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CCM Opera Bootcamp

Opera Bootcamp

July 9-26, 2020

Advanced opera singers will have the opportunity to learn a role in its entirety, work with renowned faculty and industry professionals, and participate in daily Italian classes and coachings. The course culminates in two performances with orchestra: a Bel Canto concert and a fully-staged performance of Falstaff

Opera Bootcamp is an intense and dynamic program designed to develop the interaction between conductor, orchestra, and singer. The skills taught at Opera Bootcamp can be applied quickly and effectively to have great impact on your success as an artist. If you are an aspiring conductor, singer, or collaborative pianist/coach… we want YOU!


  • Conductors: TBD 
  • Collaborative Pianists/Coaches: TBD
  • Singers: TBD


Artistic Director: Mark Gibson, Director of Orchestral Studies at CCM

Guest faculty will be announced soon!


Monday – Saturday from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm

Daily activities include Italian classes, coaching sessions, conducting masterclasses and seminars, style classes, sight-reading and sight-singing, and staging rehearsals. Conductors will perform as supers in the production, and conduct a portion of the opera with full orchestra, and/or a segment of the orchestral concert.

Please note: There is an application fee of $85 via Get Accept'd. Enrollment for CCM Summer Programs is limited.

Applications open December 1, 2019.

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