12th European Academy for choral conductors
27 Aug 2023 – 03 Sep 2023, Fano
The Academy is a biannual professional masterclass opened to participants from all over the world, organised by Feniarco in partnership with European Choral Association and in collaboration with Associazione Regionale Cori Marche and Coro Polifonico Malatestiano.
The lecturer of the Academy 2023 is BRADY ALLRED (USA). Known throughout the international choral world, Allred is the artistic director of the Salt Lake Choral Artists. He is in demand as a conductor and also as a teacher and his work has earned great worldwide recognition.
The music programme of the Academy is MADE IN USA: choral music from North America. A musical excursus through the compositions of some of the major authors of choral music from the United States of America, from the end of the 19th century through the 20th century to the present day, highlighting different and articulated techniques and stylistic approaches (Aaron Copland, Samuel Barber, Irving Fine, Leonard Bernstein, Raymond Murray Schafer, Morten Lauridsen, Frank Ticheli, Jake Runestad and more).
At the Academy is it possible to register as active participant or as auditor. The participants will work with a high level pilot-choir during the whole Academy. At the end of the week, on Saturday September the 2nd, there will be a concert conducted by the best participants of the masterclass. The working language will be English. Set up in the frame of the prestigious Incontro Internazionale Polifonico Città di Fano, that reaches its 50th edition, the masterclass offers an exciting concert’s programme with high level choirs.
For more information concerning application fees, schedule, repertoire, you can visit the web-site feniarco.it/en.
> Deadline for applications: 31st May 2023
> Application form