gives selected young singers ages 15-32 an opportunity to prepare the
complete operatic scenes. Opera scenes this year from are:
Lehar "The Merry Widow"
Strauss "Der Rosenkavalier"
Rossini "La Cenerentola"
Offenbach "Tales of Hoffmann"
Strauss "Die Fledermaus"
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, Ivan Docenko
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
Dr. and Mrs. Douglas Moreland
Mr. Brian Baird
Ms. Barbara Ann Mathewson
Mr. and Mrs. Gerry Catalano