isa is the International Summer Academy of the mdw – University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna. Each year, more than 300 participants from 40 different nations receive training geared to highly advanced and talented musicians at master classes taught by high-calibre instructors. And the isaFestival presents the highlights from 14 days of intensive artistic work in more than 40 concerts!
MASTER CLASSES – COURSE STRUCTURE
Lessons are taught by a pre-determined combination of professors.
Chamber Music (String Instruments, Piano): Ensembles generally receive lessons from all chamber music instructors present at the course.
WORKSHOPS, LECTURES, AND COACHING SESSIONS
In addition to the two-week master classes with leading artistic personalities, participants can also take advantage of the unique platform of training and experimentation provided by isa’s supplementary offerings.
The isaFestival is the presentation platform for all isa participants and an opportunity to perform in public.
The participants will have the opportunity to win awards for an outstanding interpretation of a work. These competitions (course-specific and overall) will take place as part of the concerts and auditions during the second week.
Highly advanced undergraduates with performing experience.
15 February 2020- 15 April 2020