Baroque opera studio – joint module in collaboration with Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre. Baroque opera production in collaboration with the orchestra Collegium Musicum Riga.
Repertoire – Giacomo Carissimi “Jephte” AND Giacomo Carissimi “Judicium Salomonis” /autumn semester/
Francesco Cavalli “La Calisto” /spring semester/
Name(s) of the professor(s) of this module
- Maris Kupčs, Head of Early music department, Collegium Musicum Riga
- Teachers of JVLMA and LMTA
Specialty of this module in comparison with other courses in Europe
Collaboration with a professional baroque orchestra.
Possible extras beside the module
Lessons in Rhetoric, Ornamentation, Vocal training, Baroque music interpretation training, Basso continuo, Baroque dance and gestures.
Minimum and maximum number of students
2-3 EOA students
Number of teaching/production hours of the EOA module
… hours rehearsals + performances (TBA)
Number of ECTs within accreditation
30 ECTs per semester
Description of the final examination
Public performance of baroque opera either in Bauska Castle or in one of Riga concert halls /churches.
According to the selected study courses on the curriculum.
Teaching language/Required level of language
English at least B2
Total Expenses of the EOA module
- EUR 1360 p/semester (travel and subsistence not);
- free for Erasmus + students and trainees.
Deadline for application:
- 1st deadline: 8 May 2023. Answers from EOA are expected on 8 June 2023