Early Music Presentation and Seminar with Il Pomo d'Oro
An ensemble of outstanding quality in the field of historically informed performance, Il Pomo d'Oro is known for its authentic and dynamic interpretation of operas and instrumental works from the Baroque and Classical period, and has toured across the world with some of the world’s leading singers and instrumentalists, including Joyce DiDonato, Jakub Józef Orliński, Franco Fagioli, Alina Ibragimova and Edgar Moreau. As artist-in-residence, the group will work directly with students through masterclasses, coachings, side-by-side readings, and an improvisation workshop. Il Pomo d'Oro is represented by Askonas Holt and has recorded under the Pentatone label.
Final program details will be announced upon availability.
About SFCM’s Historical Performance Department
Historical Performance at SFCM traverses all eras of music history, allowing for an environment that enables the study of period performance practice and produces contemporary performances that are relevant, vibrant, and provocative. In this program, which offers a professional studies diploma in historical performance and bachelor's and master's music degrees in harpsichord and organ, you’ll develop and refine your skills in historical styles, whether on keyboards, baroque violin, viola, cello, or viola da gamba, and historical plucked strings. Historical Performance opportunities are open to all SFCM students, and our acclaimed Baroque Ensemble performs regularly throughout the year.
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