SONÇA international project history

 

2013

MUSIARTE is a joint project between SONÇA international and Universidade Pedagógica with the mission to provide music education as a follow-up project of MeetingCultures.

  • project idea, project management and fundraising   
  • development of education concept / tuition modules
  • local implementation

2012

Production of series of classical concerts for HCB in Beira & Maputo - Classical concerts with The Johannesburg Festival Orchestra & all classical mu from Mozambique. Concerts with a live-multimedia show including recording of the concerts for a DVD & CD production as well as for TV broadcasting

  • project concept, project management
  • technical and artistic direction

Project start
in 2011

Concept and launch of the educational initiative "MeetingCultures" - creating sustainable, long-term educational programmes, offering teaching modules for music (voice & instrumental) and acting to young talents in the southern Africa. Launch of a first pilot project in Mozambique. Charity-Recitals & fundraising tour with Stella Mendonça & associated artists - more information: www.MeetingCultures.org

  • project idea, project management and fundraising   
  • development of education concept / tuition modules
  • local implementation

Project start
in 2010

Launch of the opera project „Terra Sonâmbula“, commission of composition and production based on Mia Couto’s same title novel (http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mia_Couto), libretto written by Henning Mankell (www.henningmankell.com), composer in evaluation - more information: www.TerraSonambula.com

  • project idea, concept, project management and fundraising
  • technical and artistic direction

2010

Three recital programs with Stella Mendonça & Paul Suits on piano in Switzerland and Portugal:
Songs of Rossini & Puccini, Lieder und Arien von Mazart, Opernabend mit Stella

  • programming, production and presenter
  • event organisation and marketing

 

Since 2009

Mandate of basel sinfonietta

  • sponsoring strategy and sponsor acquisition

 

2009

Recital Rossini & Puccini with Stella Mendonça & Paul Suits on piano

  • programming, production and presenter
  • event organisation and marketing

 

2008/09

Realisation of the promotion clip Land of contrast (www.land-of-contrast.com) for Mozambique’s ministry of tourism

  • project idea, concept, project management and funding (private-public sponsoring
  • world-premiere and presentation @ WTM London and ITB Berlin

 

2008

First symphonic concert in an African national park (World-Premiere) in partnership with Limpopo national park

  • local organisation, logistics and fundraising
  • video direction

2002

Production of Carmen / Bizet: First opera production in the history of Mozambique, in collaboration with the universities of Pretoria and Maputo, 150 artists on stage

  • project idea, concept, project management and fundraising
  • technical and artistic direction
  • presenter in Maputo and Beira

Since 2002

Succession of the voice studio „studio di belcanto“, founded in 1984 by Denis Hall - www.donnastella.net

  • general management -  technique „Gracia y Lamberti“
  • voice school for students, professionals and young talents
  • coaching and auditions

Since 1998

Presenter of classic concerts and recitals in Switzerland, France USA and Southern Africa

  • project idea, concept, project management and fundraising
  • music programming / artistic direction