OPERA AND LIED MASTERCLASSES

Updated 29.2.2024

The Master Classes of Opera and Lied Summer 2024

In cooperation with Savonlinna Summer University & University of Fine Arts – Sibelius Academy

The application time starts March 1 and ends April 30.

  

CHRISTOPH PRÉGARDIEN – Lied & Opera, 26.-30.6.

Professor Christoph Prǵardien (Germany).

Correpetitor Kristian Attila (Sibelius Academy, Finland)

The participants should have at least 5-7 songs/Lieder in their repertoire, more information later. 

Application period: 1.3.-30.4.2024
Course fee: 500 € (4×45 min).

How to apply:
1) Fill in the Online application form.
2) The applicants are requested for a recording or video or link to video. The recording should include about 15 minutes freely selected repertoire. Please send the recording, your CV and possible recommendations by email: musicacademy.savonlinna@gmail.com. Ask also more info about applying!

NB! Applications are binding. In case a participant cancels his or hers attendance later than 2 weeks before the beginning of the course without a valid reason, full course fee will be charged. With a valid reason cancellation fee will be 50 €.

TOPI LEHTIPUU – Classical and modern song, 8.-13.7.

Tenor Topi Lehtipuu (Finland / UK).

Correpetitor N.N.

Application period: 1.3.-30.4.2024
Course fee: 500 € (4×45 min).

How to apply:
1) Fill in the Online application form.
2) The applicants are requested for a recording or video or link to video. The recording should include about 15 minutes freely selected repertoire. Please send the recording, your CV and possible recommendations by email: musicacademy.savonlinna@gmail.com. Ask also more info about applying!

NB! Applications are binding. In case a participant cancels his or hers attendance later than 2 weeks before the beginning of the course without a valid reason, full course fee will be charged. With a valid reason cancellation fee will be 50 €.

JOINT MASTER CLASS (both two teachers), 20.-25.7.

CHANGYONG LIAO – Chinese Art Song 

HARTMUT HÖLL – Lied

Professor Changyong Liao (Shanghai Conservatory of Music, China) and professor Hartmut Höll (Hochschule für Musik Karlsruhe, Germany).

The mutual masterclass for singers, pianists and Lied duos.

Application period: 1.3.-30.4.2024
Course fee: 500 € / duo

How to apply:
1) Fill in the Online application form.
2) The applicants are requested for a recording or video or link to video. The recording should include about 15 minutes freely selected repertoire. Please send the recording, your CV and possible recommendations by email: musicacademy.savonlinna@gmail.com. Ask also more info about applying!

NB! Applications are binding. In case a participant cancels his or hers attendance later than 2 weeks before the beginning of the course without a valid reason, full course fee will be charged. With a valid reason cancellation fee will be 50 €.

KARITA MATTILA – Opera & Lied, 25.7.

Soprano Karita Mattila (Finland)

Correpetitor Tuula Hällström (Finland)

In cooperation with Savonlinna Opera Festival.

Application period: 1.3.-30.4.2024
Course fee: 200 € (1×60 min).

How to apply:
1) Fill in the Online application form.
2) The applicants are requested for a recording or video or link to video. The recording should include about 15 minutes freely selected repertoire. Please send the recording, your CV and possible recommendations by email: musicacademy.savonlinna@gmail.com. Ask also more info about applying!

NB! Applications are binding. In case a participant cancels his or hers attendance later than 2 weeks before the beginning of the course without a valid reason, full course fee will be charged. With a valid reason cancellation fee will be 50 €.

 

MARTIN KATZ – Master Class for singers and singer-pianist duos, 27.7.-1.8.

Professor Martin Katz (USA).

Repertoire: Anglo-American, French, Italian, Spanish and Russian songs. In the final concert the participants will perform parts of Johannes Brahms’s Liebeslieder-Walzer together with 
prof. Katz and Kristian Attila as pianists.

Application period: 1.3.-30.4.2024
Course fee: 500 € (4×45 min).

How to apply:
1) Fill in the Online application form.
2) The applicants are requested for a recording or video or link to video. The recording should include about 15 minutes freely selected repertoire. Please send the recording, your CV and possible recommendations by email: musicacademy.savonlinna@gmail.com. Ask also more info about applying!

NB! Applications are binding. In case a participant cancels his or hers attendance later than 2 weeks before the beginning of the course without a valid reason, full course fee will be charged. With a valid reason cancellation fee will be 50 €.

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