The entire LAMP family is deeply saddened by the passing of our beloved Maestro Zedda. Thank you Alberto for your friendship, your dedication and passion and your knowledge. You are sorely missed.

2017 Rossini Opera Academy

A two-week seminar dedicated to the challenges
of interpretation in Rossini's works, directed by Daniela Barcellona

LAMP is very excited to announce the dates of our 4th annual Rossini Opera Academy, to be led by Daniela Barcellona October 2 to 15, 2017. This year participants will perform Tancredi and a Venetian Farce.

April 26 – May 6, 2018

Opera Studio with Richard Margison

The great Canadian tenor in collaboration with Louise-Andre Baril and Geoffrey Conquer will work with you on interpretation and performance as you prepare "Vignettes" staged excerpts from the opera repertoire.

8 participants

Tuition: $800

June 4 – 17, 2018

Opera Studio, Advanced studies in performance and interpretation of the Bel Canto of Bellini and Donizetti. Giulio Zappa.

Famed vocal coach and pianist Giulio Zappa will work one on one to prepare arias, duets and chamber music from the Bel Canto repertoire. Each participant will prepare four arias of their choice.

8 participants

Tuition: $1000

September/October 2018

Rossini Opera Academy

The operas to be studied and the faculty for the 150 anniversary of the death of the great Master will be announced in October 2017.

Applications must include: curriculum, head shot, letter of recommendation from present or most recent teacher and a link to an unedited recent recording of two contrasting arias. For the Rossini Opera Academy, one aria must be Rossini and for the Bel Canto Academy, one aria must be either Bellini or Donizetti.

Rossini Opera Academy
Lunenburg Academy of Music Performance
PO Box 309, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia
B0J 2C0 Canada