gives selected young singers ages 15-32 an opportunity to prepare the
complete operatic scenes from:
G. Bizet "Carmen"
G. Verdi "Falstaff"
Mozart "Don Giovanni" and "Cosi fan tutte"
G. Donizetti "L'Elisir d'Amore"
The workshop will focus on:
The program culminates in semi-staged performance with piano of
- the background of the role
- the use of the body and voice in the interpretation of
- the psychological motivations of the character
- the use of language to convey the character
with an emphasis on diction
- acting and singing
- stage presence
- stage fears
Prof. Sebnem Mekinulov and Dr. Mario Martinez
Accompanists/Coaches: Roland E. Martin,
Auditions will be
held at Buffalo
Seminary on April 6 and April 27 at 3.30 on both days
Singers are encouraged to sing arias from operas of the upcoming workshop
To schedule audition time please email your information to CADENZABUF@HOTMAIL.COM
for more information please
THIS YEAR WORKSHOP IS SPONSORED BY:
Ms. Marie Marshall