28th, 2017 in the Pedrotti Auditorium of the Rossini Conservatory. Application Interested students must submit an application (form available here) together with an audition fee of € 150, to be paid by bank transfer to:

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IBAN: IT15 S057 4813 3041 0000 0001 397

In case of renounciation or inability to attend the Masterclass the audition fee will not be refunded. The registration form must reach the course’s Secretariat by December 15th, 2016. Upon registration you will need to specify your voice register and indicate the repertoire you wish to work on. Please put he piece you wish to sing at the pre-selection audition at the top of the list. Pre-selection Students applying for active participation will be required to pass a pre-selection audition which will take place on Saturday, January 21st, 2017 at the “Rossini” Conservatory. Details and audition schedule will be communicated by e-mail to the address provided in the application form. Students who are not admitted may attend the Masterclass as passive participants. The audition fee will not be refunded. Course fees Students selected for active participation will be required to pay the course fee of € 1.200 (net) by bank transfer (see account info above) or by credit card, by the first day of the Masterclass (Jan. 23rd). The course fee must be paid by all selected students irrespective of whether they actually attend the Masterclass or not. Passive participants will be required to pay an attendance fee of € 200 by the first day of the Masterclass. In this case, cash payment will also be accepted. Students who apply for passive participation are not required to pay the audition fee, but they must still fill out the application form. Masterclass schedule and final concert The Masterclass schedule, which may be subject to changes due to organizational requirements, is Monday, January 23rd to Saturday, January 28th from 11.00 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. and from 4.00 p.m. to 7.00 p.m. The piano accompanists will be made available to the active participants by the Rossini Conservatory. On Saturday, January 28th at 6.00 p.m., at the end of the Masterclass, a final concert with the participation of the best students will be held at the Pedrotti Auditorium of the Conservatory. Active participants will be issued a certification of attendance. Contacts

  Accomodation The following hotels will have special fees and conditions for Masterclass participants: HOTEL BRISTOL **** Piazzale della Libertà, 7 – tel. 0721 30507 HOTEL FLAMINIO **** Via Parigi, 8 – tel. 0721 400303 HOTEL ROSSINI **** Via G. Marconi, 44 – tel. 0721 371234 HOTEL SAVOY **** Viale della Repubblica ,22 – tel. 0721 67440 HOTEL DES BAINS *** Viale Trieste, 221 – tel. 0721 34957 HOTEL PERTICARI *** Viale Zara, 67 – tel. 0721 68640