Press Releases

AUDITIONS FOR THE CANADIAN VOCAL ARTS INSTITUTE

Montreal, September 25, 2019 – The Canadian Vocal Arts Institute summer program is held in Montréal, Canada, from July 20 to August 7 2020, at the Music Faculty of Université de Montréal. ICAV 2020 vocal program, is directed by New England Conservatory Chair of Opera Studies, Director Joshua Major. Born in Toronto, Mr. Major has worked as a stage director for nearly 30 years throughout the Unites States and Canada, developing an impressively diverse repertoire of productions. He will continue to be a stage director for the Canadian Vocal Arts Institute, whom he has directed annually since 2004.

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CONDUCTOR DAVID ROSENMEYER TO REPLACE MAESTRO PAUL NADLER

Montreal, Monday, JULY 15, 2019 – It is with great regrets that the Canadian Vocal Arts Institute announces that Paul Nadler, coartistic director and conductor, has to cancel his presence due to health issues. We wish him a full and speedy recovery. We are thankful to him for referring David Rosenmeyer, associate conductor of the Oratorio Society of New York, to replace him. He is well accustomed with CVAI, having been a faculty member for many editions. Maestro Rosenmeyer will conduct ICAV’s Opera La Bohème by Ruggero Leoncavallo.

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SOME 50 YOUNG SINGERS IN TEN PUBLIC EVENTS FOR CVAI MONTREAL VOCAL ARTS FESTIVAL 16th EDITION

Montreal, Monday, May 27, 2019 – The 16th edition of the Canadian Vocal Arts Institute and Montreal Vocal Arts Festival will take place from July 22 to August 9, 2019. Some 50 most talented young singers from 12 countries will perfect their craft under the tutelage of world renowned teachers.

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AUDITIONS FOR THE CANADIAN VOCAL ARTS INSTITUT

Montréal, December 13, 2018 – The Canadian Vocal Arts Institute summer program is held in Montréal, from July 22 to August 10, 2019, at the Music Faculty of Université de Montréal. ICAV is Co directed by Metropolitan Opera Coach Joan Dornemann and MET conductor Paul Nadler.

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54 YOUNG SINGERS FOR AN UNFORGETTABLE 15th EDITION

Montreal, June 18 2018 – The 15th edition of the Montreal Vocal Arts Festival will host 54 talented young singers from 13 countries who will amaze the audience by their performance while they perfect their craft under world-renowned teachers. This great celebration of singing under the artistic direction of Joan Dornemann and Paul Nadler will take place from July 23 to August 10, 2018.

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VOCAL ARTS FESTIVAL: THE WORLD’S BEST YOUNG SINGERS ARE IN TOWN !

Montreal, June 5 2017 – Presented by the Canadian Vocal Arts Institute (CVAI), the 14th edition of the Montreal Vocal Arts Festival offers you a privileged access to some of the most promising young singers around and world renowned teachers.

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