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The Centre for Opera Studies in Italy gratefully acknowledges the generous founding support of The Bel Canto Foundation for Italian Heritage and Opera.

COSI 2017 Program Dates:
June 18 - July 16, 2017

COSI Academy Dates:
July 6 - July 16, 2017

Opera Chorus Program Dates:
July 2 - July 16, 2017

Oratorio Chorus Program Dates:
July 17- 24th, 2017, in the San Panfilo Cathedral of Sulmona, and
Madonna della Libera Cathedral of Pratola Peligna

•COSI 2017’s Live Audition Tour is complete, and offers have been or are being made. Late applicants will be considered on an individual basis by contacting cosi.program.manager@gmail.comCHECK BELOW  for updated role availability. Please note that offers may be in progress for roles not yet filled.

•The application deadline for all other programs is Monday, February 20th: •Opera Chorus Oratorio Chorus Independent Study (one month) Study Intensive (two weeks) COSI Academy Composition Collaborative Piano and Continuo Internships in stage directing, conducting (orchestra or chorus) stage management, and production.

Regularly CHECK BELOW  For Role Availability Updates In:

DON GIOVANNI by W.A. Mozart  April 26, 2017
Don Giovanni – 1 open, 1 filled.
Leporello – FILLED
Il Commendatore – FILLED
Donna Anna – FILLED
Don Ottavio – FILLED
Donna Elvira – FILLED
Masetto – FILLED
Zerlina – FILLED

L’ELISIR D’AMORE by Gaetano Donizetti  UPDATED  May 1, 2017
Nemorino – FILLED
Adina – FILLED
Gianetta – FILLED
Belcore – FILLED
Dulcamara – FILLED

SUOR ANGELICA  by Giacomo Puccini UPDATED May 1, 2017
Suor Angelica – FILLED
Princess – FILLED
Abbess -FILLED
Monitress – FILLED
Mistress of the Novices – FILLED
Sister Genovieffa – FILLED
Osmina – 2 open
Sister Dolcina – FILLED
The Nursing Sister – FILLED
The Alms Sisters – 3 Filled, one open
A Novice – FILLED
The Lay Sisters – 3 Filled, one open

Bellini – I Capuleti e I Montecchi
Tebaldo – FILLED
Giulietta – FILLED
Gluck – Orfeo ed Euridice
Cavalli – La Calisto
Calisto – FILLED
Mercurio – FILLED
Mozart – Apollo et Hyacinthus
Melia – FILLED
Hyacinthus – FILLED
Dean Burry – Pigmalione (Workshop and Scene Premiere)
Cypra-1 open
Orpheus – FILLED

INIDIVIDUAL SINGING PLAN  (ISP) for undergraduate and advanced singers UPDATED January 15, 2017
Ongoing case-by-case acceptances. Several currently filled.

STABAT MATER, oratorio by Antonin Dvořák UPDATED Dec. 6, 2016
Soprano soloist – FILLED
Mezzo-soprano soloist – FILLED
Tenor soloist – FILLED
Baritone/Bass – FILLED

APPLY HERE with a recorded audition.

All dates, faculty, and program information are subject to change and enrolment.


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