Pfoto after performance at the 2016 Greve Opera Festival - Don Giovanni (Mozart)
After performance at the 2016 Greve Opera Festival – Don Giovanni (Mozart)
updated on January 3, 2017

Greve Opera Academy & Music Festival is a program of the Connecticut Lyric Opera and Connecticut Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra. The program will run for 4 weeks from June 12 (classes will begin on June 14) to July 8, 2017. The goal of the program is to produce fully staged operas to be presented  with orchestra at venues throughout the region of Tuscany.

Final details will be announced after all auditions and considerations take place in the late March or early April of 2017. The Opera Festival program is open to all young aspiring singers who desire to prepare the entire operatic role(s). Admission to the program is by audition (live or recording). To apply, click on the application link on this website.

The 2017 Opera productions are Tosca and Cosi fan tutte.

Tuition for the program is $4,550.

Opera Festival Faculty for 2017:

Adrian Sylveen, Artistic Director
Vocal faculty:
Jurate Svedaite
Steve Frederiks
Mauro Buda (master-classes)
Daniel Juarez (to be confirmed)
Kerry Gotchell

other possible faculty members will be confirmed soon

Festival pianists:
Giaccomo Benetetti
Blake Hansen