Opera Prelude is delighted to announce a very special Masterclass led by the renowned mezzo-soprano Della Jones. Giving us a unique opportunity to watch the process of refining audition and concert arias, Adriana Festeu, Aidan Coburn and Ricardo Panela perform works by Rossini and Mozart, under the acclaimed tuition of Della Jones, who has sung at all the major opera houses and recorded 100 roles worldwide. Masterclasses are a vital part of every young artist’s development as they provide the opportunity to perform in front of a supportive audience and to learn from internationally celebrated singers.
Opera is for everyone whether you are new to opera or a seasoned aficionado! You do not need to be an expert to enjoy these performance based lectures. Of course, the more you know, the more there is to enjoy! With that in mind we aim to make each class informative, interactive and entertaining, offering singer’s insights illustrated with live performance and well known recordings. These lectures form the bridge across the footlights, bringing you nearer to opera singers and their diverse, enriching art form; increasing your knowledge and enjoyment of opera.
No previous qualifications are necessary to attend. The audience is not required to sing!
‘For anyone wanting a performer’s eye view of opera, Opera Prelude is ideal: lecture demonstrations by professional singers offering engaging insights on repertory and technique.’ (Country Life magazine)
- Concert Duration:
- 2 hours