TARGET GROUP, COURSE STRUCTURE, REPERTOIRE and COURSE LANGUAGE
Highly advanced undergraduates with performing experience.
Lessons will be taught by an assigned professor.
Every participant will receive at least 6 lessons of 45 minutes each.
Arias of operas and operettas, as well as the art song and oratorio repertoire
isa also encourages all students to bring along repertoire that has to do with the current year's motto or is linked to it in terms of music history.
You have to know the repertoire by heart.
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.
The isaFestival is the presentation platform for all isa participants, providing the opportunity to perform in public as part of its concerts.
Exceptionally high artistic quality (soloist-level) is required.
Selection and final decisions regarding invitations to perform are made by isa´s artistic director.
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)
Two arias, one by Mozart and a second one of your own free choice.
- different in character
- by different composers
(Upload .mp3 files 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)
(Upload .jpg. png. gif)
Application fee € 150
Course tuition fee € 650
- Master class including practice opportunities
- Participation in workshops, lectures, and competitions
TRAVEL & 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 (10-nights-stay and 3 meals daily)
Generally, accommodations are arranged by isa. If you make your own accommodation arrangements, please indicate when registering.
2651 Reichenau an der Rax
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.