From the Conductor's Perspective
-- New York City
Spring 2017 Masterclass Series & Panel -- New York
March 25th to June 18th 2017
SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
March 25th - Studios 150, Room 7.4. 150 W 46th St
March 26th - 44 W 62nd Street
April 22nd - 2166 Broadway Apt 4D
April 23rd - 11 E 29th Street, 39A
May 6th - 11 E 29th Street, 39A
May 7th - 44 W 62nd Street. PH B
May 20th - 11 E 29th Street, 39A
May 21st - 11 E 29th Street, 39A
June 3rd - 11 E 29th Street, 39A
June 4th - 44 W 62nd Street. PH B
June 17th - 44 W 62nd Street. PH B
June 18th - Recital & Panel Feedback @ 1:30 PM - Pearl Studios, 500 8th Ave. , Room 1204
(See instructions for both below)
Artistic Professionals Panel
June 18, 2017 -- NYC
Lucy Arner – Conductor/coach; Music Director, New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera
Carole Farley – Soprano, opera mentor and coach -- made her Met debut at age 19 as Lulu
Dillon McCartney – Director of Business Development for NYIOP auditions
Valentin Peytchinov - opera singer, educator, producer,, masterclass teacher
Peter Randsman – Founder, Randsman Artist Management
Michael Rosen – Artist manager, Lombardo Associates
Ben Spierman – Managing Director and Resident Stage Director, Bronx Opera
Sarah Stephens - Co-founder of Stephens Nicolson Artists Management
Masterclass Participant Prices -- New York
$ 75 per class
$ 135 for 2 classes
$ 220 for 4 classes
$ 300 for 6 classes*
Each 3-hour masterclass will conclude with a chance to ask Peter questions regarding anything covered in class, in addition to questions regarding the business side of singing.
*MAKES YOU ELIGIBLE FOR A SLOT IN THE FINAL RECITAL
SIGN UP EARLY -- These classes fill quickly
To secure your participation in the NYC masterclasses, start by requesting a slot. Click and follow the instructions below:
Please contact Kofi Hayford by email with the dates you need
or text/call at (914) 310-2967 to arrange payment.
Once you have requested a slot you will receive a payment request for the total number of slots you asked for. Your slot is confirmed once we receive a payment.
Payment must be made to confirm the slot.
Eligibility for Final Recital
Singers are eligible for inclusion in the Final Recital provided they register, pay for and complete a minimum of six masterclasses. The Final Recital is before a panel of decision-makers and respected leaders in the New York opera world and beyond.
A LIMITED NUMBER OF APPLICANTS IS ACCEPTED FOR EACH CLASS TO ENSURE INDIVIDUAL ATTENTION
Important note regarding changes
Since all resources have already been invested, refunds are not available. We may move your date and time as scheduling allows, but cancellation refunds are not offered.
You don't have to sing to be a part of these wonderful masterclasses! Attend as an audience member, and you can enjoy beautiful music, learn about opera, and support the work of these fine artists. At any of these event, you'll hear up-and-coming voices, watch Peter work with developing artists, and meet a diverse group of professionals, teachers and opera buffs. The Final Recital will be followed by an elegant reception, giving you a chance to meet the participants and members of the Artistic Panel. You'll hear about ways you can support the very active local opera community, and learn more about what's happening in the classical music world at large.
$10 to audit single masterclasses (Pick Dates)
$30 Ticket for Final Recital & Panel on June 18th
Contact Kofi Hayford by email
or at (914) 310-2967.