Application of Tactus principle to the whole opera
Tactus empowers individuals: “Who’s the conductor: I am!”
Theory of Visions – "imagine the picture as you say the word."
Audience training – fanfares, welcome speech.
2013: La Morte d'Orfeo (1619)
The River Hebro with the head of Orpheus
Early Opera,Baroque Gesture, Historical Action
Historically Informed Productions Research - Training - Performance
Il Corago offers promoters, ensembles, festivals and opera houses a unique resource for productions of early opera.
We provide stage and/or musical direction, and as much (or as little) production back-up as you require, from advice on repertoire, preparing editions, costume and set design & construction, to singers, actors, continuo- players, technical assistants etc