Help Anna Study Opera in Italy

Anna Caldwell is an aspiring Opera singer with an undergraduate degree in Vocal Performance from the Baldwin-Wallace Conservatory. She currently studies with Michael Sylvester at DePaul University where she will recieve her Master's degree in 2015.

The funds raised will help Anna participate an intensive program for singers called

Musica nelle Marche

"Study abroad experiences are an important part of a well rounded vocal education. It is something that is missing from my "tool bag" and I am eager to seize this opportunity."

The program is a 3 week intesive (July 12 to August 9) and includes 20 hours/week of italian lessons, language study, voice lessons, musical and dramatic coaching, opera scenes, performances and cultural excursions. 

In addition to the money raised here Anna has recieved a $1,750 scholarship from DePaul. The money raised will help cover all expenses which are broken down below:

$4,675 Program Tuition & Housing:
Textbooks, Italian lessons, Musical Coachings, Voice Lessons, Housing (home stay,) Opening Day Luncheon, Wine Tour, Wine Tasting, Overnight Venice/Verona excursion, and Cooking class.

$1800 Flight to Italy and Train ride to Pesaro
Bologna Air (BLQ), Baggage Fees.


$400 Daily Meals: ($20/day)

$150 Additional Day Trips ($24-$50 per trip) 

Total Cost: $7,025


Anna has never been to Europe. This would be her first summer program.

Donations

  • Rita Shoemaker 
    • $200 (Offline)
    • 72 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $25 
    • 72 mos
  • Anonymous Recital Offering 
    • $147 (Offline)
    • 72 mos
  • Joanne P. 
    • $20 (Offline)
    • 72 mos
  • Scott and Ellen Smith 
    • $100 (Offline)
    • 72 mos
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Organizer

Anna Kathryn Caldwell 
Organizer
Chicago, IL
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