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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

2023 APPLICATIONS (deadline: July 14th, 2023)
Norma by Vincenzo Bellini
November 18th to 29th, 2023
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.

CALL 2023 (dealine: July 14th, 2023)

The application form for Conductors or Répétiteurs must be sent by July 14th, 2023.
The call for applications is available down here in pdf with the application form.

Send your application:

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)