Entries by Dror Navaro


STONY HILL INN National Historic Landmark Hackensack, New Jersey 231 Polifly Road, Hackensack, N.J. RESERVE THE DATE Fri, May 6, 2016 6 o’clock pm Excellence in Performance joins Excellence in Cuisine The Altamura/Caruso International Voice Competition winners, Thrilling international voices, Violinist, Song and Dance Benefit for Peace Tour “Reverence for Life” in Poland Unequaled Excellence!!! […]

Awarded Prestigious Grant for Second Tour of Poland

FOR RELEASE JANUARY 25, 2016 Contact: Carmela Altamura Tel: 201-863-8724 (winter) Altamura Center for the Arts 4000 Bergenline Avenue Union City, NJ 07087 – or – 404 Winter Clove Road Round Top, NY 12473 t: 201-863-8724 (winter) e: icpainc@optonline.net Altamura Center Awarded Prestigious Grant for Summer Music Festival and Second Tour of Poland Union City, […]


ALTAMURA CENTER FOR THE ARTS 2015 Dear Center Supporter, 2015 is going to be an EXCITING year here at the Altamura Center.. Our calendar is  already filled with a wonderful and diverse selection of performances… APRIL 26th: Fundraiser for Center at Brandywine Restaurant 2-6 MAY 3rd: Mandolins & Celebrated Melodies Alla Napoletana JUNE 28th: ALL […]

Masterclass & Country Festival October 28 – November 1 2015, Italy

Carmela Altamura, singing teacher and President of Altamura/Caruso International Voice Competition Casale Di Tormaggiopre Pomezia Roma Masterclass & Country Festival October 28 – November 1 2015, Italy     “Working with Carmela Altamura was an amazing experience. Her approach to singing is so natural, and my voice seemed to respond very quickly. It feels and […]


As we come to the end of another year, we leave behind unexpected endings and look forward to unimagined beginnings . Due to the challenging times, one can easily fall into discouragement. But around the corner there is always the unexpected– Divine Providence. Many of you insisted that we should forge ahead, but with a […]

Sydney’s Letter

Dear Carmela, When you were casting people for La Serva Padrona, I don’t think I ever would have thought how much that one meeting would change my life. Before that, I was an unhealthy belter, I barely had any technique, and to sing opera seemed like an unattainable goal. But now, not only is that […]