The University of British Columbia
Faculty of Arts
and School of Music Host:
VISI 2014, May 29 to June 22
Program details to be announced very soon!
Explore the new horizons of Art Song
SINGERS, PIANISTS, COMPOSERS, SCHOLARS, TEACHERS
ACTORS, DIRECTORS, CREATIVE WRITERS
VISI is a meeting place for groundbreaking studies in the interpretation and performance of ART SONG. Our programs for young artists, emerging professionals, and career development integrate groundbreaking innovation in song interpretation, performance practice, composition, scholarship, research, and multi-media creation.
Please click here to read a recent article in Classical Singer written by one of our alumni.
(This article was generously provided by Classical Singer Magazine -www.classicalsinger.com)
The intensive learning environment and the SONGFIRE Festival of Song provide a comprehensive immersion into the heart of Art Song, inspiring new perspectives and transformative approaches. Guided by internationally renowned artists, scholars, and other experts, enjoy dynamic and intensive masterclasses, coachings, workshops, lectures, collaborative retreats, and Art Song Theatre production. Explore the new directions of arts for social change. Take the stage at VISI and share your own daring creativity.
Transform your views of Art Song and its contemporary relevance in the world.
"VISI creatively pursues imagination, penetrating scholarship, close poetic readings, sensitive musicianship, and what it means to be deeply immersed in the arts every day of one’s life. VISI frees the mind and focuses the ear towards the musical spirit of song - its thoughts, feelings, and philosophies." - VISI participant.