MASTER CLASS FOR COMPOSITION
13–26 August 2018 in Mürzzuschlag
Special guest: Tristan Murail
TARGET GROUP, COURSE STRUCTURE, REPERTOIRE and COURSE LANGUAGE
Highly advanced undergraduates
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!".
CONCERT and AWARD
Participants have the opportunity to have their new pieces premièred at the final concert of this master class.
An outstanding composition by a participant in the Master Class for Composition which is originated or finalized during isa18 will be recognized with a monetary award of € 1.000,-.
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
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.
Accommodation fee: € 550
- Full board (13-nights-stay and 3 meals daily)
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.
Name: Universitaet fuer Musik und darstellende Kunst Wien
Bank: UniCredit Bank Austria AG
Please choose the option “no charges for recipient”.
If someone else is paying for you, please ensure that your name is noted on the bank transfer form.