MASTER CLASS FOR COMPOSITION
14–25 August 2019 in Mürzzuschlag
Ensemble in residence
TARGET GROUP, COURSE STRUCTURE, REPERTOIRE and COURSE LANGUAGE
Graduate and postgraduate students or highly advanced undergraduates.
Arrival: 14 August
Departure: 25 August
Welcome meeting & Commencement of activities: 15 August
Participants are taught individually and in groups.
The participants will work to finish the compositions they have brought with them to the course; these works will be prepared for their première performances under the guidance of Jean-Bernard Matter and leading specialists as part of the workshop "Just composed!".
WORKSHOPS, LECTURES, and COACHING SESSIONS
Alongside the master classes given by well-known, leading artistic personalities, isa also offers participants additional learning opportunities in the form of workshops, lectures, and coaching sessions.
All supplementary workshops and lectures are accessible only in combination with a master class and are included in the course fee.
APPLICATION and APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS
A prerequisite for participation is having attained a high artistic level, to be certified.
Following files are required:
1. Demo recordings (audio or video)
3 compositions: recordings (.mp3 or video link) and scores (.pdf)
(Upload or send via e-mail)
2. Letter of recommendation
A letter of recommendation from a renowned professor or a recognised personality of international musical life that addresses one’s artistic qualification for this master class is required
(Upload .doc or .pdf file)
(Upload .jpg. png. gif)
Application fee € 150
Course tuition fee: € 390
- Master class including practice opportunities
- Participation in workshops, lectures, and competitions
- Free admission to all concerts of the isaFestival
Accommodation costs: see section Travel & Accommodations
NEW: Accommodation costs must not be transferred to isa's bank account, but paid to the hotel directly!
Deadline for payment of course fees: 30 June 2019
It is possible to purchase cancellation insurance. Insurance takes effect only after payment has been received! Should a claim be made, all fees paid will be reimbursed with no requirement to prove one’s reason for cancellation.
Cost: 5% of the (registration and course) fees actually paid to isa.
TRAVEL and ACCOMMODATIONS
Participants are responsible for making and paying for their own travel arrangements.
We do offer a shuttle service at each course location that runs between the local train station and the hotel on the arrival and departure dates, as well as to concerts and by special arrangement.
- Full board (13-nights-stay and 3 meals daily)
Accommodation costs (per person/ night)
Dorm (3 or 4 beds) € 53,00
NEW: Accommodation costs must not be transferred to isa's bank account, but paid directly to the hotel on the day of arrival!
Generally, accommodations are arranged by isa. If you make your own accommodation arrangements, please indicate when registering.
We would like to point out that the regular fees cover only a small percentage of the actual cost of your participation and thus represent a partial scholarship for all participants.