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First International Vocal Masterclass directed by Rolando Panerai Promoted by Romualdo Del Bianco Foundation, with the participation of Municipality of Florence

First International Vocal Masterclass promoted by Romualdo Del Bianco Foundation and organised by Fleming Youth and Syrinx-Kotlinski Artistic Agency.
The course of interpretation of "Italian" operas of Mozart and of Italian Opera generally, was directed by Maestro Rolando Panerai. Pianists of the Masterclass: Marcello Guerrini and Olga Niecziporenko.

The Final concert was held in the Red Hall of Villa Demidoff the 10th November 2002

The aims of this First Edition:
 To study singing "Bel Canto" in Florence, which was – exactly four centuries ago - the “melodramma” ‘s birthplace
 Florence: the ideal town for studying and for the art, the cradle of the Italian language
 A great Master: Rolando Panerai;a very affable master, an extraordinary singer, an extraordinary actor
 A seat: the Conservatory of Music “Luigi Cherubini” of Florence, an age-old institution in the heart of the town, near the Academy of David of Michelangelo and other important museums
 An occasion for meetings: with leading personalities in the opera field, among young singer from different countries, but all impressed by a great tradition and sharing the same passion for music
 A distinguished experience of study, that each your singer, during his Florentine stay, will live with other human, artistic and cultural experiences of deep wealth, destined to become a indelible moment of his own growing and life

Rolando Panerai
Rolando Panerai is one of the legendary singers of XX th century.
The winner of the first prize of the „Adriano Belli” Vocal Competition in Spoleto, he made his debut in „Lucia di Lammermoor” by Donizetti in Florence.
During his more than 50 years of long career - he still sings - Panerai was invited by all of the most important opera theaters as „La Scala”, „Covent Garden”, „Staatsoper Wien”, „MET”...
He had regularly performed at Salzurg and Aix-en-Provence Festivals for many years.

Among his partners we can mention the greatest singers as Maria Callas, Renata Tebaldi, Fedora Barbieri, Mario del Monaco, Giuseppe di Stefano, Carlo Bergonzi, Franco Corelli, José Carreras, José Cura, Raina Kabaivanska, Monserrat Caballe, Mirella Freni, Luciano Pavarotti. He recorded many performances for EMI, Decca, Deutsche Grammophon, Cetra, Ariola, His Master’s Voice, etc., conducted by Herbert von Karajan, Tulio Serafin, Victor de Sabata, Riccardo Muti, Carlo Maria Giulini, Karl Böhm, Sir Colin Davies, Wolfgang Sawallisch, Zubin Mehta,... His voice and stile of acting were highly appreciated by the great directors, who worked with him - Strehler, Zeffirelli, Visconti...

Rolando Panerai has more than 150 operas in his repertory. His most well known operatic roles are: Falstaff, Rigoletto, The Count of Luna in „Il Trovatore”, Marquis of Posa in „Don Carlos”, Giorgio Germont in „La Traviata” - by Verdi. He has been also the greatest Gianni Schicchi in „Il Trittico” by Puccini for many years. In 2001 he took part of the prestigious cast of tv production – film of La Traviata (as Giorgio Germont), which was directly broadcasted in 125 countries, conducted by Zubin Mehta.
Recently Rolando Panerai has sung at Paris Opera, in Staatsoper Frankfurt and at Glyndebourne Festival.
The participants

The International Group
The Regular Students

Filippo Adami tenore
Conservatorio Luigi Cherubini Florence, Italy

Omar Camata baritono
Conservatorio Luigi Cherubini Florence, Italy

Letizia Dei mezzosoprano
Conservatorio Luigi Cherubini Florence, Italy

Florin Estefan baritono
University of Music – Oradea, Cluj-National Opera House Bucarest, Romania

Łukasz Goliński bas-baritono
Stanislaw Moniuszko Academy of Music Gdansk, Poland

Anicio Zorzi Giustiniani tenore
Conservatorio Luigi Cherubini Florence, Italy

Adriana Kucerova soprano
Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts in Bratislava, Slovakia

Francesca Lazzeroni soprano
Conservatorio Luigi Cherubini Florence, Italy

Remigiusz Łukomski basso
The Fryderyk Chopin Academy of Music Warsaw, Poland

Kim Soon Mi soprano
Conservatorio Luigi Cherubini Florence, Italy

Volodymyr Pankiv baritono
Academy of Music Cracow, Poland/Ucraina

The Students

Janis Apeinis baritono
Latvian Academy of Music Riga, Latvia

Donata Czubenko mezzosoprano
Stanislaw Moniuszko Academy of Music Gdansk, Poland

Bogdan Mihai – Ionuţ baritono
Academy of Music of Bucharest, Romania

Mateusz Kabała baritono
Stanislaw Moniuszko Academy of Music Gdansk, Poland

Karol Kozłowski tenore
Stanislaw Moniuszko Academy of Music Gdansk, Poland

Janos Missuray baritono
Liszt Ferenz Academy of Music Budapest, Hungary

Piotr Prochera baritono
Ignacy Jan Paderewski Academy of Music in Poznan, Poland

Dominik Sierzputowski baritono
Academy of Music in Bydgoszcz, Poland

Tomasz Warmijak tenore
Stanislaw Moniuszko Academy of Music Gdansk, Poland

This masterclass was realised with the participation of the Municipality of Florence
Main Sponsors: VIVAHOTELS and Christophe Musial
Project leader : Stanislaw Daniel Kotlinski

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