Anthony Blake Clark
Music Director, Baltimore Choral Arts Society
Chorus Director, Dallas Symphony
& Stan Engebretson
Conductor Laureate, National Philharmonic Chorale
June 29 - July 5, 2024
~ Perform Vivaldi's Gloria and cathedral choral classics in the historic Basilica San Giovanni di Napoli for a gala concert sponsored by the International Rotary Club of Naples. An Italian chorus has been invited to join us.
~ Celebrate the 4th of July with a memorable concert - Independence Day Americana - with Broadway hits, patriotic songs, and spirituals in the enchanting gardens of the Palazzo Mezzacapo - a much anticipated evening for our Italian audiences!
Tour renowned cultural landmarks and stunning landscapes:
~ Explore this magnificent area of the Mediterranean, where for centuries artists and musicians have come for inspiration and to soak up the beauty - from the lush vineyards and terraced lemon groves to the rocky buffs and vivid sea. Visit some of the world's most dramatic sights: the haunting excavations of Pompeii, the enchanting seaside town of Amalfi, the majesty of Ravello's villas, and more.
Accommodation in gracious festival hotels situated only steps from the beach.
Two meals a day: Breakfast buffet and classic 3-course Italian dinners (wine included). One free evening.
Excursions with guide to Pompeii and Ravello.
Bilingual tour assistant and experienced festival personnel to assure every detail goes smoothly.
Two performances as part of the Amalfi Coast Music & Arts Festival.
Presentations on art and architecture of the area.
Optional gourmet cooking class: “Specialties of Mediterranean Cuisine."
Cost: $2,195 (not including airfare)
A deposit of $500 is required at the time of registration plus a $45 registration fee.
On-line payment by credit card is available through PayPal. No PayPal account is required.
Balance due will be made in two payments. Invoices will be sent to trip participants with the deadline for those amounts.
Friends and family members are welcome to join the tour. They will enjoy the same special trips and group activities and attend concerts on the other side of the podium. Registration form has a section for guests. Cost is the same.
Join fellow choristers for an unforgettable singing-vacation in Maiori, Italy! Bring family members and friends along to enjoy this unique experience.
Our 2024 season will feature members of the Baltimore Choral Arts Society under the baton of Anthony Blake Clark, Music Director, joined by National Philharmonic Chorale alums with Stan Engebretson, Conductor Laureate. Other singers are invited to participate.
During the festival, singers will have the opportunity to perform the classics of choral repertoire at historic cloisters and cathedrals on the Amalfi Coast. Here you can experience sacred music in the spaces it was created for.
How to sign up
Submit the registration form (with on-line payment) on our website or mail in form and with registration fee and deposit.
Registration deadline for new choristers is Jan. 31, 2024.
All singers will have access to on-line rehearsal videos for their voice part with orchestration in background.
Rehearsals for Baltimore-area singers will start at the end of April, 2024 . The full schedule will be announced in 2024.
For questions or more details