"Passing the Torch":
New Faces in Opera for the 21st Century
Recipient of the LLS 2000 Excellence in Teaching Award
EVENT DESCRIPTION: Maestro Albanese has collected performance footage of the latest vocal phenomenons to have "come of age" in this, the 21st century of Opera production. Featuring tenors, sopranos, baritones, mezzos, and bassos, these new faces (and voices) are carrying on the timeless vocal legacy of the last 400 years. Combining exceptional physical beauty with flawless technique, this new generation of vocal artists is setting opera stages, around the world ablaze with passion and professionalism. Come and experience this series of vibrant performances which continue to uphold the highest standards of operatic tradition. Maestro Albanese will moderate the program and provide interesting commentary and facts about each artist and selection.
BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Giuseppe Albanese attended the University of Vermont and received his degree in history in 1966. In 1989, after five years of intensive study, he developed a dynamic education program entitled the Joy of Opera. For the past 20 years, he has lectured extensively on many operatic subjects and produced numerous video documentaries.
||4:00 pm - 5:45 pm
||Thursday, December 19, 2013
||Barry and Florence Friedberg Auditorium, Boca Raton Campus
||Member advance registration - $25 per event
$60 for any combination of three events
$100 for any combination of six events
Door price member/non-member - $30