Tapestry Opera’s artistic director Michael Mori informs me that there are still several spots left for pianists interested in participating in next month’s New Opera 101 and Songbook VIII program in Toronto. Participants can receive a full scholarship for the program and will have the opportunity to work with both Michael Mori and Topher Mokrzewski in rehearsals, master classes, and performances of arias and scenes in Tapestry’s repertory.
Tuesday May 8, 9:30am-5pm masterclass
Wednesday May 9, 9-1pm Piano focused session
Wednesday May 9, 1pm-9pm masterclass
Thursday May 10, 3-5:30 Dress Rehearsal
Thursday May 10, 8-10 Concert #1
Friday May 11, 8-10 Concert #2
Saturday May 12, 4-5:30 Concert #3
Saturday May 12, 8-10 Concert #4 + Party with DJ
Space and piano available for rehearsals
Monday April 30th 9am-6pm
Monday May 7th 9am -10pm
Wednesday May 9th 9am-1pm
Wednesday May 10th 9am-1pm
Friday May 12 1pm-5pm
Tapestry is coming off a massive high with the premiere of The Overcoat (its co-pro with Vancouver Opera) which just premiered in Toronto to rave reviews, so you can count on fairly hefty interest and attendance at the Songbook VIII performances.