Today! International Conducting Masterclass opens in Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic led by Charles Olivieri-Munroe
August 13, 2017
The masterclass takes place from 13th to 18th August 2017 in Karlovy Vary (Karlsbad). Czech Republic.
Entitlements of Participants.
There is no age limit for participation.
The course will include both orchestral rehearsals and individual conducting lessons and will culminate in the dress rehearsal and a final concert.
Each active participant will be entitled to:
- 100 minutes of podium time with Symphony Orchestra of the Karlovy Vary Symphony Orchestra - 60 minutes of podium time in sessions with piano accompaniment; - participation in all meetings, classes and rehearsals; - Each active participant will conduct at the dress rehearsal and the final concert
Each semi-active participant will be entitled to:
- 90 minutes of podium time in sessions with piano accompaniment; - participation in all meetings, classes, rehearsals and the right to attend the final concert, without conducting the orchestra.
B. Smetana - My Country ( Má Vlast ) J. Brahms - Symphony No.2 F. Liszt - Les Preludes P. Tchaikovsky - Rococo Variations (cello) J. Strauss - Die Fledermaus Overture W.A. Mozart - The Magic Flute Overture
Participants are required to select and prepare 2-3 music works from this repertoire. Conductors are expected to purchase and study their scores before the start of the masterclass for conductors. It is important that you listen to the pieces and prepare them as much as possible to gain the maximum benefits from the masterclass.
Dates and time schedule of the masterclass (13-18 August 2017)
13th August - at 12.00 - opening of the masterclass, four hand piano rehearsals, 14th August - 9:00 - 12:30 - morning orchestra rehearsal, at 14:00 - four-hands piano rehearsal, 15th August - 9:00 - 12:30- morning orchestra rehearsal, at 14:00 - four-hands piano rehearsal, 16th - 17th August - 9:00 - 12:30 orchestra rehearsals, 18th August - Dress rehearsal and the Final public concert.
The Final concert will be held 18th August in the Antonin Dvorak Concert Hall in Karlovy Vary, Windsor Carlsbad - Lázně III, Mlýnské nábřeží 5.
All qualifying active participants will conduc the final public concert and the concert program will be divided among the participants.