Baroque opera in Riga Early Music Festivals

Name and place of institution

Jāzeps Vītols Latvian Academy of Music , Riga, Latvia.

Period of the EOA module in 2017-2018

July 8 - July 15, 2018
August 12 - August 19, 2018

Not available within ERASMUS exchange.

Description of the module

Production of a baroque opera in collaboration with the baroque orchestra Collegium Musicum Riga and a performance at the Riga Early Music Festival.

Repertoire: TBA

Speciality of this module in comparison with other courses in Europe

Collaboration with a professional baroque orchestra.

Names of the Professors of this module

Maris Kupčs (Head of the Early Music department), Collegium Musicum Riga

Possible extras in addition to the module

Possibility to attend other performances during Early Music Festival, city culture and sightseeing.

Number of EOA students

3 - 4 students / depending on repertoire (details TBA)

Number of teaching/production hours of the EOA module

60 hours rehearsals + performances.

Number of ECTS credits within Master's accreditation

4,5 ECTS

Entrance examination

Application deadline: March 1st, 2018.

Please include a link to a video recording and a C.V. in the application.

Entrance examination: TBA.

Description of the final examination

Public performance of baroque opera either in Rundale Palace or Bauska Castle during one of Riga Early Music Festivals.

Total expenses of the EOA module per student

€650 * **

*Prices do not include travel or living expenses.

**Module not available within an Erasmus exchange.

Module type: Production
Academy of music: Riga
Period: summer

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