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About The Event
“Olympic Voices” is a new competition for baroque voices organised by the Cariverona Foundation on a project of Andrea Marcon and implemented by the Società del Quartetto of Vicenza. This is an international Baroque opera competition for singers born after 1 January 1980, to be held at the Vicenza Teatro Olimpico from 1 to 7 November 2019.
Jury composed of international festival’s artistic directors (Händel, Aix en Provence, Bregenz) and theatre’s managers (La Fenice, Staatsoper Hannover, Bolshoi, Concertgebouw).
The winners will join the cast of the opera “Alcina” by Georg Friedrich Händel to be presented to the public in a semi-scenic format at the Teatro Olimpico in Vicenza on 19 and 21 April 2020 with the Venice Baroque Orchestra conducted by Andrea Marcon and directed by Lorenzo Regazzo.
The production will start on 6 April 2020. Winners will perform all the roles in “Alcina” and, if deemed appropriate, if the participant number and level is high, two casts will be created.