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'Overtures and Arias' - Reggio Emilia, Italy

06 - 08 October 2023


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06 - 08 October 2023

Watch, listen and learn
John Farrer checking baton positioning

'Overtures and Arias' - Reggiolo, Italy


This course is suitable for orchestral and choral conductors who would like to gain hands on experience working with choir and orchestra.



Oct 06: Participants will be working with piano

Oct 07: Sessions with Orchestra

Oct 08: Participants will lead a rehearsal with Soprano Soloist, followed by a public performance



ROSSINI Il Signor Bruschino Overture

ROSSINI L'Italiana in Algeri Overture

ROSSINI Il Barberie di Siviglia Overture

Instrumental Works

MASCAGNI Intermezzo from Cavalleria Rusticana

VERDI Prelude to La Traviata


PUCCINI Turandot: Tu che di gel sei cinta

PUCCINI Boheme: Quando men vo

VERDI Traviata: Addio del passato

Workshop Location

Palazzo Sartoretti, sala dei miti & Auditorium Fellini

Concert Location

Auditorium Fellini

Workshop Fee


€350 (Italian Nationals) 

€450 (Rest of World)


€75 (All Nationalities)

There is no application fee for this workshop

The workshop fee covers the following: 

  • all administration charges

  • tuition

The fee does not cover travel to Reggiolo, transport within Reggiolo, accommodation or food and drink during the course. Participants must provide their own scores and batons.

The tutors for this course will be  Dr John Farrer and Luigi Pagliarini, supported by Giulia Spanò


Application Deadline

Applications for this Workshop are accepted on a first come first served basis

Please note, you do NOT need to have participated in any previous courses to participate in this course

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