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2014

September 6 - 10, 2014
4th Marcello Giordani Foundation International Vocal Competition - European Edition Teatro Greco di Taormina

September 6 - 10, 2014
4th Marcello Giordani Foundation International Vocal Competition - European Edition Teatro Greco di Taormina

2013

September 14 – 19, 2013
3rd Marcello Giordani Foundation International Vocal Competition Teatro Massimo Bellini

The Marcello Giordani Foundation (MGF), in collaboration with the Teatro Massimo Bellini of Catania will hold its 3rd International Vocal Competition from September 14 to 19 in Catania, Italy. The Competition, now at its third edition, has as its objective to lead young talented singers toward a successful career on the opera stage. To this end, the MGF has proposed to organize two selections, one in the United States and one in Europe. The American selection was held in Vero Beach, Florida, from March 25 to March 30, and the European selection will take place at the prestigious Teatro Massimo Bellini of Catania from September 14 to 19, 2013.

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Master Class with Joyce DiDonato
Metropolitan Opera Guild
Metropolitan Opera Guild

Join the MGF and renowned Mezzo-Soprano Joyce DiDonato as she teaches a master class to young upcoming singers. Ms. DiDonato will be starring throughout January in Maria Stuarda at the Metropolitan Opera January 16th, 2013 5:30-7:00PM ... Metropolitan Opera Guild Learning Center Samuel B. & David Rose Building, 70 Lincoln Center Plaza – 6th Floor For Ticket Reservations please email: info@marcellogiordani-foundation.org with name and number in party. Tickets will be held at the entrance to the event. Advance Tickets: $15. Day of the Event: $20 **The MGF is very grateful for Ms. DiDonato for donation of her time and talent at this event replacing Giuseppe Filianoti, who sadly was forced to cancel because of a lingering cough.**


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2012


MGF Holiday Concert
National Opera America Center
330 Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10001 (between 28th-29th streets)

Join the Marcello Giordani Foundation for a concert featuring some of today’s brightest young singers, including major winners of the Marcello Giordani Foundation 2012 Competition. December 2nd, 2012 3:00PM National Opera America Center 330 Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10001 (between 28th-29th streets) For Ticket Reservations please email: info@marcellogiordani-foundation.org with name and number in party. Tickets will be held at the entrance to the event. Advance Tickets: $20. Day of the Event: $25


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Panel Discussion on Verismo Opera
Metropolitan Opera Guild Learning Center

The MGF is very pleased to announce the stellar panel for our presentation on Verismo opera! Joining us will be legendary artists’ manager Robert Lombardo, well-known lecturer, writer, teacher and Met Opera Radio Host, Ira Siff, and one of the very greatest Verismo singers, the beloved soprano Diana Soviero. The panel will be moderated by Ken Benson, Executive Director of the Marcello Giordani Foundation, distinguished lecturer, writer and frequent host/panelist of the Metropolitan Opera Quiz. For Ticket Reservations please email: info@marcellogiordani-foundation.org with name and number in party. Tickets will be held at the entrance to the event. Advance Tickets: $15. Day of the Event: $20 November 9th, 2012 5:30PM Metropolitan Opera Guild Learning Center Samuel B. & David Rose Building, 70 Lincoln Center Plaza – 6th Floor


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March 3, 2012 7pm
Finals of the Marcello Giordani International Vocal Competition
Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Center

Come hear the future stars of opera at the finals of the Marcello Giordani International Vocal Competition. Merkin Concert Hall at the Kaufman Center Saturday March 3, 7:00


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February 27th - March 3rd, 2012
The Marcello Giordani Foundation Vocal Competition

The Marcello Giordani Foundation in collaboration with the Gerda Lissner Foundation will present the Marcello Giordani Foundation Vocal Competition February 27th - March 3rd, 2012 in New York City. Information can be found at the "competition' page of the website.

2011

October 31, 2011 7pm
Marcello Gioirdani Foundation Concert
Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Center

Save the date!!! Marcello Giordani joined by Met Opera colleague Angela Meade and winners of the First Annual MGF Vocal Competition will take the stage for a very special evening of arias and duets. The Marcello Giordani Lifetime Achievement award will be presented to legendary diva Renata Scotto. Ticket information will be posted shortly.


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September 19 - 24, 2011
Masterclass of Advanced Vocal Specialization for Opera Singers
Teatro Massimo Vincenzo Bellini
Catania (Sicily), Italy

The Masterclass will consist of one week of intensive individual and collective study, and will be held personally by Marcello Giordani. It will provide not only advanced training, but also an introduction to the profession by means of public concerts, and the possibility of inclusion in the program of the official season of the Teatro Massimo V. Bellini for main, secondary or supporting role.


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