MORE Opera offers vocal masterclasses to its artists, presented by experts in the field of opera and vocal music. The public is invited to attend some of these presentations.
Please check back soon for the next masterclass!
Sunday, September 14, 2014 at 2:00 p.m.
353 Studios, 353 West 48th Street, 2nd Floor
MORE Opera presents Metropolitan Opera Baritone Richard Hobson in a masterclass preparing the MORE Opera Chorus for October 12th and 15th concert performances of Puccini’s “Tosca,” conducted by Maestro Anton Coppola.
MORE Opera’s innovative and successful training model partners a highly motivated, well trained community chorus with outstanding MET level professional soloists to create grand performances. Come hear a master teacher at work as he discusses the elements of great singing and prepares both trained singers and novices to sing Italian opera.
In addition to the choral preparation, several emerging artists will sing arias and will be critiqued by Hobson during the masterclass. Mark Cogley will accompany the singers at the piano. The masterclass is free and open to the public.
Friday, September 19, 2014 at 7:30 p.m.
Most Precious Blood Church, 109 Mulberry Street, New York, NY
MORE Opera presents:
“An Evening with Maestro Anton Coppola”: Opera Masterclass and Conversation
This event is a precursor to the October 12th and 15th concert performances of Puccini’s “Tosca.”
In addition to the masterclass, Maestro Coppola will reflect on his conducting career, verismo opera, and his unique vision for MORE Opera’s upcoming production of “Tosca” during the 90-minute program.
The masterclass is free and open to the public.