Carol Castel will be in San Francisco
the last week in January 2003 for a week of master classes
and private teaching.
On Thursday, January 30th she will present a Master Class
for voice students at the San Francisco Conservatory from
7:30 to 10:00 pm which will be open to the public. Also
at the Conservatory, Ms. Castel will be present her two-part
workshop, "Creative Process for Singers" on Wednesday
and Friday, January 29th and 31st from 7:00 - 10:00 pm.
Throughout the week she will be available for private
teaching and coachings. For additional information or
to register contact Carol at email@example.com
or Natalie Wilson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The CASTELS are in full swing in New York! Newly published
in Nico's Opera Libretti Series are
Four Strauss Operas and a third Bel Canto volume
containing Italian and French Donizetti, Rossini and Bellini
opera libretti. Nico has recently completed Wagner's complete
Ring cycle and a volume of Miscellaneous German Opera
which will include Hänsel und Gretel, Fidelio, Der Freischütz,
Die Lustigen Weiber von Windsor, Der Fliegende Holländer, Lohengrin
and Tannhäuser. They are expected to be published
by summer of 2003. Nico is in his 33rd season at the Metropolitan
Opera and teaching at the Juilliard School of Music.
Remarkably there is still time in the schedule for Nico's
Private Coaching which he does either one-on-one in New
York, by phone or by cassette tape through the mail. Interested
students and professionals should contact him at email@example.com.
The Spring 2003 "Making It Professional" Weekend Intensives
in New York have now been scheduled. Registration is being accepted
for both weekends. Carol and Nico Castel combine their experience
and expertise to give participants honest evaluations of the
strengths as well as the weaknesses of their work and offer
the guidance and expertise needed to help each singer bring
his/her performance to the most competitive and professional
Two series of classes are being offered in 2003:
- The first, the weekend of February 21-23
- The second, the weekend of March 28-30.
Each weekend intensive includes: a Friday class from 7:00 -
9:30 pm; two Saturday classes, one from 12:00 - 2:30 pm and
one from 4:00 - 6:30 pm and a Sunday class from 2:00 - 4:30
pm. To register or for additional information contact Nico or
Carol at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Carol continues her Voice Studio and Private Coaching
both in New York and San Francisco. In addition to opera directing
she is now General Manager of the newly established New
York Opera Studio offering students and professionals a
On the west coast?
VOCAL MASTER CLASSES
will return to San Francisco again in
Dates: May 2 - 12, 2003
Two five-session "Making It Professional" workshops with
both Nico and Carol are scheduled for early May. Private
coaching sessions will be available with both Castels.
Singers, coaches, pianists and just plain interested lovers
of singing are invited to contact Marcie Stapp at 415-681-7625
for additional information