INTERNATIONAL CONDUCTING MASTERCLASS

BASIC INFO

  • from August 5 to August 12
    (arrival August 4, departure August 13)
  • maximum 8 participants
  • preliminary rehearsals with soloists and piano  accompaniment
  • total 120 min. podium time + dress rehearsal and concert for each conductor with the full North Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
  • professionally produced video recording of the final concert
  • tuition fee: 1690 EUR
  • application fee: 30 EUR (non-refundable)
  • application deadline: April 30th, 2023

PROGRAMME

I. Giacomo Puccini: La Bohème

    • Quadro primo:
      • from No. 25 until the end of the Act I
        (Mimì, Rodolfo)
    • Quadro secondo:
      • Musetta´s Waltz Quando me'n vo'
    • Quadro terzo: 
      • from No. 8 until the end of the Act III
        (Mimì, Musetta, Rodolfo, Marcello)

    II. Leoš Janáček: The Cunning Little Vixen
    (Příhody lišky Bystroušky)  

    • Act I.
      • from Change of Scene (Proměna) to the end of the act
    • Act II.
      • duet Vixen, Fox (Liška, Lišák)
    • Act III.
      • the final Scene of Gamekeeper (Revírník) 

      III. Josef Suk: A Fairy Tale Op.21
      (Pohádka)

      SCHEDULE

      August 2023

      1. arrival in Teplice
      2. 10:00 – 13:00 rehearsals with piano
        14:00 – 17:00 rehearsals with piano
      3. 10:00 – 13:00 rehearsals with piano
        14:00 – 17:00 rehearsals with piano
      4. 9:30 – 13:15 rehearsal with orchestra
        14:30 – 17:00 rehearsal with soloists
      1. 09:30 – 13:15 rehearsal with orchestra
        14:30 – 17:00 rehearsal with soloists
      2. 09:30 – 13:15 rehearsal with orchestra
        14:30 – 17:00 rehearsal with soloists
      3. 09:30 – 13:15 rehearsal with orchestra
        14:30 – 17:00 rehearsal with soloists
      4. 09:30 – 13:15 rehearsal with orchestra
      5. 10:00 dress rehearsal
        19:00 concert

      REQUIREMENTS

      Each candidate is required to prepare the full published programme of the masterclass. Conductors will share podium time with the orchestra equally. Selections for the final concert will be drawn from the published programme of the masterclass.

      APPLICATION

      Candidates should fill in online application form with an attached video recording (minimum length 5 minutes) of themselves conducting a concert or opera. Rehearsal or performance videos are acceptable.

      ONLINE APPLICATION FORM

      TUITION FEES

      • Tuition fee: 1690 EUR
      • Application fee: 30 EUR (non-refundable)
        The application payment will be deducted from the tuition fee in the case of a  successful application.
      • Application deadline: April 30th, 2023

      Travel costs, health insurance and accommodation are NOT included in the tuition fee.

      All payments should be transferred to the following bank account:

      Česká spořitelna
      Mírové náměstí 2,
      400 01 Ústí nad Labem
      IBAN: CZ03 0800 0000
      0019 7050 7253
      BIC (SWIFT): GIBACZPX

      Evropská Hudební Akademie Teplice – EUROPEAN MUSIC ACADEMY in
      Teplice z.s.
      Dvořákova 1543/12
      400 01 Ústí nad Labem
      IC: 270 53 903

      DEADLINES

      • application forms and recordings must be received no later than April 30th, 2023
      • candidates will be informed of admittance no later than May 10th, 2023
      • deadline for payment of 50 percent of tuition is May 20th, 2023
      • deadline for payment of full tuition is June 20th, 2023

      EUROPEAN
      MUSIC
      ACADEMY

      15

      YEARS OF EXPERIENCES

      450

      PARTICIPANTS

      5000

      HOURS OF REHEARSALS

      120

      PERFORMANCES