Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival
Masterclass: July 12th – July 16th 2006
For the first time Thomas Hampson is going to teach at the Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival. The classes will take place together with the Orchestra Academy in Salzau and will focuson orchestral songs by Gustav Mahler (“Kindertotenlieder” and songs from “Des Knaben Wunderhorn”). A final concert is planned in Salzau.
The masterclass is meant for applicants with finished vocal studies. All applicants are asked to send an audio-CD with three different songs (at least one song by Mahler, one song and another piece of your own choice). Please send also an artistic CV together with your entry form.
International Sommerakademie 2006
Masterclass: August 25th, 2006 at 2:30 pm.
The workshop will take place in Reichenau.
The four course venues Semmering, Mürzzuschlag, Raach and Reichenau situated in the impressive southern region of Lower Austria, offer the ideal conditions for Master courses, Workshops and the Music Festival due to their atmosphere which is charged with a rich cultural history, and their excellent infrastructure. This beautiful region, which has inspired artists for centuries, provides the perfect setting within which to tackle, in an exciting manner, the repertoire of the musical heritage of central Europe .