INTERNATIONAL MASTERCLASS FOR CONDUCTORS Saturday 9 January – Friday 15 January 2016 Liepaja Symphony Orchestra, Latvia Maestro Frans Rasmussen / Maestro Martin Akerwall

INTERNATIONAL MASTERCLASS FOR CONDUCTORS
Saturday 9 January – Friday 15 January 2016
Liepaja Symphony Orchestra, Latvia
Maestro Frans Rasmussen / Maestro Martin Akerwall
Scandinavian orchestral Conductors Academy (OCA) offers a masterclass with high profiled Scandinavian conductors Akerwall and Rasmussen that will ensure you more active with less time spend watching others to refine your technical skills and work intensively with your individual challenges in the art of conducting.
The masterclass includes 100 minutes podium time, individual coaching, video analysis and additional piano sessions. The tuition focus will be on conducting technique, different aspects of analyzing and understanding the score. Rhetoric communication and rehearsal techniques that include psychological aspects of orchestral conducting, preparing yourself and the score for rehearsals and the concert. One-hour personal coaching sessions will be given on request.
The venue takes place in Liepaja Symphony Orchestra’s new concert hall in Latvia.
All orchestral sessions will be recorded on video. The masterclass has no age-limit.
REPERTOIRE (For orchestral rehearsals)
Mandatory Repertoire:
Mendelssohn Symphony 5
Brahms Symphony 2
Tchaikovsky Symphony 6
Optional Repertoire: (minimum choice one)
Mozart Magic Flute Overture
Beethoven Leonora Overture 2 Overture
Verdi La Forza del Destino
Wagner Siegfried Idyll
Special featured mandatory repertoire for analysis & piano sessions
Stravinsky Le Sacre de Printemps
Conductors are expected to purchase and study all mandatory repertoire prior to the start of the course.
To gain the maximum benefits from the course we recommend you to know the entire repertoire.
TO APPLY
To apply send an E-mail toocamasterclass@gmail.com
with your name, address, nationality, phone & mobile numbers and a short CV.
CONDITIONS AND FEES FOR PARTICIPATING IN THE MASTERCLASS
Application fee € 50
To secure your participation, please make sure to pay the deposit of € 50
within two weeks after receiving our acceptance of your participation.
Participation fee
€ 1500 /active (100 minutes podium-time)
€ 750 / Semi active (50 minutes podium-time)
Your participation fee should be transferred via bank no later than 10 December 2015.
Bank Details:
Bank: Jyske Bank
Reference: Liepaja 16003
Account Number: 5050-0001575802
BIC: JYBADKKK
IBAN: DK0550500001575802
For further information, please visithttp://www.conductorsacademy.com


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