MASTER CLASS FOR CONTEMPORARY MUSIC
15–25 August 2019 in Mürzzuschlag

Strings
Barbara Lüneburg violin, viola
Martina Schucan cello

Winds
Thomas Frey  flute
Richard Haynes / Ensemble Proton Bern & ELISION  clarinet 

Piano
Florian Müller / Klangforum Wien

Ensemble Coach
Jean-Bernard Matter

TARGET GROUP, COURSE STRUCTURE, and COURSE LANGUAGE

TARGET GROUP
Graduate and postgraduate or highly advanced undergraduates with performing experience.

COURSE STRUCTURE
Arrival: 15 August
Departure: 25 August
Welcome meeting & Commencement of activities: 16 August

- Daily individual and/or ensemble lessons.
- max. 5 participants / class
- All professors will provide exemplary repertoire lists and links (videos/clips)

LESSONS
16–25 August

COURSE LANGUAGE
English

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 only accessible in combination with a master class and are included in the course fee.

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APPLICATION and APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

A prerequisite for participation is having attained a high artistic level, to be certified.

Following files are required:

1. Two demo recordings (audio or video)
- 1 contemporary piece

- 1 classical piece
(Upload .mp3 file or links)

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)

3. Photo
(Upload .jpg. png. gif)

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FEES

Application fee € 150
Course tuition fee: € 250

  • 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 directly to the hotel!

 

PAYMENT DEADLINES & CANCELLATION INSURANCE
In order to finalise your application, the application fee of EUR 150.- has to be transferred to our bank account until 15 April 2019 at the latest!
Deadline for payment of course fees: 30 June 2019
 
From 15 July 2019, the course fee can only be reimbursed in proven cases of force majeure (e.g. illness, accident, death in the family, etc.). In no case will the registration fee be refunded!

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.

Accommodation includes

  • Full board (11 overnight stays and 3 meals daily)

Accommodation costs (per person/night)
Double Room € 56,00
Dorm (3 or 4 beds) € 53,00


ATTENTION: 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.

Accommodation
HOTEL WINKLER
Stadtplatz 3
8680 Mürzzuschlag

SCHOLARSHIP
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.
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CONTACT INFORMATION

isa – International Summer Academy of the mdw
Anton-von-Webern-Platz 1
1030 Vienna
AUSTRIA

Mag.a Christine Seblatnig
T +43-1-71155-5110
F +43-1-71155-5199
isa-music@mdw.ac.at
www.isa-music.org


 

 

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