The Schola pueroum "Franchino Gaffurio" with a musical focus has officially opened enrollments for the new school year 2022-2023 and the Veneranda Fabbrica del Duomo invites you to discover this extraordinary and unique reality, with an excellent training offer (class IV of primary school - class III of lower secondary school), linked to the Music Chapel of the Milan Cathedral: the oldest cultural institution in our city, active continuously since 1402.
Each student is included ina unique educational journey, professionally learning the vocal technique (with the possibility of studying the piano and pipe organ) and belonging as a chorist to the Musical Chapel of the Milan Cathedral, with the opportunity to singing at solemn celebrations in the Duomo, tour in Italy and abroad and having cultural exchanges with the most prestigious international choirs.
Singing in the Milan Cathedral on the occasion of the celebrations offers that concrete practice of music which represents an important added value. Precisely this practice - in addition to being an excellent preparation for each student for a future professional study of music in the Conservatory - is the means through which students learn a specific and rigorous method of work attentive to detail which can then be declined by the students. - in youth and adult life - in every discipline, ensuring that important scientific rigor that will be appreciated both in studies and in the various professions.
The composition of each class is n. 10-12 students to allow a personalized attention to the formation of each one. The school is state-owned - separate complex of the “Istituto Comprensivo Statale P. THOUAR - L. GONZAGA” - supervised by the Veneranda Fabbrica del Duomo which offers various additional services: a specific teacher takes care of the vocal technique of the children - as individuals and as a choir - and there are masters who teach to play the piano and the organ. Furthermore, the children are offered various extracurricular activities ina specific educational project aimed at the integral formation of the person.
The school complex is located in Milan, via Corsico 6 (Porta Genova area) in a building - belonging to a parish complex - recently renovated by the Veneranda Fabbrica del Duomo di Milano in compliance with all current safety regulations.
Those interested can contact the Musical Chapel of the Duomo at the following addresses: e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; tel. +39.328.8297476.