Vienna Vocal Program
June 19 - 29, 2020
Performances - Career Consultations - Vocal Coaching - Masterclasses
Singers selected for the Vienna Vocal Program June 2020 (max.16) will gain valuable experience through guidance from American soprano KS Linda Watson and Conductor/Coach Christian Koch. Professor Koch has accompanied several world renowned artists, including Thomas Hampson, Bernarda Fink, Luca Pisaroni, and Michael Schade.
Voice Academy SOL will host a 10-day musical and cultural program designed for classical voice students and emerging artists from June 19-29, 2020.
Classes and performances will take place at Vienna International Airport's new concert hall in Office Park 4, during its opening week. Cultural excursions will take place in Vienna.
Instruction will be conducted in English.
Tuition: $3,500 USD
- Tuition includes: the musical and cultural program - concert performances, career consultations, vocal coaching, masterclasses, Q&A sessions with distinguished faculty, Vienna excursions, nearby hotel lodging (with breakfast), & local transportation. Airfare not included in tuition.
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Musical & Cultural Program
This exclusive program offers singers the opportunity to :
perform concerts for the international community in Vienna
receive career consultations
participate in Opera and Lieder masterclasses with KS Linda Watson and Christian Koch
engage in Q&A sessions with distinguished faculty
receive vocal coaching
perform in the brand new concert hall at the Vienna International Airport
enjoy cultural activities focused on classical music life in Vienna - The Capital of Music
including, but not limited to ...
a performance of La Traviata at the Vienna State Opera followed by a private dinner at Ristorante Sole where padrone Aki Nuredini often hosts opera singers after the performance
private tours of historic venues such as the Beethovenhaus Vienna and Mozarthaus Vienna
a visit to a local Heuriger for a traditional outdoor dining experience
tours & mass at Stephansdom and Augustinerkirche, where Marie Antoinette was married
KS Linda Watson, Soprano
Professor Christian Koch, Conductor & Coach
Leonid Belaiff, pianist - University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna
Hafez Babashahi, pianist - Liederfestival Wiener Lieder Herbst
Christopher J. Hoh, Composer/Diplomat/Consultant - former Vice Ambassador to Austria
Artist Manager TBA
Mia Laska - Nini Zimmer - Katharina Apburg
Peter de Leeuw, Head of Development at VIE
How to Apply
Please email your CV, one reference, and two video links to email@example.com.
Application Fee $25
Deadline April 15, 2020
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