Learn with Kate Bolton-Porciatti


Shop upcoming courses and seminars from Kate Bolton-Porciatti—what will you learn next?

Or check out her in-person, multi-day Context Journey, an exclusive opportunity to travel for a week with Kate through Florence and Tuscany (includes daily tours and lectures, luxury accommodation, and local logistics). Click here for more information on Florence and Tuscany: Walking in History.

About the Expert:

Kate Bolton-Porciatti is a professor of Italian cultural history and music at the Istituto Lorenzo de’Medici in Florence, where she teaches BA and MA courses in the humanities. She also lectures at the British Institute, Florence, and at the Chigiana Music Academy in Siena. Kate has published extensively as an academic and a journalist; she is a music critic for BBC Music and a travel writer for The Daily Telegraph, UK. Before moving to Italy permanently in 2005, she was a senior producer and broadcaster for BBC Arts & Classical Music in London and has won prestigious Jerusalem and Sony Awards for her programs. She did her M.Phil. thesis in Italy, exploring the musical culture of early Renaissance Florence.