Apply now for the Gstaad Conducting Academy 2016! The closing date for applications is 31 January 2016. The Gstaad Menuhin Festival & Academy (Switzerland) presents the 3rd edition of the GSTAAD

Apply now for the Gstaad Conducting Academy 2016!

The closing date for applications is 31 January 2016.

The Gstaad Menuhin Festival & Academy (Switzerland) presents the 3rd edition of the GSTAAD

CONDUCTING ACADEMY:

Duration & place 25 July – 17 August 2016 in Les Diablerets and Gstaad, Switzerland

Professors: Neeme Järvi (Artistic advisor of the Gstaad Conducting Academy), Kristjan Järvi, Leonid

Grin and Gennady Rozhdestvensky (Guest professor from 11 until 17 August)

More than 3 weeks of daily public masterclasses with the Gstaad Festival Orchestra / Video analyses

& Lectures / 3 final concerts conducted by the participants + 2 two exclusive festival concerts,

offering the opportunity for especially gifted participants to perform concertante on the stage on a

great scale / Free access to the festival concerts.

Repertoire

Works by Honegger, Martinu, Berlioz, Mozart, Beethoven, Brahms, Mendelssohn, Tschaikowski and

Rossini

Neeme-Järvi-Prize

The “Neeme-Järvi-Prize“ – 2016 already awarded for the second time – offers participants at the

Conducting Academy the special chance of being invited as guest conductor for professional

orchestras in Switzerland.

More information about Gstaad Conducting Academy and application:

http://www.gstaadacademy.ch

Contact: lw@gstaadmenuhinfestival.ch


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