Great masterpieces deserve great talents. Young musicians selected for a path of training and in depth analysis on the Italian Opera.

The Riccardo Muti Italian Opera Academy project was successfully launched in 2015.
The international call is open to Conductors and Répétiteurs; applications to be effective students will be evaluated by an examination board and the selected candidates will get to the in-person final admission exam with Riccardo Muti.

After the final selection, the selected candidates can actively participate to the full immersion educational experience for free. This includes:

Any travel cost, as well as boarding and lodging costs will be at the own cost of every participant.

Find out the alumni’s next artistic commitments

Mozart's "Don Giovanni"

Fondazione Prada – Milano

The secrets of musical construction are passed on from Maestro to the students in a natural symbiosis leading them together to the final goal of interpretation.
At the end of the educational experience Conductors and Répétiteurs will receive a Certificate of Participation and listeners will receive a Certificate of Attendance. Both certificates will be signed by Riccardo Muti.


In accordance with the Italian Legislative Decree of June, 30th 2003, n. 196 “Code about the protection of personal data” and any modification that followed, the personal data communicated through the application forms to the academy, or in relation with the participation in the academy, will be subject to treatment in compliance with the above-mentioned Italian law and any Italian law obligation. The data can be treated with electronic devices, respecting any obligation of the Italian law or other regulations and will be preserved in magnetic and printed archives. Personal data will be kept strictly reserved, will not be transferred or communicated to third parties, with the exception of subjects for whom this discretion is recognised by the Italian law and is strictly necessary in relation with the activity they will carry out. The parties interested in the above-mentioned treatment can exercise every right considered in the Art. 7 of the Italian Legislative Decree of June, 30th 2003, n. 196. The data controller is RM Music Srl.

For further information,
email us or call us:
General secretary
Ph: +39 0544 217036
(Monday to Friday, office hours: 9 am – 1 pm and 2.30 pm – 5pm)