Baroque Opera in Riga Early Music Festivals

July 14 – 20, 2019, Bauska - Marco da Gagliano “La Dafne“

August 30 – September 6, 2019, Riga - G.F. Handel “Il pastor fido”

Open for:

2-3 EOA students

Production of baroque opera in collaboration with baroque orchestra Collegium Musicum Riga and performance on Riga Early Music Festivals.
Historical staging, different workshops: language coaching, historical gestures, costumes, etc.

Collaboration with professional baroque orchestra.

Name(s) of the professor(s) of this module:

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

Possible extra’s:

  • Possibility to attend other performances during Early Music Festival
  • City culture
  • Sightseeings

60 hours of rehearsals + performances
4,5 ECTS


  • Deadline: April 15, 2019
  • Requirements:
    • Application form
    • Recordings (DVD, YouTube)
    • Artistic CV

    Description of final examination:
    Public performance of a baroque opera either at Bauska Castle or during Riga Festival of Historic Music and Dance.

    Total expenses of the EOA module per student:
  • EUR 650
  • Travel and accommodation/ subsistence not include
  • Possible help with accommodation.

Activity: Acting, Performance, Production
Academy of music: Riga
Language training: English
Student: Singers

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