Are you a symphonic conductor considering a new path in opera? Are you an opera coach/répétiteur wanting to improve your conducting skills? Are you a musician or music-lover curious about what makes opera conducting unique?

Then this masterclass is for you.

In this online class, you can gain unlimited access to over 2 hours of masterclass videos, curated lesson materials, and industry-standard resource information. Optional upgrades include access to deep dive opera workshop archives and one-on-one meetings with Maestra Askren.

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Subjects from the masterclass include:

- What is opera and why is opera unique?

- Libretti, piano-vocal and full scores: working with various source material

- Multi-layered practical analysis - from micro to macro. Study case: Mozart’s Don Giovanni

- How to conduct the dreaded accompanied recitative! Study case: Mozart’s The Magic Flute