I’ve Grown Accustomed….

•December 3, 2016 • Comments Off on I’ve Grown Accustomed….

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To the world evolved….evolving.

Then came November 8th, 2016.

Woke up in some bad Oliver Stone movie of epic horrible nightmare proportions .           How does one equate what is currently unfolding in our world today?  We are told by a manipulated press, “This is all so different…so unprecedented!”                                     …exciting word to use…makes it seem special, wonderful….it’s not in this regard.                            Normalizing racism…Bigotry………Blatant disrespect for rules and regulations…                That same press  created this Frankenstein…. for ratings. And now its walking…..          “it’s ALIVE”

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Where and why did we commercialize our press?  Fox became a power spouting one side of the story, and only one….conservative tv…. blonde women talking heads…..men spewing against Democrats and LIBERALS, like they were saying a dirty word… and any opposite view. How is that fair and balanced? Screaming self appointed evangelists without anointments, with names like Rush and Stone….frothing at the mouth, screaming at you “obama is the lucifer….smells like sulfur…” They….seized the airwaves to “convert” the unwashed masses. Problem being their line and verse was not truth….they were lies….told as truths….Climate change is a hoax invented by the Chinese…. Not so….. Hillary had sex with an alien…. Not so… and screamingly stupid….. Rigged elections by illegals among us voting….the horror!  Not so, and definitely the excuse they would have used the next day if he had lost….all this handwringing about bad behavior and sore losers is projecting how they have been for eight years hounding the president, Trump himself an idiot with the BIRTHER Obama not a citizen debacle that he used to try and humiliate sitting president and play on further crap and sore loser like behavior by saying he was from Kenya…and was a Muslim…..He did not think he would win…. He is better attacking then building, like a true bully….he prefers accusing rather then solving problems ….Mr. Trump….what a mess. This reality show isn’t funny…. he won but is not a leader worth following….

Political points are confused into playbooks, teams that GOT to win or else….my team or no team. Kelly Anne Conway cons away at every turn….leading fake naked cowboys to sing in the lobby of the Trump Tower in a song about Trumps own possible appointee for Secretary of State, Romney… she, SHE doesn’t like him…. and Corey Landowski a pushy hideous little misogynist who LOVES to fight over everything…

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and last but not the least, the rats who abandoned the ship of trump when it was sinking…learned how to swim and came dashing back to feed off the carcass of their party the GOP….for all their moral high ground dashing to stand beside a sexual predator and a man that said on tv…to grab a woman’s genitalia without her express wish….THERE they want to stand with him as he helped them get the all important POWER.  So these supposedly christian men, have a 39 pieces of silver that sways them…..

Taking over government in a tantrum against a brand new President….a tantrum played out over eight years where members of the Senate vowed to make the new President a one term president. He hadn’t a way….they would not and will not work with the other side….their way or the highway.  Those who have obstructed the President and his effort to succeed for the American people, why not give back the money you wasted being paid by our tax dollars not to work and strive to help us?  Why not?  What else was done? Your party was more important…

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Now some have gone and elected, with the ghastly presence of a foreign nation having influence and a play in our elections, the extent of which would most likely stagger us if revealed, I wish it would be revealed but President Obama seems disinclined…. as much as he seems so about not taking a stand on the North Dakota Pipeline….He says nothing after an initial effort, to our blatant breaking trust with the First Americans…. the Indians signed a Treaty that seemingly is not worth the paper it was written on, which makes us, yet again, not people of honor or commitment. OIL is everything…. he still lets them face attacks and civil liberties thrown in their face.  This is a huge disappointment as well…..

 

Russia released papers, using a thief, Julian Assange through WikiLeaks, letters, behind the scenes toilet paper ONLY of and about the Democrats…..No one says this enough, the press say it but not convinced they let it drop?  nothing about the Trump Swamp nightmare….the conflicts of interest. No taxes shown. Doing business with countries while president elect, including family members with no clearance….did they ever get clearance?  During the campaign why didn’t Chris Matthews ask him, about his deferments…the night of the Prudential Forum in front of all those military servicemen and women…..Where is the press about asking why he deferred service to the Military he calls such a shambles….a “disgrace” he says, when he never sacrificed a thing…he got his rich daddy to defer him, based on a bad foot…which bares out….it’s always in his mouth…..

Blithering tweets, and nothing sweet about his points of view. Supported by White Supremacy, KKK, and other racists now being given KEY spots in his so called Cabinet….which is a locker room filled with sheets…..Why are we not more outraged?

A sitting President to be copies again, Nazi German Chancellor Hitler….in campaign photos with a Jewish Star used in German concentration camps on Jewish victims unjustly held and murdered there… In racist Pepe Green frog support photos with the meme of the White Supremist movement that this time don’t hide behind sheets but behind a stupid looking green frog….in a thank you tours where he mumbled about lets all get along, let’s united the country….and then loudly and clearly gloats as he still attacks people he supposedly beat, like some smug bully, not a winner. Claims the election was rigged…..yes it was….in his favor. He won, but he still claims he was defrauded… some recounts are a personal attack on him?  Free speech in the press is to be manipulated by calling them out, “dishonest people” this is a trick pulled in Nazi Germany…..”Do not believe anyone but me, I alone can make it right,” Hitler said.Yes, Hitler said a lot that this guy is saying too. Started out a clown no one took seriously….and then six million lives were thrown away because that clown came to power……

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A fabulous, cultivated, worker bee of an intellect and a true agent for change in Hillary Clinton is defeated by  not by a 30 year attempt to smear her…. but by the PRESS wanting a better juicier story in a weirdo running for office who couldn’t win….(him) but he always makes chaos…therefore ratings….Not someone who works hard and studies and knows what to do because she has done and been there making the world trust the face of America after the cowboy rough ride of George Bush the Second….she helped the world see US again as a temperate and great country wise and cautious and caring…..

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Not by Sanders who had not real chance once he went thru the vetting Hillary had for 30 years…. not so nice stuff about him never came up….better ratings the supposed revolution without a plan…. Terrific ideas for a socialist America not a popular word right now.  But those same good angry folks that feel let down don’t seem to care about the word, sham, or lies, or racist, or anti-gay….or bigotry…or grabbing a omen by her private parts…. that’s not supposed to be what he means? But getting jobs for you by giving bribes to companies who do not need them….that is how you negotiate?  and one given all the billionaires Trump has picked is he really not more in bed with Wall Street and established SWAMP government than Hillary ever was? Draining the swamp or he IS the swamp….Sanders good ideas had no real chance of seeing any light of day…. Hillary took his lessons and applied it to her learning…put it in the platform….got no credit… Sanders lead a campaign to demolish her… and he was a democrat supposedly or an opportunist Independent using the Democrats for a platform…. Never really trusted this guy…. and he had good ideas, only Hillary could have made them possible….

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The bumbling mess of three debates where her opponent came ready for a short sound bite to a ninety minute event….looked like an irrational ass and sounded like one….and the pundits would say he had a good half hour….He had none of that, it was hideous….the second debate he was a desperate man flailing, body blows that looked weak and puny but made frat boys the world over rejoice that he was sticking it to the smart girl that made them look stupid…. sexism?  You bet…..and the bully lost all three.

Not defeated by Orwellian rewrites by those around him, gas lighting the public, media and anyone whiplashed trying to keep up with the ups and downs of opinions…. Managers, blonde like Fox likes them, sinister in their inability to accept the truth without their slant, like a Bagdad Bob with the troops entering his office…..”We are beating the infidels…..” as they rush in to grab him. Clueless doesn’t cover it.

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The People’s President is Hillary Clinton. The old fashioned correct way to win an election is by the majority….and she beat this thug by two million and a  half  votes and still counting…. all the polls had her winning. Bannon, the hideous head of Breitbart News, I use the term lightly, smugly stated, she listened only to the New York Times….”we fed them a line”…. He manipulated the rural states with smears and confusion….emails that meant nothing….and when voted into office supposedly, they offer as secretary of defense a man who placed the country at risk by giving away confidential files to his mistress. Are we truly nuts here?  Hillary did nothing that placed the country at risk, and HE did and still gets a pass from those that screamed lock her up for nothing compared to what he has done.Alternate reality….or bad dream…?  Good witch or the bad witch? I for one deeply grieve the loss of this intellect to this country…. but you never know…she doesn’t quit and I hope she does not quit…..

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The sky is down, the floor is up, day is night and night is day…..everything is meant to confuse, it is like flooding a person with too much…so they do not notice what is really happening….Russia must love that this man is appointing billionaires to positions most of which have no idea how to do what is asked….some with disastrous effects already hinted…..As of today, the President doe not know an over 40 year protocol that achieved a limited but growing Chinese relationship with America that might be hampered or destroyed by his taking a call from the President of Taiwan….nulling and voiding our supposed position of one China… Incompetence? He is opening or trying to open a new hotel in Taiwan….need I say more about conflict of interests?  The Countries needs before his own?

Sessions is a nominee for Attorney General who is a devout unrepentant Jesse Helms and Strom Thurmond disciple….racist is polite a term. Bigot is more accurate. Bannon, chief strategist to the president thinks the less black a world is the better, or words to that effect.  The Senate has gerrymandered for years, redistricting to deprive citizens of representation…. they should think about paying taxes to a country that deprives them of representation….suppressing the vote that gave Obama the white house…. there is something going on in this election which is very very sinister….and I guess we will have to wait to see the truth about it….when it comes out it will be a shame we will long be stained with….  Are we heading for our first racist president ?  Dictator? We shall soon see….and may God have mercy on all of us…..

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Stay vigilant, true America, the America of dreams and golden thought, where everyone is considered a brother or a sister regardless of religion, or race…sexual preference or social standing…. the pursuit of happiness….. Fight for Her…. fight for that America….racism is not an option…. Bigotry is not an option….has never been the best angels of our nature…. Nationalism is a manipulation, a device to isolate America…. being aware in these times as they try to take your civil liberties….and those of your neighbors…. Peaceful, thoughtful urgent protest and lots of Prayers…..

Too many great men and women died for the rights we may lose to a madman who cannot resist a twitter war with anyone…..makes announcements in 140 characters….may only think that far….

None of us are free unless ALL of us are free……

“Ritorna Vincitor!” Busseto, 2016 Operavision Academy

•March 25, 2016 • Comments Off on “Ritorna Vincitor!” Busseto, 2016 Operavision Academy

Seeds that grow into an oak…. dreams that run into reality….. so it is we are preparing to return once again to Italy to begin a new our search for the best in ourselves and in the glorious music left to us by master composers and librettists…. Courage to delve deeply and get beyond fear to deliver onstage, the soul of a human being who’s every heart beat is left in the notes on that manuscript which translate into stunning mirrors for our own emotions and heartbeats. A human to human connection that cannot be beat, measured in earthly mortal terms…. such is the possibility, such is the desired result.

Striving now to secure sponsorship enough to offer partial scholarships, and depending on the success of our efforts, even total scholarships to many talented young voices. Money when it comes to art is vulgar to even think about, but we are forced to.

In Busseto, living history of Verdi.  At The Barezzi House where he won sponsorship and help from this wonderful man of the arts, The Teatro Verdi, St. Agata, where Verdi lived and loved and wrote and inspired a nation… The Villa Puccini as we offer our solidarity to Mrs. Simonetta Puccini who diligently and selflessly works to restore the final resting place and Villa of Puccini at Torre del Lago, where the piano sits against the wall of his sepulcher as music still vibrates in his house and through his soul. New rooms were opened and now plans are a foot for a small theatre on the premises to further encourage and expand the knowledge of this great man and his gems in music.

Visiting Franco Zeffirelli’s Museum which is in preparation to launch… how magnificent will that be….what a glory for him, us and Florence, and again in Busseto, Italy for special activities and concerts for the highly successful Museo Tebaldi, in glory to this greatest and most beloved artist, Renata Tebaldi…it feels as if she will walk in the room, and say hello with that 200 mega watt smile and great charisma and beauty of her long remembered and cherished.

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And then to visit again, the Casa Verdi and all our great friends there…. and the great man himself in eternal and noble sleep…..

Not to mention all the great music to study and refine with Maestro Bel Canto himself, Richard Bonynge, who will dazzle us again with his love and great knowledge of voice and music.  A special concert with orchestra and many more exciting things to announce.

For now, enjoy this hint of the brochure, find a way to be with us, contact us with videos of your work, operavisionacademy@gmail.com and let us hear you so perhaps we can help with a partial scholarship.  There is no place I would rather be this summer, come join us as we strive to be the best we can be to be worthy of the great music offered us to sing….and bring alive again….!!!!

Champion Returns For Summer 2016 Operavision Academy!

•December 6, 2015 • Comments Off on Champion Returns For Summer 2016 Operavision Academy!

Thrilled to announce that the amazing bel canto Champion Richard Bonynge, who so enchanted and inspired our wonderful Operavision Academy has graciously agreed to be with us for Summer 2016!!! 

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Many more things to announce after the new year, but young singers, and singers of every age really anxious to see themselves in a different way? Stay tuned, many wonderful Masters will be joining us this year, and Operavision Academy’s  little elves are working around the Holiday season to see if we cannot have a few scholarships to offer as well. Our intent is to inspire…. and this year we have added a few amazing places of history….that will take your breath away….

Thank you Maestro Stupendo, we love and adore you and cannot wait to see and work with you again…..

A Summer of Discovery: The Voices of Operavision Academy and a promise to the future

•October 18, 2015 • Comments Off on A Summer of Discovery: The Voices of Operavision Academy and a promise to the future

This entire summer proved to be a revelation.

Not always in the best terms, but for spirit, and guts and desire.  These young people who worked so hard and endured one of the hottest summers on record in Italy with really no fans, or AC,  showed themselves hungry to learn, eager to be better.  Various levels of career…. but no one without that little nugget of gold.     Everyone of them stepped up their game, and improved and entertained and made a great effect on themselves and those that were moved by them.

This is a little video I will expand on later…. it details the birth of the Academy, and the stories of just a handful of the incredible young voices we heard.  It reveals the honor we enjoyed with the presence of a true bel canto legend and champion of wit and candor and wisdom….

Giovanni Eric Pasotto is a real find….here is a man who should be running an agency, as he has the vision, and the smarts to manage such detailed and dreamlike situations …. He had approached his dear friend, Mary-Lou with the idea to come with this inaugural program to the Centro Studi Italiani in Urbania, Italy.

The  concept of doing one of these summer programs, which I always dreaded and avoided, was something unusual for me.

But when I took a look at the times we are in, how they keep saying opera doesn’t attract the young, or it is dying.

Well, I don’t think you need go further with that. There are thousands of young and not so young folks that want to make a difference in opera.

Where  will they get the training?  How do you feel safe to make mistakes and grow, and strive to be better….

Does anyone remind you of the levels that came before you? The singers that excelled, so you even KNOW their names, much less learn from their incredible journeys in music.  Does anyone make you feel a part of the vast tradition and beauty and exalted thought that is opera? That they are whole styles missing today and treatments to the music that are glaringly NOT THERE.  It does’t sound in my discussions with younger artists that they get much exposure to the singers who came before them, much less the composers. They don’t dress, they treat things causal like they have other day jobs. This is not to say everyone is this way, but where is the elegance, the good taste, the dignity. People sing everything the same, Puccini like Mozart, Verdi like Verismo, and bel canto? With very few exceptions we do not have it on display today.

So, count me in… more than I did before, I will help with all that I know and have. I join all those who are trying to stem the tide of indifference. We will all have to fight hard, audience and performer and it can of course be successful..every voyage starts with the first step….

So to avoid the usual program, I had the great good blessing of knowing a deeply amazing young man who came to opera and fell madly in love with it….                 Mr. Luigi Caiola. I will never know how to thank him enough, for without him none of this could have been done, and done in the way I wanted it to be….

In short, to be a place where we start chipping away at the marble, to find the vocal Davids out there.

To put them in history, while. they are making their own.

To GIVE as well as take….

Take the abundance of three weeks in the most gorgeous, breathtaking country in the world… full of history and important milestone history

in opera and classical music that is being picked to pieces in front of our very eyes…..

The arts are under siege….

But also, GIVE….  in large donations for the three beautiful centers of music and history we chose….

Casa di Riposo per Musicisti… of Verdi in Milano, Villa Puccini at Torre del Lago with Simonetta Puccini’s efforts to restore the Villa to full glory, and the hauntingly beautiful, Museo Tebaldi in Busseto.

You cannot believe how much it feels like Renata Tebaldi will walk in at any minute, how very beautifully they have done this tribute to her. Giovanna Colombo, with Marisa Pak, and with Renata’s great protector and a true part of her heart, Tina Vigano’ lovingly putting every piece in order and working tirelessly to keep this glorious voice and woman before the public and part of musical talk.  She is very much there and I cried and cried at all the memories I could touch and feel and see again…. much more to come in the follow ups, but just these few thoughts….

To Carlo Menconi and the Amici della Lirica, Circolo Carrarese, for his incredible genius in helping to arrange two special concerts to help us raise funds to give to the three mighty centers of music we wanted to honor..He is also a Knight in shining armor of a man, and I adore and cherish his friendship always…..

And of course, my thanks, to Richard Bonynge for being a comrade in arms this summer and fighting the good battle for something he loves dearly. Music and the magic of the human voice.

Mary-Lou Vetere, you are an amazing woman, or many accomplishments, one after the other done to excellence. Your finest gift is your voice, and I am so thrilled to see you advance so beautifully and soon share with the world this special artistry….. and thank you for bringing this beautiful dream to me…. and for the fire that burns within you for the arts, it can truly light and warm the world……Brava….

So, let’s start that army…. of soldiers for the Arts….                                                                                 respect, reverence for the music and the words….                                                                                           Let’s go Olivia Pope on everyone and combine artists who will be gladiators for the arts, that will not back down, that are disciplined and ever vigilant to be of service to music and to keep this beautiful combination of emotion, and music and theater, and text and dance….EVERYTHING…..keep it alive….

More lovely things to announce shortly…. but take a moment and share with us the maiden voyage…. ups and downs, and joys and sorrows,  and so much to look forward to.

Next year ?  Oh you have no idea how fun this is going to be……

To HONOR and Celebrate Opera and its GREATS/ A Summer of Discovery!

•June 9, 2015 • Comments Off on To HONOR and Celebrate Opera and its GREATS/ A Summer of Discovery!

A chance for this beautiful summer to unfold, with people from 16 to 65 showing their love for the world of opera, in concerts and immersion into the fabric of a society of beautiful people in a culture that breeds beauty and melody and is a place and country so full of opera history is boggles the mind.

I have to thank profoundly Carlo Menconi and the amazing champions of opera The Circolo Carrarese Amici della Lirici “A. Mercuriali” for the profound inspiration and priceless help and advice.  They are a miraculous, intelligent amazing people and I thank them most profoundly, especially Carlo Menconi for his great heart, and knowledge and guidance.

How do I say thank you to a great man of family, and of society, and of theater. Thank you to Tony Award Winning Producer, Luigi Caiola, without whom, this Summer of LOVE for the Art of Opera and the Operavision Academy would never have been able to happen at the level we are able to present it to our beloved Italy….. Luigi, thank you, and your amazing family, but thank you…. from my heart and all our hearts.  You know I love you…..

Here then,

Operavision Academy and its young artists make this pilgrimage to a place of so much history and are humbled to be even a small part of the spiritual and musical prism of genius melody, prodigious profound poetry and beauty that is Italy. Instead of just partaking the sights, and enjoying the food resplendant and unsurpassed, the wines kissed by Italian sunshine grown in a rich soil of centuries of care and love, and share this with the people so full of joy and passion, we wish also to leave a trace of our heart to remain always faithfully in Italy with our song and from our hearts, the sounds of our very souls.

Operavision Academy is giving several concerts featuring the young artists of this year’s Academy, and also some of the wonderful Italian artists who serve music so fabulously here in Italy and make their nation proud…..There we are pleased and honored to be presenting formally donations to three of the most important and historic Foundations in Italy who are some of the beloved guardians of the memories and the works of some of the Sons and Daughters of Italy who gave so prodigiously their gifts to the world. May they NEVER be forgot, and thank you to these great and worthy Foundations.

A United family in service to Opera!   One month and counting…..launching with hearts full and hopes high!!!!

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The 12 of July In Carrara: To Honor an Angel in a Church! Renata Tebaldi

•June 4, 2015 • Comments Off on The 12 of July In Carrara: To Honor an Angel in a Church! Renata Tebaldi

duomo3I am so pleased to announce, that with magnificent help from many dear friends, one giant of a man, we are able to present in the incredibly beautiful, awe inspiring IL Duomo di Carrara, a marvel of antiquity and artistic history and beauty, a special concert that will mark my return to Italy to sing with many wonderful artists, as an evening in a Church for one of our most beloved singing angels, the great, the unique the one the only…..Renata Tebaldi….

Much more to come, and information on the gracious artists who will be lending their gifts from God to pay homage to this great legendary voice, all  to raise monies for the sparkling success that is the brand new Museo Tebaldi, curated with love and true adoration by the Comitato Tebaldi, tireless work by Giovanna Colombo and the shining presence of one of Renata’s truest and biggest parts of her heart, Tina Vigano’.  This Museo is to remember Renata, and in a small way as well, the history of melodrama as their are also rare examples of costumes and momentoes from some of the greats that served opera.  During Milano’s EXPO and in this fabulous week of the busy Weeks of Festival of Marmo in historic Carrara where so many geniuses went to their quarries to summon the magic from their pieces of marble, as Michelangelo said of his David, to “release him” from inside that giant piece of marble…. and so many artisans have honored the Duomo of Carrara…. by leaving examples and treasures of their work to adorn the church…. You are surrounded by art at every glance, and now joined to the art of the human voice, you will be bathed in beauty and some of God’s greatest reminders…..Much more to share…but save the DATE and come celebrate with me as we open this Summer of Discovery with a gift of love and support and our voices raised in song for Renata Tebaldi.  Stay tuned….. you will not want to miss this!

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They seem to be saying….. stay tuned….. much more to come…..and Brava Renata…. so many to thank and so many to share with you all, but save the date, 12 of July….. in Carrara…..Il Duomo di Carrara….. come be with me!

Ladies and Gentlemen: We have lift-off!

•January 28, 2015 • Comments Off on Ladies and Gentlemen: We have lift-off!

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I am, along with Dr. Mary-Lou Vetere, thrilled beyond measure to announce the launch of an Italian Summer of Discovery!    Operavision Academy – L’Accademia Millo-Vetere,  in association with the historic Centro Studi Italiani, the wonderful Giovanni Pasotto and his amazing family and staff are offering this chance to be the change we wish to encourage in all those that serve music as a performing artist. I am proud beyond measure to welcome to the OV Family, the truly legendary, Maestro, voice pedagogue and music scholar, bel canto’s mighty champion:  Richard Bonynge. To have a an Italian genius, iconic director of film and opera in Franco Zeffirelli giving us the beginning of each week in fabulous little spoken films that anoint the focus of the weeks work. Very rare and very appreciated. So many wonderful guests, and the honored presence of the amazing Simonetta Puccini. A personal favorite of mine for her brilliant mind, passion for the Arts and her devotion to her family and their legacy. Fantastic treasure of Italy she is.

A Three Week intense immersion into all things operatic, a feast for the hungry singing soul to find substance, to allow the Operavision Academy and the amazing people assembled this year to help artists across the age spectrum to SEE themselves differently. Nourish the artist inside  with information, tools to become free to risk, free to communicate, express. proper style and diction and the encouragement to be different, be individual, yet part of a great tradition. Be the canvas seen with the colors and the strokes of the master composer, as it is all in the text and the music. We have assembled a fabulous group of devoted music lovers who passionately believe in its power, how very much alive it is, and how that can be carried to the world in a message of renewed vigor and immense commitment through the artists we will meet.

As with everything in abundance, we offer the courses like “food for the soul”, and we are acutely aware of the crisis in funds for all those who serve the arts, so we are determined to offer, one, two or three week courses as an option.  Those participating in the entire “banquet” will of course see it all.   

Please go on this website to the information links and avail yourself of the many pleasures and opportunities to learn and inspire yourself to greater heights.      This is an incredible chance to be with us for our inaugural year. www.operavisionacademy.co for all the information and applications and important updates.  

We are on  Facebook, Twitter and many more places as the roll out continues. In the next few days, a few little films, and constant updates as this has fantastically caught fire in Italy, and around the world, and people are stepping forward to help in any way they can…. it has been amazing.  A family of opera lovers imploring the artists to be the best they can be…….   See you in Urbania…….!

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