ADVANCED COURSE: July 8-15 2017
JUNIOR COURSE: JULY 12,13,14 2017
With pleasure we announce the 6th edition of the Vila-seca Music Festival, which will take place from 8-15 July 2017. There will be a great line-up of internationally renowned artists, headed by the masters Edith Fischer, Jura Margulis, Jean-Marc Luisada and Geoffrey Madge.
We offer courses for advanced students (full week) as well as a dedicated course for Juniors (three days). For applications please request an application form by writing an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Edith Fischer – International concert pianist and pedagogue, most important student of Claudio Arrau, Santiago de Chile, Switzerland
Jura Margulis – International concert pianist, pedagogue – www.juramargulis.comjuramargulis.com
Jean-Marc Luisada – International concert pianist, pedagogue – http://www.jeanmarcluisada.com/
Geoffrey Douglas Madge – International concert pianist, pedagogue http://www.geoffreymadge.com
Pierre Réach – Escola Superior de Música de Catalunya Barcelona, CRR PARIS, prof honoris causa Cons superior Shanghai – www.pierre-reach.com
Karst de Jong – Escola Superior de Música de Catalunya Barcelona, Royal Conservatoire Den Haag – www.karstdejong.com
Patrick Zygmanovsky – Ecole Normale Alfred Cortot Paris, permanent invited professor Osaka college of music – Website Duo Ykeda
Marcel Baudet – Conservatory of Amsterdam, Yehudi Menuhin school of music, London – www.marcelbaudet.com
Juan Lago – Conservatory of Valencia – www.juanlago.com
Chenxi Li – Central Conservatory of Music, Piano Academy at Gulangyu, Xiamen. Head of piano department – www.ccompag.cn
The festival will be held in and around the beautiful Concert hall “Auditori Josep Carreras” and the conservatory of Vila-seca, near Tarragona, Spain. Besides the great hall with its excellent Steinway D piano there are two smaller concert halls and many teaching rooms with grand- and upright piano’s. All participants have considerable time for practicing during the week.
Address: Conservatorio Municipal de Música, Av. Generalitat, 27, 43480 Vila-seca. Webpage of the Conservatory: conservatori
Each participant will receive 4 individual masterclasses, each from a different professor. Preferences can be indicated in the application form (see link above). About 60% of all masterclasses will be public, so one can learn from the teaching of others as well.
There will be a few musical encounters on specific subjects, such as a certain piece or style. A few of these encounters will be scheduled as a group event in the afternoons. More information will follow.
Most of the artists will perform either a solo or shared recital. This means there will be outstanding concerts every day!
Active participation includes 4 lessons with different professors during the week, attendance to the concerts and other activities. Fee: inscription, classes and concerts 530 euro’s. Accomodation and meals not included.