FAQ

Frequently Asked Question

HOW MANY STUDENTS WILL CONDUCT THE FINAL CONCERT ?
This choice is up to the teacher and tehre is not a minimum or a maximum number of students admitted to the final concert

WILL THE STUDENTS OBTAIN A DIPLOMA AT THE END OF THE MASTERCLASS ?
The students will obtain an official certificate

HOW MANY STUDENTS WILL BE ADMITTED TO THE MASTERCLASS ?
Usually we admit around 20 active participants, there is no limit to the auditors

HOW MUCH PODIUM TIME WILL THE STUDENTS HAVE ?
Usually around 90 minutes plus the dress rehearsal and the final concert.

I AM A MUSICIAN, I’D LIKE TO CONDUCT BUT I HAVE NOT EXPERIENCE WITH ORCHESTRAS, HOW CAN I KNOW IF FCM IS A GOOD CHOICE FOR ME ?
It is hard to say in a few words: the best thing is to call or email the organisation and explain your actual situation.

DO YOU DO IN ORDER TO HELP ME DEVELOPING MY CAREER ?
First of all, we teach you and give you an impressive amount of podium time, then we do great effort in order to give our best students the maximum visibility with theatres, orchestras and agencies.
We usually invite representatives of International Artists Agencies and music critics and we recommend our best students to well knows international orhcestras and theatres. Until now not less than 12 of our students have been hired by professional orchestras worldwide and some of them are now working as professionals around the world

CAN I VIDEO RECORD THE LESSONS ?
Of course you can. The organisation also records every orchestra session with a front camera (that is also used for the theoric lessons in the morning) and the recorded material is given to the students at the end of the course

DO I HAVE TO PAY FOR THE RECORDINGS ?
No, the recordings are included in the course fee

IS THE FINAL CONCERT RECORDED AS WELL ?
Yes, the final concert is recorded. We will also give the recording of the final concert to the students as soon as possible