• Sunday 3 August 2014 - Saturday 9 August 2014

    Monteverdi - The Coronation of Poppea


    Richard Egarr director

    Four hundred years ago, Claudio Monteverdi created a group of stage works with music which are often cited as the birth of a new dramatic form: opera. The Last of these, L'incoronazione di Poppea, is a virtuoso display of variety and dramatic colour, employing specific music devices to signify moods and situations. Richard Egarr, Music Director of The Academy of Ancient Music, will be joined on this course by a group of international specialist tutors including Pavlo Beznosiuk and Paula Chateauneuf.

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  • Sunday 27 July 2014 - Saturday 9 August 2014

    Monteverdi - The Coronation of Poppea


    Richard Egarr director

    Four hundred years ago, Claudio Monteverdi created a group of stage works with music which are often cited as the birth of a new dramatic form: opera. The last of these, L'incoronazione di Poppea, is a virtuoso display of variety and dramatic colour, employing specific music devices to signify moods and situations. Vocal coaches will include Michael Chance and Rita Dams.

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  • Saturday 12 July 2014 - Sunday 20 July 2014

    Wolf Lieder


    Wolfgang Holzmair  •   Imogen Cooper

    The celebrated lieder duo bring an unrivalled depth of experience to the unique microcosm of Hugo Wolf's songs. In an intensive week of individual coaching and public masterclasses they will explore songs from the Mörike Lieder and Italienisches Liederbuch.

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